Articles By: Lorraine Wilson

Winter wonderland

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OHOPE art gallery 4 Arts Sake will take on a warm and intriguing glow this weekend when its Winter Wonderland display lights up on today.…

Chook rehab

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Kelly Phelps rehabilitates chooks. Ex battery farm chooks. She runs the only known facility in New Zealand that not only rescues and rehomes them, but…

Time for fresh challenge

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AFTER 20 years of service to Hospice Eastern Bay of Plenty, the departure of Rosemary Sloman this month has left some large boots to fill. The…

Spindle britches

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THE iconic plaid woollen blankets that once kept the nation warm are being reinvented by children’s hand-made clothing company, Spindle Britches. Ohope woman Belinda Standen…

Homing happy hens

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BUNNINGS carpark was alive with the gentle clucking of hens this week when Mamaku-based battery hen rescue organisation, Free as a Bird Rescue, made a…

Health project launches

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A NEW health initiative aimed at helping people who require urgent specialist attention but face detrimentally-long wait times in the public system, has been launched…