Articles Categorized: Video

Light party breaks record + video

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FRIDAY’S Light Party shot at the world light stick record was successful – provisionally. Organisers must now wait up to eight weeks for the attempt,…

Chip-slinging good time at Woodskills

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A FALLING shovel and a dash to the finish line drew gasps from the crowd watching Kawerau’s Big Dig final on Sunday afternoon. The woodchip…

Bulls attract strong interest

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THE annual Charwell Hereford Stud bull auction attracted its usual strong buyer following on Wednesday. Farmers from throughout the Eastern Bay, Rotorua and the Western…

Double derby delights

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THE Whakatane Roller Derby League kept their undefeated home record intact with another convincing win at the Whakatane War Memorial Centre on Saturday. They beat…

Baker goes solo [+ Video]

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BEACON photographer Troy Baker is staging his first solo exhibition this month at Te Koputu, Whakatane’s library and exhibition centre. The exhibition “The Darkness of…

Trident fall short of trophy

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UP against a superior side, Trident High School’s first XV couldn’t get their hands on the Chiefs Trophy. They were well beaten 41-15 by Hamilton…

Fire destroys farmhouse

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AS an old Thornton farmhouse burned this week, concerned neighbours yelled and knocked on windows in fear that someone could be inside. Fortunately no-one was…