43 days ago

Increasing traffic volume strengthens community's resolve to fight for Woodend Bypass

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Northern Outlook

Supporters of a bypass around a North Canterbury town have been galvanised by the Government's plans to inject more money into road and rail.

Despite protests, a petition and a series of meetings, Woodend residents had become resigned to a 10-year wait after the NZ Transport Agency confirmed the bypass around their town was not on its short-term agenda.

But Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey said there was renewed vigour to fight for the project as the road was getting busier every year.

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1 day ago

What would you do with $50 million?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

Lotto's $42 million Powerball rolled over on Wednesday night, boosting the prize to $50m on Saturday - potentially the biggest ever.

To read more, click here.

What would you do with $50 million?

29 minutes ago

Create scrabble art

The Team from Resene ColorShop Rangiora

Repurpose old Scrabble tiles and picture frames together to create cute and colourful word art.

Have fun creating your own messages and paint the frames in your favourite Resene colours.

Make the most of this weekend with this easy step by step project idea from Resene.

Find out how to create your own.

39 minutes ago

Gel polish

Debbie from Rangiora

Is anyone selling gel polish?