30 days ago

Have you seen Mike McClennan?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

The search for the 75-year-old former international rugby league player is continuing. The dementia patient was last seen walking north at Hatfield Beach, North Auckland, on Wednesday, wearing a red and black cardigan and blue jeans. Someone may have given Mike a lift north - sometimes he thinks he is a fugitive who has escaped prison.

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5 hours ago

Would you pay to see Tāne Mahuta?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

Te Roroa is thinking about restricting access to iconic kauri Tāne Mahuta to paid tours only in an effort to stop kauri dieback spreading. The iwi has just won a biodiversity award for the way it has responded to the threat of the disease. What do you think? Would you pay to see Tāne Mahuta?

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4 hours ago

Will you trade in your old lifejacket?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Coastguard is offering discounts on new lifejackets when you trade in your old ones, with the Old4New van coming to Marsden Cove Marina on December 7. Will you trade in your old lifejacket this summer? Why or why not?

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7 hours ago

What's On: Goodnight Kiwi with Ian Jones

Amy from Somerville

The Warehouse is hosting in-store storytelling session narrated by famous Kiwi Ian Jones.
Goodnight Kiwi with Ian Jones
  • The Warehouse Whangarei