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Epsom: profiling NZ’s most controversial electorate

Press Release – Roy Morgan Research

Epsom: profiling NZ’s most controversial electorate

Welcome to the wealthy inner Auckland electorate of Epsom: home of coat-tailing, the Tea Tapes, a convicted outgoing MP… and heavy newspaper and magazine readership. Read more »

Huge Number of Immigrants Puts Pressure on

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

Huge Number of Immigrants Puts Pressure on
New Zealand cannot deal with almost 800 people settling here every week – it is just not common sense, says New Zealand First. Read more »

Auckland Man Fuelling Fast Jets in Darwin

Press Release – New Zealand Defence Force

Auckland Man Fuelling Fast Jets in Darwin


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NZ welcomes UN SIDS visitors

Press Release – New Zealand Government

NZ welcomes UN SIDS visitors
Foreign Minister Murray McCully today welcomed the dignitaries and leaders that will visit New Zealand on-route to the Small Island Developing States Conference in Samoa from 1-4 September. Read more »

North Shore, Auckland Central and Manukau Rockshop Bandquest

Press Release – Rockshop Bandquest

Media Release: North Shore, Auckland Central and Manukau Rockshop Bandquest 2014

They’re tuning up and practicing their songs in towns from North Shore to Stewart Island, as over 160 young school bands line up for this year’s Rockshop Bandquest, the nationwide music contest for intermediate and primary students. Read more »

Canterbury Rockshop Bandquest 2014

Press Release – Rockshop Bandquest

Media Release: Canterbury Rockshop Bandquest 2014

They’re tuning up and practicing their songs in towns from North Shore to Stewart Island, as over 160 young school bands line up for this year’s Rockshop Bandquest, the nationwide music contest for intermediate and primary students. Read more »

Stop Press – Auckland’s on a winning streak

Press Release – AucklandNZ

Stop Press – Auckland’s on a winning streak

Auckland has successfully bid to host the 4th World Journalism Education Congress, which will be held at Auckland University of Technology’s (AUT) central city campus in 2016. Read more »

Criminals pay for new drug screening lab

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Criminals pay for new drug screening lab
Customs Minister Nicky Wagner says the opening of the first drug screening laboratory at the border will dramatically speed up analysis of unknown substances, saving time and money for Customs. Read more »

Unlimited Liquor Stores in Northland Proposed

Press Release – Kaikohe Church Leaders Forum

Press Release
Unlimited Liquor Stores in Northland Proposed
Draft Local Alcohol Policy Does Not Go Far Enough to Reduce Alcohol Harm Read more »

ACT announces Tauranga candidate Stuart Pederson

Press Release – ACT New Zealand

ACT announces Tauranga candidate Stuart Pederson
ACT Leader Jamie Whyte is pleased to confirm ACT’s candidate for Tauranga. Read more »

Promoting Labour’s Positive Policies

Press Release – New Zealand Labour Party

Tim
BARNETT
General Secretary

Media Release – No embargo
20 August 2014

Promoting Labour’s Positive Policies Read more »

Drug Court: Rare Insight into New Alternative Justice Model

Press Release – Maori TV

MEDIA RELEASE

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 20, 2014
Documentary Offers Rare Insight into a New Alternative Justice Model Read more »

Maritime Union continues to press over dirty politics

Press Release – Maritime Union of New Zealand

Maritime Union continues to press Ports of Auckland over dirty politics activities
Maritime Union National President Garry Parsloe says Ports of Auckland management is trying to get off the hook from its involvement with extreme right wing bloggers during the Ports of Auckland dispute. Read more »

Smalley named SAS College Rugby League Player of the Year

Press Release – Auckland Rugby League

Smalley named SAS College Rugby League Player of the Year
Otahuhu College centre Alfred Smalley has been named the SAS College Rugby League Player of the Year at the awards breakfast held at Alexandra Park this morning. Read more »

Cannabis Party first to register for 2014 General Election

Press Release – Aotearoa Legalise Cannabis Party

Cannabis Party first to register for 2014 General Election
ALCP’s Official Party List:

1. Julian Crawford (Dunedin South)
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Auckland Regional Migrant Services (ARMS)

Press Release – Auckland Regional Migrant Services

PRESS RELEASE

Auckland Regional Migrant Services (ARMS)

20 August 2014

Auckland Regional Migrant Services Trust (ARMS) is ensuring that local ethnic communities are ‘election-ready’ and will have their voices heard by the key political parties prior to the upcoming General Election. Read more »

$4m technology block for Northcross Intermediate

Press Release – New Zealand Government

Hon Nikki Kaye

Associate Education Minister
20 August 2014 Media Statement
$4m technology block for Northcross Intermediate Read more »

Resource Consent lodged for SkyPath

Press Release – SkyPath



August 20, 2014

Media release: Resource Consent lodged for SkyPath Read more »

Free Entry to Popular Orchid Show

Press Release – Waitakere Orchid Club

Free Entry to Popular Orchid Show

A grant from the Henderson-Massey Local Board has once again allowed the Waitakere Orchid Club to provide free entry to its popular spring show. Read more »

Academic’s study shows need for a Ministry of Public Input

Press Release – University of Auckland

Academic’s study shows need for a Ministry of Public Input
A book by Associate Professor Jennifer Lees-Marshment recommends the creation of a Ministry of Public Input to collect, process and communicate the publics’ ideas to government. Read more »

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