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  • Get Our Kids to School Safely!

    by Louise Clunie Due to an expanding population in our area, the school roles have increased dramatically. As a direct result, there is no longer room on the school buses for hundreds of local pupils who rely on this service. The Ministry of Education’s criteria state that to be eligible,...

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  • The Big Dry

    by Helen Martin While people are dealing with devastating floods down south, Niwa recorded the longest dry spell in the north on record - 40 days without rain - on Saturday 15 February. Those living in Helensville’s township are on town supply, which uses bore water pumped into reservoirs, and...

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