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Rotorua sex attacker Hipirini Mead to remain behind bars
New Zealand Herald
A Rotorua man who sexually violated a teen girl in a violent attack while using a gang slogan will remain behind bars. Hipirini Mead, 21, has appeared before the New Zealand Parole Board for the second time since he was sentenced in June 2013 to seven ...

Preschoolers bond with Rotorua rest home residents - NZ Herald
New Zealand Herald
Preschoolers from a Rotorua centre are lighting up the lives of elderly residents.

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 20 Sep 2017 

New Zealand Herald
Construction of Rotorua's elite-level BMX track set to begin - NZ Herald
New Zealand Herald
An elite-level BMX track for the Sarah Walkers of the future to train on is one step closer in Rotorua. Three years after the project began, the Rotorua BMX Club is ...

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 20 Sep 2017 

New Zealand Herald
Family plea to synthetic cannabis users after man found dead
New Zealand Herald
A man found dead outside his Rotorua home at the weekend was a regular synthetic cannabis user, a family member says. The man was found dead on Sunday morning outside his Sherriff St house. His death has sparked a family member to speak out about ...

 20 Sep 2017 
Married Miss Rotorua heading to Mrs Regency International - NZ ...
New Zealand Herald
The winner of the Miss Rotorua pageant will have to compete in the Mrs section of an international pageant in Las Vegas. Nehsha Moynihan has been married ...

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 20 Sep 2017 
Taxi driver learning languages to help visitors to Rotorua
New Zealand Herald
Local taxi driver Hem Chand is the embodiment of Rotorua manaakitanga, learning greetings in eight different languages to help make international visitors feel welcome. "To say hello, how are you, goodbye, these things carry weight," he told the Daily ...

 20 Sep 2017 

Radio New Zealand
Rotorua whānau go without food to pay bills
Radio New Zealand
Huhana Gardiner is a mother-of-four and picks up kai at Love Soup Rotorua's fruit and vegetable drop-off to help feed her whānau. Ms Gardiner said she usually visits the drop-off twice a week because the high cost of living was especially tough for her ...

 19 Sep 2017 
Rotorua self-defence specialist in new venue
New Zealand Herald
Leighton White has been teaching Rotorua locals how to defend themselves in real life situations for more than 20 years. Having outgrown the building he was in, the Close Quarter Solutions chief instructor has a new dojo, in Wahanga-a-Rangi Crescent, ...

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 20 Sep 2017 
Reporoa community creates a Treemendous School
New Zealand Herald
More than 150 people from the school and community, along with staff from Mazda New Zealand, the Mazda Foundation, Rotorua Mazda and Project Crimson, pitched in to transform the school grounds. The group worked hard to clear old shrubs, weeds and ...

 20 Sep 2017 

New Zealand Herald
Driver cut from truck after crash in Rerewhakaaitu
New Zealand Herald
A driver who was seriously injured after a logging truck rolled in Rerewhakaaitu is in a stable condition in Rotorua Hospital. The truck rolled after hitting a power pole on Rerewhakaaitu Rd near the intersection with Yankee Rd about 10pm last night ...

 20 Sep 2017 

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