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Wednesday, 01 October 2014 10:52 am
Video stores feeling the digital pressure

The digital world of online streaming, movie rental and film piracy is turning local video stores into the walking wounded FRANCESCA JAGO reports.

Wellington’s charities and council struggle to manage homeless

Increasing numbers of homeless are converging on central Welllington. NICOLE ADAMSON talks to those dealing with the issue about what it might be like being homeless, what we’re doing to help, and what could be done.

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Performer helps people find their “presence” in capital workshop

FINN RAINGER talks to Bert van Dijk about his performance workshop next month and his vision for the future.

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New Zealand eateries could be ready for a Michelin rating

MATTHEW LAU speaks with top Wellington foodies about restaurant guides and how we, and Michelin, rate.

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PHOTO ESSAY: More than 2000 turn up for schools wearable art

The annual Feilding High School show 10 schools and wows the crowd, including photographer AMANDA CARRINGTON .

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WATCH: Soul star leads a new pack of stars at Whitireia Music School

WATCH: Soul star leads a new pack of stars at Whitireia Music School

The gig by Wellington-based soul singer Bella Kalolo and music students is captured on video.

Obesity trial to spend $3 million through Lower Hutt agencies

Obesity trial to spend $3 million through Lower Hutt agencies

Vulnerable communities target of programme based on Aussie model.

Red Cross App will save lives

Red Cross App will save lives

Red Cross launches a potentially life saving First Aid and Emergency app. SUE TEODORO reports

Couple’s costume hobby puts WOW factor on show in Plimmerton

Couple’s costume hobby puts WOW factor on show in Plimmerton

The Haydocks’ outrageous outfits, made in their spare time, are on display at Emerging Light Gallery.

NewsWire’s live coverage of the 2014 General Election

NewsWire’s live coverage of the 2014 General Election

NewsWire’s team provides a constant stream of updates on election results and commentary.

Dunne and dusted for 11th term in Parliament

Dunne and dusted for 11th term in Parliament

Peter Dunne has been an MP since 1984, and he’s been given another three years.