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Posts Tagged ‘ Carterton ’

PHOTO ESSAY: Hot shots from the Wairarapa Balloon Festival 2018

Jun 27th, 2018 | By | Category: News, Picture story

The 2018 annual Wairarapa Balloon Festival is in it’s 19th year and continues to attract participants from around the country. Sally Heming documents the weekend.



Women fly and run Wairarapa Balloon Festival

May 25th, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The sky’s no limit for women who have chased their dreams. SALLY HEMING talk to them about their stories.



Mark says he has “blown it wide open” with his late entry

Sep 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Ron Mark says getting 11% support in 10 days electioneering is just the start.



Labour’s McAnulty not surprised by undecided voters

Sep 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Door knocking suggests many National and Green voters will give him their electorate vote.



Mark the most popular choice for voters clear about change

Sep 6th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

About a quarter of changing voters are clear about their new electorate candidate choice.



INFOGRAPHICS: A look at Wellington in the 2013 Census

Dec 4th, 2013 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The NewsWire team looked at the latest census results and examined the population growth of the capital’s ethnicity, gender and housing make-up.



NewsWire’s coverage of council elections

Oct 12th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, News, Top Picture

Labour MP Kris Faafoi congratulates Nick Leggett, right, on his re-election as Porirua’s mayor on Saturday. Click on the headline for NewsWire’s coverage of national media.



Chess takes South End School to nationals for third year

Aug 25th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

A group of South End School boys are off to Auckland next for a national chess competition.



Thriving venue brings proving a hit with performers and locals

Jul 18th, 2013 | By | Category: Latest News, News

You don’t need to be a psychic to see the value in Carteton Events Centre, but it helps



Hard work pays off for Carterton artist

Nov 9th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

15 MONTHS worth of hard work has finally paid for Carterton artist Rhondda Grieg, when she presents an art tribute to the local event centre this morning. In her 70s now, Rhondda Grieg was commissioned to make the huge seven by four metre wall painting for the opening of the Carterton Event centre a year ago, but she says there were just too many challenges



Massive perspex wall hanging for Carterton

Nov 9th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

AN ARTIST in her seventies will present a huge seven by three-metre wall hanging to the Carterton Event Centre today , a year after it was supposed to be finished. Artist Rhonda Grieg says it took longer than expected to make because of the huge size of Perspex needed and also the difficulty to get the special art materials.



Fix it yourself says Carterton councillor

Oct 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

IF WAIRARAPA locals want to improve water quality they are best to do it themselves, says a Carterton rural ward councillor.



Community cleans Mangatarere stream

Oct 23rd, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

THE CARTERTON community is taking action to improve the water quality of the Mangatarere stream, deemed one of the worst waterways in New Zealand.



Carterton Events Centre opens with capital stars

Sep 29th, 2011 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Council organisers working in with A and P show weekend and iwi



Consumers must check power switch fine print

Sep 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Industry expert advises putting pressure on MPs.



Skepticism around a librarian’s innocence

May 5th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Temperance Medal holder may not have abstained.



Carterton council says kapai to new Maori mayor Mark

Jan 28th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout

Carterton’s new mayor, Ron Mark, is not only bringing his ideas to the table – he is also giving the council a taste of Maori culture, reports AMIE HICKLAND.



Greytown residents to choose flood scheme

Mar 15th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

High cost to prevent Waiohine River wipe-out.