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Posts Tagged ‘ newswire.co.nz ’

Stats show NZ crash rates highest since 2002.

Oct 9th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: NZTA says new stats are “disappointing.” NICO HENDRICKS reports.



Calligrapher shows how to paint a picture with words.

Oct 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

LISTEN: Local artist shares knowledge of calligraphy for Chinese Language Week. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



WATCH: Calligraphy with expert Stan Chan

Oct 2nd, 2018 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Top Picture

Master illustrates the Chinese art form during Chinese Language Week.



WATCH: Contemporary twists to Maori art forms

Jan 1st, 2015 | By | Category: Featured Article, Features

The biennal Toi Maori Art Market returned to Wellington with a collection of Maori and indigenous art. YC LEE reports.



Medal honours people behind capital’s beloved baby care packs

Nov 25th, 2014 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Lead Story, News

Jo Alderdice and Little Sprouts charity has gone from making one baby care pack to becoming one of Wellington’s Local Heroes.



Embassy Theatre hosts Noscars film awards for second year running

Sep 20th, 2013 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Latest News, Most Popular, Multimedia, News

Newlands College showcases its student film talent to crowd of 750 people.



School, community join up to fight vandalism

Apr 15th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Lead Story, News

Beating vandalism by having his school as a community hub is the vision of Wainuiomata Primary School principal Neil Worboys, reports AARON MEREDITH.

“I’m wanting the school’s facilities to be used in the weekends,” he says, citing the field and playground as examples.



Wellington builders feel recession squeeze

May 14th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

New statistics show decline in building values



NZ media urged to report Japan’s good news story

Mar 29th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Embassy official says negative images damaging tourism



Home education keeps adding to its numbers

May 18th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Home education numbers grow as support and awareness rises



Capital’s tourism under-promoted in Japan

Mar 23rd, 2010 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Keep eye on ball with sister-city opportunities, says councillor.



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.



Wairarapa’s woeful summer of pollution

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

Council says all good for swimming – just not after rain.



Benefits of warmer homes will cost the borrower

Mar 11th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Regional council is offering funding for home insulation



Wine stocks on the rise as prices pump up demand

Mar 2nd, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The volume of wine for sale was up 1.1% in 2009.



Passers-by curious about veiled sculptures

Feb 17th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Te Papa sculptures will appear as part of NZ Arts festival.



Painting the town red – and green, and blue

Nov 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Naenae locals give shopping centre second annual touch up.



Wellington whiteout forecast for Saturday

Oct 12th, 2009 | By | Category: Latest News, News, Sport

Football fans urged to avoid colour to show their support.



NewsWire scores its first front page splash

Jul 2nd, 2008 | By | Category: Newsroom Blog

NewsWire.co.nz has produced its first front page story in a community newspaper, even before the website is officially launched. On July 1, the Hutt News featured an article highlighting dangers for cyclists in the Hutt Valley, written by Whitireia journalism student Sandra Dickson. Two deaths drive home vulnerability of cyclists focused on cycle repair shops, […]



The Newsroom Blog

Jun 28th, 2008 | By | Category: Newsroom Blog

Welcome to the Newsroom Blog! The blog that will give you a behind the scenes look at how Whitireia students produce the news you read on NewsWire.co.nz. In the coming days and weeks this section of the site will share a candid view of what’s going on in our brand new newsroom on Cuba Street. […]