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Posts Tagged ‘ radio ’

Friendship the creative force behind new documentary

Oct 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Featured Article

A veteran journalist’s debut documentary needed a different approach, as NICO HENDRICKS reports.



A warning for parents about their online behaviour

Aug 30th, 2018 | By | Category: Latest News

Principal says parents’ behavior online can affect their kids. NICO HENDRICKS reports.



Year two teacher says things must change

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News

Listen: Teacher says something has to change



Mixed feelings in the capital about MP’s expense account

Aug 15th, 2018 | By | Category: Radio News



New Zealander unfazed by Indonesian quake

Aug 13th, 2018 | By | Category: Lead Radio Story, Multimedia, News



Challenging the status quo in New Zealand media

Jun 3rd, 2018 | By | Category: Diversity, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News, Student Features

Diverse voices beyond the straight white narrative can be found at Wellington Access Radio 106.1. ANDREW BEVIN reports



From Pinochet’s Chile to front of house in creative education

May 6th, 2018 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Vero’s early life marked by families living in fear, so she is happy to be in NZ



WATCH: Radio students promote Te Auaha opening with show

Apr 11th, 2018 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Featured Article, Features, Front Page Layout, News

ELI HILL reports on a class tasked with producing a show for the opening of their new campus in the heart of Wellington



LISTEN: Capital’s foodies embrace Ethiopia

Mar 16th, 2018 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Top Picture

Ethiopian cuisine has been brought to Wellington by former refugees. SAPEER MAYRON reports on the latest in a string of eateries.



Corrections move to cut ever increasing re-offending rates

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



Accessibility advocates support refurbishment

Nov 13th, 2017 | By | Category: Radio News



Students win battle over bus fares

Nov 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Radio News

  Students are celebrating the success of their lobbying efforts, following a massive drop in public transport fares yesterday. The Greater Wellington Regional Council voted 12 to one to drop fares for students and disabled people. The move comes after the Victoria University Students Association gathered nearly 2000 submissions to take to the council on […]



Electoral Commission doesn’t think its leg shaving ad is sexist

Sep 19th, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Lead Story, Most Popular

LISTEN: Body image issues have been raised about an advert published in The University of Canterbury’s student magazine Canta which depicts two legs in a bathtub with a tick box for two options: to shave legs or wear jeans. SAPEER MAYRON reports.



Days too short for extra languages teaching, says principal

Sep 1st, 2017 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, Most Popular, News

LISTEN: A principal is struggling to see merit in National’s latest education policy announcement.



Newswire Radio Christmas Special

Dec 20th, 2016 | By | Category: Lead Radio Story



Mayoral candidates encourage younger voters

Oct 3rd, 2016 | By | Category: Radio News



Hard hitting TV ads doing the job

Dec 11th, 2015 | By | Category: Radio News



Publishing of office sex photos draws mixed response

Feb 4th, 2015 | By | Category: Lead Radio Story, Radio News



Newsweek in review

Sep 26th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Radio Story, Radio News



Big weekend for Muay Thai kick-boxing fans

Aug 22nd, 2014 | By | Category: Radio News



Petrol prices on the rise

Jul 8th, 2014 | By | Category: Lead Radio Story, Radio News



Fashion supports breast cancer research

Nov 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

FASHION CONSCIOUS Wellingtonians will have the chance to indulge their passion while also supporting Breast Cancer this Thursday. “Fashion for a Cure” is being organised by the Breast Cancer Research Trust to raise money toward the 2018 deadline they set to find a cure. Marketing manager Phillipa Greene says the organisation set the 2018 date because they want to protect the next generation.



Wallace art award winners exhibit at Pataka

Nov 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

WOMEN HAVE taken out two of the top four prizes in the prestigious Wallace Art Awards, and their work will be part of an exhibition at Pataka Museum this weekend. Shigeyuki Kihara won the paramount award for her DVD, Waves of Fire.



MP supports female director on NZRFU

Nov 27th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

MP AND former Black Fern Louisa Wall has added to the Human Rights Commission’s call for a woman to be included on rugby’s national governing body. Thirty percent of sports directors in New Zealand are women but the NZRFU has never had a woman on its board.



Strawberries raise money for Mary Potter

Nov 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

ABOUT FORTY thousand dollars is expected to be raised for the Mary Potter hospice, from the Strawberry festival in Midlands park this week. Organiser Graham Ford says the theme of this year’s annual concert is “Bigger and Brighter”.



NZ not the holiday destination for British

Nov 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

NEW ZEALAND is losing appeal to the Brits as a holiday destination, according to recent arrival statistics. In this year’s travel and migration figures, numbers are down a third, from over 100 thousand to only 74 thousand. Even emigrating to NZ is unpopular for those from the UK, with arrivals down five point seven per cent from last year.



Hutt crack down on drivers using cell phones

Nov 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

THE HUTT City Council is backing a week long crack down by police on the use of cell phones while driving from today. Any driver caught using their phone will face an $80 fine and 20 demerit points. Hutt Valley police area commander Shane Cotter says the crackdown is intended to refocus drivers’ attention on the matter.



Safety at Rimutaka prison concerns NZ First

Nov 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

New Zealand First is concerned about safety at Rimutaka Prison following an incident with a prisoner and visitor trapped in a visiting booth for several hours. Corrections spokesperson Asenati Lole-Taylor says the prison site was compromised when a count was completed without confirming the whereabouts of the prisoner.



Whitireia journalism students covering US election

Nov 5th, 2012 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Newswire website to provide diverse live coverage of presidential election on Wednesday.



Challenge laid during Tokelau language week

Oct 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

NEW ZEALAND’S Tokelauan community is being challenged to keep its native tongue alive during Tokelau language week. Radio presenter Nive Ahelemo says it is vital the community take up the challenge because more Tokelauans live in New Zealand than anywhere else in the world.



Tributes to Pacific Media Network chief

Oct 31st, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

PACIFIC COMMUNITIES are mourning the death of Niuean born Tom Etuata who died suddenly on Saturday.



Tokelau speakers need to share

Oct 26th, 2012 | By | Category: Radio News

THERE ARE around 7000 Tokelaueans in New Zealand, but less than half can actually speak the language fluently.



Radio made the art star, thanks to DJ Dan

Aug 30th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Radio Active takes local art to street level with studio space.



Blind pakeha just one of the whanau on radio

Mar 16th, 2012 | By | Category: Diversity, Latest News, News

David Piper’s success in studio due to strength of character



A Capital night on the town through the ambos’ eyes

Sep 21st, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News, Student Features

NewsWire’s ANGIE MILLS spends a Saturday night out with the Wellington Free Ambulance street triage team in Courtenay Place.



New world record holder in need of a nap

Apr 12th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Radio DJ Scott “Snap” Campbell spends more than a week on air.



Radio stations helped in multimillion-dollar quest

Oct 7th, 2010 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Deadline extended in talks over future of Radio Rhema.



Migrants may be missing quake advice

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

Non-English speakers may not know the role of Civil Defence.



Musician Terry still on the rollercoaster

Mar 26th, 2010 | By | Category: Arts/Entertainment, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

NZ Idol contestant now producing his own radio show



Coastguard needs $180,000 to buy new boat

Mar 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Fundraising needed to replace rescue boat.



Loyal listeners protest threat to RadioNZ

Feb 25th, 2010 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Hundreds demonstrate against government RNZ funding freeze.