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No More Mining!

Whangaroa hapū and the wider community have once again stood up to mining companies seeking to mine in their area.
1 week, 5 days

Animation Industry Needs More Māori

Kaitāia youth got a glimpse into the world of animation and the power of digital storytelling
2 weeks, 1 day

From Taipa to Toronto

Young directors set to premiere their short film in Toronto, Canada
1 month

"You Can't Moan After the Fact!"

With less than 24 hours to go it's time to get your votes in!
1 month

Māori Poised to Take Over Council

A record number of Māori candidates are in the running for this year's elections
1 month

Body Found in Kaitāia

Reports of a body being found today in the river near Allen Bell Drive
1 month

Miracle Tech to Save Te Hiku Beaches

A potential solution to the Taipa Wastewater treatment has been presented to the community with high interest
1 month, 1 week

Te Mana o Te Wairoa

John Paitai talks about the spirituality associated with the Wairoa river at Ahipara and its cultural significance to Māori
1 month, 2 weeks

Celebrating Training Success

Collaborations between iwi, NorthTec and Forestry Protection Services sees graduates ready for the workforce.
1 month, 2 weeks

Taonga Back From The Brink

Kaikōmako Manawatāwhi, an endemic species to Three Kings Islands is slowly making a comeback to return back to its homeland.
1 month, 3 weeks

PŌTI: Is the Mayoral Seat in his Destiny?

The need for change is knocking at the door according to newcomer Jay Hepi whose name is in the ballot for Far North Mayor.
1 month, 3 weeks

Silent Killer Marks Blue September

1 in 8 men will be diagnosed with Prostate Cancer but the key is early detection
1 month, 3 weeks

PGF helps grow InnoNative Economy

InnoNative Economy continues to provide opprtunities for small Māori businesses to grow and now have plans to expand nationally.
1 month, 4 weeks

Wairoa Divides Coastal Village

The course of the Wairoa River has given the community of Ahipara a bit of a shake up.
2 months

Spat Collectors Forced to Harvest By Hand

Mussel spat collectors arrived at the Ahipara with mechanical vehicles to harvest spat, but were forced to collect by hand.
2 months

Hapū Want Deeper Engagement with Local Council

Whangārei hapū highlight concerns regarding involvement with local council and say it's often a 'tick box' exercise.
2 months

Op Shop To Sit On Council?

Known from the band Op Shop Jason Kerrison turns his influence to run in the Far North's local elections
2 months

Pathways for Young People in the Creative Industry

Northland students gathered in Kaitaia with experts of the Arts field so share their voices and ideas.
2 months, 1 week

Rogue Dogs Maul Christmas Dinner

Five sheep were killed on a Kaitaia property recently, animal experts agree the town has a dog problem.
2 months, 2 weeks

Hunters Unleashed in Kaeo

Kaeo Pig Hunting Club held it's 34th annual pig hunting competition and came away with some good results
2 months, 2 weeks

Voyagers to make declaration about the ocean

Jack Thatcher will use Tuia 250 as a platform to give Moana Nui-A-Kiwa rights as the worlds largest bringer of life.
2 months, 2 weeks

SLAM DUNK - Kaumātua take to the Court

Te Hiku Hauora hosted their annual Kaumātua Games at Te Ahu
2 months, 3 weeks

Dangers of Illegally Butchering Tohora

Tohoraha are continuously being illegally butchered for their prized jaws and teeth.
2 months, 3 weeks

Saving Taonga Species

Long-time weaver and pīngao protector, Betsy Young has been recognised for her restorative actions for the endemic species
2 months, 3 weeks

"Ultimate Display of Greed" - Beach Ownership & Spat Collection

Footage that emerged online showing mussel spat collectors with heavy machinery on the 90 Mile Beach has been labelled as greed.
2 months, 3 weeks

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