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Super Weather Sensors


“The weather: everyone grumbles about it, but no-one does anything about it.” MARK TWAIN Hawke’s Bay company Metris are doing something about it.  With a network of online sensors stretching…

Matthew Miller01 July 2019

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Digitising Hawke’s Bay History


“The Knowledge Bank is an ever-growing digital record of Hawke’s Bay and its people. Stories of the events, people, celebrations, tragedies and day-to-day life that helped form the culture and…

Kay Bazzard01 June 2019

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It’s Only Love


I am sitting at the table of our Rotorua AirBnB. We have eight days of storytelling in front of us and two weeks behind us the Christchurch massacre.  In The…

Mary Kippenberger01 June 2019

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Women Want to Lead


Alex Walker: “I’ve only just begun!”  Three years ago Alex Walker put her hand up to lead a council that was rotting. A 12-year sewage problem, a building consent department…

Sophie Price01 June 2019

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As I write this article the horrific events that took place in Christchurch are still fresh in my mind. I speculate about the antidote to such ignorance, prejudice and fear.…

Geraldine Travers01 June 2019

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Comfort Food


Sometimes something as simple as having your family sitting down together at a table and eating a meal together, in the light of modern stresses, can become very precious indeed…

Alexandra Tylee01 June 2019

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What Can We Do?


It is a sunny Saturday March 16 as I write this.  Yesterday was New Zealand’s darkest day as hate and terror erupted in Christchurch, at the same time as school…

David Trubridge01 June 2019

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