Sex, not in the city

Sex, not in the city

Tabu owners Samantha Ifill and Ian Turner. PHOTO/JADE CVETKOV Eketahuna gets adult shop   BECKIE WILSON [email protected] Iconic Eketahuna is known for many things, but, until now not as a rural town with its own sex shop. That is to change tomorrow when...

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Large meth bust in Wairarapa

Large meth bust in Wairarapa

Police say an operation in Wairarapa this morning will cause a significant dent in the supply of methamphetamine across the region.  Over 50 Wellington district police staff carried out 10 search warrants at Wairarapa addresses this morning directly targeting the...

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Motorcyclist crash victim named

Motorcyclist crash victim named

Police have named the South Wairarapa motorcyclist who died on Wednesday morning in Featherston. He was Martinborough man Marco Overdijk, who was also known as Marco Overdale. The 69-year-old collided with a fully laden logging truck on State Highway 53, at the...

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Train strike called off

Train strike called off

A full day strike that was set to halt all train services across the Wellington region on Friday has been called off. The decision was made on Thursday at 5pm. The Rail & Maritime Transport Union (RMTU) organised the strike to take further action over stalled...

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Fuller takes Kuranui reins

Fuller takes Kuranui reins

Simon Fuller will take over as principal of Kuranui College from Term 2 next year. PHOTO/SUPPLIED Kuranui College has appointed Simon Fuller as its new principal for 2018. The 34-year-old is currently principal of Opunake High School in South Taranaki. He was...

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