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NZ Navy to celebrate 75th anniversary with Napier show

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Napier Mayor Bill Dalton, second from left, outside the Napier Municipal Theatre with Lt Commander Neville Smith, left, Captain Andrew Watts, ONZM, RNZN, second from right, and Lt Commander Mark Hadlow, Creative Director Operation NEPTUNE. Supplied.

The Royal New Zealand Navy (RNZN) will celebrate its 75th birthday in style in Napier later this month.

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Napier students organise garage sale for food parcels for needy families

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Garage sale organisers, Taradale High students Danielle Stephenson, Toni Le Lievre, Sophie Hogan, and Alexis Overend. 

A group of Napier high school students with a social conscience have organised a garage sale this Saturday to raise money for food parcels for families in need, as part of a school assignment.

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Napier's Pacifica restaurant takes out top regional Cuisine award for second straight year

 

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Jeremy Rameka, owner and chef at award-winning Napier resturant, Pacifica, was praised for his "artistry and passion" and awarded two hats at last night's Cuisine awards. (Photo: Pacifica Facebook)

Napier restaurant Pacifica was named Best Regional Restaurant for the second straight year at last night's prestigious Cuisine NZ Good Food Awards in Auckland.

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No new power outages in Hawke's Bay overnight, but highways not expected to open before midday Sunday

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Photo from Unison's Facebook page showing conditions on Hawke's Bay highways.

Electricity lines company Unison Networks this morning advised its network across Hawke’s Bay, Taupo and Rotorua held up generally well to the overnight weather, with no new outages occurring.

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