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Kerre McIvor

  • 29 Jan, 2017 5:00am
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Hygiene and sanitation are one of the basic requirements for a community to properly function and yet New Zealand's biggest city is being let down badly.
  • 31 Aug, 2016 6:57pm
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Kerre McIvor sits down with Richie McCaw to discuss 'Chasing Great', opening his life to the cameras, whether he has any regrets, and life after the game he loves.
  • 14 Aug, 2016 4:00am
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COMMENT: There's always medals per capita and medals per GDP tables. Look at those and we're still beating the Aussies. That has to count for something.
  • 3 Jul, 2016 9:15am
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COMMENT: When you're going through a tough time, everything you can do to help yourself feel stronger and more empowered is vital.

Kerre McIvor: Huge appetite for the banal

  • 15 May, 2016 10:10am
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Jordan Mauger's search for true love seemed to involve him fossicking among a group of pliant females, discarding the ones he didn't want.

Kerre McIvor: Dig deep - you're better than that

  • 1 May, 2016 5:00am
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COMMENT: Watching the great Anzac Day massacre of 2016, I wonder how the Warriors will ever be well again.

Kerre McIvor: A sad commentary on life

  • 17 Apr, 2016 5:00am
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COMMENT: I thought the old attitudes that suggested women were asking for rape by dressing a certain way had been expunged from our collective thinking. But no.

Kerre McIvor: A merciful journey on the good ship Auckland City Hospital

  • 10 Apr, 2016 5:00am
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There have been plenty of occasions when I should have broken a bone.

McIvor: Keep climbing the trees, kids

  • 3 Apr, 2016 9:18am
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The fun police were out in force this week. With changes to work and safety laws this month, some school principals were taking a better-safe-than-sorry approach.
  • 27 Mar, 2016 5:00am
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The luridly painted vans are highly visible on New Zealand's roads and the street-art spray painting and cheap rates make Wicked Campers a popular choice for young tourists.

Kerre McIvor: How plastic wrapping finally turned me green

  • 13 Mar, 2016 5:00am
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COMMENT: In an age when we're supposed to be reducing, reusing and recycling, all that plastic seemed excessive.

Kerre McIvor: Bums on seats not good enough

  • 7 Feb, 2016 5:30am
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This time last week, Labour leader Andrew Little announced in his state of the nation speech that come the glorious day when Labour is elected Government, tertiary education will be free.

Kerre McIvor: Owners in the driving seat

  • 31 Jan, 2016 5:00am
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A lot of truckies phone talkback. They spend a lot of time on the roads and have only the radio for company, so they're a captive audience.

Kerre McIvor: Seas, sunsets and sexism

  • 10 Jan, 2016 5:00am
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Kerre McIvor expresses her opinion on the interview between Chris Gayle and reporter Mel McLaughlin.

Kerre McIvor: Live your life, or change it

  • 3 Jan, 2016 5:00am
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As for me, 2015 was great. I always intended to have a splendid year of being 50, but I never imagined how wonderful it would be, Kerre writes.
  • 27 Dec, 2015 8:25am
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I'd left working in television and radio and decided hospo was the life for me when NewstalkZB boss Bill Francis called, writes Kerre McIvor.