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Jack Aplin was second in the Registered Master Builders' regional apprentice competition.
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Man on home detention accused of abusing a woman until she collapsed.
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Top local golf tournament decided after one round in wild weather.
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Local club hosts the Manawatu-Wanganui championships.
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Whanganui-laden Hurricanes team give good account against Wellington
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Seniors brave the elements for fifth and final round.
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Rescheduled August race of the winter series throws up some challenges.
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Children's authors to visit three Whanganui schools.
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Whanganui's centennial car show was the equal of any in New Zealand, co-ordinator says
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It's a big week for career events for local schools.
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Free workshops - from computers to chickens - Adult Learners' Week is in September.
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We check out the important election issues in Hunterville.
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Would the mayor and council elected under FPP be different to those elected under STV?
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Local club hosts the Manawatu-Wanganui championships.
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Whanganui-laden Hurricanes team give good account against Wellington
Seniors brave the elements for fifth and final round.
Rescheduled August race of the winter series throws up some challenges.
'Big Jim' scores three tries in the midfield.
Team goes back-to-back in second year of Wanganui Open Grade competition
Wanganui Development XV and Marton Samoans draw game played in thunder storm.
Locals do it tough in their second fight night of the year.

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'Big Jim' scores three tries in the midfield.
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Paula Bennett back to Whanganui for the first time since her court appearance as a witness
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Between cars and home products, Whanganui's Springvale Park was bustling at the weekend
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Winter Wonderfest a combined effort
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Shakespeare returns to Bason Botanic Gardens
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Literary Festival guest Nick Bollinger

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