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John Maslin

  • 15 Feb, 2016 5:00am
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The life and business partner of a Whanganui woman killed in a two-car collision on Saturday was still in a serious condition in hospital last night.

Blind corner could be a killer

  • 20 Jul, 2015 11:06am
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A resident at a retirement village in Wanganui says it will only be a matter of time before someone is killed trying to drive from the village into a road.
  • 23 Oct, 2013 6:23am
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Don and Marie Adams have been handling tour parties for a quarter of a century and yesterday they celebrated that milestone by retracing the route of their very first tour group.
  • 22 Oct, 2013 6:29am
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MetService forecasters say Wanganui residents should resign themselves to typical equinoctial weather patterns for a while longer - which means mainly westerly winds and plenty of them.
  • 16 Oct, 2013 4:10pm
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The state of emergency in Wanganui was lifted this afternoon and now focus turns on repairing stopbanks damaged by floodwaters from the Whanganui River.
  • 14 Oct, 2013 6:32am
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Filling a niche and upskilling potential business leaders is the motivation behind a new programme set up by Wanganui private training establishment, Training For You.
  • 4 Oct, 2013 6:18am
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Wanganui daffodil grower Wayne Hughes has recorded major success at the South Island show, coming away with the champion bloom trophy as well as three other awards.

Prime opportunity to eliminate wastewater woes

  • 28 Sep, 2013 9:00am
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The upgrading of Wanganui's wastewater treatment plant could be the prime opportunity to get major industries on side with a comprehensive pre-treatment process.