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Waikato Times
Street Watch: Taupo
Waikato Times
Let me reassure you that Taupo is still a safe and beautiful place to live. This time of year is often busy for us as the weather warms up and we all try to counter the heat in our homes and vehicles. I encourage you to double check that your house and ...

 2 Dec 2016 

Waikato Times
Taupo dance studio reaches 25th birthday
Waikato Times
This year marks the 25th Anniversary for Leanne Short and her studio Taupo Academy of Dance. Having ventured into the world of business in 1991, Short formed her dance studio with the help of her old dance teacher, Audrey Mcrae. Short's love of dance ...

 2 Dec 2016 

Waikato Times
Science teacher retires after 43 years
Waikato Times
The science teacher came to Taupo in 1974 from the University of Auckland teachers college, after studying a Bachelor's of Science degree with a major in zoology. "When I came here there was only one high school. The student population was about 1000," ...

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 2 Dec 2016 

Waikato Times
Kahia nominated as finalist for Junior Maori Sportsman of the Year
Waikato Times
He may not have left with the Junior Maori Sportsman of the year title but being chosen as a finalist was a huge honour for Taupo's Faine Kahia. Last Saturday, Kahia attended the 26th annual New Zealand Maori Sports Awards in Auckland. He was a ...

 2 Dec 2016 

Waikato Times
Louise Wall plans to boost alumni fund
Waikato Times
Louise Wall is hoping all past students of Taupo-nui-a-tia will help to build a bright future for the college by giving back. Wall, along with fellow former student Paula Bennet have donated $500 to the alumni fund which will assist the school to give ...

 2 Dec 2016 

Waikato Times
Fast Five to bring furious fun
Waikato Times
A new Taupo sports group is tapping into the faster, harder and gutsier side of five-a-side netball in the hopes of scoring a goal for their new club. Te Moana Sports, hopes to become the umbrella group for sports clubs, and have launched this new ...

 2 Dec 2016 
UB40's Taupo concert is the ultimate New Year's fail
New Zealand Herald
UB40 performing in Rotorua as part of their New Zealand tour earlier this year. Photo/Stephen Parker. UB40 fans are going to have to find other ways to call in the New Year, and it's all because of that red, red wine. The iconic British band are set to ...

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 2 Dec 2016 

Waikato Times
Hamilton look to seal Hawke Cup challenge at Brian Dunning Cup in Taupo
Waikato Times
Hamilton will take 13 players to Taupo - leaving early on Sunday - with Shaun Devoy set for his first rep appearance of the summer and Gurpreet Singh primed for a debut. Hard-hitting Devoy has the ability to also send the ball down at a decent clip ...

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 2 Dec 2016 

Stuff.co.nz
Staff at Taupo timber plant ravaged by fire to stay on, despite shut down
Stuff.co.nz
Plans are underway to find urgent work for 30 staff at a Taupo timber factory left unable to operate during the busiest time of the year due to a ferocious blaze. New Zealand Timber Packaging's industrial plant in Tauhara has shut down after fire ...
Fire at Taupō timber plantRadio New Zealand
Investigators to probe cause of fire at Taupo timber packaging businessNew Zealand Herald
Raw video: Fire rips through Taupo timber firm's buildingTVNZ
SunLive -Timaru Herald -Newstalk ZB
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 29 Nov 2016 

Waikato Times
Rising star a reminder to live life to the fullest
Waikato Times
The family of a Taupo teen killed on New Zealand's roads is urging other youngsters to take care when driving long distance. On Friday Liam Cradock, 17, left Mount Albert Grammar School boarding house in Auckland to enjoy a Taupo summer with his family ...

 30 Nov 2016 

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