My choice from a week's work at Hawke's Bay Today ☺(including at times, photos for the Napier Courier, the Hastings Leader,
and/or the Havelock North Village Press
GenerationsL-R: Harvey Boyden, Hastings, former deputy mayor, Hastings District Council, talking to Guy Wellwood, mayoral candidate. Hastings District Council, who held a public meeting in St Andrew's Hall, Hastings.
Petrol prices in Hastings ranged from 150.7 cents at Gull Karamu, to 169.9 cents at BP, Railway Rd, Hastings. The Gull special lasted till 12 noon 22 September.
Sapphire Hoani, Maraenui Senior Whanau, Maraenui Bi-lingual School, Maraenui, Napier - Ngati Kahungunu Primary Schools' Kapa Haka Festival at Bay City Outreach Centre, Hastings.
From centre, L-R: Paris Waaka, Tinei Fui, from the Kowhai School satellite at Central School Hastings - Jeremy Fitzsimons and Yoshiko Tsuruta, a marimba and percussion duo performed with Julian Raphael, a community musician, to an audience of Fairhaven School, Kowhai Schools and Hohepa Hawke's Bay, at the Hawke's Bay Opera House Plaza, Hastings.
L-R: Matt Lee, Chris Versey, special education needs co-ordinator, Sam Heaven, Jerin Joshy, Daniel Moss, Jack Cooper, Tilo Majer - St John's College, Hastings, celebrated their 75th anniversary with a lunch of curry and rice, prepared by the school's Culinary Arts Institute in the Barry O'Connor Centre. Pupils were served by the teachers. Guest speaker was Hastings District Cr Henare O'Keefe.
John Holt, John Holt Trust paid $3,800 for a shirt signed by the All Blacks and Magpies who played in a benefit rugby match for Jarrod Cunningham in 2003, then yielded the shirt to the second bidder for $3,700. The total $7,500 raised will go to Walk 2 D'Feet MND, a fundraiser walk to raise money for sufferers of motor neurone disease. The auction was held at the HBRFU Legends Dinner, in the Rodney Green Centennial Event Centre, before the match between the Hawke's Bay Magpies and Tasman Mokos, rugby at McLean Park, Napier.
With ball: Trent Boswell Wakefield scored a try for Hawke's Bay Magpies in their 29-36 loss against the Tasman Mokos, rugby at McLean Park, Napier.
With ball: Mason Emerson, Hawke's Bay Magpies in their 29-36 loss against the Tasman Mokos, rugby at McLean Park, Napier.
Referee Angus Mabey yellow cards Ash Dixon, Hawke's Bay Magpies in their 29-36 loss against the Tasman Mokos, rugby at McLean Park, Napier.
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