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    WatchMe app design hopes to decrease drownings

    The unlikely use of cellphones chosen as the best way to eliminate distractions, Massey University student Gretchen McAleer has created an app design which will alert parents when their children may be at risk of drowning.

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    Body found at Haumoana, Hawke's Bay

    A body has been discovered at Haumoana Beach in Hawke's Bay this morning. 

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    Drowning toll decreases over holiday period

    Water Safety New Zealand (WSNZ) have released the figures of the drowning toll during the holiday period that officially came to an end today.

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    Body found on Takapuna Beach identified

    Police can confirm that the body found on Takapuna Beach on Tuesday 11  April , 2017 was that of missing man 26-year-old Stephen Kapeli.

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    Holiday period drowning toll stands at eight

    Figures from Water Safety New Zealand (WSNZ) indicate the preventable drowning toll for the official holiday period (running from 4.00pm 23rd December to 6.00am 4th January 2017) is eight.  The eight preventable drownings recorded all occurred in the North Island.  

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    Police recover body of missing freedom camper from Takaka River

    Police have located the body of missing Takaka man James Rano Dick, known as Hemi.  The 45-year-old's body was recovered by the Police dive squad around 120 metres down the Takaka River from where he was last seen last Wednesday.

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    Auckland rugby community mourns Kaipara tragedy victim

    A former Auckland Cup player is among the dead in the Kaipara Habour tragedy, leaving Auckland's rugby community devastated.

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    Body of 13-year-old boy located at Hunua Falls

    The body of a 13 year old boy has been located after he got into difficulty while swimming at Hunua Falls yesterday.

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    Police release name of drowning victim

    Police have released the name of the man who drowned while free diving at Puatai Bech near Tolaga Bay on Monday.

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    Police urge people to take care in the water over holiday period

    Police are urging people to take extra care while in the water over the holiday period.

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