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  1. Video for Rāhui on Whakaari, is anyone really listening?
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    Rāhui on Whakaari, is anyone really listening?

    The prohibition and cautions of rāhui across coastal areas have been supported by many living in the Bay of Plenty region out of respect for those affected by the Whakaari eruption. But Christmas, hot weather and the need for seafood has seen some disregard the rāhui. Te Ao spoke to Mātaatua iwi, who are doing their best to hold the rāhui frontline, about the situation.

  2. Video for Tipene Maangi makes final journey home to Te Whānau a Apanui
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    Tipene Maangi makes final journey home to Te Whānau a Apanui

    The only Māori victim and Whakatāne local who lost his life in the eruption Tipene Maangi had his name officially released by the police today. New Zealand musicians and Whakatāne locals will pay respects to the victims and their families of the Whakaari White Island eruption at today's Whakatāne Christmas at the Park.

  3. Video for L.A.B set to release a new album
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    L.A.B set to release a new album

    The popular band L.A.B is set to launch their third Album in three years this Friday. This morning we caught up with L.A.B’s lead singer Joel Shadbolt to talk about the album, and their up and coming tour.

  4. Video for Hinerangi Goodman will return to challenge 2022 mayoral race
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    Hinerangi Goodman will return to challenge 2022 mayoral race

    Hinerangi Goodman has decided to ‘concede and bow out’ from her court proceedings against the Whakatāne District Council. The former Māori journalist also confirmed she will run again in 2022 to challenge for the mayoral position.

  5. Video for Whakatāne Council acknowledges 'profound hurt', calls for hui with Mahuta
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    Whakatāne Council acknowledges 'profound hurt', calls for hui with Mahuta

    Whakatāne District Council wants to meet with Local Government Minister Nanaia Mahuta to discuss flaws in the local electoral legislation. This comes after veteran Māori journalist Hinerangi Goodman was declared the winner of last month’s Galatea-Murupara Ward election and sworn into council, only to later be declared unsuccessful after a recount. 

  6. Video for Te Mana Kuratahi Champions welcomed home
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    Te Mana Kuratahi Champions welcomed home

    National primary school kapa haka champions, Te Kura o Te Pāroa, have been welcomed home to Whakatāne. 

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    Former council candidate taking legal action to reclaim seat

    Māori journalist Hinerangi Goodman is pushing to reclaim her seat on council by asking the public to help fund her legal fees through Givealittle. The former candidate for the Murupara/Galatea ward claims her spot was unfairly contested after her name was drawn out of a hat and then sworn in.

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    Councilor Toi Iti refuses to 'be that token Māori at the table'

    Toi Iti, son of the famous Tūhoe Activist Tame Iti doesn’t want to end up being the ‘token Māori’ after he was sworn into the Bay of Plenty Regional Council.    

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    Māori trust harbours big aspirations for Whakatāne

    A modest parcel of Māori land, thought by many to have little potential for development, could now anchor the district’s aspirations for sustainable economic growth and revitalisation in Whakatāne.

  10. Video for Whakatāne darts player selected for World Champs in Romania
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    Whakatāne darts player selected for World Champs in Romania

    A Whakatāne darts player will be representing NZ for the very first time on the international stage at the World Champs in Romania in October. Sharlene Maru-Habib of Ngāti Awa and Tainui is one of five Māori selected in the NZ Team at the NZDC National Championships this week.

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