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Lizard News - Our Community
Lizard News has a print run of 11,500 including mailbox deliveries from the Wairoa River at Bethlehem to Waihī Beach, through the rural & urban areas of the west of the Western Bay of Plenty District; Te Puna, Whakamārama, Matakana Is, Ōmokoroa, Pahoia, Apata, Aongatete, Katikati, Tahāwai, Bowentown and Athenree.
4 weeks ago
An operation involved multiple armed police officers early this evening on Hamurana Road in Ōmokoroa.At least six police vehicles are parked near Point School, including an unmarked SUV.Several officers armed with rifles entered the grounds of at least one property and then maintained a strong presence in the area. ... See MoreSee Less
One of the highlights of the past few years of Lizard News has been learning about this truly special human being, and his kindness to the neighbouring kindy. What a legend. Gutted for today's kids, but by the same token, how lucky so many have been to know him.it is with great sadness that we are sharing with you that our dear neighbour Farmer Burr passed away on Saturday night and has joined his lovely wife Avis Burr. His legacy will have a lifelong effect on our kindergarten and we are richer for having such a generous and kind neighbour. Kia hinga he totara I te wao nui a TaneA totara has fallen in the forest of TaneA celebration of his life is being held this Friday at legacy funerals in pyes pa at 9.30 am ... See MoreSee Less
If you don’t receive your local election voting pack in the mail by today (Wednesday 21st September), you can request a special voting pack.This can be done at Council’s library and service centres, or by calling Council on 0800 926 732 or contacting Election Services on 0800 922 822.Remember to complete and seal your voting papers.Voting closes at noon on Saturday 8th October, and if you’re posting your vote, you’ll need to do this by 5pm Tuesday 4th October to ensure it’s received in time. ... See MoreSee Less