Police release name of person located deceased at Papamoa Beach

Police release name of person located deceased at Papamoa Beach

Tauranga Police confirmed to media earlier this morning at around 7 am that a deceased body was located at Papamoa Beach after a member of the public reported it to Police. The body was recovered and a blessing was performed.  He was Michael Joseph Finekifolau, aged 22, of Auckland. Mr...

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Police locate deceased body at Papamoa Beach

Police locate deceased body at Papamoa Beach

Tauranga Police confirmed to media today that a deceased body has been located at Papamoa Beach. A member of the public notified Police after finding the body at around 7 am this morning. The body has now been recovered and a blessing performed. Police say it is too early to...

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iwi do not consent to Tararua Aerial 1080 drop after Hui with DOC

iwi do not consent to Tararua Aerial 1080 drop after Hui with DOC

Local iwi has reportedly declared they do not consent to a planned Tararua Aerial 1080 poison drop after a hui took place with Department of Conservation. The hui concluded with a 100 percent non-consent of the upcoming Project Kaka drop over the Tararua Ranges that was scheduled for late winter....

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