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NZTA Thames-Coromandel roading update

Posted 29 September 2017 by Gold FM in Media Release and Road info
Media Release: NZTA

Emergency work at five sites is complete. Thanks to some hard working crews, the five sites identified for emergency work over the past few months are now complete. After a very wet Winter with many slips, fallen trees, and rock falls NZTA is...
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Two arrests for 1987 Red Fox Tavern murder

Posted 31 August 2017 by Gold FM in Media Release and Emergency Services - Police, Fire, Civil Defence
Media Release: New Zealand Police - Detective Inspector Gary Lendrum, Counties Manukau Police

Police have now charged two men in relation to the 1987 murder of Chris Bush in Maramarua. Police have been investigating the tragic and senseless death of Chris, who was shot dead 30 years ago at the Red Fox Tavern just before midnight on Saturday...
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SH25/SH25A Thames-Coromandel update

Posted 14 August 2017 by Gold FM in Media Release and Road info
Media Release: NZTA

Over the past week, another NZTA project has started construction to protect SH 25, with work underway to build a rock wall to protect the highway from coastal erosion at Diehard Creek between Thames and Coromandel.The rock protection wall is the...
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Grandmother blocking mine road

Posted 14 August 2017 by Gold FM in Media Release and Environmental
Media Release: Protect Karangahake

This morning local Karangahake resident Linda Gilmore is refusing to let New Talisman Gold Mines vehicles access their mine site on Mt Karangahake.Gilmore, a local business owner, has lived in the area for 35 years and says she was forced to sell...
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