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Ruby’s community heart wows Youth Awards’ judges

December 09, 2021 Share

Year 13 Rangiora High School student Ruby Wilson charmed the judges at the 2021 Waitaha-Canterbury Youth Awards with her passion for the Waimakariri community.

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Rural youth leader with a passion for empowerment selected as Waimak Youth MP

November 19, 2021 Share

Going on a defensive driving course changed rural teenager Hillary Cooper’s confidence to drive on the open road.

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Three Waters Public Meeting

September 17, 2021 Share

Come hear from National's Local Government Spokesperson and MP for Botany Christopher Luxon on National's take on the Three Waters reforms.

TUESDAY 12 OCTOBER at 6.30 pm

Riverside Community Church, 45 Charles St, Kaiapoi.

RSVPs essential due to Covid-19 restrictions.

RSVP to [email protected]

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MP glad to see bypass back on radar but wants certainty for community

September 07, 2021 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says the Woodend community should be proud of its achievements with the Woodend Bypass back on the radar.

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Wage subsidy delays adding extra stress to struggling businesses

September 06, 2021 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey says wage subsidy delays are putting extra pressure on local businesses already fighting to stay afloat.

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Long-awaited Lotto win for Kaiapoi dairy owner

August 16, 2021 Share

A North Canterbury dairy owner is celebrating a Lotto win after finally being granted a license to sell tickets and scratch cards.

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CDHB to unveil plans for healthcare in Waimak at MP’s public meeting

June 10, 2021 Share

Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is urging Waimakariri residents to come along to his public meeting to hear directly from the Canterbury District Health Board’s new Chief Executive, Peter Bramley, on its plans for healthcare in Waimakariri.

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Ellie to build workplace literacy for Waimak youth

May 19, 2021 Share

A young North Canterbury resident with a passion for youth issues wants to connect businesses with Waimak’s young people to build up their workplace literacy.

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MP to hold public forum on health in Waimakariri

May 19, 2021 Share

 Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is holding a public forum on health in Waimakariri in the Rangiora Town Hall Main Auditorium on Thursday 17 June at 6.30pm. 

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Waimak MP requests Kaiapoi be trialled as banking hub

May 04, 2021 Share

News of the closure of Westpac Bank in Kaiapoi has left some of our elderly and those with mobility issues feeling let down and vulnerable, says Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey.

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