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    Minister backs improved water quality for marae

    The Local Government Minister was on the East Coast today looking at a pilot programme aimed at improving the drinking water of Māori communities.

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    'Stop bleeding us dry': Uproar at hui on water bottling consent

    More than 300 people turned out to a community meeting in Whanganui last night to fight plans to sell water from an artesian bore near Whanganui River.

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    19-year-old and kura kaupapa develop testing kit in bid to save waterways

    Te Kete Waiora, a digital water testing kit that can be used physically or online to measure the safety of waterways, has been developed by Rangipo Takuira Mita and students of Te Kura Kaupapa Māor

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    ACT reaffirms repeal of Three Waters if elected

    ACT has reaffirmed its position that if elected to power next year, it will repeal the Labour government’s Three Waters legislation.

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    Bloomfield orders 14 councils to fluoridate water; Waititi says cheaper dental a better plan

    Dentists and politicians alike are welcoming a Ministry of Health directive to fluoridate Rotorua's water but a local MP says cheaper dentist trips would be more effective.

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    Mahuta is doing a good job, she will not get the credit- Analyst

    When Don Brash, the former National Party leader, delivered his infamous Orewa Speech, criticising an invented “Māori privilege”, in 2004, the then prime minister deployed Mallard to lead Labour’s strategic response. In the 1999 to 2008 term Mallard held a range of portfolios including education, labour, the environment, state services, broadcasting, state-owned enterprises, and sport and recreation.

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    Iwi input needed on water services to marae, papakāinga amid three waters reforms- wWorking group

    A Three Waters working group wants iwi involvement on how drinking water and wastewater services should be supplied to marae and papakāinga.

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    Fluoride in Te Tai Tokerau water supplies likely

    Fluoride will likely soon be added to thousands of Northlanders' drinking water - as the government moves to impose the controversial additive's inclusion in council water supplies.

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    Two tonnes of rubbish removed from popular Rotorua lake

    By Arohanui West, Te Rito Journalism cadet.

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