Missing canoeist Lake Te Anau Found Dead
Missing canoeist Lake Te Anau
confirm that they have recovered the body of the 24 year old
man who went missing on Lake Te Anau whilst canoeing
The body was located a short distance from his
canoe at Brod Bay.
The name of the man is yet to be
confirmed, but he is not from New Zealand.
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On Act’s Problem With Taking Personal Responsibility
If it does nothing else, this election will be a test of whether marketing really can turn a pig’s ear into a silk purse. Although it barely registers a pulse, the Act Party has been the beneficiary of saturation coverage in the NZ Herald over the past fortnight.
True, not all of it was positive. There was for instance, a Herald editorial headlined “Act needs to come up with fresher ideas than flat tax” which makes you wonder why the newspaper had already devoted so many column inches to… Act’s flat tax idea.
Then again, that also seems to be a pattern. After gifting Colin Craig with similar saturation coverage for his ideas on smacking, the Herald rounded that effort out in mid January with an editorial headlined “Craig needs to do better than revive smacking row.” More>>