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A group of local euthanasia campaigners explain why they think the law needs to be changed. What are your thoughts about medically-assisted dying?


Euthanasia puts the dying in control - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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No more will die, and fewer will suffer. That's the belief of Wanganui supporters of euthanasia who are encouraging debate and discussion...
 

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Have you been to the new Farmers store yet? If so, what do you think of it?


New store sees an early rush - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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A bigger, brighter Farmers store opened in Wanganui yesterday. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Here's an update on the police search at Vinegar Hill:


Police hunt suspect - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Police are warning motorists travelling along SH1 today not to pick up any hitch hikers between Ohingaiti and Hunterville. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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BREAKING NEWS: Police are warning motorists travelling along SH1 today not to pick up any hitch hikers between Ohingaiti and Hunterville. Police are searching for an offender described as a male caucasian, 160cm tall, travelling alone on foot. He is a suspect in a serious violent crime. The police search is centred around Vinegar Hill, and SH54 is currently cordoned off. If you spot anyone matching this description, please call police immediately on 111.
 

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In this morning's Wanganui Chronicle: the Splash Centre is teaching people how to save lives:


Free course in water safety - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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The Splash Centre is offering a new water safety course for adults - for free. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Good morning Whanganui! In today's Wanganui Chronicle, read about the potato shortage and why that's not good news for customers at George's Fish and Chip Shop:


The chips are down - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Our national dish is under threat ... from a shortage of spuds. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Westmere Walkway has been given legal status:


Walkway gains legal status - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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New Zealand was just a big playground for George Williamson when he was growing up. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Good morning Whanganui! In today's Wanganui Chronicle, business owners in Wilson St say the plane trees on that street are potentially dangerous. What do you think?


Tree 'dramas' anger - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Blocked drains and problems with leaf fall have been something businesses in Wilson St have lived with for a long time. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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"I send a clear message to the Wanganui community that failing to attend jury service is totally unacceptable, because the court can't function properly." - Judge David Cameron.


Residents failing in their jury duty - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Wanganui's attendance at jury service is lagging behind the rest of the country. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Good morning Whanganui! In this morning's Wanganui Chronicle, St John's ambulance service is in greater demand than ever:


St John called out 7000 times in a year - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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The number of incidents requiring St John ambulance in Wanganui each year has increased by more than 1000 in the past five years. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Some residents of Fox Rd say they are sick of the constant partying in their street:


Problem parties a growing concern - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Out of control parties are a continuous problem on Fox Rd in Springvale, one resident says. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Police have also named the woman killed in yesterday's fatal car accident near Waitotara. She was Shauna Leitch, 55, of Whangarei.
 

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Police have identified the man whose body was found at Te Mana Park. He was Tyrone Box, 26, of Wanganui.
 

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Man's body found in Wanganui park - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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A body of a man was found in a Wanganui park last night. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Police need the public's help to find a driver involved in a crash on the corner of Grey St and Selwyn Cres on Friday:


Police seek witnesses to crash - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Police are asking for information about a crash that happened on Friday morning. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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A heat gun sparked a house fire yesterday afternoon.


Homeowners warned after heat gun sparks house fire - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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A heat gun sparked a house fire in Watkin St yesterday afternoon. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Love locks on to memorial - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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As the world's civic structures buckle under the weight of love, the love lock appears to have made it to Wanganui. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Wanganui nurse Karen Howard spent five weeks in Africa helping Red Cross fight Ebola:


Crosses or houses told Ebola's story, says nurse - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Red Cross nurse Karen Howard would walk into the ward every day in Kenema, Sierra Leone, and check the board for crosses and houses. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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We'd love to hear from any of our Whanganui readers who saw the bright light in the sky last night. We believe it was a meteor. What time did you see it, and what part of the sky was it in? What did it look like? Did anyone get a photo of it? Comment below or PM us.
 

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Are you planning to go see much-anticipated movie Fifty Shades Of Grey?


Protest warning to cinema as movie premieres - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Protests are expected outside the Wanganui premiere of the movie Fifty Shades Of Grey. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Meet the winner of last weekend's $4.3 million Lotto win:


Winner wants to volunteer in the community - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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My whole body went tingly and I started shaking - I just kept thinking that there must have been some mistake. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Councillor Jack Bullock is on the wrong side of the law again:


Councillor cops a ban for suspended driving - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Whanganui District councillor Jack Bullock was in court yesterday for driving while suspended. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Everybody check their Lotto tickets....


$4.3m pot awaits our big Lotto winner - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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There's a brand new millionaire in town, courtesy of Lotto - and the big winner may not know it yet. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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The latest on the fire at Santoft:


Incinerator blamed for forest blaze - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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An incinerator could have sparked a 2km-long long fire which lit forestry off Santoft Rd in Rangitikei yesterday. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

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Fire crews are currently battling a vegetation fire near Bulls:


Crews battle Santoft fire - Wanganui Chronicle - Wanganui Chronicle News
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Three helicopters and fire crews from as far as Horowhenua are battling a vegetation fire near Bulls. - Wanganui Chronicle