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If you have read the ONE News or Breakfast Facebook pages in the last 12 or so hours, you may have noticed that ONE News reportedly caught up with Australian band Crowded House “on this day in 1922” cutting a record at a “secret New Zealand location”.

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Following the sudden death today of former All Black Jonah Lomu, ONE News and 3 News will broadcast news specials this afternoon.

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Due to the All Blacks homecoming celebrations in Auckland today, there have been some alterations to this afternoon’s television schedules.

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Karen OlsenTVNZ has announced today that weather presenter Karen Olsen will be leaving after 22 years with the company.

Karen says she’s loved her time at TVNZ and that she’s had some amazing experiences and opportunities.

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Yesterday afternoon, Mediaworks released a report which talked up what they perceived to be their ratings successes of the past week. Most people saw it for what it was but TVNZ’s Graeme Muir, Editor of Content, made this comment:

This is a bit like putting out a release that we’re nailing it in Household Shoppers with One Dog and Three Kids over 65. I’m pretty sure last time I checked 18-39 was TV2’s commercial demo, not TV3’s. But let’s entertain them for a minute about ‘double the audience’, with the rider that overnights never tell you very much. (If
they did, how can they explain away their Friday audience, which was a third down on their winning Thursday? You can see how meaningless the exercise is). Continue reading »

TVNZ’s new digital-first offering ONE News Now (ONN) was launched yesterday.

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Congratulations to TVNZer’s Ali Pugh who announced on air yesterday that she is pregnant and Nadine Chalmers-Ross who has announced she’s engaged.

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