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Cheryl Norrie

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Wellington, New Zealand
Freelance Journalist — Freelance

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Biography

Former New Zealand correspondent for the German Press Agency (dpa) writing news and features on topics of interest to international readers including kiwi conservation, Lord of the Rings themed tourism and post earthquake recovery in Christchurch. I also write a weekly motoring feature for the Do...

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@CherylNorrie — 140 followers, 892 tweets

Sep 23, 2017

@oneforthedr Same, but @PullarStrecker told me it was better for the environment ...

Sep 22, 2017

RT @GraemeEdgeler: If you are at work & did not have a reasonable chance to vote before starting work today, your employer must give you pa…

Sep 22, 2017

RT @GraemeEdgeler: Election day reminders: you can vote at any voting place they cannot ask for ID you do not need your EasyVote Card

Sep 20, 2017

@PCLittle Open one window, darken all the others, bird will fly toward light

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Reporter on the small town daily newspaper, The Gore Ensign.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes. It was hell.

How is social media changing news?

It has opened the way for citizen journalists to rapidly disseminate stories and video from a news scene to anyone, anywhere.