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Developing Safer Working Environments

Monday, 14 January 2019, 1:40 pm | Northland District Health Board

The newly appointed Northland DHB workplace violence prevention programme manager, Eliza Wallace was welcomed to the organisation this week in a formal pōwhiri. Eliza brings with her valuable in-depth knowledge and experience in the development of ... More >>

Statement: three die in Christchurch after fleeing Police

Monday, 14 January 2019, 1:28 pm | New Zealand Police

First of all I would like to say the death of these three young people is an absolute tragedy. More >>

A taste of the Pacific is coming to the capital

Monday, 14 January 2019, 1:17 pm | Wellington City Council

The annual Wellington Pasifika Festival will be showcasing the sights, sounds, and flavours of the Pacific at Odlins Plaza on Saturday 19 January – and everyone’s welcome/afio mai/bula/ulu tons mai/kia orana/welkam. More >>

Kaikoura’s Mayfair Theatre Receives $300,000

Monday, 14 January 2019, 12:46 pm | The Southern Trust

Kaikoura’s historic Mayfair Theatre is a step closer to its rebuild funding total thanks to a recent $300,000 grant from The Southern Trust. More >>

Police make arrest in Otara homicide investigation

Monday, 14 January 2019, 11:02 am | New Zealand Police

Police have arrested and charged a man after a homicide investigation was launched in Otara last night. More >>

Fire closes Blenheim’s waste sorting centre

Monday, 14 January 2019, 10:38 am | Marlborough District Council

A fire inside Blenheim’s Waste Sorting Centre was attended to by Fire and Emergency NZ this morning, and is under control. More >>

Police investigate shooting in Whenuapai - update

Monday, 14 January 2019, 10:31 am | New Zealand Police

Police are appealing for information following a shooting incident in Whenuapai this morning. More >>

Greta Valley truck rollover

Monday, 14 January 2019, 10:05 am | New Zealand Police

Two trucks have collided on Greta Road, Greta Valley, in Hurunui around 9:10am today. More >>

Update, Stokes Valley incident

Monday, 14 January 2019, 10:04 am | New Zealand Police

Police have searched several addresses on George Street in response to a firearms incident in Stokes Valley. More >>

UPDATE: State Highway One at Ohakuri closed after crash

Monday, 14 January 2019, 9:06 am | New Zealand Police

State Highway One is now closed in Ohakuri, Taupo District and diversions are in aplace. More >>

State Highway One at Ohakuri partially blocked after crash

Monday, 14 January 2019, 8:35 am | New Zealand Police

A fuel tanker rolled around 7:40am today on State Highway One near Chestnut and Thorpe Roads. More >>

Police investigate shooting in Whenuapai

Monday, 14 January 2019, 8:27 am | New Zealand Police

Police are making enquiries after a man received gunshot wounds to the lower back and buttock area on Brigham Creek Road, Whenuapai, this morning. More >>

Homicide investigation launched after Otara death

Monday, 14 January 2019, 8:24 am | New Zealand Police

Police have launched a homicide investigation after a death in Otara tonight. More >>

Police investigate shooting in Whenuapai

Monday, 14 January 2019, 8:12 am | New Zealand Police

Police are making enquiries after a man received gunshot wounds to the lower back and buttock area on Brigham Creek Road, Whenuapai, this morning. More >>

Three die in Christchurch after fleeing Police

Monday, 14 January 2019, 8:02 am | New Zealand Police

Approximately 11:13pm a vehicle was seen speeding in the CBD. More >>

Serious crash, Inglewood

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 7:16 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are at the scene of a serious crash on Mountain Road, Inglewood, New Plymouth. More >>

Disorder incident, Stokes Valley

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 7:15 pm | New Zealand Police

People are asked to avoid the area at this time while Police work to understand the circumstances of the incident. More >>

Serious crash, Belmont

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 7:14 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are attending the scene of a serious crash on SH2 near Belmont, Lower Hutt. More >>

Serious crash, Redvale

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 7:14 pm | New Zealand Police

Emergency services are attending a serious crash on East Coast Road, Redvale, north of Auckland. More >>

Weekend Stats Surf Life Saving Northern Region: 12 January

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 3:04 pm | Surf Life Saving New Zealand

Whangarei Heads had a decent amount of surf likely contributing to the higher number of rescues. Patrols stayed open a bit longer as many rescues happened towards the end of the day. More >>

A wet finish for the week.

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 3:03 pm | MetService

Wet weather to finish off the week as an active frontal system makes its way over the South Island today. “Many areas are going to see wet weather today as this system moves over the country”, comments MetService meteorologist Mark Bowe. More >>

Bream Bay water incident

Sunday, 13 January 2019, 10:36 am | New Zealand Police

Police were called to the scene at 7.06am after a fisherman appeared to get into difficulty while retrieving fishing nets. More >>

Body recovered at Whangerei Falls

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 5:01 pm | New Zealand Police

The body is believed to be that of the swimmer who went under the water and failed to resurface yesterday afternoon. More >>

Update: Serious crash, Warkworth

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 4:59 pm | New Zealand Police

One person is in a critical condition after a serious crash at the intersection of Sandspit Road and Sharp Road in Warkworth. More >>

Serious crash, Warkworth

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 4:58 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are attending a serious crash in Warkworth, at the intersection of Sandspit Road and Sharp Road. More >>

Serious crash in Meadowbank

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 1:40 pm | New Zealand Police

A car and bus collided on Gowing Drive, near Cruickshank Crescent, around 11:30am today. More >>

1080 debate missing key perspective

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 11:10 am | Project Crimson

For over 30 years Project Crimson has led efforts to save New Zealand’s iconic pōhutukawa and rātā trees, which were on the point of extinction in the 1980’s. Today, Project Crimson, is voicing its support for the use of 1080 to control introduced ... More >>

Mid-Northern Rodeo has threatened to trespass activists

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 11:09 am | Direct Animal Action

What: ‘Ban Rodeo’ protest at Mid-Northern Rodeo When: Saturday 12 January 12pm Where: 32 Kokopu Block Road, Maungatapere More >>

Protesters will demonstrate at Mid-northern Rodeo today

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 11:04 am | Direct Animal Action

What: ‘Ban Rodeo’ protest at Mid-Northern Rodeo When: Saturday 12 January 12pm Where: 32 Kokopu Block Road, Maungatapere More >>

Summer waste barge services in the Hauraki Gulf

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 10:49 am | Auckland Council

Auckland Council is taking positive action again this summer to keep Auckland's Waitematā Harbour beautiful by providing waste barges out in the Hauraki Gulf to help boaties dispose of their waste. More >>

Update: Serious crash, Takanini

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 10:45 am | New Zealand Police

Police can now confirm that one person has died in a serious crash on Auckland’s Southern Motorway, near Takanini. More >>

Serious crash, Takanini

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 10:42 am | New Zealand Police

Police are attending the scene of a serious crash on Auckland's Southern Motorway near Takanini. More >>

Metlink introduces six month bus trial from Station to Zoo

Saturday, 12 January 2019, 10:38 am | Greater Wellington Regional Council

Metlink is introducing a six month trial bus service between Wellington Station and the Zoo on 3 February 2019. More >>

Update: Water incident, Whangerei

Friday, 11 January 2019, 6:57 pm | New Zealand Police

The search for the missing swimmer at Whangerei Falls has been halted for the evening. More >>

Water incident, Whangarei

Friday, 11 January 2019, 6:56 pm | New Zealand Police

"Water incident, Whangarei" Police are attending the scene of a water incident in Whangerei Falls, Whangerei. A man went under the water while swimming and has failed to surface. The area has been closed while a search is conducted. The Police ... More >>

State of Our Environment - December 2018

Friday, 11 January 2019, 4:37 pm | Hawke's Bay Regional Council

A succession of downpours contributed to almost double normal December totals. River flows, soil moisture and groundwater More >>

Faster treatment, shorter stays Emergency Department goal

Friday, 11 January 2019, 4:23 pm | Bay of Plenty District Health Board

Tailoring patients to the most appropriate health professionals in the timeliest way is the thought-process behind a successful Whakatāne Hospital Emergency Department (ED) project. More >>

Appeal lodged for Williamson Park Resource Consent

Friday, 11 January 2019, 4:22 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

In November 2018 the decision by an independent RMA Commissioner to approve a resource consent to hold events at Williamson Park in Whangamata was released. More >>

Police investigating after baby injured

Friday, 11 January 2019, 3:37 pm | New Zealand Police

Counties Manukau Police is investigating an incident in Papakura where a 10-week old baby boy received serious injuries earlier this week. More >>

Hawke’s Bay Airport welcomes visitors to new arrivals hall

Friday, 11 January 2019, 3:17 pm | Hawk's Bay Airport

Passengers arriving to the Hawke’s Bay Airport on Tuesday will be the first to collect their bags in the new arrivals hall, as the first milestone of the Airport Expansion is completed. More >>

Roadside rubbish dumping a growing problem in Northland

Friday, 11 January 2019, 2:55 pm | New Zealand Transport Agency

New Zealand’s clean green image is being severely tarnished in Northland by roadside rubbish dumpers. More >>

Signs point to a record summer on the Coromandel

Friday, 11 January 2019, 2:54 pm | Thames Coromandel District Council

Ice, bottled water, sun umbrellas and bananas have been some of the items in hottest demand across the Coromandel in what is shaping up to be a record summer season for the district. More >>

Pukekohe crash - update

Friday, 11 January 2019, 2:42 pm | New Zealand Police

Police remain at the scene of a serious crash in Pukekohe, which occurred around 11.30am. More >>

Name release - Raglan drowning

Friday, 11 January 2019, 2:42 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are now in a positon to release the name of the boy who drowned at Wainui Beach, Raglan yesterday. More >>

Pillion passenger injured by falling rock - Marlborough

Friday, 11 January 2019, 2:41 pm | New Zealand Police

A pillion passenger on a motorcycle has escaped serious injury after being hit by a rock on State Highway 1 near Weld Pass in Marlborough today. More >>

Serious Crash - Pukekohe

Friday, 11 January 2019, 12:17 pm | New Zealand Police

Police are in attendance at a serious crash in Pukekohe near the intersection of Gun Club Road and Schlaepfer Road. More >>

Stoat hunt underway on Great Barrier Island

Friday, 11 January 2019, 12:11 pm | Auckland Council

A potential sighting of a stoat on Aotea/Great Barrier Island has set off alarm bells and sparked an immediate incursion response. More >>

Super busy summer season for Splash Planet, community pools

Friday, 11 January 2019, 11:39 am | Hastings District Council

Summer is here and people have been heading to the district’s outdoor pools in droves since just before Christmas, with visitor numbers up on last year across all facilities. More >>

Body found on West Auckland beach

Friday, 11 January 2019, 11:22 am | New Zealand Police

A body has washed up at Woodhill Forest Beach, near Muriwai. The body was found by a member of the public, who notified Police shortly after 8pm last night. More >>

Stabbing incident, Timaru - Police seeking information

Friday, 11 January 2019, 10:54 am | New Zealand Police

Police received multiple calls around 3:20am today reporting a number of gang members fighting in the Dunkirk Street area. More >>

Tokomaru Bay crash, one lane open

Friday, 11 January 2019, 10:44 am | New Zealand Police

State Highway 35 near Tokomaru Bay has reopened to one lane following this morning's fatal truck crash. Motorists are asked to please have patience and drive with care in the area. More >>

Water restrictions update - Friday 11 January

Friday, 11 January 2019, 10:36 am | Thames Coromandel District Council

With many residents and visitors still in holiday mode we're placing a sprinkler ban to Tairua and Pauanui to ensure continuity of supply. More >>

Cobham Drive lizards on the move

Friday, 11 January 2019, 10:09 am | Wellington City Council

Work to develop the new walking and biking paths along Cobham Drive will soon be ramping up – but first efforts are being made to relocate lizards living in the construction zone. More >>

SH 35, Tokomaru Bay crash

Friday, 11 January 2019, 9:49 am | New Zealand Police

Police can now confirm that the driver of a truck that crashed near Tokomaru Bay this morning was killed in the crash. More >>

In the water, be visible, on the water be vigilant

Thursday, 10 January 2019, 9:28 pm | Greater Wellington Regional Council

Greater Wellington Regional Council’s Harbourmaster, Grant Nalder, is urging harbour users to take care on and in the water following an incident between a rowing skiff and a swimmer that could have ended in tragedy and a near drowning at Paremata. More >>

Surf Life Saving Northern Region (Raglan incident)

Thursday, 10 January 2019, 9:26 pm | Surf Lifesaving Northern

At 3:36pm, Surfcom were alerted by the Ambulance Service to a missing child who was swept out to sea off Ocean Beach, near the Raglan Rivermouth. Lifeguards were tasked and launched an IRB, arriving on scene within 10 minutes to begin search. More >>

Water incident, Raglan

Thursday, 10 January 2019, 9:17 pm | New Zealand Police

"Water incident, Raglan" A child who went missing in the water off Raglan this afternoon has died. Coastguard and Police were called to the incident at about 3:30pm. A rescue helicopter was deployed to conduct an aerial search of the area. ... More >>

How Business Chamber sees Eden Park

Thursday, 10 January 2019, 5:03 pm | Auckland Business Chamber

Either Auckland gives Eden Park a more flexible and realistic operating framework and allows it to generate a sustainable amount of revenue or it continues to constrain it. More >>

"Name release – fatal crash, Hurunui

Thursday, 10 January 2019, 4:54 pm | New Zealand Police

Police can now name the person who died in a crash in Hurunui on 5 January. More >>

Update - Kawakawa home invasion incident

Thursday, 10 January 2019, 4:53 pm | New Zealand Police

Police can confirm that the elderly female victim of the Kawakawa home invasion incident last night has recently been discharged from hospital. More >>

 
 
 
 
 
 

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