Hawea residents no longer need boil their drinking water
Hawea residents no longer need boil their drinking
Samples of treated water in the
reticulated supply have been clear of e-coli for the last
three days. Because e-coli is still being detected in the
daily samples of untreated lake water, chlorination will
continue in the meantime as a
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Gordon Campbell: On The Tokenism Of New Zealand's Role Against Islamic State
To date, the Opposition has continued to occupy itself with the marginalia of the issue. E.g. whether Key did or didn’t know whether Barack Obama would be present at the US briefing last week on IS, or whether New Zealand’s military involvement is or isn’t already a fait accompli.
It might be better to tackle the issue, head on. Our contribution against IS will be to send SAS forces to train the Iraqis? That’s like offering trainers to General Custer just as the 7th cavalry reached the Little Big Horn.