Person missing in the Haupiri River, Grey District
"Person missing in the Haupiri River, Grey District
Greymouth Police are responding to reports that a person
is missing in the Haupiri River.
Emergency services were
notified at 7.59pm.
Emergency services and members of the
public are at the scene and are searching for the missing
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Pike River: Mine Drift Re-Entry Plan To Proceed
The Pike River Mine Drift will be re-entered, Minister Responsible for Pike River Re-entry Andrew Little announced today.
“I’ve decided the Te Kāhui Whakamana Rua Tekau Mā Iwa - Pike River Recovery Agency, recommended course of action to enter the drift, using the existing access tunnel, is by far the safest option,” said Andrew Little...
“The advice I have received indicates that it is likely to be around February before the re-entry proper gets underway, by breaching the 30m seal.” More>>