Serious crash, Napier
"Serious crash, Napier"
Emergency services are responding
to a serious crash on Kennedy Road, Napier.
were alerted to the crash between a car and a scooter at
At this stage there is no information
available regarding injuries.
We will provide an update
as soon as we are able.
Road closures are in place at
Jull Street and Owen Street and motorists are asked to take
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Campbell on: the local body election result in Wellington
For obvious reasons, politics is more of a big deal in the capital city than anywhere else in the country. Even so, fewer than four in ten eligible voters bothered to vote in Saturday’s local body elections in Wellington (turnout 39.66%).
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