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Covid-19: 303 new Hawke's Bay cases News

Covid-19: 303 new Hawke's Bay cases

Hawke's Bay has 303 new cases of Covid-19, and 14 people in hospital.  Nationally, the Ministry of Health said there are 9091 new community cases of Covid...

Lindisfarne College students prepare to take to the stage News

Lindisfarne College students prepare to take to the stage

Lindisfarne College is putting the finishing touches on their production of Wheeler's Luck, set to take to the stage next week.  The production is set in...

Video: Food rescue organisation Nourished for Nil, feeds growing need as cost of living bites News

Video: Food rescue organisation Nourished for Nil, feeds growing need as cost of living bites

Food rescue not-for-profit Nourished for Nil is seeing new faces from across the community due to Covid-19 and the increased cost of living.  Founder Ch...

Child's bedroom window shattered in gang-related shooting in Wairoa News

Child's bedroom window shattered in gang-related shooting in Wairoa

A child’s bedroom window was destroyed by a shotgun blast, with glass strewn throughout, in the latest gang-related incident in Wairoa.  Tairawhiti...

Two further Covid-related deaths in Hawke's Bay; 307 cases News

Two further Covid-related deaths in Hawke's Bay; 307 cases

Hawke's Bay has reported two further Covid-related deaths and 307 new cases.  In a statement, the Ministry of Health said a further 32 deaths related to t...

Napier flood protection increased through council collaboration News

Napier flood protection increased through council collaboration

Hawke’s Bay Regional Council and Napier City Council have been working hard over the past 18 months to improve flood protection in urban Napier. Region...

COMPETITION: Be in to WIN tickets to the Better Home and Living Show News

COMPETITION: Be in to WIN tickets to the Better Home and Living Show

COMPETITION TIME over on the Hawke's Bay App's Facebook page.   WIN FREE TICKETS & enjoy a wonderful day out at the Hawke’s Bay Better Home &...

Hawke's Bay Hospital ward in lockdown to prevent spread of Norovirus News

Hawke's Bay Hospital ward in lockdown to prevent spread of Norovirus

A ward at Hawke's Bay Hospital is in lockdown to prevent the spread of Norovirus, a highly contagious vomiting and diarrhoea bug. Chief Medical and Dental Offi...

Covid-19: 361 new Hawke's Bay cases News

Covid-19: 361 new Hawke's Bay cases

Hawke's Bay has 361 new cases of Covid-19 and 17 people in hospital. Nationally there are 9843 new community cases of Covid-19, with a further 8 Covid-related...

Action plan to bring "buzz" back to Hastings News

Action plan to bring "buzz" back to Hastings

A 'Covid-19 Recovery Action Plan’ comprising new and enhanced existing events and activations is set to bring a “buzz” back to the Hastings ci...

Opinion: The next steps in our plan to speed up New Zealand’s economic growth News

Opinion: The next steps in our plan to speed up New Zealand’s economic growth

Last week the Government announced a major package of reforms to address the immediate skill shortages in New Zealand and speed up our economic growth. New Zea...

Skate-boarding wonder-pooch crowned Napier's Next Dog Model News

Skate-boarding wonder-pooch crowned Napier's Next Dog Model

A skate-boarding wonder pooch has been crowned Napier's Next Dog Model. Murphy, a rescued Schnauzer, strutted his stuff on the catwalk on live television this...

Hastings Council to waive CBD parking fees for month of July News

Hastings Council to waive CBD parking fees for month of July

Hastings District Council has accepted a petition to waive parking fees in the central business district for the month of July.  The decision, made at the...

Kayaker who died named as 63-year-old Wairoa man News

Kayaker who died named as 63-year-old Wairoa man

A 63-year-old Wairoa man has been named as the Kayaker who died yesterday in Tuai. In a statement, police said he was Rangimaria Anzac Williams. "Police exten...

Covid-19: 216 new Hawke's Bay cases News

Covid-19: 216 new Hawke's Bay cases

Hawke's Bay has 216 new cases of Covid-19, and 17 people in hospital.  Apart from Hawke's Bay, the locations of today's 7061 new cases are Northland: (205...

Faraday transports through time News

Faraday transports through time

A new mural gracing the exterior of the Faraday Museum of Technology is transporting the viewer into Napier’s past and providing visual clues to what lies...

Police confirm death of Kayaker following incident in Wairoa. News

Police confirm death of Kayaker following incident in Wairoa.

Police have confirmed that a kayaker has died following an incident in Tuai, Wairoa. Emergency services were alerted to the incident, after an emergency beacon...

Covid-19: 219 new Hawke's Bay cases, PM tests positive News

Covid-19: 219 new Hawke's Bay cases, PM tests positive

Hawke's Bay has 219 new cases of Covid-19. In a statement, the Ministry of Health said there are 7068 new community cases and 18 further deaths nationwide.&nbs...