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Hawke's Bay to commemorate significant earthquake 90 years on

Residents young and old will have an opportunity to honour the lives that were lost and to celebrate the resilience of those who rebuilt at a number of events o...

Boost for community biodiversity projects in Hawke's Bay

Biodiversity Hawke’s Bay has appointed Dr Belinda Sleight as Biodiversity Community Facilitator, a new role that will focus on local community projects....

Wairoa police temporarily armed following firearms incidents

Tairawhiti Police are investigating, and several people have been charged, following firearms incidents in Wairoa. An incident yesterday on Lucknow Street, Wai...

Update on Northland case, and two cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation

Sixteen people have been identified as potential close contacts of the previously reported case in Northland. Of those, 15 people have returned negative tests,...

Connection more important than ever in rural communities

Rural communications continue to lift to new levels in a world where connection and safety are key.  Two companies at the forefront of the industry are Co...

Video News: Singer/Songwriter returns home to entertain in local music scene.

    Hawke's Bay App Video News Singer/Songwriter Lauren Marshall returns from her work overseas on cruise ships to entertain locals on the Hawke's...

Level three water restrictions enforced in Napier

Level three water restrictions are now in force in Napier, meaning there is a total ban on sprinklers. A Napier City Council spokeswoman said the decision was...

Sister cities for 40 years: Guilin and Hastings celebrate

In just over five weeks Hastings and Guilin, two sister cities almost exactly 10,000 kilometres apart, will celebrate a relationship that dates back 40 years.Th...

Video: Botanic Beats

A short montage of the Botanic Beats evening featuring Project Prima Volta and The Tramps.   Botanic Beats

Update on Northland case, and 6 cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has today confirmed that the woman who recently travelled from overseas and completed their stay in managed isolation in the Pullma...

Watch: Director General of Health Ashley Bloomfield to give live update.

    The Ministry of Health will provide a COVID-19 update.

Watch: Ministry of Health live COVID-19 update.

    Ministry of Health will provide an update on COVID-19 at 4.00 pm today.

Ministry of Health investigating suspected community case. Eight cases in managed isolation.

There are 8 cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation to report in New Zealand since the last media statement on Friday. The Ministry of Health is investigating a...

EIT to host Info and Enrolment Day

People who are looking to change careers, advance their existing skills, or learn something new are invited to come along to EIT’s Info and Enrolment Day....

Road closed after truck and trailer roll near Hastings

Police are at the scene of a crash on SH50, between Glencoe Station Road and Creek Road, Maraekakaho, where a truck and trailer has rolled. There were no injur...

Hastings District Council's roading projects in full swing

Cones and contractors have flooded the streets of Hastings following the Christmas and New Year break, to maintain, upgrade and build roading infrastructure acr...

Hawke's Bay health officials call for more scanning and less people in ED ahead of busy weekend

With an influx of visitors to the region this weekend, Hawke's Bay Health officials say it is more important than ever to use the NZ Covid Tracer App, and choos...

Nine new cases of Covid-19 all in managed isolation

There are nine new cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation. Twelve previously reported cases have now recovered, meaning the total number of active cases in New...

Hawke's Bay set to benefit from new Public Housing Plan

The East Coast is expected to receive between up to 760 new public and transitional homes as part of the Government's Public Housing Plan 2021-2024. On Thursda...

D-Day for thousands of Hawke's Bay NCEA students

After more than a month of waiting for exam results, thousands of high school students are finally able to how they performed in their end-of-year exams and whe...