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Napier Lotto player wins $1 million in last nights draw

One lucky Lotto player from Napier will be celebrating after winning $1 million with Lotto First Division in last nights draw. The winning ticket was sold at N...

Martin Place recycling centre to remain closed.

The Martin Place recycling centre in Havelock North is not likely to re-open after Hastings District Council received verbal advice that the lease council holds...

One new case, four probable cases - By the Numbers

Covid Update August 12th 2020 - By the Numbers There is one new case of Covid-19 in managed isolation in New Zealand today. This is in addition to yesterday ev...

Watch Live: PM Jacinda Ardern 4pm update

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Dr Ashley Bloomfield.    

How to get tested for Covid-19 in Hawke's Bay.

If people have cold or flu symptoms you need to stay home and get yourself tested for COVID-19, says Health Hawke’s Bay Medical Director Louise Haywood....

Hawke’s Bay Civil Defence Emergency Management Group ready to step up again if needed

Hawke’s Bay Civil Defence Emergency Management Group says it's ready to step up if Covid-19 reaches our region again.Group Manager Ian Macdonald said the...

Hawke's Bay DHB revises visitor policy due to Alert Level 2

In light of Hawke's Bay being placed into Alert Level 2, Hawke’s Bay DHB has revised its visitor policy, and implemented a no visitor policy for high risk...

Watch Live: PM Jacinda Ardern & Ashley Bloomfield give update

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Dr Ashley Bloomfield.    

Super 8 rugby postponed for one week

Napier Boys' High School will have to wait until September 12 before getting a crack at Hamilton Boys' High School in Super 8 1st XV rugby. NBHS 1st XV coach B...

Alert Level 2 Rules - At a glance

Due to the announcement of 4 cases of Covid-19 via community transmission Auckland has been placed under Alert Level 3.  The rest of the country is enteri...

Four cases of Covid-19 community transmission. What we know so far.

PM Jacinda Ardern and Dr Ashley Bloomfield have held an unexpected news conference at 9:15pm August 11th. Here's what we know so far: Four confirmed cases in...

PM Jacinda Ardern and Dr Ashley Bloomfield announce 4 cases of community transmission.

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Dr Ashley Bloomfield.    

Hawke’s Bay police operation nets $1.6 million in seized assets, six arrests.

Six people have been arrested and approximately $1.6 million in assets have been seized following the execution of search warrants across Hawke’s Bay this...

One new case of Covid-19 - By the Numbers

Covid Update August 11th 2020 - By the Numbers There is one new case of Covid-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand today. Today’s case is a...

'Just A Thought' - 10 ways to support someone experiencing distress.

'Just A Thought' is a Ministry of Health initiative designed to help people cope in a post-lockdown environment. With around one in five New Zealanders experie...

Call for nominations for Youth Potential Awards

Nominations are now open for the 14th annual Ngā Tohu Aumangea Youth Potential Awards.  Hastings District Council is encouraging local services providers,...

Residents asked to keep distance from seals over coming months.

It’s the time of year to watch out for seals resting around our Hawke’s Bay coastlines, say Hawke’s Bay Department of Conservation (DOC) offic...

Rovers footballer dedicates goal to late grandfather

It's fair to say last week was a tough one for Napier City Rovers football team's left wing back Liam Schofield. His grandfather, who had been a big influence...

Tech claim back-to-back women's rugby titles

Winger Tori Iosefo claimed player-of-the-match honours as her Napier Technical team won a second consecutive Big Barrel Hawke's Bay women's rugby championship t...

Pettigrew-Green Arena to receive $6.4m to make courts 'national standard'.

A Government grant of $6.4 million will expand the Pettigrew Green Arena in Taradale with new indoor courts of national standard. “The project is likely...