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Taradale women's footballers first equal despite loss

Taradale remain first equal in the Central League Federation Cup women's football competition despite today's 2-0 loss to Palmerston North Marist at Taradale Pa...

Rovers drop to sixth, Chatham Cup clash next.

It was painful stuff but the Napier City Rovers Central League football side is still unbeaten at home.   That's the best way to describe Thirsty Whale N...

Restoration of Napier War Memorial a step closer

The Napier War Memorial project took another step towards completion last week.  The Napier City Council Future Napier committee approved recommendations...

Covid-19: No new community cases; 2 new cases in managed isolation

There are two new cases of Covid-19 in recent returnees in managed isolation facilities and no new cases in the community since the Ministry's last update...

Mighty Maroons retain Nash Cup in style

Taradale Rugby and Sports second five-eighth and hat-trick hero Kieanan Higgins reckons his team peaked at the right time in Hawke's Bay's Nash Cup premier cl...

VIDEO: Final days to make submission on Napier City Council's Long Term Plan

  "Doing the Mahi” and working on what matters is the focus of Napier City Council’s Long Term Plan (LTP) 2021-31.  But there is only a...

Covid-19: No new community cases; 3 new cases and 3 historical cases in managed isolation

There are three new cases of Covid-19 in recent returnees in managed isolation facilities and no new cases in the community, since the Ministry’s last upd...

McLeod relishes ride behind dominant Hastings Rugby and Sports pack

Halfback Connor McLeod is the first to admit life is good behind the dominant Hastings Rugby and Sports forward pack in Hawke's Bay's premier club competition...

All In Elusive netballers tick off first early-season goal

Mission accomplished ... yes the smile on Tremains All In Elusive netball coach Arama Jackson's face confirmed that tonight. His team had just ticked off the...

Full circle for new ESNZ CEO

Equestrian Sports New Zealand’s new chief executive brings plenty of sports acumen coupled with commercial business experience to the national body. Juli...

Covid-19: Contact of Sydney case transferred to Christchurch MIQ

A person identified as a close contact of a New South Wales COVID-19 community case has been transferred to a managed isolation facility in Christchurch. A Min...

Hastings District Council receives top award for collaborative housing plan

Hastings District Council’s ground-breaking collaborative approach to addressing the district’s critical housing shortage has been recognised with a...

Covid-19: No new community cases; 1 new case in managed isolation

There is one new case of Covid-19 in a recent returnee in a managed isolation facility and no new cases in the community in New Zealand today, since the Ministr...

Karamu High School wins regional Race Unity Speech Awards third year in a row

For the third year in a row, Karamu High School has won the Hawke’s Bay heat of the 2021 Race Unity Speech Awards, on the back of a stirring speech by yea...

Rovers captain Hoyle knows "bogey" team will be tough

The question had to be put to Napier City Rovers Central League football team's captain and defender Jim Hoyle. What does he rank as the priority for his Thi...

Ngā Ara Tipuna coming to life

The harvesting of about 350 kānuka poles that will become an imposing 40-metre long palisade at a key Ngā Ara Tipuna site – Pukekaihau Pā – has begu...

New Mobile Road Safety Bases replace decades-old 'Booze Bus'

The arrival of a new Mobile Road Safety Base will allow police to access more remote parts of the district to stop drink drivers and reduce trauma on the roads,...

Covid-19: No new community cases; 1 new case in managed isolation; 3 potential historical cases

There is one new case of Covid-19 and three cases being investigated as historical infections to report in recent returnees in managed isolation facilities, sin...

Popular Sunrise Hut revamped

Locally-loved Sunrise Hut and Sunrise Track in the Ruahine Forest Park are open once again following renovations and improvements, the Department of Conservatio...

Gisborne pair thrive in Hawke's Bay's Super 8 netball comp

Top marks for commitment in Hawke's Bay's Super 8 premier club netball competition go to the Tremains All In Elusive pair of Alex Sinclair and Jayda Banks. D...