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VIDEO: Indoor sports to find extra space with new regional facility

Hawke’s Bay youth can look forward to much needed indoor court space for fast-growing sports such as basketball, futsal, netball, pickleball and volleyb...

Changes to recycling services for a Waste Free CHB

Solid waste services in Central Hawke’s Bay are changing to meet the District’s desire for a thriving and Waste-Free CHB of the future. As a result...

Police appeal for information following firearms incident on SH5, Napier

A firearm used in an incident in Te Pōhue on Sunday afternoon is yet to be located, as police continue to investigate. CIB Taupō Area Manager Detective Senior...

Regional Council welcomes Government's freshwater regulation consultation

The Hawke's Bay Regional Council supports the Government consultation on its proposed Freshwater Farm Plans and stock exclusion regulations as part of a push to...

RSV: Hawke's Bay Hospital refuses children under 16 to visit

Hawke's Bay Hospital has updated its visitor policy to not allow children under 16 to visit as presentations to hospital of people with RSV increase.Chief Medic...

Students taste what EIT has to offer with free workshops

A world of opportunities, from vet nursing and social work, to a career as a chef or in screen production, was opened to local high school students at EIT&rsquo...

Construction of new regional indoor sport facility gets underway

Hawke’s Bay youth can look forward to much needed indoor court space for fast-growing sports such as basketball, futsal, netball, pickleball and volleybal...

Napier City Council urges residents to have their say on Carlyle Street

Napier City Council is calling on users to have their say on one of the most "important" routes leading to and from the CBD.  A survey on whether people t...

Lower Hutt City spoil Rovers footballers party

There was sufficient motivational ammunition for Napier City Rovers Central League football side to cause an upset yesterday. Captain and defender Jim Hoyle (p...

Mighty Maroons taste Maddison Trophy glory for first time since 2009

Taradale Rugby and Sports blindside flanker Josh Eden-Whaitiri tasted Maddison Trophy glory for the second time in four years yesterday. Three years after help...

Midfielder backs Rovers prep without spying mission

It's fair to suggest Napier City Rovers Central League football side's midfielder Sam Pickering was well placed for a pre-match spying mission or two this week....

Hygge at Clifton Bay gets in the swing of things with Winter Deco Bash

Hygge at Clifton Bay has become a popular venue for locals and visitors alike and now they are adding Deco to their bow.  Combining the food and live musi...

Triple honours for Hastings District Council in LGNZ awards

Hastings District Council has scored triple honours in this year’s Local Government New Zealand Excellence Awards – two wins and a Highly Commended....

VIDEO: Groundswell of support for farmers mass protest over Government regulations

A convoy of tractors and utes, with signs and dogs in tow, rolled into Hastings to protest against what has been described as "increasing Government interfere...

Karamu High School reconnects with former staff and students

Karamu High School is calling on all former students and staff to join their newly formed alumni group to keep the strong bonds between the school and its commu...

Napier Police pursuit: 20-year-old faces slew of charges including kidnapping

A 20-year-old man at the centre of a police pursuit in Napier yesterday will appear in the Hastings District Court today.  A police spokesperson says he i...

Mental toughness fuels defending champs Maddison Trophy quest

Hastings Rugby and Sports captain Jacob Devery reckons the mental toughness within his squad will propel them to a second taste of Maddison Trophy glory tomorro...

Napier Police pursuit: One taken into custody after family harm incident

Napier Police were conducting enquiries in relation to an earlier family harm matter today. A police spokesperson said a vehicle of interest was located at abo...

Three in the running for HBRC Hastings seat by-election

Three nominations have been received by Hawke’s Bay Regional Council to fill a vacancy for the Hastings constituency seat. Nominations to be elected to t...

Expressions of interest sought for Flaxmere housing developments

With planning well advanced on three blocks of council-owned land in Flaxmere, Hastings District Council is now calling for Expressions of Interest from suitabl...