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Visiting skincare experts share tips to help Hawke’s Bay locals undo a summer’s worth of skin damage

Hawke’s Bay is a great place to live, but high sunshine hours, a dry windy climate and outdoor lifestyles play havoc with our biggest organ, the skin. He...

Regional Council undertakes work around stopbanks: Taradale Cycle Trail users urged to take care

Taradale cycle trail users are urged to take care over the next few days as the Hawke's Bay Regional Council undertakes work around its stopbanks. "Before we l...

Fifteen gang-related arrests, pistols and ballistic armour seized in Wairoa

Fifteen members of both the Mongrel Mob and Black Power have been arrested, and three pistols and a set of ballistic armour have been seized in a targeted opera...

Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction celebrates 30 years of generosity

The 2021 Hawke’s Bay Wine Auction will celebrate 30 years.  This year’s event will be held on Saturday 18th September, back in the heart of Ha...

Three new cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation

There are three new cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation, and no new cases linked to the Auckland February cluster. One of the three cases in managed isolati...

Personal safety alarms rolled out to Hawke's Bay DHB community-based workers

Hawke’s Bay District Health Board (HBDHB) is rolling out personal safety alarms to its community-based teams to provide an additional safety net for healt...

Emotional clash for Hawke's Bay United footballers

Shut out the emotion, play to your potential and the chances of finishing the season with a win are high. That's the best advice one can give to the Thirsty Wh...

Morning magnitude 4.3 quake wakes up Hawke's Bay.

An earthquake quake measuring 4.3 has woken Hawke's Bay this morning. The quake, located 10 km south-west of Hastings, occurred at 6.35am. Thousands of people...

Hawke's Bay youth to take part in first national Rise For Lives peace walk

Hawke's Bay may be more than 14,000km away from Yemen, but that isn't stopping a group of passionate youth from taking to the streets to call on governments to...

Hawke's Bay Regional Council rethinks stance on Māori wards

A decision by Hawke's Bay Regional Councillors could see the establishment of Māori wards in time for next year's election.  Councillors unanimously voted...

One-off art bottles unveiled ahead of charity auction

The work of three prestigious New Zealand artists and the best drops from Hawke’s Bay’s premium winemakers have come together – and the result...

Two cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation

There are two new cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation, and no new cases linked to the Auckland February cluster. There are now 11 cases associated with...

Pōwhiri marks launch of Food and Fibre CoVE

EIT has officially launched the Food and Fibre Centre of Vocational Excellence (CoVE) with a formal welcome onto EIT’s marae Te Ara o Tāwhaki. As part of...

Watch Live: Chris Hipkins and Ashley Bloomfield give update on Covid-19 cases

The Minister for COVID-19 Response, Chris Hipkins and Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield provide an update on COVID-19 cases.

NZ cross-country elite ready to fire

New Zealand's elite cross-country racers will be back in business this weekend and, after a 2020 season ruined by a pesky virus, the 2021 series is sure to be a...

Home runs propel softball victories

Mets utility Horowai Puketapu and Saints infielder Hoani Crawford hit home runs during Saturday's play in Hawke's Bay's premier men's softball competition. Puk...

Teen equals Napier Golf Club record

Way to redeem yourself Hawke's Bay golfer Zack Swanwick! A day after shooting a two-over par 74 during pennant team trials on his Napier Golf Club's Waiohiki c...

NZ's best head to Takapoto for top competition

COVID-19 may be putting a halt to fluid offshore travel but that hasn’t stopped an international flavour at Takapoto Estate Show Jumping. New Zealand&rsq...

Two new positive community cases –household members of today’s case

The Ministry of Health was this afternoon notified that two siblings of today’s positive case from Papatoetoe High School have also tested positive for Co...

Baaa-d time for farmer after sheep stolen from Hawke's Bay farm

A Hawke's Bay farmer has suffered a loss of more than 20 sheep after they were stolen in what is believed to be a targeted raid earlier this month. The theft o...