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Watch: PM Jacinda Ardern to give update on Alert Levels

PM Jacinda Ardern to give update on Alert Levels

Two new community Covid-19 cases

There are two new cases of COVID-19 in the community, and one new case in managed isolation. Both of today’s community cases are linked to the previous A...

Winning farewells for Bay swimmers

It's fair to suggest Covid-19 took its toll on the national swimming scene last year. The global pandemic forced many youngsters to give up the sport after bec...

Covid-19 Alert Levels forces cancellation of Flaxmere Night Market

The Flaxmere Night Market, due to be held on Thursday is another casualty of changes to the Covid-19 alert levels, and restrictions on gatherings that are in pl...

Art Deco Festival cancelled: Uncertainty over ongoing Covid Alert Levels forces decision

Less than 24-hours before the Art Deco Festival was originally due to start, organisers have decided to cancel the five-day event. The decision this afternoon...

Watch Live: Chris Hipkins and Ashley Bloomfield give live COVID-19 update.

Chris Hipkins and Ashley Bloomfield give live COVID-19 update. There are no new cases of COVID-19 in the community and no cases in managed isolation to rep...

Art Deco Trust yet to decide whether Festival will go ahead after first two days cancelled

The Art Deco Trust has announced this morning that Art Deco Festival events scheduled for Thursday will not go ahead and a decision will be made later today abo...

Widespread power outages near Waimarama

Wet and wild weather has caused widespread power outages over the last 24-hours, with about 1800 Unison customers affected at different times.  Currently,...

Building purchased to house regional artefact and taonga collection

Hawke’s Bay’s treasured regional taonga and artefact collection is to be relocated to a new location in Hastings CBD. Once redeveloped the site will...

Hawke's Bay claim fifth place at NFC

Hawke's Bay senior men's softball team player-coach Luke Woon had every right to be buzzing after his team finished fifth at the North Harbour-hosted National F...

Go By Bike stops offering free breakfasts

This week the Hastings iWay team will be out each weekday morning handing out healthy breakfasts to anyone cycling to work, school or just on an early morn...

Hastings City Art Gallery to resume longer opening hours

Hastings City Art Gallery has announced it will be returning to seven days a week opening hours for the next few months. Gallery manager Paula Murdoch said the...

Watch Live: PM Jacinda Ardern & Dr Ashley Bloomfield give COVID-19 update

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Director-General of Health Ashley Bloomfield are giving an update at 4pm on the Valentine's Day Covid outbreak.

Five cases of Covid-19 in managed isolation, no new community cases

There are no new cases in the community outside of the three cases announced yesterday. For formal reporting figures, the third community case is included in th...

Surgery and Outpatient appointments to go ahead at Hawke's Bay Hospital, visitor restrictions in place

Under Alert Level 2, which again came into force at 11.59pm on Sunday, Hawke’s Bay District Health Board has revised its visitor policy, which applies to...

Uncertainty over remainder of Art Deco Festival with opening day events cancelled

Changes in Covid-19 alert levels has forced the cancellation of all Art Deco Festival events due to be held on Wednesday In a statement, festival organisers sa...

Ministry of Health update on Auckland community cases

The Ministry of Health is providing an additional update on today’s three positive community cases. The cases are a mother, father and daughter from one...

Hastings Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon cancelled due to changes in alert levels

The Hastings Weet-Bix Kids TRYathlon set to be held at Mitre 10 Park on Tuesday has been cancelled due to changes in Covid-19 alert levels. The decision, sent...

Watch Live: PM Jacinda Ardern & Dr Ashley Bloomfield give COVID-19 update.

PM Jacinda Ardern & Dr Ashley Bloomfield give COVID-19 update. As of 11.59PM tonight, Feb 14th 2021, Auckland will move to Covid-19 alert level 3 for t...

Hawke's Bay United co-coach eyes title glory

Hawke's Bay United shook off the threat of a bottom-of-the-table finish in the New Zealand Football Championship with today's 3-2 victory against the Wellington...