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Video: Napier looks forward to a summer full of events

Botanic Beats - 6pm-8pm Thurs, Jan 25th, Botanical Gardens, 19 Spencer Rd, Hospital Hill.https://www.eventfinda.co.nz/2021/botanic-beats/napier Napier Night...

National hui for unity an opportunity to send powerful message to government, says Ngāti Kahungunu leader

A National hui for unity organised by Māori King Tuheitia for tomorrow is an opportunity to send powerful message to the Government, says Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi In...

Blow for Flaxmere as Foodstuffs closes New World in suburb

Exclusive Foodstuff’s decision to close its New World supermarket in Flaxmere has been described as a huge disappointment by community leaders. The news...

Former Wairarapa candidate Celia Wade-Brown to replace Golriz Ghahraman as Green List MP

Former Wellington Mayor and Wairarapa electorate candidate Celia Wade-Brown will replace Golriz Ghahraman as a Green List MP, after she resigned amid allegation...

Video: Napier Mayor warns that Council service levels may need to be reduced to keep rates down

Napier Mayor Kirsten Wise has warned that levels of service provided by the Napier City Council may need to be reduced in a bid to keep rates increases down. T...

Video: Hastings District Council stands by te reo on signs despite central government's new policy

The Hastings District Council will continue its programme of changing signs to include the te reo meaning of place names alongside the English version, despite...

Last chance to give input into Independent Review of the Civil Defence Emergency Response to Cyclone Gabrielle

Communities have one more week to share their experiences in support of an independent review of the Hawke’s Bay Civil Defence Emergency Management (CDEM)...

Video: Get ready for Dire Straits Legacy at Church Road today

Music lovers are in for a treat when Dire Straits Legacy take to the stage at Church Road Winery  today. The tour is presented by The Sound and The Breeze...

Video: Central Hawke's Bay rates increase could be between 20 and 30 per cent, says Mayor

Central Hawke’s Bay ratepayers could be hit with a 20 to 30 per cent rates increase next year, says the region’s Mayor Alex Walker. High debt could...

Video: Hasting Boys Highschool students complete build of three homes for Kainga Ora.

Students from Hasting Boys Highschool have completed the third and final house for Kainga Ora, which today, began it journey to become a home in the community...

Video: Coastal communities’ inundation maps released

A coastal inundation report, which highlights the risk facing the region, was presented to the Hastings and Napier councils today.  The coastal inundation...

Independent report finds Napier City Council's emergency management capability was "hugely unprepared" for Cyclone Gabrielle

The Napier City Council was “hugely unprepared” for Cyclone Gabrielle in terms of emergency management capability, an independent review commissione...

Video: Ngāti Kahungunu chair uses Prime Minister’s visit as opportunity to raise concerns about new Government’s direction

Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Incorporated Chair, Bayden Barber used a visit to Hawke’s Bay by Prime Minister Christopher Luxon today as opportunity to raise concer...

Video: Prime Minister says he is impressed with how Hawke’s Bay leaders are working together for the region

Prime Minister says he is pleased to see how Hawke’s Bay leaders are working together for the region in the wake of Cyclone Gabrielle. In a quick trip to...

Video: Excitement as Maraenui gets basketball court

A community request turned into a reality as a new basketball court was officially opened in Maraenui’s Bledisloe Road Reserve. The temporary half-court...

Video: Dire Straits Legacy set to bring sound track of a generation's life to Napier later this month

The silky sounds of Dire Straits are set to rock Church Road Winery later this month as Dire Straits Legacy, a tribute band made up of former band members of th...

Ngāti Kahungunu to call meeting across its regions to discuss way forward with new Government

Ngāti Kahungunu will call a meeting across all of its six taiwhenua (regions) to discuss its approach moving forward amid concern about the new National-led Gov...

Video: New Government needs to put its money where its mouth is and deliver for Wairoa, says Mayor

The new coalition Government needs to put its money where its mouth is and deliver for communities like Wairoa, says the town’s mayor. In an interview wi...

Video: Call for Napier residents to makes submissions on district plan

Napier residents are being asked to make submissions on the city’s District Plan before 15 December. Napier Deputy Mayor Annette Brosnan said in an inter...

Video: Expect to see police everywhere and anytime during festive season, says region's top roading police officer

People travelling around Hawke’s Bay over the festive season should expect to see police everywhere and at any time, says Eastern Districts Road Police Ma...