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Video: Hastings Mayor proud of reduction in emergency housing in region

Hastings Mayor Sandra Hazlehurst is proud that her Council’s housing strategy has seen a drop of 77 per cent in emergency housing in the region. Accordin...

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...

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: 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...

Video: Strong public submission to independent review into Civil Defence response to Cyclone Gabrielle

About 1,000 submissions have been made to the Independent Review into the Civil Defence response to Cyclone Gabrielle. The independent review was launched in A...

Video: Hawke’s Bay tourism set for a big summer after “mammoth’ Robbie Williams concerts

Hawke’s Bay tourism is set of a big summer after two “mammoth” Robbie Williams concerts which attracted scores of visitors to the region. In...

Video: Police had plan to disrupt illegal street racing event that attracted 200 vehicles to Hawke's Bay

Police were prepared for an illegal street racing event in Hawke’s Bay at the weekend and were able to disrupt the activities of 200 vehicles that descend...

Video: Long dry Hawke's Bay summer could extend into autumn, says Niwa

A long dry summer that could extend well into autumn is on the cards for Hawke’s Bay, says Niwa. While there will be spells of rain, and a possibility th...

Video: Ngāti Kahungunu has pathway to get back into a healthy financial situation, says executive chair Bayden Barber

Ngāti Kahungunu Iwi Incorporated (NKII) has a pathway to get back into a healthy financial situation, says the iwi’s executive chair Bayden Barber. Barbe...

Video: Public's chance to have say on local Civil Defence Emergency Management response to Cyclone Gabrielle

The public and those affected by Cyclone Gabrielle have a chance to have their say on the Hawke's Bay Civil Defence Emergency Management Group’s readiness...