Three Earthquakes shake Taupo, felt by over 1,100 people combined

Three Earthquakes shake Taupo, felt by over 1,100 people combined

Multiple Earthquakes have shaken Taupo starting with a 2.1 magnitude shake at 10:30 pm, 2.3 m at 10:32 pm and a 2.0 m at 10:35 pm. Source: GeoNet Source: GeoNet The Earthquakes were all located within 5 km of Taupo and all had a depth of 4km according to each...

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Motorcyclist falls off bike, dies after being struck by vehicle

Motorcyclist falls off bike, dies after being struck by vehicle

Police have confirmed that one person has died following a serious crash near the Upper Harbour Motorway Hobsonville, SH8. The crash involving a single vehicle was reported at around 8.30 pm near Squadron Drive and Brigham Creek Road.  The motorcyclist riding southbound fell off their bike and was struck by...

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Kapiti Coast Chamber Of Commerce: ‘only above 5% can attend’

Kapiti Coast Chamber Of Commerce: ‘only above 5% can attend’

The Kapiti Coast Chamber Of Commerce (KCCC) hosting a ‘meet the candidates’ event on September 16 at Southwards Car Museum come with a controversial discussion about the hypocrisy they follow. Smaller party candidates were not allowed to participate even though some were asking to attend, it’s like the O2NL (Otaki...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (18.09.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (18.09.20)

There is now 0 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. The total number of active cases of COVID-19 is  70. 33 of these cases are imported cases in MIQ facilities and 37 are community cases. There are 4 people with COVID-19 in hospital today. One...

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0 new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand (18.09.20)

0 new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand (18.09.20)

There is now 0 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. The total number of active cases of COVID-19 is  70. 33 of these cases are imported cases in MIQ facilities and 37 are community cases. There are 4 people with COVID-19 in hospital today. One...

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Truck flips over from strong wind on Auckland’s Harbour Bridge, SH1

Truck flips over from strong wind on Auckland’s Harbour Bridge, SH1

Police responded to a report of a truck tipping over on the Auckland Harbour Bridge just after 11 am.  Other emergency services are also at the scene. There were no reports of any injuries at this stage. Source: Auckland Harbour Bridge Source: Auckland Harbour Bridge A number of lanes in...

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Car crashes into cyclist, passing away after being taken Hospital

Car crashes into cyclist, passing away after being taken Hospital

Emergency services were called to a car vs cyclist crash in Addington (Brougham Street), Christchurch last night at around 7:50 pm. Police confirmed to media that one person has died. The cyclist was taken to hospital in a critical condition where they later died. The investigation into the cause is...

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Social Credit Candidate Amanda Vickers talks small business & recession

Social Credit Candidate Amanda Vickers talks small business & recession

Social Credit Candidate for Otaki Amanda Vickers, who attended a ‘meet the candidates’ meeting in Levin on September 13, talked a bit about how small businesses are suffering more than ever during the current COVID-19 pandemic, on top of New Zealand’s current recession. Amanda says that there are ‘two solutions’...

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Mitre 10 to help take care of our ‘back yard’

Mitre 10 to help take care of our ‘back yard’

Mitre 10 will be helping plant native trees and says that it is one of the most ‘powerful’ actions New Zealanders can take to reduce climate change effects. They want to protect the landscapes, waterways and forests for the future generations to come. A partnership from Trees that Count will...

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Police looking for missing Tauranga woman and her vehicle

Police looking for missing Tauranga woman and her vehicle

Rebekah Storey who is aged 29, was reported as missing on Wednesday, September 9th. Her Suzuki Swift with registration CWD620 was found abandoned in Waioeka George, between Opotiki and Gisborne, Wednesday afternoon. Rebekah’s family have serious concerns about welfare. Police also are concerned for her wearabouts. Anyone who may have...

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