SH2 crash blocks left northbound lane, Katikati to Tauranga

SH2 crash blocks left northbound lane, Katikati to Tauranga

A crash has blocked the left northbound lane going from Katikati to Tauranga. The crash occurred at around 4:30 pm near the intersection of Youngson/Omokoroa rds. Waka Kotahi (NZ Transport Agency) says delays are expected and asks that drivers pass the scene with care.

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Man charged with Murder after Papatoetoe death, Counties Manukau

Man charged with Murder after Papatoetoe death, Counties Manukau

On September 21st during the evening, Police were called to an address in Papatoetoe after the sudden death of a 42-year-old woman. Police immediately launched a homicide investigation after following enquiries. Police said today to media that they have arrested a 47-year-old man who was known to the victim. Detective...

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Daily COVID-19 Developments (24.09.20)

Daily COVID-19 Developments (24.09.20)

There are 3 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. The total number of active cases of COVID-19 is 65; of those, 31 are imported cases in MIQ facilities, and 34 are community cases. There are 3 people with COVID-19 in hospital today. No cases are...

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3 new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand (24.09.20)

3 new cases of COVID-19 in New Zealand (24.09.20)

There are 3 new total cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today. The total number of active cases of COVID-19 is 65; of those, 31 are imported cases in MIQ facilities, and 34 are community cases. There are 3 people with COVID-19 in hospital today. No cases are...

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Document reveals cause of Levin house fire was ‘undetermined accidental’

Document reveals cause of Levin house fire was ‘undetermined accidental’

A fire that took a house in Kinross St in Levin on September 11 during the afternoon burst out a large plume of smoke over the surrounding neighbourhood. The fire started at around 3:15 pm, and the emergency crews arrived shortly after. No one was injured during the fire. But...

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Kapiti Youth Support encourages young teens to be ‘vote prepared’

Kapiti Youth Support encourages young teens to be ‘vote prepared’

Kapiti Youth Support (KYS) hosted a Pizza with the Candidates meet where the political figures all meet up and had a chance to talk to the younger teen generation, preparing them to vote and speak their policies. A broad range of political parties attended including the Greens, ATTICA, Labour, National,...

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One person has been found deceased after car submerged into water

One person has been found deceased after car submerged into water

A car crashed at around 5:30 am on Main Road in Wainuiomata this morning. The car was submerged upside down in the water with the driver trapped. The Police National Dive Squad were called out to assist. One person was found deceased in the submerged car At around 11:20 am...

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