Motorcyclist dies following an earlier crash in Hillcrest

Motorcyclist dies following an earlier crash in Hillcrest

Emergency services responded to a serious crash involving a car and motorcycle in Hillcrest earlier today at around 3:35 pm. Police can confirm to media that the motorcyclist involved in the crash has died. The scene where the crash happened was at the intersection of Johnsview Terrace and Cobham Drive...

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International students to return to New Zealand for study

International students to return to New Zealand for study

The Government has announced that a limited number of international students will soon be returning to New Zealand to continue their studies amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Universities New Zealand (UNZ) Chief Executive Chris Whelan announced that this would be happening as soon as possible, “We look forward to extending this...

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Emergency services responding to serious crash involving Car and Motorcycle, Hillcrest

Emergency services responding to serious crash involving Car and Motorcycle, Hillcrest

Emergency services are responding to a serious crash involving a car and motorcycle in Hillcrest. The scene where the crash happened is at the intersection of Johnsview Terrace and Cobham Drive (SH1). The crash happened at around 3.35 pm. One person is reported as seriously injured, Cordons are in place,...

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Covid Plan B says New Zealand should ‘live with the virus’

Covid Plan B says New Zealand should ‘live with the virus’

Covid Plan B is a ‘balanced approach’ to COVID-19. They are promoting an anti-lockdown perplexity. The group running the Plan B agenda set up a website to bring a different approach to so-called lockdowns, gaining media attention from numerous outlets since lockdowns started. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has since...

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Rest Home Company fails to take care of a Man admitted for respite care

Rest Home Company fails to take care of a Man admitted for respite care

A report released today reveals that a rest home company has breached the Code of Health and Disability Services Consumers’ Rights for failure to take care of a man admitted for respite care. The man, in his eighties, was admitted to the rest home. A nurse who is enrolled conducted...

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Ministry of Health thanks New Zealand for reaching 1,000,000 tests

Ministry of Health thanks New Zealand for reaching 1,000,000 tests

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has thanked New Zealander’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and for reaching a milestone of 1,000,000 tests nationwide. “Thanks to the dedication of all those who’ve worked tirelessly on the front line to carry out the testing,” said a MOH spokesperson. The information on testing...

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Final Te Horo Country Market of the year announced

Final Te Horo Country Market of the year announced

The final Te Horo Country Market has been announced, ending this year with a roller coaster ride of lost opportunities due to COVID-19 — market stallholders will be making the most of this final event, allowing locals to enjoy localism in the countryside. The final market will be held on...

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New Zealand First announces Fresh Water and Farming Policies

New Zealand First announces Fresh Water and Farming Policies

New Zealand First has announced it’s freshwater and farming policies in Fielding this morning which is aiming at creating a new pathway forward for all sections of farming and agriculture for a sustainable future. “While in support of the broad direction of freshwater policy New Zealand First believes the direction...

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Value Recalls Canned Chopped Tomatoes after stones found inside

Value Recalls Canned Chopped Tomatoes after stones found inside

Popular brand Value has issued a nationwide recall of its canned chopped tomatoes after stones were found present inside the product. Consumers are being asked to check the batch numbers on the side of cans they have purchased. The recall for affected batch numbers is SMS1 J213, TTA1 J214, TTA1...

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COVID-19: No new cases reported today in New Zealand

COVID-19: No new cases reported today in New Zealand

There are no new cases of COVID-19 to report today in New Zealand. There are no new cases reported in managed isolation. There are no new cases in the community today.  The total number of active COVID-19 cases is currently 45 – which are all imported cases. There are no...

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