Search teams locate body of person who went missing in Manawatu River, Foxton

Search teams locate body of person who went missing in Manawatu River, Foxton

Police Divers have found a body in the Manawatu River, Foxton. Police and search teams were deployed when reports were received at around 8:35 am indicating that a person had gone missing after a dinghy was found with its motor running with no one in on board. The dinghy was...

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PM Jacinda Ardern Post-Cabinet press conference (7.12.20)

PM Jacinda Ardern Post-Cabinet press conference (7.12.20)

PM Jacinda Ardern speaks to press – Post-Cabinet conference for 7.12.20.   Image: Jacinda Ardern /Facebook

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Ministry of Health reducing media updates of COVID-19 to four times a week

Ministry of Health reducing media updates of COVID-19 to four times a week

The Ministry of Health expects cases to continue under Alert Level 1 where they’ve routinely appeared at the border in recent returnees. “We expect this to continue to be the case while we remain in Alert Level 1 with managed isolation requirements in place,” said the Ministry of Health. Media...

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Wellington shook by light 4.5 magnitude Earthquake

Wellington shook by light 4.5 magnitude Earthquake

A magnitude 4.5 Earthquake shook Wellington on Monday afternoon at around 1:09 pm. The earthquake was located 45km south-east of Seddon and had a depth of 36km according to Geonet. The shaking intensity was light. Over 1,200 people have reported feeling the shake. M4.5 quake causing light shaking near Seddon https://t.co/k1QccEfxDz...

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1 new case of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

1 new case of COVID-19 reported in managed isolation

There is 1 new case of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation. There are no new cases reported in the community. This one new case arrived in New Zealand on 4 December from the United Kingdom via Hong Kong. They returned positive results of COVID-19 upon arrival, and they...

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Large Tree falls blocking both lanes on Middleton Rd, Johnsonville

Large Tree falls blocking both lanes on Middleton Rd, Johnsonville

Wellington City Council released an image of a large tree that has blocked both lanes on Middleton Rd, Johnsonville. The tree fell and hit a vehicle while it was driving on the road at around 9:30 am this morning. The driver of the vehicle was reported to be safe and...

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Police searching for person who has gone missing in Manawatu River, Foxton

Police searching for person who has gone missing in Manawatu River, Foxton

Reports indicate that a person has gone missing in the Manawatu River near Foxton. Police and search teams were deployed after receiving reports between 8 am and 10 am indicating that a person had gone missing. The local Coastguard carefully searched and checked the riverbanks. Search teams were located at...

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March For Life 2020: Stacey Raika announces second Ride For Life event

March For Life 2020: Stacey Raika announces second Ride For Life event

Māori speaker Stacey Raika speaks at the March For Life 2020 event, further announcing a second run for the Ride For Life event. The March For Life event for this year had amassed roughly a thousand activists who marched in support of pro-life motives, opposing abortion reform. “The particular group...

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Two Men rescued after they were thrown from their Jetski, Wellington

Two Men rescued after they were thrown from their Jetski, Wellington

Two men were rescued in Wellington’s Harbour after being thrown from their Jetski. The Police Maritime Unit onboard the Lady Elizabeth IV come to rescue the two men. Both men were on the Jetski travelling from Petone beach to Wellington — while on the trip,  they were flung from the...

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Trump’s Lawyer Rudy Giuliani tests positive for COVID-19

Trump’s Lawyer Rudy Giuliani tests positive for COVID-19

Rudy Giuliani who is American President Donald J Trump’s Lawyer, and the ex-New York City mayor has tested positive for COVID-19. Trump posted a tweet announcing that his lawyer Rudy had tested positive for the virus. “@RudyGiuliani, by far the greatest mayor in the history of NYC, and who has...

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