Additional COVID-19 test now required for Returnees from higher-risk Countries

Additional COVID-19 test now required for Returnees from higher-risk Countries

The New Zealand Government has announced a new additional COVID-19 test that is now required for returnees that come from higher-risk countries. The additional test for COVID-19 means people coming from the United Kingdom that arrive in New Zealand will have to undergo the additional PCR testings. Minister for COVID-19...

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National’s Matt Doocey: Government is lacking as Mental Health call-outs increase

National’s Matt Doocey: Government is lacking as Mental Health call-outs increase

National has called the government out for not doing enough regarding mental health call-outs. This year alone has revealed almost 60,000 police call-outs were related to mental health compared to 2017, where police only received 46,000 calls. Mental Health spokesperson Matt Doocey for National, says: “That’s a staggering increase of...

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DNA tests confirm Anthony Quinn Warner as Nashville Christmas bomber

DNA tests confirm Anthony Quinn Warner as Nashville Christmas bomber

Human remains found at the scene of Nashville's Christmas explosion involving an RV have returned DNA results that confirm Anthony Quinn Warner as the Nashville Christmas bomber. Warner, 63, was the only fatality from the explosive RV, committing suicide. Three people were injured as a result. The suicide bomber was...

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Powerlines down after car crashes on SH57, Levin

Powerlines down after car crashes on SH57, Levin

Emergency services attended a crash at the intersection of Mcdonald Rd and Arapaepae Road near Levin. The crash happened at around 10:55 am. Initial indications report powerlines were taken out. Both lanes were blocked due to the nature of the crash. Motorists were advised to expect delays or use detour...

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