48-year-old Geoffrey Greenfield originally reported missing, now located

48-year-old Geoffrey Greenfield originally reported missing, now located

Authorities asked for the public’s help in locating 48-year-old Geoffrey Greenfield. He was last heard from on March 13 but was later located on the afternoon of March 15. He was found safe and well in Piha. Image: SUPPLIED/New Zealand Police

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Fogasavaii family describe receiving COVID-19 Vaccination – video

Fogasavaii family describe receiving COVID-19 Vaccination – video

Auckland residents Sa Fogasavaii (father), Luana Fogasavaii (mother) and Denise Fogasavaii (sister) received COVID-19 vaccination on March 9. The family are close contacts of Air New Zealand employee James Fogasavaii, who has worked for about 13 years. James’ role is a Resource Coordinator for the Airports team at Auckland International...

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Investigation launched into MediaWorks staff misconduct allegations

Investigation launched into MediaWorks staff misconduct allegations

MediaWorks launched an investigation on Sunday following allegations of staff member misconduct. A member made social media claims about specific icons in the local music and media industries. The company spoke to staff offering support channels, including direction on making complaints confidentially. Allegations made are being looked into after being...

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1 new case of COVID-19 in managed isolation

1 new case of COVID-19 in managed isolation

There is 1 new case of COVID-19 to report today in managed isolation, none in the community. The new case arrived on March 9 from France via the United Arab Emirates. This person tested positive on day 3 and is staying in a quarantine facility in Auckland. The total number...

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New Wētā species named after PM Jacinda Ardern

New Wētā species named after PM Jacinda Ardern

Hemiandrus jacinda, a new Wētā species, was named in honour of New Zealand’s Prime Minister because it follows a red colour like the Labour party. The cricket is flightless and seen as something reflected toward the traits of Jacinda Ardern. Massey University professor Steven Trewick named and formally described the insect...

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