Police seize Methamphetamine and Cash, arrest two after findings

Police seize Methamphetamine and Cash, arrest two after findings

Police arrested two people after methamphetamine, and cash was uncovered nearby a crashed vehicle near Mount Bruce on Tuesday afternoon. A vehicle was reportedly speeding whilst travelling toward Eketahuna in the Wairarapa. It failed to stop for Police on State Highway 2. Authorities did not conduct a pursuit but, minutes...

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‘Be ready’ Traffic expected to get busy over ANZAC Holiday period

‘Be ready’ Traffic expected to get busy over ANZAC Holiday period

New Zealand Transport Agency is warning drivers that traffic will be expected to get busy over the coming ANZAC celebration holiday period. Journey Manager Tresca Forrester said to thisquality that many will be out and about also due to the school holidays. “Many people will be away and travelling due...

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15-year-old Choen from Canterbury reported as missing

15-year-old Choen from Canterbury reported as missing

Canterbury Police are seeking the public's help to locate 15-year-old Choen after he went missing from his home in Christchurch. The last items he was wearing were a grey t-shirt with green camouflage writing, black pants, black shoes. His hair is dark-coloured with a distinctive afro-style. If anyone does know...

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Christchurch shaken by magnitude 3.1 Earthquake

Christchurch shaken by magnitude 3.1 Earthquake

According to GeoNet, a magnitude 3.1 earthquake shook Christchurch and surrounding areas on Wednesday afternoon at around 3.20 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 4 km and struck about 5 km east of Christchurch. From the epicentre, the shake was reported to be felt across the whole city....

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Hundreds of NZ Students join ‘Virus experiment’ to predict outbreaks – video

Hundreds of NZ Students join ‘Virus experiment’ to predict outbreaks – video

The University of Auckland is involving hundreds of students in an experimental trial to predict and minimalise outbreaks of viruses such as Covid-19. An app called Safe Blues will be piloted with a joint partnership between researchers at the University of Auckland and Australian, Dutch and American universities. It uses...

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Derek Chauvin found guilty of George Floyd murder

Derek Chauvin found guilty of George Floyd murder

A jury found that former Police officer Derek Chauvin was guilty of the murder of a 46-year-old African-American man named George Floyd, who died on a Minneapolis street last year. Bystanders filmed Mr Floyd showing 45-year-old Derek Chauvin kneeling on his neck for over nine minutes during an arrest in...

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Government announces major Healthcare Reforms

Government announces major Healthcare Reforms

The Government this morning announced a major change to move all DHBs into one national organisation, called Health New Zealand. A new Māori Health Authority will be introduced with certain powers under legislation to commission health services and monitor the state of Māori health outcomes. It can develop new policy...

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New confirmed Covid-19  Border Worker Case poses threat to Community

New confirmed Covid-19 Border Worker Case poses threat to Community

The Ministry of Health reported a new Border Worker that tested positive for Covid-19 last night in Auckland — they are a person that cleans international planes. After the worker tested positive, interviews were immediately put in place because the infection was from them flying internationally to countries where Covid-19...

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