Road reopen following serious Bay of Plenty crash, two hospitalised

Road reopen following serious Bay of Plenty crash, two hospitalised

Police report Millers Road in Tauranga has been reopened following a serious crash, Bay of Plenty, Tuesday afternoon. Two people were taken to hospital following the crash. One is in a critical condition while the other is in a serious condition. Diversions were put in place between Millers Road and...

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New Zealand to move to Covid-19 Alert Level 4 following Auckland community case

New Zealand to move to Covid-19 Alert Level 4 following Auckland community case

New Zealand will move to Alert Level 4 from 11.59pm tonight for three days, while Auckland and the Coromandel Peninsula will go into Level 4 for seven days. This follows a Covid-19 case being identified in Auckland's community earlier on Tuesday afternoon. Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern made the announcement at...

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LIVE: PM Ardern, Dr Bloomfield address Covid-19 case identified in Auckland community

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield will address New Zealand in a 6pm press briefing following a Covid-19 case that was identified in Auckland's community earlier Tuesday afternoon. Watch the live stream on thisquality here, via YouTube or Facebook. New Zealand will move to Alert...

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Positive Covid-19 case identified in Auckland community, investigation underway

Positive Covid-19 case identified in Auckland community, investigation underway

In a press release to thisquality, the Ministry of Health says a positive Covid-19 case has been identified in the community Tuesday afternoon. The case is said to be under investigation. The case does not have links to the border or managed isolation facilities. An Auckland Regional Public Health unit is...

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Deceased baby found at recycling facility in Auckland

Deceased baby found at recycling facility in Auckland

Auckland City Police pressed media stating yesterday a baby had been located deceased at a recycling facility in Onehunga, south of the city centre. A scene examination immediately started and continued overnight, and today, after authorities were initially notified. Enquiries are underway to identify and locate the mother of the...

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Beef processing plant in Fielding begins Covid-19 vaccinating its workers

Beef processing plant in Fielding begins Covid-19 vaccinating its workers

Covid-19 vaccination clinics in workplaces have started reports MidCentral DHB in the Manawatū District as part of New Zealand's vaccine rollout. To start, over 100 employees will receive their first doses at a multi-shift beef processing plant based in Fielding. The plant, AFFCO, has a large Māori and Pasifika workforce...

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