Person dies following serious crash in Stratford on State Highway 43

Person dies following serious crash in Stratford on State Highway 43

A serious crash on State Highway 43 in Stratford prompted an emergency service response on Friday. The crash occurred on East Road at around 6.30pm involving a single vehicle and motorcycle. Sadly, one person died following the crash. No other injuries were reported. The Serious Crash Unit was notified to...

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Police Commissioner Andrew Coster: Covid-19 enforcement operations to continue

Police Commissioner Andrew Coster: Covid-19 enforcement operations to continue

Police Commissioner Andrew Coster says Police around the country will begin stepping up their visibility amid the Covid-19 Alert Level 4 setting restrictions. They will be making sure people are complying with the restrictions and not flouting the rules. People should only be driving on the roads for essential purposes....

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All of New Zealand South of Auckland to move to Alert Level 3 settings at 11.59pm on Tuesday

All of New Zealand South of Auckland to move to Alert Level 3 settings at 11.59pm on Tuesday

JUST IN: All of New Zealand south of Auckland's boundary will move to Alert Level 3 settings at 11.59pm on Tuesday, August 31. Auckland and Northland will remain under Alert Level 4 settings likely for two more weeks. Northland was included due to a positive worker identified at a rest...

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LIVE: Government officials make decision on Covid-19 Alert Level settings (27.08.21)

LIVE: Government officials make decision on Covid-19 Alert Level settings (27.08.21)

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern and Director-General of Health Dr Ashley Bloomfield will provide a Covid-19 update in a post-cabinet 3pm press briefing today. New information of lockdown Alert Level changes will be announced as follows. Readers can watch the live stream here or on @thisquality YouTube/Facebook.     Video/Image: Ministry...

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Cambridge Police locate body of Julie Guest following search

Cambridge Police locate body of Julie Guest following search

Cambridge Police initiated a search for 79-year-old Julie Guest. They had been searching the Leamington area for her. She went missing from her Leamington address on Thursday afternoon, and initially, her family and Police had ‘grave concerns' for her well-being. Julie was last wearing a blue jersey, black pants and...

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Covid-19: Auckland Rest Home listed as virus exposure site after worker tests positive

Covid-19: Auckland Rest Home listed as virus exposure site after worker tests positive

The Ministry of Health confirmed to thisquality in a press statement Friday afternoon that a rest home facility in Auckland has been listed as an exposure site. Amberlea Rest Home in Algies Bay was pinged as the site of exposure to the virus. This is due to a positive staff...

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Ministry of Health reports 70 positive Covid-19 cases in community

Ministry of Health reports 70 positive Covid-19 cases in community

Seventy new cases of Covid-19 have been reported today in the community, while none have been reported in managed isolation. The total number of active cases in New Zealand is 384. Total confirmed cases are 2,941 since the start of the pandemic in the country. Total community cases reported in...

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Covid-19 Alert Level 4 compliance: Hawke’s Bay Police pleased with public following the rules

Covid-19 Alert Level 4 compliance: Hawke’s Bay Police pleased with public following the rules

Hawke's Bay Police are pleased with the public's response to complying with Covid-19 Alert Level 4 settings. So far there's been 2,248 pandemic-related activities across the area have been undertaken, with 1,076 reassurance patrols and 497 being at essential businesses such as supermarkets. Out of that, 294 checks have been...

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