Waikato region reaches record of 10,000 vaccinations administered in one day

Waikato region reaches record of 10,000 vaccinations administered in one day

The Waikato region has reached a record of 10,000 vaccinations administered in one day. Thursday was the biggest day for jabs given to people — the highest daily rate ever.  3,354 people received their first dose, and 7,043 received their second dose. Vaccination of Māori people has reached the highest...

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Woman charged with murder after body located at Dunedin address

Woman charged with murder after body located at Dunedin address

Police report a 43-year-old woman was arrested and charged with murder today. This was after a body was found at an address in Dunedin, Friday. The body was located at the residence on Tanner Road, Glenleith. A scene examination is continuing and expected to take some time. Further inquiries into...

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Positive Covid-19 case identified in Whangārei, transferred to Auckland quarantine facility

Positive Covid-19 case identified in Whangārei, transferred to Auckland quarantine facility

The Ministry of Health says a case under investigation, after returning a weak positive result from a test in Whangārei earlier in the week, tested positive for the virus yesterday in Auckland. The first test which returned a weak positive result indicated they were asymptomatic for the virus, before the...

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