Dumpster catches on fire, burns Briscoes sign

Dumpster catches on fire, burns Briscoes sign

Source: SUPPLIEDJesse Stephens sent a news tip showing a fire break out in Paraparaumu at Briscoes from inside a dumpster at around 12 AM on 28th May 2020. “We (workmates) came outside for our break at the Warehouse at around about 12 AM from one of our side doors, and...

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Police look to identify a man who gave a ride to a hitch-hiker, police investigation from Ōtaki homicide

Police look to identify a man who gave a ride to a hitch-hiker, police investigation from Ōtaki homicide

Police investigating the recent homicide in Ōtaki are looking to speak with a man who gave a ride to a hitch-hiker on Saturday 16 May 2020. The man, driving a red car, picked the male hitch-hiker up between 5 pm and 6 pm from State Highway One south of the...

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33 year old man charged with murder over ‘Sudden Death’ of person in Ōtaki

33 year old man charged with murder over ‘Sudden Death’ of person in Ōtaki

At around 7:40 pm on Saturday, a ‘medical’ incident took place on Mill Road in Ōtaki; our media crew happened to be at the scene as two ambulances, two police cars and a fire truck arrived. The person passed away after EMS attempted assistance. Source: SUPPLIED Source: SUPPLIED Overnight an...

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Police guard property over night for a ‘Sudden Death’ of person in Ōtaki

Police guard property over night for a ‘Sudden Death’ of person in Ōtaki

At around 7:40 pm on Saturday, a ‘medical’ incident took place on Mill Road in Ōtaki, information through the media network stated that the incident was of “moderate” form, at around 7:50 pm on Saturday night radio silence had occurred on the Police radio/media network. Most likely, because the ‘moderate...

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Otaki Pool to welcome back ‘awesome swimmers!’

Otaki Pool to welcome back ‘awesome swimmers!’

Otaki Pool announced on Friday that they’re back open for the water enthusiasts or as they say ‘awesome swimmers.’ Strict restrictions are in place in terms of the facilities’ use of water fountains, hygiene, how many people can be in the building at once, and how many swimmers can be...

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Mini Tornado nearly forms over Te Horo

Mini Tornado nearly forms over Te Horo

A mini Tornado forms it’s funnel over Te Horo & then dissolves right after. Michael Wilson uploaded this video to social media, showing a mini “tornado” form a funnel over Te Horo (on the Kapiti Coast) before dissolving. “Holy!” said Michael Wilson filming the video as he sees a mini-tornado...

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Ōtaki Yard to operate drive through flu vaccinations amid Coronavirus lockdown level 3

Ōtaki Yard to operate drive through flu vaccinations amid Coronavirus lockdown level 3

Just recently Ōtaki Yard let us know about a quick-release form to let the public know what’s going on with the space that has not been used yet & what it will be used for. Ōtaki residents will soon be able to receive the flu vaccination without having to leave...

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Yes, Antonio’s Pizza is open for deliveries during alert level 3 lockdown

Yes, Antonio’s Pizza is open for deliveries during alert level 3 lockdown

Are you hungry for a luxury Pizza tonight? Support your local shops by ordering by calling their numbers to keep it local and keep New Zealand businesses running throughout the Coronavirus level 3 lockdown. Antonio’s Pizza originally was going to open pre-lockdown in hopes of starting up their new Pizza...

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Otaki Yard cancelled until further notice amid Coronavirus regulations

Otaki Yard cancelled until further notice amid Coronavirus regulations

The Otaki Yard market grounds were aiming to get around 100 stalls, from new businesses to current showcasing their goods and services for the public to enjoy. This incl. Fresh produce, cutlery, jewellery, artisan goods, plants, new types of cheese, and many other goods, but the one rule was that it had to be locally owned and run to be a stallholder.

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Coronavirus: People rush to Supermarkets in Otaki since Alert Level 3 was announced

Coronavirus: People rush to Supermarkets in Otaki since Alert Level 3 was announced

Panic buying is driven by most media; if not that if people see others stocking up on more items than usual, others are going to want to do that too.

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