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Operation Basking Sentencing At Auckland High Court

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 11:45 AM
Police acknowledge the sentencing today at Auckland’s High Court for Toko (Ashley) Shane Winter and Kerry Te Amo. The pair were sentenced to life in jail and will serve at least 19 years before they are eligible for parole for the brutal and callous ... Read more...

Collaborative Effort Helps Whānau Impacted By COVID-19

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 11:26 AM
Iwi organisations have joined forces with Māori fishing companies Sealord and Moana New Zealand to help whānau in need in response to COVID-19. The fishing companies are providing seafood and ready-to-eat meals to iwi organisations at less than cost ... Read more...

Police Acknowledge Sentencing In Operation Sicily Investigation

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 10:51 AM
Police acknowledge the sentencing of Akustino Tae at the High Court in Auckland in relation to a Mt Wellington shooting in April 2019. Read more...

Update - Serious Crash, Stratford - Central

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 09:53 AM
One person has died following the serious crash involving a car and a truck on Broadway (SH3), Stratford earlier today. The Serious Crash Unit is examining the scene. The road remains closed, with diversions in place. Read more...

Homer Tunnel Closures Needed For Road Resurfacing After Long Weekend

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 09:31 AM
People who use the Milford Road, State Highway 94, should plan for possible delays at the single lane Homer Tunnel after Queen’s Birthday weekend, says Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency. Work is scheduled for Tuesday 2 June to Friday 5 June, 10.30am ... Read more...

Homicide Investigation Following Death Of Child In Counties Manukau

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 09:10 AM
Police have launched a homicide investigation after the death of a one-year-old child in Clover Park, Auckland. Read more...

Council Calling For Civic Honours Nominations

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 09:07 AM
Do you know a Marlburian who deserves recognition for their outstanding service to others? Council is calling for nominations for Marlborough’s Civic Honours Awards, which are made every three years during each Council term. Marlborough Mayor John ... Read more...

Serious Crash, Stratford - Central

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 07:37 AM
Emergency services are at the scene of a serious two-vehicle crash on Broadway (SH3), Stratford. Police were called about 5.30am. Initial indications are one person may be seriously injured. The road is closed, with diversions in place. Motorists should ... Read more...

NZ Catholic Bishops' Statement On Lifting Of Level 2 Restrictions To 100 For Religious Services

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 06:58 AM
Kia tau te rangimārie ki ā koe. Following the Prime Minister’s announcement this afternoon, Mass – restricted to 100 people – is able to resume from this Friday at noon. We will issue a Pastoral Letter tomorrow. Each parish will decide ... Read more...

Shovel Ready Projects Must Help Build An Inclusive Society

Published: Tue 26 May 2020 06:55 AM
“The COVID-19 recovery is a fantastic opportunity to help build the inclusive society we want for New Zealand,” says Disability Rights Commissioner Paula Tesoriero. Making sure that shovel-ready projects take accessibility into account will make ... Read more...
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