Northpower has deployed a helicopter to check for damage on its 33kV line from Maungaturoto to Kaiwaka following a major power outage affecting Maungaturoto, Brynderwyns, Kaiwaka and Mangawhai.
Restrictions imposed on fruit and vegetable movements in Whangarei have been lifted, with no further discoveries of Queensland fruit flies in the area.
With wet weather forecast this Easter holiday weekend Northland police are asking motorists to take extra care on the roads.
A Kaitaia man who crashed into a police vehicle last year has been disqualified from driving for six months and ordered to pay $550 reparation to the officer who suffered a knee injury as a result of the crash.
A by-election will be held to fill a vacancy in the North Cape subdivision of Te Hiku Community Board.
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