Hawke's Bay

Body found after tramper goes missing video

Search and rescue efforts start for a missing tramper in Ruahine Forest Park. Pictured: SAR volunteer in Kahurangi ...

Police said they recovered the body of a man on Tuesday morning.

Tramper missing in Hawke's Bay

A tramper has gone missing after attempting to cross a river in Hawke's Bay.

Heavy rain has kept search teams from mounting a rescue effort.

Napier's outfall pipe leaking

Napier's wastewater discharges about 1.5km to sea, about 3km south of the city.

Ratepayers facing $20-40million cost to replace 50-year-old pipe.

Flood warning amid heavy rain video

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A member of the public battles with an umbrella during WednesdayÕs rain.

Holidaymakers are being asked to hunker down as MetService issues a heavy rain warning for the eastern Bay of Plenty and Gisborne.

Big rise in surgery waits in Hawke's Bay

It's unclear when or if the elective waiting list in Hawke's Bay will get back to Health Ministry requirements.

The wait is supposed to be no longer than four months. For 446 people it's been more than six.

Gisborne at fore of medical research video

An MRI image of the wiring of the brain from the Signa machine.

Exquisite minds mixed and top-notch technology aim to tackle some worldwide health issues.

Napier City Council approached for support by Art Deco Trust video

Napier's Art Deco Festival is set to kick off on Wednesday, February 14, 2018 for its 30th anniversary extraordinaire.

Napier City Council is in 'ongoing' discussions with the Art Deco Trust after it scaled back operations.

Blackspot problems on Napier-Taupo road video

Those who live near State Highway 5 have seen their fair share of fatalities.

Breakdowns and crashes are common - cellphone reception isn't.

Covid-19 recovery: $175m for arts and music video

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern says work is being done to let back in "people who have been separated from their lives ...

With predictions that the sector could lose 11,000 jobs, the Prime Minister said the arts and music industry needs help now.

Dogs released to kill sheep - farmer

More than 80 dead and dying sheep were found on a Hastings property on Friday morning.

Graphic: The owner of 81 sheep killed by dogs near Hastings believes people may have released the dogs in the paddock intentionally.

Council Endeavour stuns

Gisborne District councillor Meredith Akuhata-Brown was shocked by her council's decision.

Just three of 13 councillors felt iwi should be consulted about Endeavour replicas

Endeavour replicas too heavy

The new Endeavour replicas built by Rex Briant and his team at White Pointer Boats.

New Gisborne landmarks require new stronger poles

Cell tower fight drags on video

The proposed site for a Spark cell tower in Havelock North as it appears today, eight months after work started.

Spark has come up with seven alternative sites, but says none are as good.

One injured in Hastings crash

Police were called to the crash about 10.15pm (File photo).

Diversions are being put in place after a two car crash on Pakowhai Rd

Town 'will be like level 4 forever' video

Putorino, on SH2, between Napier and Wairoa.

Not much happens in Putorino. If the highway moves as proposed, it will be even less.

Hawke's Bay residents to vote on 'zero rates' increase

Hawke's Bay Regional Council CEO James Palmer said it was vital that the focus remained on climate change, the biggest ...

Hawke's Bay Regional Council addressed the impact of Covid-19 during a Wednesday meeting.

Battle over olives

Matapiro has 19,000 olive trees in Hawke's Bay.

Fractious spat over olives leads to court.

Hawke's Bay clear of Covid-19

Every recorded case of Covid-19 in Hawke's Bay has now recovered.

All 44 cases in the region have now recovered.

Cumberbatch locked down in NZ - rep

Benedict Cumberbatch has spent lockdown in Hawke's Bay

Cumberbatch is believed to be have been staying at the picturesque Summerlee Luxury Retreat in Te Awanga.

Man's battle to get to daughter's funeral video

Bruce Sanders with his daughter Maja, who died in a car crash on the Napier-Taupō Rd on May 16.

A dad lost his daughter in a car crash. He faced two weeks alone in an Auckland hotel before being able to comfort his distraught family.

Funding for Central Hawke's Bay jobs video

Central Hawke's Bay has been allocated $2 million from a central government fund to help create employment as the region ...

Central Hawke's Bay allocated $2 million from central government fund to help create employment as the region reels from coronavirus and drought.

Haumoana subdivisions dismissed

Raymond Rd, Haumoana, the site of the proposed subdivisions

Environment Court upholds council decisions to decline applications.

Closing shop on art deco?

Napier's Art Deco Festival attracts up to 40,000 people a year.

Now's the time to push Napier's strengths, not proposing closure, says volunteer.

Some growth fund projects dumped video

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Time lapse
Opawa Bridge
Grove road, SH1

In wake of Covid-19, Cabinet wants $600m funding allocated based on job creation, quick timing and visibility.

Art Deco trust to cut operations in Napier video

Napier's Art Deco Trust is scaling back on tours and closing its retail store.

The trust has cancelled the winter festival and its retail store, affecting seven jobs.

Two men in court on murder charge video

Police are investigating a property in Akina, Hastings, where a man was found dead on Monday, April 1, 2019. Photos by ...

More than a year after Jermaine Ramos died three men were charged with murder.

Four arrests in connection to death video

Four people have been arrested in connection to the 2019 death of Jermaine Ramos in Hastings.

Three men have been charged with the murder of Jermaine Ramos and a woman has been charged in connection to his death.

Action sought on dangerous highway video

The Napier Taupo Rd has seen seven deaths in six months

Local MP asks for safety audit on Napier-Taupō Rd after seven deaths in six months.

'Promising' signs Covid-19 not out there video

Wellington's Rogue and Vagabond bar is ready to reopen, as Stuff reporter Emily Brookes found out.

With four days without a new Covid-19 case, director-general Dr Ashley Bloomfield ponders what level 1 could look like.

Shells to 'help predict' earthquakes video

GNS Science lead researcher Dr Kate Clark with radiocarbon scientist Dr Jocelyn Turnbull, Radiocarbon Scientist at the ...

Diving deep into the past could make the future safer.

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