Just 2.4 per cent of teachers have refused the Covid-19 vaccine after a mandate was introduced for school staff.
Lockdown was very hard for families with special needs children, as therapy and support were paused. But the traffic light system won't bring relief.
Many students stay away from schools in Nelson a day after staff tested positive for Covid-19 at two schools in the city.
Professor Suzanne Pitama has been appointed as University of Otago's new dean and head of its Christchurch campus.
It's got everything a hip-hop video needs: a guy in a white coat with big sunnies, famous faces and sweet rhymes. Introducing Vax the Nation.