Willow facing up to the challenge but needs your help

A Shelly Park mum has begun making face shields for front-line medical staff on her 3D printer at home but is fast running out...

Support services remain available for perpetrators of family violence

As social isolation increases cases of domestic violence during Covid-19 lockdown, family violence specialists are urging people who are at risk of using violence...

58 new/probable cases of Covid-19 – total 647

LATEST FROM THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH MARCH 31, 2020 Today, there are 48 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 and 10 new probable cases - a total...

Supermarkets able to open on Easter Sunday

The Government is ensuring supermarkets can open on Easter Sunday so we can buy groceries, but stay closed on Good Friday allowing workers to...

Countdown announces rent relief for tenants

Countdown has today announced a package to support small businesses across the country, with rent relief being offered to tenants like cafes, travel agencies,...

Major implications for retail sector as spending takes a dive

Spending through Paymark, which processes the majority of all electronic transactions in the New Zealand, dropped a huge 72 per cent below year-ago levels...

Covid-19: Modelling provides a clear warning of consequences

A series of mathematical models warning of the consequences for the lack of early action to prevent the spread of Covid-19 reinforce the importance...

Howick Village landlord waives tenants’ rent for April

Following the announcement of the Covid-19 national lockdown, Wally Rice of Rice Family Partnership says there was no hesitation in giving a rent-free April...

76 new confirmed cases of Covid-19 – total 589

LATEST UPDATE FROM THE MINISTRY OF HEALTH March 30, 2020  Today, there are 76 new confirmed cases of Covid-19. One of our probable cases has now been...


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