Fresh round of aerial checks over Waikato for kauri dieback

Press Release – Waikato Regional Council

18 January 2017

Fresh round of aerial checks over Waikato for kauri dieback

A new round of aerial checks for kauri dieback disease is due to get underway shortly, this time over the Coromandel Peninsula, Hauraki and central Waikato. Read more »

Time to rest and plan for 2017 Dairy Industry Award entrants

Press Release – New Zealand Dairy Industry Awards

17 January 2017

Time to rest and plan for 2017 Dairy Industry Award entrants

While many people have had a rest from the stresses of work over the Christmas and New Year break, the reality can be different for farmers. Read more »

Māori Television mourns the passing of Kingi Ihaka

Article – Maori Television Service

17 January 2017

He kāpia kua katohia nā te Atua, mō āna hua whakapīrata whetū i te rangi

Māori Television mourns the passing of Kingi Ihaka Read more »

NZ, Israeli business relations seen as safe

Article – BusinessDesk

Tuesday 17 January 2017 05:32 PM

NZ, Israeli business relations seen as sailing through sour diplomatic affairs

By Paul McBeth Read more »

Man charged with hit and run that killed Jacob Pakura

Press Release – New Zealand Police

January 17 2017

Man charged with hit and run that killed 16 year-old Jacob Pakura

Police can advise that a 33 year-old man has been arrested and charged this evening with the hit and run that killed 16 year-old Jacob Pakura. Read more »

Stop Niki’s eviction!

Press Release – Penny Bright

17 January 2017

Press Release: Penny Bright Independent candidate Mt Albert by-election:

“Stop Niki’s eviction!”

“The privatisation of State housing is now a Mt Albert by-election issue. Read more »

An all-star line-up of NZ arts creatives for ‘Rushes’

Press Release – Auckland Live

Media release
17 January 2017
Auckland Live and Movement of the Human
in association with Auckland Fringe Festival present Read more »

O’Donnell back for Volts fixture

Press Release – Auckland Cricket

Media Release
Tuesday 17 January 2017

O’Donnell back for Volts fixture

The Auckland Aces have made one change to their twelve to face the Otago Volts tomorrow at Eden Park’s Outer Oval in the second round of the Ford Trophy. Read more »

Search for Mrs Patricia Wearn continues

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Search for Mrs Patricia Wearn continues
To be attributed to Senior Sergeant Adrian Kerin, North Shore Police

Mrs Patricia Wearn, who left her Torbay home yesterday to go for a walk, is still missing and the search for her will continue into the evening. Read more »

Westfield station to close in March

Press Release – Auckland Transport

17 January 2017

Westfield station to close in March

Westfield rail station in Otahuhu is closing in March.

Auckland Transport says the station is one of the quietest on the Auckland rail network, in November last year it had less than 330 passengers getting on and off services each day. Read more »

NZ median house price slips 0.8% in December

Article – BusinessDesk

Tuesday 17 January 2017 10:59 AM

NZ median house price slips 0.8% in December from November’s high

By Jonathan Underhill Read more »

Terminally Ill Mum Shares Business Remedy

Press Release – Jot

Terminally Ill Mum Shares Business Remedy

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: 17 January 2016

An Auckland woman’s struggle with terminal cancer has inspired her to become an entrepreneur with a cause, as she encourages others to chronicle life’s everyday adventures. Read more »

Open-Ship-event with German Research Vessel “SONNE”

Press Release – Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany

Open-Ship-event with German Research Vessel “SONNE” on 25 January 2017

The German research vessel R/V SONNE, currently implementing scientific cruises in the New Zealand marine environment, will call port in Auckland at the end of January 2017. Read more »

House prices rise, sales volumes ease

Press Release – Real Estate Institute Of New Zealand


NEWS RELEASE 17 January 2017

House prices rise, sales volumes ease Read more »

NZ firms stay upbeat in Dec on building boom, rural recovery

Article – BusinessDesk

Tuesday 17 January 2017 10:10 AM

NZ firms stay upbeat in December on building boom, rural recovery

By Paul McBeth Read more »

Pioneering family’s links to the past goes on the market

Press Release – Bayleys Canterbury

Last bastion of pioneering family’s links to the past goes on the market for sale


Read more »

Bray in Good Company in Florida

Press Release – Fast Company

17-01-17
Bray in Good Company in Florida

Globe-trotting Kiwi karter Daniel Bray found himself in good company at the opening round of the VCI Powered by AM Engines Florida Winter Tour over the January 14-15 weekend. The Aucklander contested the ROK Senior Shifter class alongside three-time former CIK-FIA World Karting Champion Jonathan Thonon, and former Formula 1 drivers Rubens Barrichello and Nelson Piquet Junior! Read more »

Large search underway on North Shore

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Large search involving multiple specialist Police units underway on North Shore

Read more »

Update – Hit and Run

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Update – Hit and Run

To be attributed to Inspector Trevor Beggs, Acting Area Commander, Waitakere Police

Investigations continue today into the hit and run which killed Jacob Pakura on Saturday night. Read more »

Committee chairs for Rodney Local Board announced

Press Release – Rodney Local Board

Tuesday, 17 January 2017
Committee chairs for Rodney Local Board announced

“We’ve now put in place a strong leadership team for the Rodney Local Board and a committee structure that’s accountable and focused on the massive challenges our communities face. Read more »