Auckland Scoop

Archive for February, 2020

The Nation: Shane Jones

Press Release – The Nation

Simon Shepherd: He’s the Minister with a lot of money. Not only does he oversee the three billion dollar Provincial Growth Fund, Shane Jones is in charge of even more billions in infrastructure spend. Read more »

Indian Summer Makes March A Good Time To List

Press Release – Century 21 Real Estate

“Those considering listing their properties need to know it’s not too late, with extended summer weather now predicted. In fact, going on the market in March makes a lot of sense, particularly when you consider the lack of houses for sale,” says Derryn Mayne, Owner of Century 21 New Zealand. Read more »

Yellow Ticket Rolls Couriered Around NZ To Keep Up With Demand

Press Release – Lotto New Zealand

Courier companies around NZ are busy delivering yellow ticket roll to stores so they have enough ahead of what’s expected to be Lotto’s busiest day in history. Read more »

Mount Roskill Firearms Incident, Witnesses Sought

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Please attribute to Detective Inspector Lloyd Schmid:

Police are seeking witnesses to a firearms incident that occurred at an address on Marion Avenue, Mount Roskill at approximately 7:42am this morning. Read more »

Man Arrested Following Death In Randwick Park

Press Release – New Zealand Police

An investigation has launched following a death at an address in Randwick Park shortly after midnight yesterday.

Police were called to an address on Trimdon Street at 12:07am Friday where a man was located deceased. Read more »

Firearms In New Zealand: Where To From Here?

Speech – NZ Police Association

Firearms in New Zealand: Where to from here?

Chris Cahill, NZ Police Association President

This time next week, all going well, Parliament will have passed the Arms Legislation Bill as the second tranche of firearms reforms designed to make all New Zealanders safer. Read more »

Furniture Design – What’s New in 2020

Press Release – Ultimate Living

It can often be difficult to find a balance between incorporating trendy furniture designs while still maintaining your own unique je ne sais quo when it comes to interior décor. Read more »

Homicide Enquiry Launched Following Death In Otara

Press Release – New Zealand Police

A homicide investigation is underway following an apparent shooting in Otara overnight.

About 11:45pm Police were called to a report of a firearm being discharged on Bairds Road. Read more »

Classification Brings Relief For Farmers In Drought

Press Release – Waikato Regional Council

The Waikato Primary Industries Adverse Event Cluster, made up of Waikato and South Auckland agricultural industry representatives, is pleased Agriculture Minister Damien O’Connor has heeded its call to classify the impacts of drought as an adverse event. Read more »

Single Case Of COVID-19 Confirmed In New Zealand

Press Release – Ministry of Health

The first case of COVID-19 is now confirmed in New Zealand in a person in their 60s recently returned from Iran.

The results of the test were formally reported to the Ministry at around 4.15pm this afternoon. Read more »

Next Page »