Community Scoop

Archive for December, 2015

Mamaku residents urged to conserve water as pump fails

Press Release – Rotorua Lakes Council

The main bore pump that Rotorua Lakes Council uses to supply water to the Bay of Plenty township of Mamaku failed last night. Read more »

Gordon Stephenson A Great Kiwi

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

New Zealand First is joining with others to honour the life of farming environmentalist, Gordon Stephenson, who has passed away aged 91. Read more »

Government Lets School Water Safety Sink

Press Release – New Zealand First Party

New Zealand First says the Government urgently needs to fund school pools, with eight drownings since Christmas Day and the 2015 Drowning Toll over 100. Read more »

Poll shows 83% satisfaction with Key Government in 2015

Press Release – Federated Farmers

A poll from Federated Farmers shows 83% satisfaction with the performance of the National-led government among the countrys farmers. Read more »

Foxton And Foxton Beach Water Restrictions Escalated

Press Release – Horowhenua District Council

Horowhenua District Council requests that all Foxton and Foxton Beach residents and visitors reduce water use now. Read more »

T-shirt competition launched to celebrate 30yrs

Press Release – Ravensdown

This year will be Ravensdowns 30th year sponsoring the FMG Young Farmer of the Year. To celebrate the farmer owned cooperative is launching a national t-shirt competition. Greg Campbell, Ravensdown Chief Executive says the key to any long standing sponsorship … Read more »

More Water Restrictions in Tasman

Press Release – Tasman District Council

With no meaningful rain relief expected, Tasmans Dry Weather Taskforce is announcing a move to Stage 3 water rationing from Monday, 4 January. Read more »

Wonderfruit Festival Returns for Triumphant Second Year

Press Release – Wonderfruit Festival

PATTAYA Chonburi, Thailand – After a hugely successful inaugural year, Wonderfruit made a triumphant return to the Fields at Siam Country Club in Pattaya, Thailand, transforming the fields into an oasis and delivering a feast for the senses. From … Read more »

Serious Assault – Naenae 28th December

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Hutt Valley Police are investigating a serious assault to a 63 year old woman that occurred in Naenae, Lower Hutt at about 10pm on 28 December 2015. Read more »

Armed Offenders Squad called out in Taranaki

Press Release – New Zealand Police

At about 11.40am on Tuesday 29th December 2015, Police were advised of a domestic situation in Oaonui, South Taranaki. Read more »

« Previous PageNext Page »