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Christmas Lunch for 500 at Waikato Hospital

Press Release – Waikato DHB

It is one of Waikatos largest Christmas lunches with 500 meals going out to patients at Waikato Hospital between noon and 1pm tomorrow. Read more »

ASCC Alumni Association Announces Fall 2014 Scholarship

Press Release – American Samoa Community College

The American Samoa Community College (ASCC) Alumni Association offers one of several scholarships available to students who do not quality for the federal financial aid available to those born as US nationals or citizens. Read more »

2020 Trust appoints Vanisa Dhiru as Executive Director

Press Release – 2020 Trust

The Board of Trustees of 2020 Communications Trust is pleased to announce the appointment of Vanisa Dhiru as Executive Director for the Trust. Vanisa is a recognised leader in the not for profit sector, most recently as Chief Executive of Volunteering New … Read more »

Avoid becoming a Canterbury road statistic this summer

Press Release – New Zealand Police

The official holiday period starts at 4pm today so whether youre staying home or travelling to be with friends and family think safety and take simple measures to avoid becoming a victim of crime. Read more »

Black and Indigenous Lives Matter: Ferguson protests Wgtn

Article – Byron Clark

In Wellington at the symbolic time of 12:01pm a protest march was held in solidarity with the people of Ferguson, USA. A collection of between 50-60 (mostly high-school students) gathered to show their support and outrage at the ongoing police violence … Read more »

Multiple fatality near Waipu

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Four people are dead and a child is seriously injured following a fatal crash on State Highway One, Waipu this afternoon. The crash, involving a logging truck and a car, occurred just after 1pm. Read more »

Proposed new road attracts 45 submissions

Press Release – Christchurch City Council

Forty-five submissions have been received on the proposed Northern Arterial Extension (NAE), including Cranford Street upgrade (CSU), and Cranford stormwater area (CSA). Read more »

Boaties need to take lifejackets more seriously

Press Release – Waikato Regional Council

With agencies heavily promoting the wearing of lifejackets to keep people safe on the water this summer, Waikato Regional Council says its disappointing some people still arent taking things seriously. Read more »

Police investigate homicide after injured man dies

Press Release – New Zealand Police

Wellington District Police continue to investigate the circumstances leading to injuries sustained by a 49 year old man in Linden, Tawa, last Saturday evening. Police are treating the incident as Homicide after the man died in Wellington hospital, early … Read more »

Plan ahead to avoid delays on Boxing Day

Press Release – New Zealand Transport Agency

Traffic on Boxing Day (26 December) will be heavy on regional highways and roads and the NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists to plan for a safe journey and to avoid delays. Read more »

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