Hawke's Bay, New Zealand Newswire

Hawke's Bay, New Zealand Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hawke's Bay, New Zealand.

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  1. Small town New Zealand is tipped to struggleRead the original story w/Photo

    37 min ago | Stuff.co.nz

    New Zealand's population is tipped to keep growing but many regions are going to decline in the next 30 years, a report predicts. The Maxim Institute's report said 44 out of New Zealand's 67 authorities would have populations that are stagnating.

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  2. Dam land at centre of Supreme Court battleRead the original story w/Photo

    47 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The Hawke's Bay land at the centre of legal battles since 2015 made it all the way to New Zealand's highest court yesterday. The land in question is 22 hectares of the Ruahine Forest Park, needed for the Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme to go ahead.

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  3. Fire bans and drought fears ease in Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Just weeks after drought conditions loomed over the region it appears the weather has given Hawke's Bay a chance to turn this year's parched summer around. Central Hawkes Bay District Council Rural Fire Authority lifted its total fire ban yesterday morning and farmers throughout the region are humming to a new tune after significant rainfall over the past few weeks.

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  4. Crown argues it has power to revoke conservation statusRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Scoop

    The Minister of Conservation has the right to revoke the status of land in the conservation estate, the Crown argues in a Supreme Court challenge to a ruling that's holding up a Hawke's Bay irrigation scheme allowing more intensive farming in the region. The Supreme Court hearing, set down for two days, is an appeal over whether the Court of Appeal was right in its 2016 ruling that the Department of Conservation's planned land swap deal wasn't legitimate.

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  5. New Zealand in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Drinks Business

    Last month the drinks business travelled to New Zealand with New Zealand Winegrowers to explore this country's diverse wine regions, from Central Otago in the south island to Hawke's Bay in the north, via Christchurch, Marlborough and Nelson. The trip was centred around the Pinot Noir New Zealand conference in Wellington [ see here ], attended by more than 600 Pinot enthusiasts, winemakers, journalists, buyers and sommeliers.

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  6. Hawke's Bay lad a part of Jungle Book Oscar winRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    WINNERS: Paul Story of Weta Digital says most of the studio's Oscar-winning work on The Jungle Book was based around King Louie . A former Hawke's Bay man was popping champagne bottles last night after his team from Weta Digital walked away with an Oscar.

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  7. At least four vie for Napier electorate voteRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    RETAIN: Incumbent Napier MP Stuart Nash has been confirmed as the Labour Party candidate for the Napier electorate. PHOTO/FILE The contest for the Napier electorate is on, with at least four contenders set to vie for the seat in the September general election.

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  8. Garden party celebrates support in communityRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    FUNDRAISER: Guests enjoying the Presbyterian Support East Coast's Celebration and fundraising garden party at the Enliven Centre last year. PHOTO/SUPPLIED.

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  9. Zeffer cider juiced for Hawke's Bay moveRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    ON THE MOVE: Zeffer head cider maker Jody Scott is packing his company's bags for Hawke's Bay. PHOTO/SUPPLIED Zeffer cider will use the money from a public capital offer of up to $1.2 million to help launch its Asian export strategy, drive further growth and relocate to the Hawke's Bay.

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  10. Hemi Rolleston: Modesty curbs NZ tech successRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    It seems even our brightest tech innovators exhibit that classic Kiwi self-deprecation in public, and - as a group of 20 such businesspeople discovered this month - it's something we need to get over when selling on the world stage. Callaghan Innovation has just taken a delegation of 20 firms from all over New Zealand to the world's biggest software-as-a-service conference in San Francisco, the SaaStr Annual.

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  11. Bill English says employers are regularly telling him that Kiwis can't pass drug testsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    Prime Minister Bill English hears from two or three employers a week who say Kiwis can't pass a drug test. Prime Minister Bill English is blaming Kiwis inability to pass a workplace drug test as one of the reasons why overseas workers are needed.

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  12. CHB councillors question co-operative dealRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Some Central Hawke's Bay district councillors have lashed out at a co-operative agreement between the wider Hawke's Bay's local government authorities, questioning its value and what it has achieved. At a full council meeting last week, the CHB council was asked to sign the Hawke's Bay region's Triennial Agreement, a document aimed at increasing collaboration between the councils.

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  13. Grand crop from celebrity apple treeRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The last time we visited our celebrity tree in December, orchard manager Miles Hales was expecting to begin irrigating any day. He was also looking forward to seeing the results of a secondary thinning process trial with a new chemical called Meteor TM.

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  14. Crown argues it has power to revoke status of conservation land in Ruataniwha appealRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | NBR Newsroom

    The Minister of Conservation has the right to revoke the status of land in the conservation estate, the Crown argues in a Supreme Court challenge to a ruling that's holding up a Hawke's Bay irrigation scheme. The Supreme Court hearing, set down for two days, is an appeal over whether the Court of Appeal was right in its 2016 ruling that the Department of Conservation's planned land swap deal wasn't legitimate.

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  15. Alonzo Burton eager to follow father's footsteps and don Taranaki Mountain Airs jerseyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Taranaki Daily News

    "For me, last year the Mountain Airs did really well and I like the environment that I've been brought in to. They've looked after me very well, the players have welcomed me in, so they made the transition very easy."

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  16. Alleged burglar who bluffed his way into couple's motel room makes court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Manawatu Evening Standard

    A man who allegedly bluffed his way into a room at the Anglesea Motel has appeared in the Hamilton District Court. A man who allegedly bluffed his way into a couple's hotel room before making off with their belongings has appeared in court.

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  17. Food venture, Nourished for nil, filling a needRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    Nourished for Nil founders, Louise Saurin and Christina McBeth are aiming to reduce waste and feed people in the process. Having opened their brainchild venture, Nourished for Nil, only two weeks ago, they are already making a positive difference in the Hawke's Bay community.

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  18. Benefits of befriending the dragonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The New Zealand Herald

    This week's Taniwha Dragon Economic Summit was a clear success, with $138 million of deals done over two days. Thanks to an easy affinity between Chinese and Maori, the strong growth of Maori businesses will continue, writes Patrick O'Sullivan.

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  19. Delegat lifts 1H profit 17%Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Scoop

    Delegat Group, New Zealand's largest listed winemaker, lifted operating profit 17 percent in the first half and is predicting annual profit to be in line with last year. Profit excluding one-time movements in asset valuations rose to $24.7 million in the six months ended Dec. 31, from $21.1 million a year earlier, the Auckland-based company said in a statement.

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  20. Editorial: Trickle-down effect for new water policyRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The proposed policy serves the purpose of addressing water quality as a political issue before the election. Photo / Mark Mitchell The Government's new freshwater policy unfolds slowly.

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