Napier, New Zealand Newswire

Napier, New Zealand Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Napier, New Zealand.

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  1. WaiBop United hurt by decisions not made as their path to the playoffs narrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Waikato Times

    The last 15 minutes of WaiBop United's 3-2 loss to Canterbury United at FMG Stadium Waikato on Sunday were as action-packed as they come. There were the two goals, of course - Sanni Issa's equaliser for WaiBop in the 89th minute, and Brock Messenger's long-range winner for Canterbury four minutes later - but also three refereeing decisions that could have had a big say in the outcome of the match, which WaiBop needed to win to have a realistic shot at making the playoffs.

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  2. Motorcyclist killed on way home from eventRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    The motorcycle community is shocked and saddened after losing one of its members in a fatal crash involving a tourist driver in Hawkes Bay yesterday morning. Police have confirmed the driver of the car was a tourist visiting the country on a 12-month working visa.

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  3. Daughter of crash victim: 'Our hearts are broken.. he was our dad'Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    Auckland man Graham Hare was one of two people who died after a head-on car crash on Horotiu Rd, Te Kowhai. A man who died on a Waikato road after his car crashed head-on into another vehicle, was Aucklander Graham Charles Hare.

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  4. Foreign drivers involved in two serious crashes over Waitangi weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Dominion Post

    Foreign nationals have been involved in two serious crashes over the Waitangi weekend, with one crash claiming the life of a motorcyclist. The male motorcyclist was killed trying to overtake a car at about 10am on Sunday, on State Highway 5, just north of Napier.

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  5. Cop's shooting trial sparks inquiryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    Evidence given at a trial where a former armed offenders squad member was acquitted for accidentally shooting a restrained man has sparked an internal investigation. New Zealand Police Association region director Emmet Lynch confirmed on Friday that an investigation had begun responding to information that had "come to light" during the trial.

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  6. Tourist driver and motorcyclist involved in fatal Hawke's Bay crash on SH5Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dominion Post

    The accident happened about 10am on Friday on State Highway 5, about 20 kilometres north of Napier, Senior Sergeant David Sutherland of Hawkes Bay Police said. "This accident has involved a collision between a car and a motorcycle, both of whom were heading north, and has resulted in the death of the motorcyclist," Sutherland said.

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  7. Road closed following fatal crash in Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stuff.co.nz

    One person is dead following the accident that happened about 10am, Senior Sergeant David Sutherland of Hawkes Bay Police said.

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  8. Road closed following serious crash in Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stuff.co.nz

    The Serious Crash Unit is responding to the accident that happened about 10am in the Eskdale area, Senior Sergeant David Sutherland of Hawkes Bay Police said. "The call came in to us just before 10am and that's all I'm going to say at this stage."

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  9. Big Napier site ripe for developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The New Zealand Herald

    One of the largest parcels of Napier development land to be offered to the market in many years has been put up for sale in the Hawkes Bay city's fast growing suburb of Ahuriri. "This land is ideal for re-development," says Danny Blair of Colliers International's Napier office who is marketing 53 Waghorne Street for sale by negotiation.

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  10. Officer who accidentally shot man during AOS callout wants name kept secretRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Dominion Post

    A Hawke's Bay armed offender's squad member acquitted of careless use of a firearm has appealed a judge's decision that would see him identified. A police officer who accidentally shooting a man during an armed offenders squad arrest has appealed a decision that would see him identified.

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  11. Officer acquitted after accidentally shooting man during AOS calloutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    The unnamed AOS member, who had not completed his training, accidentally fired his M4 Bushmaster rifle and shot a man who lying handcuffed on the ground. A police officer charged with accidentally shooting a man during an armed offenders squad arrest has been acquitted of careless use of a firearm.

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  12. Napier Hill house and Storty pub in Hastings both gutted by fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Dominion Post

    Hawke's Bay firefighters were kept busy on Wednesday morning attending back-to-back blazes that extensively damaged a Hastings pub and a Napier home. Hastings crews were returning from an early-morning blaze that ripped through the Storty pub in Heretaunga St when they were called to assist Napier firefighters battling a house fire on the hill above the CBD.

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  13. Officer acquitted after accidentally shooting man during AOS raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Dominion Post

    An M4 Bushmaster semi-automatic rifle, similar to this one, was involved in an unintentional shooting of a restrained man in Hastings in 2013. A police officer charged with accidentally shooting a man during an armed offenders squad arrest has been acquitted of careless use of a firearm.

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  14. Free Breakfast for a Week; Provided You're on a BikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Scoop

    Bike Wise Month includes the week-long Hawke's Bay Commuter Challenge which starts on Monday 15 February. The Challenge offers anyone who rides their bike to work on any day of the week, a chance to enjoy a scrumptious free breakfast on the way.

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  15. House, pub fires in Hawke's BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Manawatu Evening Standard

    "There's all sorts of people hanging around and now it's getting quite huge. It looks like a house [fire].

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  16. Study finds fewer killed in 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake than previously thoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Stuff.co.nz

    A new study into those killed in the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake has concluded the toll from the disaster is slightly lower than previously claimed. Genealogy company Ancestry.com says its researchers trawled "all available archives" to produce the most comprehensive list of victims of what remains the country's worst ever natural disaster.

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  17. Spate of vampire-like attacks leaves cops shockedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Daily Star

    A man was rushed to hospital after a woman was accused of biting his neck so hard her teeth cut through an artery in a pub in Napier, New Zealand. "It's a very nice area.

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  18. Napier earthquake survivor forms part of the city's fabricRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Dominion Post

    In 1989 Richards, the CEO of Tech Group, purchased two rundown survivors of the 1931 Hawke's Bay earthquake, the Gilberd buildings in Kennedy Road. Built in 1928 they withstood the powerful quake 85 years ago and Richards said the site even had a part to play following the disaster.

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  19. Large block of Ahuriri land for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    Ahuriri is continuing to flourish as a development area, with a block of land currently for sale the biggest in years. The 4139 square metre site sits one block back from the waterfront in Napier's most burgeoning suburb, and is "ripe for residential development".

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  20. Over 2000 riders expected to ride The Big Easy this EasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Scoop

    This Easter Saturday, March 26, over 2000 riders are expected to saddle up for annual Big Easy cycle ride on the Hawke's Bay Trails. Now in its fourth year, The Big Easy is a 43km leisure ride on the flat, mainly off-road Hawke's Bay Trails with riders encouraged to take as long as they can, stopping at the many attractions and hospitality stops along the way.

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