Tuesday Apr 8
Alternative Investment Report discussed
The Ruataniwha Water Storage Scheme remains the most economic alternative and a viable investment for Hawke's Bay, according to an independent report commissioned by Hawke's Bay Regional Council.
Former shearing champ Avery returns as Open hope in Te Kuiti
Former World shearing champion Paul Avery has grabbed a slim chance of representing his country again by qualifying for the quarterfinals of the New Zealand Open shearing championship in Te Kuiti.
International Business Times
Plane Crash in Hastings, New Zealand Kills Two
Two men died over the weekend when the small plane they are flying crashed in Hawke's Bay in Hastings, New Zealand.
'I heard this bang and that was it'
A witness watched helplessly as a tiny plane carrying a British-trained pilot and his instructor spluttered in midair then nosedived into a Hastings riverbed, killing both men.
Capital cuts for Kiwibank but Hastings happy
About 100 banking sector jobs will go from Wellington - and some staff may be made redundant - as Kiwibank establishes a backup head office in Hastings.