Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Hawera, New Zealand News

Local news for Hawera, New Zealand continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | Southland Times

Factory fire overnight

An alarm sounded at Taranaki By-Products, on Kohiti Rd near Okaiawa, at about 10.30pm on Friday after one of its dryers overheated and caught fire.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News

5 hrs ago | Southland Times

A shameful whodunnit

Hidden beneath an achingly thin layer of dirt, half a hectare of used medical syringes, glass bottles, hospital equipment and potentially asbestos-riddled trash was found at one of the best preserved and historically significant sites in the country.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News

Tue Apr 08, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Bus firm defends stranding of Canadian tourist

Canadian backpacker Kathleen McManus says she was stranded in Hawera, her luggage still on the Auckland-bound bus, and left fearing she would miss her connecting flight home.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News,

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Southland Times

Pong is choking Hawera

Over the past two weeks, residents living along the northern end of Waihi Rd, State Highway 3, have been swamped by a sickening smell enveloping their homes and businesses.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News

Stuff.co.nz

Kind spring still helping farmers

MAIZE: Freshly-cut maize will be fed to the herd owned by Taranaki Federated Farmers' sharemilkers chairman Michael Prankerd and wife Ruth as pasture dries up at Te Rua o Te Moko at Normanby.

Comment?

Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, New Zealand, World News,

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Scoop

Medical first in Waikato offers hope to heart patients

Two weeks ago, Hawera farmer Glen Williamson could barely stagger 300m. He struggled to breathe, his legs were cold and clammy and he was as pale as a ghost.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News, Cardiology

Sun Mar 30, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Rescue helicopter callouts

Tuesday, 4pm: The rescue helicopter crew flew to Hurleyville, inland of Patea, where a female was injured falling from a horse.The patient was flown to Taranaki Base Hospital for treatment.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News,

Southland Times

Elderly, disabled lose taxi subsidy

Dozens of elderly and disabled people have been left thumbing a ride after the regional council severed its ties with Hawera's only taxi company.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News

Wed Mar 26, 2014

The New Zealand Herald

Genesis Energy pricing strong

Analysts pick stock to be sold at mid to upper end of Government's $1.35 to $1.65 range.

Comment?

Related Topix: Oceania, New Zealand, World News

Tue Mar 25, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Teachers meet to discuss big issues

Living wages and the Government's new $359 million investment plan for education are issues Taranaki teachers and support staff will be discussing at union meetings in coming days.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News

Mon Mar 24, 2014

Taranaki Daily News

Driver dies in flipped car

A South Taranaki man died in the early hours of Sunday morning after his car left the road near Kakaramea.

Comment?

Related Topix: New Zealand, World News

•••
•••
•••
•••
 
•••
•••
•••
•••
•••