60 days ago

Emergency Mobile Alert testing Sunday 24 November

Stephanie Gray from Nelson Marlborough Health

Nelson Marlborough Health remind staff, patients and visitors they should expect to receive a test alert on their mobile phone on Sunday 24 November 2019, between 6 - 7 pm.
The Ministry of Civil Defence & Emergency Management is doing a nationwide test of the Emergency Mobile Alert system. Read more about the test on www.getready.govt.nz...

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More messages from your neighbours
1 hour ago

Coronavirus

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours,

A coronavirus has spread from China across Asia, and has now reached the US. It is yet to reach New Zealand.

To read more, click here.

➡️ stuff.co.nz...

For the Ministry of Health's advice on the outbreak, click here.

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1 day ago

Poll: Should children take their own laptops to school?

Katy Jones Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Some high schools have made it a requirement for students to take their own devices into school. Recommended laptops range from around $600 to $1300. Do you think this is the right move?

Should children take their own laptops to school?
  • 25.5% Yes - I will explain in comments
    25.5% Complete
  • 74.5% No - I will explain in comments
    74.5% Complete
51 votes
1 day ago

Keep safe this summer!

Ministry for Primary Industries

The summer months are the perfect time for entertaining friends and family, and whether it’s a dinner party or BBQ, good food will always be on the menu. But, did you know that half of all food poisoning occurs in the home? Follow the three simple Cs – clean, cook, chill to avoid getting ill this summer. We all want to keep our friends and families safe, so remember these easy steps while cooking.

Check out foodsafety.govt.nz/ccc for handy food safety tips.
Learn more

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