105 days ago

WOFs incorrectly passed - have you been affected?

The team Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Hi neighbours - there is a possibility that 1840 vehicles passed by Jaco Jacobs, and his Whāngārei-based inspecting organisation JJ Automotive Services Ltd, could have been passed incorrectly.

Vehicle owners would be contacted by NZTA as soon as possible to advise them on recheck options.

Have you been affected? Have you had experience with dodgy WOF testing in the past?

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6 hours ago

Can you see signs of drought where you live?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

NIWA says signs of drought are evident in parts of Northland and drought conditions are "imminent". There are several water restrictions in the Far North. Have you seen signs of drought? How are you preparing for summer?

13 hours ago

Poll: Do you support Ports of Auckland moving to Northland?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Ports of Auckland could move to Northport at Marsden Point after a study favoured the $10b move. The move has been welcomed by Northland leaders but condemned by environmentalists. Do you support the move?

Do you support Ports of Auckland moving to Northland?
  • 85.9% Yes - it will be great for Northland's economy
    85.9% Complete
  • 4.7% No - it will be an environmental disaster
    4.7% Complete
  • 3.1% No - it will be terrible for our roads
    3.1% Complete
  • 6.3% Other (please explain in comment section below)
    6.3% Complete
64 votes
1 day ago

To shift the Port North?

Online Content Publisher from Whangarei District Council

“Do I support the Ports of Auckland moving to Northport? Do I want us to go into this with our eyes wide open? Absolutely.” – Whangarei Mayor Sheryl Mai.

Click "Read More" to view her full column on moving the port to Whangarei.