66 days ago

2019 Volunteer of the Year announced!

Heather Moore from Volunteering Waikato

And the result from the 2019 Volunteer Excellence Awards are in! The winner of the Volunteer of the Year Award is MARY MAXWELL - nominated by English Language Partners Waikato.

More than 60 hours a month is spent by Mary preparing, teaching, visiting and helping to solve problems. She empathises strongly with the people she helps and loves to see them grow into confident members of the local community.

Congratulations Mary! For all results, visit: www.facebook.com...

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18 days ago

650 beds, all of them full at Waikato Hospital

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

Have you been to Waikato Hospital recently? On Wednesday, all its beds were full and, recently, 300 people presented to ED in 24 hours.
That's well above the average for this time last year, of about 250 people in a day.
An urgent care app, Emergency Q, is being used to give an idea of how long wait times are at ED, and gives details of other after-hours clinics.
Read more here.

19 minutes ago

New Stuff Circuit Investigation - watch now!

The Team Reporter from Stuff

Check out the latest work from Stuff Circuit. A must-watch for anyone seeking a better understanding of the culture that fostered the Christchurch mosque attacks. Watch now by clicking here.

4 days ago

Where are the best property deals?

Angela Quigan Reporter from Stuff

Hey neighbours,

The region (and city) you choose to invest in can drastically impact your future returns.

That's why, once you decide to invest in NZ's property market, your next step is to question which region you should park your money in.

To read more about where the best property deals might be click here.