40 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.

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7 hours ago

What's On: Waikato Treasure Chests Dragon Boating

Lindsay from Hamilton Lake

Summer paddling commences 30 September Mondays and Thursdays. Beginners welcome. Life jackets, paddles and instruction supplied. Join us supporting breast cancer survivors for fitness, fun and camaraderie. Jan Gilby 0274508473
Waikato Treasure Chests Dragon Boating
  • Lake Rotoroa, Hamilton
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9 hours ago

Poll: Did you enjoy the giant Big Fresh fruits and veges?

The team Reporter from Hamilton Press

People either loved them or hated them, and now they're up for sale.

The giant 1990's Big Fresh Supermarket fruits and veges are up on Trade Me, with over 700 people adding them to their watchlist.

Did you enjoy seeing them on your grocery shopping outing?

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Did you enjoy the giant Big Fresh fruits and veges?
  • 60.7% Yes, I loved seeing them!
    60.7% Complete
  • 3.6% No way, they were terrifying
    3.6% Complete
  • 35.7% I didn't even notice them
    35.7% Complete
28 votes