Christmas is getting closer and we need your help! We need more toys and gifts for the elderly. Please consider a contribution from your family to a member of your local community.
Taradale Paper Plus is our local drop off centre for donations.
Source of gang problem in Hawke's Bay 'well beyond the police', says area commander.
A senior Black Power member now says long-established conventions by gangs to avoid confrontation "seem to have gone out the window".
We've been hearing reports of fruit trees being stripped across Hawke's Bay on residential properties, orchards and school grounds. Have you been affected by this? Please comment below.