34 days ago

Should more supermarkets offer "quiet hours"?

The team Reporter from Northern News

Countdown will offer low-sensory quiet hours in its stores nationwide. These hours are intended to help families with children who are sensitive to surroundings, particularly those with autism.

Will this benefit your family? Should it be rolled out across other supermarkets?
Find out more here.

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3 hours ago

What's On: Kerikeri Street Party 2019

Jackie from Kerikeri District

Kerikeri will be dancing in the street on Saturday, 23 November, when Kerikeri Road closes for the annual Street Party! Jam-packed entertainment schedule, local food, wine and beer. Free Entry!
Kerikeri Street Party 2019
  • Kerikeri CBD
11 hours ago

Do you want to know the criminal history of candidates?

Denise Piper Reporter from Northern News

Northland MP Matt King is floating a member's bill which would require the criminal history of election candidates to be published, if they were convicted of a crime punishable by two or more years' jail time. What do you think? Would it change the way you vote?

9 days ago

Will take part in the Tuia 250 events in Northland?

Denise Piper Reporter from The Bay Chronicle

Marking 250 years since Captain Cook arrived in New Zealand, the Tuia 250 flotilla was welcomed to Tai Tokerau with a rousing haka. Events will be held throughout the north over the next week - will you be taking part? Why or why not?