54 days ago

Do you agree the Northland drought made the flooding worse?

Denise Piper Reporter from Whangarei Leader

Experts say Northland's long-running drought exacerbated the impact of the flooding on July 17 and 18, by making slips and silting worse. Climate scientists also say both droughts and severe rainfall are more likely. Do you agree?

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3 hours ago

Register now for Kerikeri Half Marathon

The Team from Cancer Society Auckland

Get involved in running the Half Marathon while enjoying the stunning countryside. The 21.1km course is mostly downhill starting in Okaihau and finishing in the Kerikeri Domain. This is a great community event for all experience levels running the 5K or 10K to your first half on Saturday, 21 November.

All funds you raise go towards supporting cancer patients and their whānau.
Register now

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3 hours ago

Join our team of glass installation specialists

Haines

Metro Direct Whangarei are seeking a Glazier to join our team of glass installation specialists.

You will have the following:
•Experience in glazing, residential construction and/or aluminium or timber joinery fabrication
•Skilled in working accurately with measurements with high levels of attention to detail
•Strong health and safety focus
•A current NZ driver's licence
•A practical approach to solving problems with the ability to think on your feet and prioritise your work
•Great communication skills
Find out more

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9 hours ago

What's On: Dyslexia Awareness month dawn walk

Sheryn & Peter from Rural West Whangarei

Join a Dawn Walk of the Hatea Loop, from the Riverside end of the Canopy Bridge. Wear a Dyslexia PLUS colour and show support for those with dyslexia. Everyone welcome.
Dyslexia Awareness month dawn walk
  • Canopy Bridge, Riverside end