Four new cases - two community and two imported

There are four new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today; two community cases and two cases in managed isolation. The two community cases... Read More

One case of COVID reported in the community

There are two new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today; the first has been detected in a recent returnee in a managed isolation facility... Read More

Seven new cases of COVID-19 in managed isolation

There are seven new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today, all detected in recent returnees in a managed isolation facility. There are no... Read More

LIVE: Ardern on GDP

The economy has shrunk by a record amount and fell into its first recession in a decade as it was battered by the government's moves to eliminate... Read More

Family of COVID-19 victims: “We know the reality”

The death of two brothers from COVID-19 in less than a fortnight has prompted a warning from their family for others to take it seriously. Nigel Huirama... Read More

One COVID-19 death at Waikato Hospital

One man has died from COVID-19 in Waikato Hospital and there is one new imported case in managed isolation today.  The man that died was in... Read More

Travellers in isolation able to vote via phone

Up to 5000 people in managed isolation or quarantine will be able to vote by telephone in the general election and referendums after an amendment to... Read More

Three new cases identified in Rotorua isolation

There are three new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today – all detected in recent returnees in managed isolation facilities. There... Read More

$7 million in 10 weeks to help stranded foreigners

Helping thousands of foreigners stranded here by COVID-19 has cost close to $7 million over the past 10 weeks. Chilean Constanza Capurso is among the... Read More

LIVE: Plans to move NZ to Alert Level 1 on Monday

UPDATE: New Zealand will move to Alert Level 1 on Monday, September 21. This is contingent on the cases tracking as they are now, says Prime Minister... Read More

One new case of COVID-19 in the community

There is one new community case of COVID-19 to report today.  The case is a female child who is epidemiologically linked to an existing case associated... Read More

Covid-19: Two new cases today

There have been two new cases of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand today, including a health worker who works at the Jet Park quarantine facility in Auckland. There... Read More

Steamers v Taranaki in Mitre 10 Cup season opener

A high level of online support is expected this afternoon as the Steamers play Taranaki in their opening game of the Mitre 10 Cup season. Bay of Plenty... Read More

Two health workers hit by Covid

Two staff at Waitematā District Health Board have tested positive for Covid-19. Both were thought to be linked to the Mt Roskill sub-cluster and they... Read More

Mental Health Awareness Week looks back at 2020

Mental Health Awareness Week this year will be acknowledging the tough year Kiwis have faced so far. There’s just over a week to go until Mental... Read More