Read more about the article Person who spread Covid-19 to prisoner identified
GPS records indicated that the man made four brief stops on the way to his bail address at Whakatīwai.

Person who spread Covid-19 to prisoner identified

Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern has this morning identified a link to how the Covid-positive prisoner remanded to a Kaiaua/Whakatīwai address contacted the virus. However, she would not confirm whether the…

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Read more about the article Thames ‘icon’ remembered as a good man
Johnny Paynter, centre, with the Steampunk train. Photo: SUPPLIED/LENA FISHER

Thames ‘icon’ remembered as a good man

OBITUARY John “Johnny” Paynter1935 - 2021 An “icon” in the Thames motor industry has been remembered as a good man, and a man who had not only strong faith, but…

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Read more about the article Stay at home order in place for Kaiaua/Whakatīwai
A Section 70 notice has been put in place for the the Kaiaua/Whakatīwai areas. Photo: KELLEY TANTAU

Stay at home order in place for Kaiaua/Whakatīwai

A “bespoke level 4” has been announced for the Kaiaua/Whakatīwai areas, where three positive  Covid-19 cases were reported on Monday. Dr Ashley Bloomfield has this afternoon issued a Section 70…

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