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JB Hi-Fi Invercargill busiest store in the country over opening weekend

JB Hi-Fi is moving south in 2024, with its long-awaited Invercargill store set to open on 19 January. Part of the retailer’s ambitious expansion plans, this will also be the trans-Tasman retailer’s southernmost store. Located in Invercargill Central, the store promises an unparalleled shopping experience that embodies the unique JB Hi-Fi style the brand is ...

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Wellington Mayor responds to Minister Brown’s letter – Tory Whanau

Wellington Mayor Tory Whanau has responded to Local Government Minister Simeon Brown, outlining the work Wellington City Council is undertaking to fix water issues in the city. “Wellington City Council is committed to dealing with the water infrastructure problems facing the region. We are collectively addressing a long legacy of underinvestment that has reached a ...

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Local State of Emergency lifted in Westland, SH6 now open

The Civil Defence local State of Emergency in Westland was lifted this morning at 1055hrs as conditions eased overnight and into today. The Emergency Management Operations Centre is closing down. State Highway 6 between Ross and Makarora reopened at 0900 and MetService has lifted all weather warnings for the Westland, Grey and Buller regions. Mayor ...

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Canterbury fires update #3 – Fire and Emergency New Zealand

Please see below updates on the fires in Canterbury this afternoon. Loburn fire The fires on Loburn Whiterock Road, near Loburn, have been contained. The fire is approximately 10 hectares in size. Four helicopters remain in operation alongside 20 trucks. There are around 100 firefighters involved. Evacuations have taken place and cordons remain in place. ...

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Smoke from fire at North Canterbury locations – Te Whatu Ora

Te Whatu Ora has issued a public health warning for smoke from the fires located on Racecourse Road in Amberley and on Loburn Whiterock Road near Loburn. Air around these locations is smoky and there is potential that people who are sensitive to smoke – such as those with heart or lung conditions, pregnant women, ...