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Gisborne Hospital expects up to third of staff may be off work in Omicron outbreak
Hauora Tairawhiti is anticipating up to a third of staff might be out of action ill or isolating when Omicron inevitably sweeps into the community. 
© 2022 RadioNZ Thu 6:44pm 

Summer profit down in Gisborne without Rhythm and Vines influx but locals enjoy quiet town
Gisborne businesses have experienced a downturn in profits this summer after the popular New Year's Eve festival Rhythm and Vines was postponed until Easter weekend. 
© 2022 RadioNZ Fri, 14 Jan 11:29am 

Police and SPCA investigating Gisborne dog incident
The Police and SPCA are investigating an incident in Gisborne where a person was seen pushing a dog off a bridge into the water. 
© 2022 RadioNZ Mon, 10 Jan 5:46pm 

Police launch investigation into death of Gisborne toddler
Gisborne Police have launched a homicide investigation into the death of a 19-month-old toddler. 
© 2022 RadioNZ Mon, 10 Jan 4:06pm 

Man facing wounding with intent charge over baby's injuries
Police arrest a man over the injuries suffered by a three-month-old baby who was admitted to hospital in Gisborne on New Year's Eve. 
© 2022 RadioNZ Mon, 10 Jan 4:06pm 

Watch: Police investigating after group of people throw dog off bridge in Gisborne
Warning - distressing content Sickening footage has emerged showing a group of people throwing a dog off a high bridge in Gisborne.In video posted online, a dog is seen tumbling uncontrollably into the water below after being... 
© 2022 NZ Herald Mon, 10 Jan 1:01pm 

State Highway 2 closed between Ōpōtiki and Gisborne: Major delay warning
State Highway 2 between Ōpōtiki and Gisborne has closed after a truck rolled in the Waioeka Gorge.Police report the road is expected to be closed for some time - at least four hours - while the road is cleared.Motorists... 
© 2022 NZ Herald Thu, 6 Jan 5:04pm 

'We were terrified': Homeless family of seven 'squat' in empty Gisborne house
Desperation drove a homeless family of seven to occupy an empty house in Gisborne last month.Ashleigh Wawatai, her husband and five kids have been homeless for two years, living with whānau and in a self-catering residential... 
© 2022 NZ Herald Mon, 20 Dec 6:21pm 

Mud volcano erupting on Gisborne farm threw large rocks 50 metres
A rare but natural event on the East Coast sounded like thunder to the landowners and continues to “bubble away” 10 days after it erupted. 
© 2022 Mon, 20 Dec 4:21pm 

Life ban for club cricketer who made death threats to umpire
Threatening to kill a player/umpire from the other team has led to a life ban for Gisborne cricketer. 
© 2022 Thu, 16 Dec 3:41pm 

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Cyclone Cody: Gales, swells still a risk along East Coast, MetService says
By RNZ Cyclone Cody is set to track far east of the East Cape tomorrow, and MetService is advising the risk of heavy rain has diminished.But it warns people in exposed parts of eastern Bay of Plenty and Gisborne should still... 
© 2022 NZ Herald Sun, 16 Jan 6:42pm 

Local Focus: Gisborne's Nana Su remembered
In 1958 John Su answered a phone call from nursing student Piula Su (nee Lefua).She was trying to contact a friend from her village in Samoa who was also living in Auckland.Intrigued by Piula and her interesting Samoan accent,... 
© 2022 NZ Herald Tue, 11 Jan 11:47am 

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Police launch homicide investigation after death of Gisborne toddler
Gisborne police have launched a homicide investigation into the death of a 19-month-old toddler - the second preschool child to suffer critical injuries in the city in the space of a week.The toddler was brought into Gisborne Hospital... 
© 2022 NZ Herald Mon, 10 Jan 4:06pm 

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Gisborne father Chris Wakelin lost both his sons to drowning. This is his message to New Zealand.
Early European settlers called it "the New Zealand death", and Māori history also carries the memory of tragedy in and on our waterways. But the story is still being written. Yesterdaysearches were continuing for a missing swimmer... 
© 2022 NZ Herald Sun, 9 Jan 5:37am 

Te Araroa police investigate shooting after victim seeks help from local marae
Police are searching for an alleged gunman after a person who had been shot arrived at a marae near Te Araroa, Gisborne overnight seeking help. The person received moderate injuries, according to a police spokesperson. The shooting... 
© 2022 NZ Herald Thu, 30 Dec 9:02am 

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Latest Gisborne Covid-19 wastewater results negative, after six positives
The region's medical officer of health says “adequate” testing hasn't turned up a case, but active cases may be “hiding”. 
© 2022 Fri, 17 Dec 2:11pm 

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