|Homes evacuated after large vegetation fire in Northland overnight|
Several homes have been evacuated in Northland due to a large vegetation fire overnight.Fire crews from Ahipara, Kaitaia, Mangonui, Broadwood, Houhora and Karikari were kept busy battling the blaze, near Ahipara, which spread to...
© 2022 NZ Herald Fri 7:15am Motorists warned to take care as Kaimaumau fire spreads to SH1
Motorists are being urged to take care on State Highway 1 north of Kaitaia due to a breakout of the Kaimaumau fire.As of 4.45pm today strong winds and high temperatures caused the fire to flare up near the highway about 2km north...
© 2022 NZ Herald Wed, 5 Jan 6:34pm Helicopter, fresh ground crews fighting Far North bushfire
A helicopter's circling and fresh crews are on the ground at a bush fire in the Far North.The blaze broke out yesterday afternoon at Waiharara, north of Kaitaia, and has burnt through 300 hectares.Fire and Emergency shift manager...
© 2022 NZ Herald Sun, 19 Dec 7:11am Dozens of volunteers come forward to help find missing Kaitaia man
Loren Ross-Taylor, described as a "gentle giant" by family, was last seen by the edge of the Awanui River almost one week ago.
© 2022 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 14 Dec 3:23pm Man dies in single-car crash east of Kaitaia after possible medical event
The death of the man following a crash 10km east of Kaitaia, Northland, has been refered to the coroner.
© 2022 Stuff.co.nz Sat, 11 Dec 10:41am Routine police enquiries led to discovery of secret Far North P lab
Three Northland men with links to the Head Hunters have appeared in the Kaitaia District Court after a disassembled secret P lab was discovered in the Far North. The Far North Precision Targeting Team were carrying out routine enquiries...
© 2022 NZ Herald Mon, 15 Nov 2:42pm Covid-19: Latest Northland case in Kaitaia causing concern
Far North mayor says a recent Covid case in Kaitaia is "obviously a cause for concern" with 14 cases now across Northland.
© 2022 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 2 Nov 3:02pm Covid-19: Positive case confirmed in the Far North's Kaitaia
A spokeswoman for the Northland District Health Board said she was made aware of the case this morning.
© 2022 Stuff.co.nz Mon, 1 Nov 9:32pm
Remains found in a Northland forest identified
Police believe they have established the identity of the person whose remains were found in Diggers Valley, in Kaitaia, on Monday.
© 2022 RadioNZ Sat, 15 Jan 2:34pm Northland police investigate human skeleton discovered in Kaitaia
Northland police are investigating the circumstances around a human skeleton stumbled upon by forestry workers in the Far North. The workers made the discovery on Monday afternoon as they felled trees in an isolated forestry block...
© 2022 NZ Herald Tue, 11 Jan 4:47pm One dead, multiple injured in head-on crash north of Kaitaia
One person has died in a head-on crash on State Highway 1 north of Kaitaia which left several others badly injured. Police confirmed one person involved in the three-car collision had died while one was in a critical condition and...
© 2022 NZ Herald Wed, 29 Dec 3:01pm Far north fire engulfs 300 hectares, seven helicopters at work
Crews have been battling the blaze in Waiharara, north of Kaitaia, since 1.30pm.
© 2022 Stuff.co.nz Sat, 18 Dec 7:21pm Covid-19: Hospitals across the country to get upgrades to treat patients
From Kaitaia to Invercargill, 24 hospitals will receive upgrades to better manage Covid-19 patients in their own wing or in negative pressure rooms.
© 2022 RadioNZ Thu, 16 Dec 7:11am Dog owner searching for missing pet receives 'best news ever' after 18 days
For the past two and a half weeks Aleisha Blackley has not been able to sleep after her newly adopted dog went missing on the way to Queenstown.Blackley bought Lani, a 16-month-old shih tzu-bichon cross, from a Kaitaia breeder on...
© 2022 NZ Herald Sun, 28 Nov 9:11pm Couple infected by Covid-19 grateful for support in Far North
The couple, who are currently unlinked to existing Covid-19 cases, are isolating at home in Kaingaroa north of Kaitaia, and grateful to locals who are supporting them. But they are concerned about rumours and misinformation.
© 2022 Stuff.co.nz Wed, 3 Nov 5:12am Covid19 Delta outbreak: Second case near Kaitaia brings Northland total to 14
Northland's Covid 19 Delta outbreak has grown to 14 cases after health officials this morning confirmed a second case in the Kaitaia area.Northland District Health Board said it is now aware of a second case of Covid-19 in the...
© 2022 NZ Herald Tue, 2 Nov 11:42am