A unique style of accommodation is in the works for Whanganui.
The two-lane route wasn't expected to open until next month.
Suggestions from the subdivision developer and iwi were given to council for a decision.
Now that drainage is taken care of, crews are focused on the road itself.
Some students have come from as far as Dargaville for training.
The Break the Silence #Justice4Jazz event also raised awareness for Women's Refuge.
Shaun Keenan served as a police officer for more than 20 years prior to the offending.
The Guy family remember the fun times spent with Scott, nine years after his death.
The Waverley community is still reeling one year on from the horror crash that killed 7.
Regrets and grief one year on from the Waverley crash which claimed seven lives.
Driver who caused crash on learner licence, had smoked synthetic cannabis, coroner told.