Anneke Smith is a reporter for Hawke's Bay Today
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Te Mata Peak protesters stick it out at Craggy Range Winery despite weather
Kaumātua says matter is not resolved and there will be more protests.
Napier teenager jailed for life for 'brutal' murder
Shaun Karauria will spend at least 12 years in jail for the murder.
Low blow: Pinnacle Stone family business out of pocket after theft
The stolen slabs are estimated to be worth about $10,000.
Peter Wells on finding friends in the isolation of illness
Peter Wells was diagnosed with prostate cancer in November last year.
Boaties left clinging to debris off Cape Kidnappers coast
Three people were rescued after sending distress signals for help.
Hawke's Bay kids carrying weapons, youth officer says
Knives, hammers and the odd machete are being carried by kids in Hawke's Bay.
Flaxmere violence: suburb stands up after horror death
Flaxmere community, rocked by recent violence, collaborates on safety panel.
Commissioner: kids in cells 'not acceptable practice'
The comment comes shortly after a teenager was held in a police cell for five nights.
Sustainability good for both the planet and business
David Trubridge Design has hefty ambitions to cull plastic from its products.
15yo spends five nights in police cells: 'Totally unacceptable', says judge
The 15-year-old was looking at a sixth night in the cells until yesterday morning.
She saved his life - by taking a stanley knife to his throat
Midwife uses a stanley knife to cut an airway into choking boyfriend's throat.
Maori trust to appeal Hastings District Council decisions
Hearing comes after uproar over the construction of a walking track on Te Mata Peak.
High-speed crash: 'I couldn't believe they were alive'
Two men in hospital after street race goes wrong on "treacherous" road.
Killer's chilling smile as jail sentence handed down
Home-brew vodka session leads to a stumble, then a vicious and prolonged beating.
Car stolen while picking up ill daughter-in-law from hospital
Her car was stolen while she was picking up someone from the hospital.
NZ Poet Laureate shares taonga with Haumoana artist
NZ Poet Laureate Selina Tusitala Marsh has been writing in Hawke's Bay.
Body found on Napier beach was missing French tourist
Body found in Awatoto was missing French tourist Pierre Antoine Paludet.
Knock-off gang patches 'brainless', says gang expert
Wearing the ultimate status symbol of being in a gang may not be the best idea.
Coastal Kiwi waters 'treacherous', Water Safety CEO says
New Zealand's coastal waters are said to be more treacherous than most.