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Daughter's plea brings music back into blind pianist's life
John's home was no longer filled with music. Until 85-year-old David answered a plea.
Village vibe: Havelock North tops NZ in sex-toy sales spike
Havelock North topped the sex toys growth chart
Council chairman resigns to focus on health after return of cancer
"I need to focus on my heath and take this opportunity to spend time with my family."
Worker hospitalised after electric shock at Villa Maria vineyard near Roys Hill, Hawke's Bay
Emergency services were called to the workplace on Omahu Rd about 10am on Wednesday.
Margaret Baker - Officer of the New Zealand Order of Merit for her service to the Special Olympics
Margaret Baker has been involved in the Special Olympics for close to 40 years
Hastings man wrecks parking meters for the sake of $69 in coins
"It was an incredibly stupid thing to do."
Napier's cycle trail flood mystery: Will another wall fix the problem?
It cost $330,000 to keep the water out. But it keeps coming back.
Napier school suggests 'parent-child password' after kids approached by strangers
Police have increased their presence around both schools.
Logging truck overturns on Taihape Rd, near Sherenden
Emergency services were called to the crash about 8.15am on Monday.
Hawke's Bay new NZ kickboxing champion: Take the fights off the streets
Dave Garnett was crowned the WKA New Zealand middleweight champion on May 15.
Security camera now watching over Pakowhai Regional Park carpark
Dogs behaving badly and car break-ins prompted the security measure.
High seas: Four-metre swells set to drop in Hawke's Bay
Easterly swells reached four metres on Thursday, but the weekend is looking calmer.
'Very common': Idea to rebrand remote Hawke's Bay highway as 'UFO alley'
"The locals need to profit from this ongoing phenomena."
Hawke's Bay horticultural supplier: The idea that overseas labour is cheap is wrong
Nash said low pay and poor working conditions are to blame for lack of Kiwi workers.
Three UFO sightings in an hour in Hawke's Bay - weather expert suggests clouds to blame
Large, slow-moving rectangular lights were spotted not once, or twice, but three times.
One person seriously injured after car crashes into drain near Napier
Fire and Emergency said one person was trapped and was extricated by firefighters.
'Underdog' Havelock North boat builders win national award
"From what we've heard, it's one of the most prestigious awards in the marine industry."
Hawke's Bay averaging 3.5 farm-related injuries a day
In the past five years, there have been 6953 farming-related injuries in Hawke's Bay.
Family desperate for drug to treat teen's life-threatening disorder
Amber Fisher was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at 6 weeks old.
Napier man caught by police helicopter in Auckland
The Napier man has been charged with burglary, assaulting police and more.
'You're not alone': Reality TV stars call for open dialogue after miscarriage
Reality TV stars reveal recent miscarriage in bid to help those in similar position.
Pedestrian seriously injured after fall on road in Napier
Emergency services were called to the incident in Pandora about 1.55pm on Friday.
Gang raids: Police seize guns, drugs, $2m in assets
'Operation Dusk' was an 18 month investigation targeting senior members of Mongrel Mob.
'Breaking point': Urgent action needed on Napier's urban waterways
All eight waterways recorded average nitrogen, phosphorous levels over upper guidelines.
The nomad who found his place: Romungro man's extraordinary journey to Hawke's Bay
'When I first visited Napier I fell in love. It's liberal, beautiful and free'.
Two injured after car rolls on State Highway 2, near Norsewood
Emergency services were called to the crash on SH2 about 6.30pm on Tuesday.
Firefighters warn against lighting fires on beaches
Hawke's Bay firefighters are pleading with the public to stop lighting fires on beaches.
75 per cent of Napier floods insurance claims settled
A 'small number of complex situations' on Napier Hill are yet to be resolved, says mayor.
'Two months of hell': Disabled tenant wins battle to remain in home after Napier floods
Kāinga Ora served a seven-day eviction notice because of a flood slip near the property.
Humble Napier police officer who saved a boy swept off Marine Parade dies of cancer
'He always had the bravery award on display at home'.
'Human error': Woman moved to safe home after privacy breach
The Hawke's Bay woman asked for her address to be omitted but OT accidentally revealed it
Sport-loving region is also a hub of sports injuries, ACC stats reveal
14,603 claims paid out in a single year related to sporting and recreational activities.
Penguin tangled in fishing line rescued by walkers
"Once the fishing line was removed, we witnessed the penguin take a deep breath."
One dead after crash on State Highway 2, near Dannevirke
Emergency services were called to the crash near Otanga Rd about 5.39am.
Waimarama floods, 10 years on: 'Their homes were upside down in the water'
"We were the epicentre. Our house was in the river."
Community unanimously votes against SH5 speed limit cut
Kiri Goodspeed said the proposed speed restrictions would have a significant impact.
Motorcyclist killed in Havelock North car park crash named
The 27-year-old was from Havelock North.
Hawke's Bay road that nabs nearly 1000 speeding drivers a year
Police say if they wanted extra revenue, they'd put a speed camera there "all the time".
The 'motel generation': Nearly 4000 kids are living in motels
'There are babies now being born in motels. It breaks my heart.'
The $2 Uber: Hawke's Bay's 'on-demand' public transport app closer to reality
A new app, no more than 15-minute waits and fares as low as $2.
Retired inspector wishes cop shooter could have faced justice
Constable Glenn McKibbin was shot dead in Flaxmere 25 years ago.
Hawke's Bay-based Chelsea legend condemns European Super League
Gary Locke made 272 appearances for Chelsea between 1971 and 1983.
Hastings man charged with assault after crashing into three parked cars
Police were called after reports of a car crashing into three parked cars.
HB orchardist fined again: We will replant trees if we have to
Orchardist says had he known path was being built, he'd have planted trees differently.
'Absolute nightmare': ECE closes without warning to parents
Lollipops Hastings has permanently closed, citing a shortage of staff.