The Hikuwai Bailey bridge is being constructed after the original was destroyed by Cyclone Gabrielle.
Thu, Jun 8
While the conditions are appropriate, the future of the ski field is still unclear - after its operator went into liquidation last year.
Sun, Jun 4
"It’s a very rare occasion and one that will stick with me for the rest of my life and I'm sure my family too."
Fri, May 26
The team of around 30 volunteers have been building about 2 kilometres worth of new fences a day.
Sun, May 21
Yesterday the Government offered renewed support for flood-hit regions, but some residents say it still doesn't provide certainty.
Mon, May 15
$170 million in extra funding was announced this week but farmers worry they won't receive the money in time for winter.
Sat, May 13
SH2 between Gisborne and Napier was battered by Cyclone Gabrielle.
Metres of silt and mud are smothering reefs and killing ecosystems on the Hawke’s Bay seabed.
Sun, Apr 30
Some locals say they have been left alone for months, Red Cross saying it committed to paying all donated money out.
Fri, Apr 7
It will reconnect isolated settlements to the larger centres.
Thu, Mar 30
Restoring regular access is weeks away, as the potential cocktail of chemicals disturbed by the flood waters is better understood.
Wed, Mar 22
SH5, which connects Napier and Taupō, had been closed for five weeks due to the cyclone.
Mon, Mar 20
Some have spent a month in temporary accommodation after Cyclone Gabrielle decimated the region.
Fri, Mar 17
The first day of freight convoys was a welcome sight for farmers who were desperate to move stock.
Tue, Mar 14
Local authorities now fear what the flow-on effects of freight delays will have on businesses.
Fri, Mar 10
Several kilometres of the region's flood defences were overwhelmed by Cyclone Gabrielle.
Tue, Mar 7
The town, north of Napier in Hawke's Bay faces a major clean-up.
Sat, Mar 4
The rural town of Patoka has been isolated since heavy rain from Cyclone Gabrielle washed out road connections.
Thu, Mar 2
Shaw Mackintosh said it's been tough not knowing if his mates are OK.
Tue, Feb 28
With silt as high as rooftops, locals say it's been mainly volunteers helping clean up.
Thu, Feb 23
Discussions are underway between the Government, charities and iwi to find a solution to the looming housing crisis.
Wed, Feb 22
Some school children enjoyed a day of laughter today after a harrowing time due to Cyclone Gabrielle last week.
Tue, Feb 21
Scientists have a theory but are continuing their investigation on the water.
Wed, Feb 8
It’s another blow to the Central Plateau region after Whakapapa ski field went into receivership last year.
Sun, Feb 5
The preserved female bird of the long extinct species was gifted to the Dannevirke Gallery of History in 1990.
Sat, Feb 4