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Posts Tagged ‘ debris ’

Capital’s new south coast sea walls get their first work-out

Mar 5th, 2014 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

The latest storm hit the capital’s south coast soon after locals got to take part in The Great Seawall Debate.



City’s south coast cops worst of big storm

Jun 21st, 2013 | By | Category: Lead Story, News

Wellington South Coast residents faced a big clean-up after the biggest storm in decades tore down fences, flooded houses, and ripped apart sections of the road.

They joined city council staff in a bid to clear the coastal road of debris washed in by huge seas overnight. The road was expected to be closed for 24 hours.



World turns Twitter in crisis

Feb 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Uncategorized

Twitter users worldwide have been turning to the social media site to form a global community during the Christchurch earthquake disaster. Increasingly media outlets were releasing their upcoming headlines prior to running their stories on the web and members of the public were rallying for support or seeking lost loved ones. The most used hashtag […]



QUAKE day 4: Death toll tops 100

Feb 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

No survivors were rescued overnight and the death toll has risen to more than 100.



More Hutt cyclists in accidents despite their safe riding

Oct 9th, 2010 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Hutt cyclists get a tick for their safe behaviour – but the number in accidents has risen over time, reports NICOLE BENNIK.