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Posts Tagged ‘ quake ’

Post-quake focus of Whitireia Journalism and Broadcasting

Dec 5th, 2016 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Featured Article, Front Page Layout, Most Popular

Getting through the quake, and preparing for future emergencies is the topic of students in this show on Wellington Access Radio.



As dodgy lift shaft comes down, capital goes back to work

Aug 19th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Most Wellingtonians ready, but others still have no idea of what to do in an earthquake.



Earthquake brings out the caring best in Stokes Valley locals

Aug 17th, 2013 | By | Category: Lead Story, News

Staff at the local supermarket help evacuate more than 40 customers, comfort senior customers, children and each other before preparing for the supplies rush. SAM BRODIE reports.



Brooklyn residents put earthquake on meeting agenda

Jul 31st, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, Most Popular, News

Brooklyn Residents Association gives locals opportunity to make suggestions and offer advice.



Evolve youth service all ready for the next big shake

Jul 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Central city team members are glad they moved from their old building to safer premises.



Earthquake ‘good for business’ in Wellington’s Mount Cook

Jul 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Businesses in one Wellington suburb find a silver lining in the quake aftermath.



People urged not to forget their furry friends in quake panic

Jul 26th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, Most Popular, News

SPCA reccommends micro-chipping to make spooked animals easier to find.



New Upper Hutt commuters take day off in busy local cafes

Jul 24th, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, News

Most banks and retail stores in Upper Hutt were closed for safety inspections following the quake.



Ranui family all ready for the big one…if it ever comes

Jul 23rd, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Being prepared for an emergency is key to quake preparedness, says Ranui’s Rosie Gallagher.



Upper Hutt commuters take day off in busy local cafes

Jul 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: Editor's Picks, Latest News, News

Most banks and retail stores in Upper Hutt were closed for safety inspections following the quake.



Chipped, broken…but not down (mostly)

Jul 22nd, 2013 | By | Category: News, Top Picture

WELLINGTON streets were littered with glass and rubble after parts of the city tumbled to the ground during the weekend’s flurry of earthquakes.



City council faces tough decisions on quake-safing

Sep 24th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Choice of quake-strengthening or demolishing heritage buildings.



Kapiti rest homes ready for tsumani action

Sep 5th, 2012 | By | Category: Latest News, News

Warning will trigger evacuation and council buses.



Don’t wait to be told there’s a tsunami coming

Jul 4th, 2012 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

‘If you can’t stand up, it’s time to get out,’ says council CD man.



Earthquakes can’t shake capital city’s insurance cover

Jul 6th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

Wellington City Council has talked its insurers into upping its quake cover. But it comes at a cost, reports RUSSELL PALMER.



Christchurch to get experimental solar house

Jul 4th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The bach is now Susan Wauchop’s First Light house and she plans to put it in Christchurch. TALIA CARLISLE reports.



Everything’s grey if you’re in the Christchurch orange zone

Jun 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

RED means stop. Green means go. Orange means…uncertainty for Graham and Jo Williams, reports ANNA WILLIAMS.



Time to reflect after week of earthquake chaos

Feb 26th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Opinion

Chch quake rough intro to journalism for students.



Tourist: ‘I won’t be returning any time soon’

Feb 25th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News, Uncategorized

Foreigner may not return to NZ after quake.



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 […]



Family takes separate flights to safety

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

Wellington mother escapes quake carnage with her family.



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.



Downstage gives tickets to Chch residents

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Wellington theatre opens doors for Cantabrian’s play



Survivor at speaks from her Christchurch home

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Laura Simon was sitting metres from work when it collapsed



Chch animal welfare centres full after quake

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Dogs are forgotten victims of Christchurch quake.



Mufti for Chch money

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

New Plymouth’s Highlands School raises $1146.



TVOne star’s brother in quake drama

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Matt Dallow escapes unhurt from depths of QE2 stadium.



Internet helps quake victims

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

SARAH DUNN monitored chatrooms and social media worldwide.



QUAKE: What’s on Twitter

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, Multimedia, News

JUJU PARAONE monitored what people were saying on Twitter.



QUAKE Day 3: Toll rises

Feb 24th, 2011 | By | Category: Featured Article, Front Page Layout, News

The official death toll is 76 and expected to rise as search and rescue teams move into the suburbs.



Grim mood in busy capital ferry terminal

Feb 22nd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Interislander playing part in quake aftershock



Forecaster predicted latest earthquake

Feb 22nd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Ken Ring violent weather, quakes through to March



Civil Defence issues update on devastating quake

Feb 22nd, 2011 | By | Category: Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Website lists advice for people in affected area.



Migrants may be missing quake advice

Sep 15th, 2010 | By | Category: Diversity, Front Page Layout, Latest News, News

Non-English speakers may not know the role of Civil Defence.