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Peter Koziol was last seen by friends on Sunday December 9.

Police search for missing fisherman Peter Koziol

It's believed he was fly-fishing on the Waipawa River on Monday.

Electricity power pylons stand in Rangipo Desert near the State Highway 1 Desert Road on May 6, 2016 in Waiouru, New Zealand.  (Photo by Hagen Hopkins)

Power outage in central North Island affecting Three viewers

Those in Hawke's Bay, Hastings and Napier might not be receiving a TV signal.

A closeup of a seismograph machine needle drawing a red line on graph paper depicting seismic and eartquake activity on an isolated white background

Large quake inevitable from Hikurangi subduction zone - expert

It's coming but there is no way to predict when.

Falling asleep at the wheel has been compared to drink driving.

Hawke's Bay man blacks out at wheel, drives 12m down highway barrier

The 71-year-old's lucky escape prompted him to buy a Lotto ticket.

While many parts of the country have been drenched this week, forecasters say an abnormal El Niño weather event is looking likely for New Zealand over summer.

Summer weekend: 'Warmer than average' weather on its way

Everywhere, except Hawke's Bay, will enjoy higher temperatures.

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Large scrub fire in Hawke's Bay

Fifteen crews are at the scene.

Watch: Age Concern CEO says loneliness can be deadly.

Police's plea after elderly people's bodies go unnoticed for weeks

"It is both sad and concerning."

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Man with huge face tattoo on run in Hawke's Bay

Hauraki Hira is considered dangerous and shouldn't be approached.

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Body found in Hawke's Bay

Police believe it is missing Napier man Alex Latimer.

Police have appealed to the public for information.

Charges laid in search for missing Napier man

Police have appealed to the public for information.

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Booze banned at Hawke's Bay school fundraiser

They've sold it each year for a decade - but now the DHB has stepped in.

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Watch: Towering waves thrash Hawke's Bay coast

The region was hit by severe gales and heavy rain last week.


Missing surfer found 7.4km off Hawke's Bay coast

The man's friends sounded the alarm at 10:20am.

NIWA reveals what spring has in store for New Zealand.

Flooding, severe gales promised for North Island

There's a storm on the way - and Hawke's Bay will get the worst of it.

A photo taken of Aroha* at her 21st birthday party before the celebration was ruined by violence.

Marae stabbing victim opens up about nightmare 21st

What should have been a night of celebration was torn apart by violence.

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Hawke's Bay homicide probe after death

A man died from his injuries this morning.

Emergency services were called to Moteo Marae Rd, near Puketapu, just after 10pm on Saturday night.

Woman in serious condition after stabbing at Hawke's Bay marae

Gunshots were also fired, but no one was injured as a result of them, police say.

Hawkes Bay's Mission Estate Concert confirmed.

Hawkes Bay's Mission Estate Concert confirmed for Waitangi Day

The highly anticipated event is back after cancelling this year's concert.

Dixon scored two tries for Hawke's Bay in their win over Southland.

Dixon double downs Southland

Hawke's Bay have kicked off their provincial rugby season with a comfortable win.

Hundreds of Kiwi babies have been born recently affected by drugs, alcohol, or prescription medicine.

More drug advice needed from police - expert

The death of a man in Hawke's Bay this week is believed to be linked to psychoactive substances.