It's to improve the numbers of vaccines being delivered.
There will be a "visible police presence" in the area for the next few hours.
A deluge of rain has led to a state of emergency being declared for the Buller District.
The man suffered an anoxic brain injury after inhaling the fumes of a hydrocarbon-based degreaser which has left him unable to work.
Detectives ask anyone who finds dark tights, red socks and cell phone to contact police.
Officers are appealing to the public for information after an attack in the town of Richmond overnight.
It's covering both lanes of the highway.
The arrests come after a five-week investigation.
But it won't be on the scale seen in Canterbury this week.
Detours are in place, and drivers are asked to avoid the area.
It's expected to take around five months to complete.
Hundreds of roles urgently need to be filled.
"I was going into the Ministry of Education saying 'my son's going to explode' - and then he exploded."
Police warn he should not be approached.
The Independent Police Conduct Authority says there was "very little" evidence of immediate risk.
They protect boaties along the largest coastal area in New Zealand.
Three people have taken home the First Division prize.
"I would feel personally responsible, so in my view, we had to act."
"This is the last thing that growers in Nelson and Central Otago needed to happen."
The Prime Minister spoke from Nelson.