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New NZ Civil Defence report recommends a special 'fly-in' team and a new national bunker
A new national emergency bunker and a special "fly-in" team ready for immediate deployment are among the recommendations of a new report that shines a light on the holes in New Zealand's civil defence system.And Civil Defence Minister...
01/18/2018 05:12 AM
Hope fades for mud survivors
Rescue crews have expanded their search for five missing people as the death toll rose to 18 from Southern California mudslides that damaged hundreds of buildings and highways.About 1250 emergency workers raced against the clock...
01/13/2018 05:00 PM
After the storm, a baby is born as dad takes gamble on heavily damaged Coast Road
While others on the Coromandel were in the midst of storm recovery, one couple was braving a bumpy ride to hospital for the birth of their baby.Baby Isla Grace Elizabeth was born almost as soon as Te Mata parents Mike and Jovana...
01/12/2018 07:40 AM