Frustrated workers at Marsden Point feel abandoned by the government ahead of a vote over whether to cut hundreds of jobs.
Shareholders will decide on Friday whether to stop processing oil at the country's only refinery and move to an import only set-up.
Today workers had a union meeting to discuss next steps.
Aanei te kai ripoata a Nita Blake-Persen.
Locals in a small, rural district in Hawke's Bay are worried a proposed large housing development will destroy their beloved landscape forever.
A couple wants to build more than 300 homes near the tiny towns of Tikokino and Onga Onga in Central Hawke's Bay.
But not everyone's happy.
Some families impacted by this latest Delta outbreak have been given the all clear to leave quarantine.
They are being supported by Pasifika groups with temporary housing bridging a gap before they head home because others in their households are self-isolating.
Four families came out of...
A pensioner stranded in Queensland with serious health issues is struggling to pay for her medication and is desparate to get home to Hokianga before her superannuation is cut off.