In today's email we look at how the cutting of a fuel pipe has focused attention on some tricky issues for the Government right before the election.
Famous for its wineries and orchards, Hawke’s Bay has a regional economy that is cyclical and heavily reliant on immigration. Shane Cowlishaw explores what effect a potential change of Government could have - and what’s being done to get local young workers into jobs.
Hawke’s Bay has a tasty reputation for stunning syrahs and delicious fruit, But, perhaps more than any other region, the use of water has been fiercely debated, leaving residents on both sides bitter. Shane Cowlishaw reports as a new row erupts just days before the election.