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Covid-19: Iwi collective urges whānau to prepare to be frontline carers
24 November 2021
The 15th of December is D-Day for the Ranga Tupua iwi collective as it scrambles to protect vulnerable communities in the central plateau, Rangitīkei, South Taranaki and Whanganui against Covid-19.
Iwi collective mobilises Covid-19 teams to reach vulnerable communities
23 November 2021
The Ranga Tupua iwi collective will use millions of dollars of government funding to send mobile units into isolated, rural and vulnerable communities to help them prepare for Covid-19.
Up to 33 unvaccinated Whanganui DHB workers could lose jobs
16 November 2021
Up to 33 health workers employed by Whanganui District Health Board will be stood down on pay and may lose their jobs because they have not been vaccinated against Covid-19.