Kaikoura Rocked by a Strong 4.6 Magnitude Earthquake

Our thoughts are with the long suffering residents of Kaikoura after the township was rocked by yet another strong earthquake. The New Zealand Herald wrote: Geonet reported on its website that the quake was centred at a depth of 17km and located 15km north-east of Kaikoura. Its intensity was described as “strong”. The quake struck…

Stuff’s Coverage of the Kaikoura Earthquake Wins Canon Media Award

News site Stuff.co.nz, and associated newspapers, have won an award for their coverage of the Kaikoura earthquake Stuff’s coverage of 2016’s biggest story – November’s 7.8-magnitude Kaikoura earthquake – has been praised at the Canon Media Awards, alongside Fairfax’s deep local and investigative reporting. Awarding the Best Coverage of a Major News Event category, judges…