Covid 19 coronavirus Delta outbreak: Cabinet meeting today decide on alert levels, Grant Robertson promises clear plan for Auckland

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Covid 19 Delta outbreak: Will Jacinda Ardern need to dampen vaccine demand, or has she locked in a deal?

The Government is finalising arrangements to provide additional supply of Pfizer vaccine doses,says Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern. Negotiations had been taking place over the past two weeks. “We needed to obtain additional supplies.” There are 21 new community cases today,

Covid 19 Delta outbreak: Case numbers expected to be just over 50; Cabinet decision on Auckland north hours away; Navy MIQ workers await test results

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Covid-19 coronavirus Delta outbreak: Schoolboy rugby game new exposure site, 10 Auckland schools with positive cases

Five secondary school rugby games played at South Auckland’s De La Salle College are now potential exposure sites for Covid-19. Everyone who watched or took part in sporting clashes that took place at the Mangere school on Saturday morning, August

Covid 19 coronavirus Delta outbreak: Cases still to peak, exposure sites to top 500, new quarantine facility stood up

KEY POINTS: Numbers in outbreak expected to peak today and Friday2nd quarantine facility to be set up in AucklandCovid-19 modeller predicts Auckland will stay in Level 4 for weeks New Zealand is bracing for the worst number of infections so