Stewart Sowman-Lund

Stewart is Live Updates Editor for The Spinoff. Reach him on stewart@thespinoff.co.nz

Politics
May 13, 2021

Live updates, May 13: PM to lead trade trip to Australia; two people linked to Melbourne Covid case

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
May 12, 2021

Live updates, May 12: Māori Party co-leader kicked out of 'racist' debate after interrupting 

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
May 11, 2021

Live updates, May 11: Another zero Covid case day – but new case threatens trans-Tasman bubble

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
May 10, 2021

Live updates, May 10: 500 spaces in MIQ to open for workers, students, refugees

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
May 6, 2021
Politics
May 5, 2021
Media
May 5, 2021

How NZ’s new Covid-19 vaccine ad compares with the rest of the world

Theirs may have Elton and Barack, but ours has a cool kid calling Covid 'a bit of an egg'.

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Politics
May 4, 2021
Politics
May 3, 2021

Live updates, May 3: Cook Islands travel bubble to open on May 17

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Apr 30, 2021
Food
Apr 30, 2021

RIP Pods: New Zealand’s top 10 discontinued confectionery, ranked

What snacks will be left to take to the movies?!

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Politics
Apr 29, 2021
Politics
Apr 28, 2021
Politics
Apr 23, 2021
Politics
Apr 22, 2021
Politics
Apr 21, 2021
Politics
Apr 20, 2021
Politics
Apr 19, 2021
Travel
Apr 19, 2021

All your questions about the Australian travel bubble, answered

Everything you need to know about travelling across the ditch.

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Politics
Apr 16, 2021

Live updates, April 16: Fifth day with no new community Covid-19 cases

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Apr 15, 2021

Live updates, April 15: NZ’s vaccine programme to cost $1.5bn, Bloomfield reveals

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Apr 14, 2021
Politics
Apr 13, 2021
Politics
Apr 12, 2021

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