Stewart Sowman-Lund

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

Society
Aug 3, 2021
The VFF billboard on RNZ

Anti-vax group’s 'free speech' billboards pulled from RNZ building

Large digital ads targeting the government’s proposed hate speech legislation flanked the entrance to RNZ’s Auckland office.

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Politics
Aug 3, 2021

Live updates, August 3: Kayaker Lisa Carrington wins Olympic gold – twice

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Aug 2, 2021

Live updates, August 2: One-way travel bubbles to open for RSE workers from Pacific

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Jul 30, 2021
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Jul 29, 2021
Politics
Jul 28, 2021

Live updates, July 28: Job listing offers $20 per hour to refresh MIQ booking site

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Jul 27, 2021
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Jul 26, 2021
Politics
Jul 22, 2021

Live updates, July 22: Full travel bubble pause possible as cabinet meets

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Jul 21, 2021
Politics
Jul 20, 2021

Live updates, July 20: South Australia becomes latest state to enter lockdown

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Jul 19, 2021
Politics
Jul 16, 2021

Live updates, July 16: Nurses strike scrapped after progress on pay talks

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Jul 15, 2021
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Jul 14, 2021
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Jul 13, 2021
Politics
Jul 12, 2021

Live updates, July 12: Vaccine to be made mandatory for 1800 more border workers

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Jul 9, 2021
Politics
Jul 8, 2021

Live updates, July 8: Seymour overtakes Collins as preferred PM – poll

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Television
Jul 7, 2021

Taskmaster NZ champ Angella Dravid on the ‘chaotic’ new crop of contestants

After a hugely successful first season, Taskmaster NZ is back with a handful of new comics ready to put their dignity on the line.

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Politics
Jul 7, 2021

Live updates, July 7: 500,000 NZers fully vaccinated, ‘roll-out ramping up’

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Jul 6, 2021
Politics
Jun 30, 2021

Live updates, June 30: Vaccine supply to get ‘tight’; no new community cases

Top stories from New Zealand, updated throughout the day.

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Politics
Jun 29, 2021

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