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The news, explained. Join Sharon Brettkelly & Emile Donovan every weekday as they make sense of the big stories with the country’s best journalists and experts.

Made possible by RNZ & NZ On Air.

    Coming soon - a long, hot, and possibly deadly summer

    Coming soon - a long, hot, and possibly deadly summer

    We could be in for a hellish wildfire season. Are New Zealanders prepared? 

    • 23 min
    Giving up on Tauranga

    Giving up on Tauranga

    Disharmony, an attempted coup, nasty texts, childish comments - what on earth has been going on at the fractured Tauranga City Council? 

    • 23 min
    Managing diabetes without weapons

    Managing diabetes without weapons

    Diabetes is a massive health issue for New Zealand and disproportionately affects Māori and Pasifika. So why are we so far behind when it comes to using new drugs that improve treatment? 

    • 21 min
    Sneaky, shady, shifty - supermarkets are under scrutiny

    Sneaky, shady, shifty - supermarkets are under scrutiny

    New Zealand's supermarket duopoly is being investigated by the Commerce Commission - but are the big two, too big to bring down? 

    • 20 min
    Covid break gives us a chance for a tourism reset

    Covid break gives us a chance for a tourism reset

    The tourism industry has some big decisions to make, and it's had an enforced break to think about them. But with vaccines on the horizon we'd better hurry on policies that decide what type of visitors we want. 

    • 22 min
    The distance from dementia that's holding back help

    The distance from dementia that's holding back help

    Support for people with dementia is reaching few of them - yet four in five New Zealanders have some connection to the disease. Dementia sufferers need a champion. 

    • 21 min

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