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THERE’S improvement in water supply with 60 percent of the city’s population receiving water.

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THOUSANDS of Honiara residents have been walking to work and do their daily business as work on the Mataniko Bridge in Central Hospital continues.

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THE Member of Parliament for South Guadalcanal, David Day Pacha has described as not normal his constituency following the torrential rains and floods that hit parts of Guadalcanal and Honiara last week.

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AS of 7th April, Solomons Islands Red Cross, as part of the multi-agency coordinating committee (Red Cross, Oxfam, World Vision, Save the Children and others), delivered the folowing to 21 welfare centres:

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THE flood death toll currently stands at 21, with two missing, according to Solomon Islands Red Cross in a statement issued on Thursday.

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WHEN a wall of water came roaring down Honiara’s Mataniko River towards her riverside home Anna Maena only had enough time to grab her two children and run.

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POLICE are calling on the public to respect each other during this recovery period following the devastation of last week’s flash floods.

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POLICE have warned people in and around the Gold Ridge area to refrain from going near the mine site.

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SOLOMON Breweries Limited (Solbrew) has backed relief efforts by delivering clean filtered over the past six days to communities as far as NZ Camp settlement and to all the Disaster Relief Centres in East Honiara.  

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HEAVY duty or loaded vehicles may still be turned away from crossing the Mataniko bridge as Police continue to closely monitor vehicles crossing.

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SOLOMON Water says it regrets to announce the temporary closure of the Rove Gravity Source due to dead prawns and fish as a precaution to protect public safety.

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SOLOMON Islanders are urged to cooperate during the current recovery process.