Uncooperative Northland Covid cases cost region an estimated $23 million

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Newstalk ZB,
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Thu, 14 Oct 2021, 8:38AM
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Uncooperative Northland Covid cases cost region an estimated $23 million

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Thu, 14 Oct 2021, 8:38AM

Northland is in level three lockdown for another five days thanks to an uncooperative Covid case.  

That means all up the pair will have cost the region $23 million in the form of lockdowns.  

That's especially hard to stomach considering Northland's economy was going gangbusters before it went to level 3.  

Infometrics principal economist, Brad Olsen joined Kate Hawkesby. 

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