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2015/01/23 17:54
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The photographer of newly published photos of the Carterton balloon disaster that killed 11 people says their release won't prevent another disaster. Geoff Walker took the four photos released on...
2015/01/23 17:54
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2015/01/23 17:54
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Lakes District Health Board is offering counselling to the victims of a privacy breach after their use of an abortion service was mistakenly released. Lakes DHB chief executive Ron Dunham has...
2015/01/22 18:54
2015/01/22 18:54
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Focusing on the behaviour of foreign drivers in New Zealand is not an effective way to improve road safety, says an Auckland researcher. The Rental Vehicle Association is set to begin a trial in...
2015/01/22 00:54
2015/01/22 00:54
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Dangerous drivers from overseas will be blacklisted from rental car agencies in Queenstown as part of a trial to stop them driving in New Zealand. Rental Vehicle Association chairman Barry Kidd said...
2015/01/21 21:54
2015/01/21 21:54
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A pet pig thought to have been slaughtered and its head left on the side of a West Coast road was the victim of a case of mistaken identity. A Hokitika farmer found the head of his pet Kunekune pig,...
2015/01/21 02:54
2015/01/21 02:54
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A man has held up traffic in central Hamilton for more than two hours after taking up a troll's position under the road bridge. The 32-year-old climbed the girders of the Bridge St bridge about...
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2015/01/20 18:54
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Firefighters are battling a blaze at a Taranaki chicken farm - and it's unclear if any feathered occupants fell victim to the flames. The Fire Service were called to the Manatahi Road farm in...
2015/01/19 20:54
2015/01/19 20:54
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The Brazilian woman who spotted killer Phillip Smith in a Rio de Janeiro hostel has been shouted a free New Zealand holiday to say thanks for her good deed. The 28-year-old journalist, who doesn't...
2015/01/19 01:54
2015/01/19 01:54
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Firefighters are battling to bring a large grass fire under control in a remote area of Marlborough. State Highway 1 and the train line between Seddon and Blenheim have been closed after grass near...
2015/01/19 00:54
2015/01/19 00:54
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Police have admitted colliding with a motorcyclist who then fell off his bike during a high-speed chase in South Taranaki. The 43-year-old New Plymouth man was spotted speeding in Eltham on Friday...
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2015/01/18 04:55
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A fire in a rail tunnel in Wellington has been put out and three KiwiRail staff in the tunnel at the time are safe. The state-owned rail operator says the fire broke out in tunnel one on the North...
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2015/01/17 09:54
2015/01/17 09:54
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Police looked all over for Waikato sheep farmer Tommy Rupapere when he failed to return from his routine farm duties, only to find him dead under his quad bike on his neighbour's property. Mr...
2015/01/17 01:54
2015/01/17 01:54
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A house fire at Tolaga Bay, north of Gisborne, after which two bodies were found was not suspicious, police say. Two bodies were found in the debris of the Uawa Parade house, which was destroyed by...
2015/01/17 00:55
2015/01/17 00:55
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Vandals have caused $10,000 of damage in Fiordland's Homer Tunnel, which links Milford Sound and Te Anau on State Highway 94. A group of four men and one woman entered the road tunnel on foot just...
2015/01/16 05:54
2015/01/16 05:54
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Blues rugby star George Moala has been found guilty of assaulting a man in an Auckland bar attack. The 24-year-old has been found guilty of assaulting Clifford Matoka with intent to injure at...
2015/01/15 00:54
2015/01/15 00:54
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New Zealand First is urging the navy to fire a shot across the bows of three boats caught fishing illegally in the Southern Ocean. Party defence spokesman Ron Mark says unless strong measures are...
2015/01/15 00:54
2015/01/15 00:54
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Banks are nudging down fixed mortgage rates as the local property market gears up for a summer peak but economists warn it's also because the world economy looks bleak. BNZ is cutting its classic...
2015/01/13 20:55
2015/01/13 20:55
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A six-week-old law change imposing restorative justice requests on many court cases is creating frustrating delays and angst for victims. The changes came into force at the beginning of December. In...
2015/01/13 17:54
2015/01/13 17:54
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There shouldn't be any shoulder-tapping behind closed doors when the government goes to appoint the next GCSB boss, Labour leader Andrew Little says. It was announced on Tuesday that the spy agency's...
2015/01/13 02:17
2015/01/13 02:17
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AN AIRPORT parking company valet’s joy ride in a customer’s car has been caught by a secret dashboard camera — and it’s left the car owner furious. Neill Ellis left his car at Auckland’s Park n’Fly...
2015/01/23 17:54
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