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Memorial ride to go ahead

A memorial ride for Connor Morris will go ahead this weekend as planned, despite a raid at the Head Hunter's property where the event is set to finish.

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Blessie family welcome review

Minister had said probation staff did all that was necessary to prevent Tony Robertson from re-offending but now he wants a review.

From teen mum to nurse

After leaving school pregnant at 16, a Northland mum never expected to go back. But she's overcame the odds to do what she's always dreamed of.




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Te Reo Maori

Wiki o te reo Māori taken to heart

Rnui kaumtua Hori (George) Winikerei Taua never thought he would see the day when Maori and English words took equal places in his local supermarket.



Inside NZ's $11m New York pad

It's our first look inside the apartment New Zealand bought in New York as a permanent residence for its ambassador to the UN.


Exchange rate still too high - Wheeler

The exchange rate is still too high given current economic conditions, especially commodity prices, Reserve Bank governor Graeme Wheeler says. In a speech to ExportNZ…


Kiwis profit from switching

One in five Auckland households switched power companies last year, helping them save an average of $136 in the process.

Life & Style






Bulldogs hopeful of luring back SBW

Almost seven years after walking out on the NRL club to make an initial code-switch to rugby, SBW will head back to the Bulldogs... but how long for?


Rugby: Chiefs re-sign Kerr-Barlow

The Chiefs have re-signed halfback and All Black Tawera Kerr-Barlow for the next two years. Chiefs coach Dave Rennie said the 24 year-old has displayed an amazing work…

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