NZ@Noon: Rogue dogs and a dim-sighted cyclist

A 16-year-old was injured when he came off his bike. Photo Cherie Taylor
A 16-year-old was injured when he came off his bike. Photo Cherie Taylor

Stories happening around the regions include: A Masterton teen falls off his bike after crashing into a traffic island. Rogue dogs in Poraiti kill sheep, while dogs in Kaipara have a taste for pet chickens.

A teenage Masterton cyclist fell off his bike after crashing into a traffic island.

Dogs have been attacking sheep in Poraiti, with some so badly mauled they had had to be put down.

Meanwhile in Kaipara a man is upset a dog has killed ten of his chickens he had raised since they were day-old chicks.

A shark has been seen swimming in knee-deep water at Papamoa Beach.

Wartime memories and the objects behind them will be part of a new Rotorua Museum exhibition to mark the start of World War I.

And 'hoons on quad bikes' are a tragedy waiting to happen, according to concerned Castlecliff residents.

Finally, a Whangarei couple are celebrating after they became $200,000 richer from spinning the Lotto Winning Wheel.

- nzherald.co.nz

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