Stories happening across the regions today include a dog who went missing from Wanganui is found 400km away and a man trying to impress some female tourists on Ninety Mile Beach ending up in hospital.
Duke the dog went missing from Wanganui has been found a week later in Auckland.
A man's attempt to impress three German tourists on Ninety Mile beach ended in an unexpected helicopter flight.
A man has been jailed for selling drugs to undercover officers just metres from the Rotorua police station.
A high speed chase ended in Wairarapa when the driver did a U-turn in front of police.
And finally, the owner of a memory card found at Mount Maunganui is yet to be located despite an image going viral online.