NZ@Noon: Keep an eye out for Nebs

Nebs, the juvenile green turtle that has gone off the grid since the storm. Photo/Supplied
Nebs, the juvenile green turtle that has gone off the grid since the storm. Photo/Supplied

Some stories making headlines across our regions today are: Northlanders are keeping an eye out for Nebs the turtle, an anxious bichon poodle and an elderly fox terrier have gone missing in Carterton and a mural has been painted in memory of 4-year-old Uetaha Ransfield-Wanoa on a shop wall in Hastings.

Northlanders are being urged to keep an eye on the coastline for a juvenile green turtle called Nebs.

Sophie and Minnie - Jean McGhie's dogs that went missing on Friday.
Sophie and Minnie - Jean McGhie's dogs that went missing on Friday.

A bichon poodle cross that suffers from separation anxiety and a 14-year-old fox terrier that requires medication have gone missing from Carterton woman Jean McGhie's home.

The life of 4-year-old mowing tragedy victim Uetaha Ransfield-Wanoa is being remembered in a mural on a shop wall just a few hundred metres from the scene of the tragedy on a suburban Hastings sportsfield.

And, tucked away in the Katikati hillside, Bhakti Das' school timetable is not what you'd expect for most 8-year-old boys.

Also, Rotorua's top rugby club say they're shocked and disappointed they won't host this weekend's Baywide grand final, despite qualifying higher than their opponents.

Finally, a Wanganui man is upset at hooligans tearing up the training ground at Wembley Park in Wanganui East.

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