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'Missing' tourist spots self on Facebook
'Missing' tourist spots self on Facebook

A German tourist thought to be missing has come forward after spotting a photograph of herself on Facebook and contacting…

Still no sign of missing German tourist

Search teams have been deployed into Eastern Fiordland as the search continues for a missing German tourist.

Kayaker body found on beach

The body of a kayaker has been found on a beach near the mouth of the Waiau River, Tuatapere.

German woman missing in Southland

A search is under way for a missing German woman in the Manapouri Hope Arm area in Southland.

National

Man injured after getting stuck in rubbish truck Man injured after getting stuck in rubbish truck

A man is in a critical condition after getting stuck…

178km/h tourist a police driving instructor 178km/h tourist a police driving instructor

Updated A British holidaymaker who has been fined for ''grossly…

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Invercargill 'cat lady' finds homes for 22 cats
Invercargill 'cat lady' finds homes for 22 cats

Most of the 25 cats owned by Invercargill woman Averil Gardiner have been rehomed to meet a court's deadline.

21 days to get rid of 22 cats
21 days to get rid of 22 cats

'The time has come for reality to sink in,' said a judge as he ordered an Invercargill woman to dispose of 22 of cats.

Drowned boatie's motor too powerful
Drowned boatie's motor too powerful

A novice boatie died in a cold Southland lake after the boat's powerful outboard motor broke free, leaving a hole in the…

Invercargill 'cat lady' denies charges
Invercargill 'cat lady' denies charges

An Invercargill woman went to great lengths to hide her face yesterday during a court hearing over the 25 cats she keeps…

Southland

Homicide investigation launched into Whangarei death
Homicide investigation launched into Whangarei death

Northland Police have launched a homicide investigation following a violent incident which left a young…

Quakes rattle Southland, Masterton

Both the North and South Islands have had a shaky start to the day, with a moderate quake in Southland and two light ones…

Elderly man rescued from house fire dies in hospital

An elderly Southland man who suffered burns to most of his body in a house fire on Friday night has died in hospital, police…

Woman dies after Southland campervan crash

A woman who was critically injured in a collision between a car and a campervan in Southland on Boxing Day has died. The…

Man trapped between campervan and car
Man trapped between campervan and car

A man was trapped in a wreck for over an hour after a crash between a campervan and a car.

South Island fires keep emergency crews busy

Fire crews around the South Island were kept busy with three large and a number of small fires overnight.

Farm to pay $152k for man's death

A Southland farmer has been ordered to pay $152,000 in fines and reparations after a worker on his farm was crushed to death…

Skull fractured in 'senseless' attack

A 26-year-old man suffered a fractured skull in a "senseless" unprovoked attack in Invercargill over the weekend.

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