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Sharks defeat Jets in season opener
Sharks defeat Jets in season opener

The Manawatu Jets have lost their first game of the 2015 Bartercard NBL season last night after coming up against the Southland…

Dunedin pilot stabbed in Te Anau bar

A Dunedin commercial pilot stabbed multiple times in a bathroom cubicle will make a full recovery, her mother says.

Woman stabbed at Fiordland bar

A young woman was stabbed at a Fiordland bar early this morning. Police said the 27-year-old woman was taken to Southland…

The Variety Bash diaries: Day six on the road

Day five of the Variety Trillian Bash, and the teams split into three to visit six area schools as the crews head north…

National

Elderly pedestrian killed in Auckland Elderly pedestrian killed in Auckland

A woman has been killed after being hit by a car in…

Bach-free Babyboomers fancy RV's Bach-free Babyboomers fancy RV's

Babyboomers are increasingly buying luxury RVs instead…

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Summer's long dry persists
Summer's long dry persists

Most of New Zealand remains drier than normal for this time of year, the National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research…

'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
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
Kayaker body found on beach

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

Southland

German woman missing in Southland
German woman missing in Southland

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

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

'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

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…

Homicide investigation launched into Whangarei death

Northland Police have launched a homicide investigation following a violent incident which left a young man dead north of…

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…

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