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Passenger survived fatal crash into river
Passenger survived fatal crash into river

Investigators won't say why it took seven hours for the survivor of a fatal Southland crash to contact police.

130km/h winds batter airport

Flights have been delayed or cancelled in and out of Wellington airport today as strong winds batter the capital.

Man killed in goldmine accident named

Police have released the name of the man who died in a work accident at a goldmine in Southland last night.

Another free pub lease up for grabs

If you missed out on the free lease of Stanley's Hotel at Macraes, don't worry ... the owner of the Garston Hotel in Northern…

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Suspected homicide in Whangarei Suspected homicide in Whangarei

Breaking One man is dead and another is in custody following…

Inspiring head boy to speak out tomorrow Inspiring head boy to speak out tomorrow

The Christchurch student whose heart-wrenching speech…

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Police name man killed in Southland crash
Police name man killed in Southland crash

Police have released the name of a man killed in a crash in Southland over the weekend.

Police investigate possible homicide
Police investigate possible homicide

Police have launched a homicide investigation after a 28-year-old man died in hospital following an incident at an Invercargill…

Man dead in Southland crash
Man dead in Southland crash

A 24-year-old man has died in a car accident in Southland overnight.

A wee bit controversial
A wee bit controversial

Art excellence award goes to a photo was described by judges as ''unusually beautiful''.

Southland

GPS routes take drivers to notorious black spot
GPS routes take drivers to notorious black spot

Drivers relying on an electronic map to find their way across Southland are being sent down a secondary…

Gang kingpin gets $52K contract

Council takes leap of faith to give another chance to Black Power member who was jailed for assault and grievous bodily…

'We just want our son back'

The parents of the two overseas students who died when kayaking on Lake Tekapo are still waiting for their sons' bodies…

Powerful winds batter South Island

Firefighters have responded to about 50 jobs as winds of up to 170 km/h batter the lower South Island, with at least one…

Rural deliveries to be reduced
Rural deliveries to be reduced

New Zealand Post is pulling out of six-day rural delivery in parts of Otago and Southland.

Police hunting for runaway offender

Police are today still searching for a man who is on the run after cutting off his electronic monitoring bracelet.

Kiwi town at risk of losing claim to fame

NZ's self-declared "sausage capital" is in danger of losing its claim to fame after its renowned high street butcher shut…

Uber offers small taster to South Island

Taxi company Uber says it has no plans to launch its services in Otago and Southland just yet - but that hasn't stopped…

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