Alecia Rousseau is the chief reporter of the Manawatu Guardian
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Lonely death in a flat: 'We did the best we could'
Fire service called to access property where person had been dead 'a few days'.
Fatal army truck crash: Soldier was learning to drive Unimog
A man is dead after the fatal crash near Palmerston North