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Tributes flow for Maori tourism leader
New Zealand

Tributes flow for Maori tourism leader

Doug Tamaki's influence spread all over the New Zealand tourism industry where he was thought of as an innovator in the industry. Mr Tamaki died on Saturday and tributes to his life and work have been coming in ever since.

Nia Glassie's mum to be released
New Zealand

Nia Glassie's mum to be released

The mother of Nia Glassie, who was jailed for the manslaughter of the toddler in Rotorua in August 2007, will be released on parole next month.

Still no sign of missing patu
New Zealand

Still no sign of missing patu

mattmartinserious.epsWhat_do_you_think_circle_3cp.epsSTILL MISSING: The patu paraoa (club) missing from the Rotorua Lakes Council

Body found in Lake Rotoiti
New Zealand

Body found in Lake Rotoiti

Police divers have found and recovered a body from Lake Rotoiti, believed to be the person who went missing on the lake on Sunday.

Coastguard equipment stolen
New Zealand

Coastguard equipment stolen

DISAPPOINTED: Coastguard Rotorua president Barry Grouby had all of his emergency equipment stolen from his truck. PHOTO/FILE A_020117bf3.JPGBy