Taupo Mayor says "it's so unusual two would die together".
Alana Wingrove hid with her 9yo son as her partner was gunned down below her window.
A 24hr manned closure of the iwi's borders hopes to protect its vulnerable from Covid-19.
Nick Minogue was surfing at Pauanui Beach when a great white "latched onto" him.
Pauanui beach on the Coromandel was closed following the shark attack.
Dead woman's partner was a homicide suspect killed in a wild street shootout with police.
A woman is found dead in suburban Tauranga - the fourth connected death in a horror week.
The 5.5 million sq/km expanse of smoke drifting off Australia has made its way to NZ.
Shane Martin was a top-ranking Australian Rebels bikie, deported to NZ in 2016.
Aucklander Andrew McLaren was shot twice in the 2013 Nairobi shopping mall mass shooting.
Harry and Meghan's NZ tour is marked by meetings with a diverse set of ordinary Kiwis.