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 2021-11-26 07:58 

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Sport NZ resists vaccine mandates for community sport under traffic light system but strict restrictions apply...

No vaccine mandate for community sport but unvaccinated and gatherings and events that don't require vaccine passes face stiff challenges....

 2021-11-26 07:56 

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Some homes without power in Wairarapa could spend a whole night in the dark...

Residents feel every time there's a decent gust of wind, Featherston's electricity goes down and crews can't work in the dark....

 2021-11-26 07:30 

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Countdown mistakenly sells recalled sugar, prompting a re-recall...

Chelsea and Countdown branded raw and brown sugar, bought on either November 25 or 26 from certain supermarkets, should not be eaten....

 2021-11-26 07:26 

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Wellington's Cuba St back from the brink, according to those who work there...

The capital's most recognisable street has turned over a new leaf after growing crime concerns, thanks to an increased police presence....

 2021-11-26 07:08 

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Fish & Game fears council 'turned a blind eye' to worrying levels on protected river...

A leaked report has found a power company and an irrigator breached the Rakaia River's protection order - and ECan was not watching closely enough to act....

 2021-11-26 06:59 

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Wellington mayor says sorry for second-guessing council boss in Shelly Bay dispute...

Andy Foster apologised in a closed-door meeting for signing a notice of motion that upset some staff and inflamed tensions with development protestors....

 2021-11-26 06:57 

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Tim Southee stars as Black Caps dismiss India for 345 in first test in Kanpur...

The veteran New Zealand quick bowler stood out among the Kanpur smog with a five-wicket bag on day two....

 2021-11-26 06:46 

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'I thought this was the end': Woman dodges death from fleeing driver...

Police arrested a man who crashed after allegedly stealing two cars and dodging officers for 130km through Canterbury....

 2021-11-26 06:05 

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Covid-19: Managed isolation facility 'failing international human rights standards'...

Grand Mecure Wellington is not fit for purpose and should close due to lack of access to fresh air and exercise for returnees, the Chief Ombudsman says....

 2021-11-26 05:59 

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Ceremonial opening for Te Pae convention centre before Christmas...

Finishing touches are at last being made to the $475 million project, which has been delayed by Covid-19....

 2021-11-26 05:51 

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Suspicious hedge fire at Canterbury showgrounds extinguished...

Five fire crews doused a 100-metre hedge fire at the A&P showgrounds in Oxford....

 2021-11-26 05:46 

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Can Christchurch build up instead of out without spoiling the Garden City?...

A new law will encourage us to build up, not out. Will it spoil the quality life for city residents?...

 2021-11-26 05:43 

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Three cars crash north of Dannevirke...

Three cars were involved in a crash just north of the Tararua town....

 2021-11-26 05:35 

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Jemima Gazley's cancer journey legacy: 'If I can't be cured, I'll be the cure'...

The night before she died, Jemima Gazley joked she would soon meet the "final boss''. When it happened, peacefully, she was holding her parents' hands....

 2021-11-26 05:30 

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The message from hairdressers is, you cut that out!...

OPINION/SATIRE: "We have a Code Auburn that's an unmasked anti-vax activist demanding some form of hair treatment."...

 2021-11-26 05:29 

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Person injured after two motorbikes involved in collision with van...

Emergency services were called after the crash happened on the Christchurch Akaroa Rd near Akaroa on Friday....

 2021-11-26 05:13 

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More 2000 homes in Wairarapa town without power again...

Residents feel every time there's a decent gust of wind, Featherston's electricity goes down....

 2021-11-26 05:13 

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Breast cancer drug advocate Wiki Mulholland dies...

Wiki Mulholland had been a crusader for better funding for cancer drugs since she was diagnosed with cancer in 2018....

 2021-11-26 05:02 

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Former disabled residents of Laura Fergusson Trust take the centre to court...

A group says the Laura Fergusson Trust deviated from its sole purpose of providing rehabilitation and accommodation for disabled people when it was sold....

 2021-11-26 05:01 

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Super Smash: Amelia Kerr stars as Blaze beat Magicians in grand final rematch...

White Ferns all-rounder Amelia Kerr scored 71 and took four wickets as Wellington cruised to a win over Canterbury in the T20 Super Smash opener....

 2021-11-26 05:00 

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Covid-19: Self-isolating apartment dwellers told to open windows, not share lifts...

Government's advice for Covid-positive people in apartments also includes placing a towel at the foot of the door so air doesn't escape into the hall....

 2021-11-26 04:57 

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'Firearm' scare sees New Plymouth schools put into lockdown...

Multiple New Plymouth schools were put into lockdown around pick-up time on Friday after someone phoned police thinking they'd heard a firearm....

 2021-11-26 04:56 

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Cremation rates on the rise in Southland...

More people are choosing to cremate their loved ones rather than bury them in recent times....

 2021-11-26 04:35 

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Covid-19: Police 'distracted' at Auckland border, leading to crime spike ACT leader...

Hundreds of police have been sent to patrol the regional border, and an inspector says it's been "extremely challenging"....

 2021-11-26 04:35 

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Interim injunction order to prevent Invercargill business being sold...

A man has successfully been granted an injunction order to stop the business he leases in Invercargill potentially being sold out from underneath him....

 2021-11-26 04:24 

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National featherweight title for Palmerston North Muay Thai fighter...

Palmerston North Muay Thai fighter Hendrick Mutale shouldn't struggle to get fights any more....

 2021-11-26 04:16 

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Unvaccinated Air New Zealand passengers must pay for Covid-19 tests, Ministry of Health says...

However, unvaccinated Aucklanders leaving the city will be able to get tested for free....

 2021-11-26 04:15 

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Covid-19 outbreak situation report: What happened Friday, November 26...

There are 173 new community Covid-19 cases, while a new variant discovered in South Africa is desribed as a "real wake-up call for all of us"....

 2021-11-26 04:07 

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Government releases self-isolation advice for apartment living...

Social distancing - or not sharing - lifts, opening windows and placing a towel at the foot of the door are among the advice for how to best self-isolate if you live in an apartment....

 2021-11-26 04:06 

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Kiwi country artist Kaylee Bell releases lockdown album...

A song with a nod to her hometown of Waimate is one of Kaylee Bell's favourite singles on her latest album....

 2021-11-26 03:59 

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Unprovoked attack leaves Wellington bar owners with permanent injuries...

After a minor argument at a pub, Hugh Soper repeatedly punched the 72-year-old owner and stomped on his head, before being dragged away....

 2021-11-26 03:51 

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Bid to force Team NZ to defend America's Cup in Auckland teetering...

RNZYS confirm "a number of members" have backed away from controversial requisition after revelations of Mark Dunphy's legal challenges to Grant Dalton and Team NZ....

 2021-11-26 03:50 

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Man pulled on handbrake causing partner to crash into lamp post...

A man who pulled on the handbrake while he was a passenger in his partner's car, causing the vehicle to crash into a lamp post, has been sentenced to community detention....

 2021-11-26 03:50 

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Covid-19: Vaccines, and a dip, on offer at Hells Gate on Sunday...

Mud pools, afternoon tea and a Covid vaccination are on offer this Sunday at Hells Gate...

 2021-11-26 03:45 

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Live: Black Caps vs India, day two of the first cricket test at Kanpur...

Standout Kyle Jamieson and an injured Tim Southee take the new ball in search of a vital breakthrough after the home batsmen got away....

 2021-11-26 03:43 

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Street cordon lifted after Hamilton armed siege ends...

Police had cordoned off a road in Nawton, Hamilton, and surrounded a house after a man presented a firearm....

 2021-11-26 03:40 

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National Party leadership: 'Next 24 hours are critical' as Simon Bridges puts hat in ring, Chris Luxon stays quiet...

A National MP says momentum will be key in the leadership contest....

 2021-11-26 03:38 

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High-rise living in the heart of Hamilton...

A new six-storey development at the north end of Victoria St will feature nine New York styled loft apartments....

 2021-11-26 03:38 

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Marvel universe shares its superheroes to boost te reo Mori and engage young readers...

Mori language speakers and learners can now read all about the epic battles between Marvel's Avengers and X-Men in the reo Mori translated comic Te Pakanga a Ngti Rnaki me te Ranga-Tipua....

 2021-11-26 03:36 

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South Auckland GPs facing 'burnout' due to increased workloads monitoring Covid patients...

South Auckland GPs say burnout is a growing problem as doctors struggle to cope with increased workloads monitoring Covid-19 positive patients self-isolating at home....

 2021-11-26 03:33 

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Rape survivors sometimes denied long-term ACC treatment if they have other trauma...

To access longer-term support through the sensitive claims process, survivors have to prove their mental injury is from the abuse....

 2021-11-26 03:32 

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Man who shot sergeant also dragged officer 15m down road at police checkpoint...

As an officer attempted to wrestle the car keys from a driver during a routine traffic stop, the passenger hopped out and pointed a shotgun at him....

 2021-11-26 03:27 

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Man pulled on handbrake causing crash partner to crash into lamp post...

A man who pulled on the handbrake while he was a passenger in his partner's car, causing the vehicle to crash into a lamp post, has been sentenced to community detention....

 2021-11-26 03:24 

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University of Canterbury cancels graduations 23 days before ceremonies were to take place...

A parent says a "once in a lifetime" moment has been lost after Canterbury University cancelled its graduations due to Covid-19....

 2021-11-26 03:22 

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Smeg who? Summer of KitchenAid shaping up to be New World's best ever promotion...

Smeg is out, KitchenAid is in....

 2021-11-26 03:18 

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Judith Collins is gone. What next for National?...

OPINION: By leaving, Judith Collins may have done more to help National win in 2023 than she could have ever achieved by staying....

 2021-11-26 03:11 

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Fire crews battle hedge fire at Canterbury showgrounds...

Five fire crews are working to extinguish the 40-metre hedge fire at the Oxford A&P showgrounds....

 2021-11-26 03:09 

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Old bells to be heard again from Invercargill church tower...

The First Presbyterian Church has its old set of bells restored and ready for use in Invercargill on Sunday....

 2021-11-26 03:06 

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CD paceman Ray Toole back for Manawat again...

Left-arm paceman Ray Toole will again spearhead Manawat's bowling attack this weekend....

 2021-11-26 03:02 

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Covid-19 vaccine passes frustrate and challenge South Canterbury residents...

People in South Canterbury are lining up to get help to download vaccine passes....

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