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 2022-01-14 01:31 

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Leak repair leaves some New Plymouth residents with brown water...

A shutdown to repair a leak saw some New Plymouth residents turn on their taps to find brown water on Friday morning....

 2022-01-14 01:30 

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Robot waiter helps ease staff shortages in busy Northland restaurant...

The BellaBot acts like a glorified runner, allowing wait staff to spend more time at tables....

 2022-01-14 01:27 

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Criticial injuries in South Canterbury crash...

A person in critical condition has been transported to Christchurch Hospital by helicopter after a motor vehicle crash near Geraldine....

 2022-01-14 01:27 

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Large dolphin pod gets cameras rolling and rules reminder...

A large pod of dolphins captured on drone footage in Tasman Bay has created a stir on and off the water....

 2022-01-14 01:26 

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Crash in Warkworth, north Auckland, leaves one person in critical condition...

A section of State Highway 1 is closed and diversions are to be put in place....

 2022-01-14 01:17 

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Violent Femmes cancel Auckland, Christchurch and Wellington February tour...

The Blister in the Sun hitmakers blamed issues around the ongoing pandemic for the cancellation of the tour which had already been postponed several times....

 2022-01-14 01:10 

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Pareora River health warning lifted...

The health warning for Pareora River has been lifted by South Canterbury Community and Public Health....

 2022-01-14 01:04 

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Niwa staff in new, purpose-built, $2.5 million Twizel field office...

A $2.5m build in Twizel has allowed Niwa to shift its Mackenzie District presence out of several 1960s re-purposed weatherboard homes in Takapo/Tekapo....

 2022-01-14 01:02 

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Cyclone Cody tracking east, may not make landfall - but weather could still turn nasty...

Tropical Cyclone Cody is tracking further east than previously forecast, but heavy rain and large swells are still possible in Gisborne and East Cape....

 2022-01-14 00:50 

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Woman gets intensive supervision for shoplifting...

A 19-year-old woman who stole a $1600 chain from a Timaru jeweller had a record of thieving and has been implored to break the cycle or face prison time....

 2022-01-14 00:48 

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Dirt bikes impounded, 130 arrests or charges in Auckland street racer crackdown...

Illegal street racers and dirt bike riders plaguing Auckland streets have been rounded up in a year-long police operation....

 2022-01-14 00:41 

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The top pet names for dogs and cats from 2021 are cute for humans too...

Some of the most popular names chosen for furry family members in 2021 were Luna, Charlie and Loki....

 2022-01-14 00:35 

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When life doesn't give you lemons: How to subsitute for supermarkets' out of stock ingredients...

No lemons? No pasta? No oil? No problem. How to keep calm and substitute on when the supermarket shelves are bare....

 2022-01-14 00:33 

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Rejigged Manawat squad to play Taranaki, with Hawke Cup challenge on the line...

Manawat is missing a few players to representative duty, so has brought in a couple of old hands....

 2022-01-14 00:31 

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New arrival in Timaru sent back to Dargaville for home detention sentence...

A Northland man who had moved to Timaru will serve a sentence of home detention back in Dargaville....

 2022-01-14 00:23 

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Regular shoplifter has normal business hours curfew imposed...

A 51-year-old woman who admitted charges of shoplifting in Timaru has been given a curfew that stops her leaving her address during business hours....

 2022-01-14 00:05 

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Covid-19: 43 new cases at the border, 18 new community cases...

The cases at the border are once again higher than those in the community....

 2022-01-14 00:01 

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Bird strike delays Air New Zealand flight from New Plymouth to Auckland...

An Air New Zealand plane experienced bird strike while landing at New Plymouth Airport on Friday, delaying its return trip....

 2022-01-14 00:00 

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Clearing the air on exhaust ratings...

Government's brand-new emissions testing protocol will be fuelled by the old methodology. How's that going to work?...

 2022-01-13 23:58 

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Mt Roskill homicide: Man charged with murder after shooting of Brian James...

An Auckland man, 33, will appear in court on Friday....

 2022-01-13 23:56 

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Stratford's Percy Thompson Gallery director retiring, off to chase her own arty dreams...

After nearly seven years running a small but nationally recognised gallery, Rhonda Bunyan is off to get her own work exhibited....

 2022-01-13 23:50 

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Cost increase for Invercargill's city block development, commercial bank loan shortfall...

The Invercargill City Council is proposing to stump up with a $22.75m short-term loan, as well as a further $7.5m investment, for the major city block development....

 2022-01-13 23:41 

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Black Caps' white ball tour to Australia under threat with no managed isolation booking...

NZ Cricket doesn't have managed isolation spots booked for the looming tour to Australia, raising questions about whether it could be postponed....

 2022-01-13 23:38 

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Covid-19: Ministry of Health to give update on Delta outbreak, border cases...

The update will include any new Delta community cases and hospitalisations, as well as any new Omicron cases in MIQ....

 2022-01-13 23:35 

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First wild-born whio ducklings spotted in Abel Tasman...

Two ducklings are believed to be the first wild-born whio in Abel Tasman since the threatened species' reintroduction in 2018....

 2022-01-13 23:31 

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Gloriavale teacher convicted of assaulting children hopes to teach again...

The Gloriavale community provided references for Vigilant Standtrue, commending his skills with special needs children....

 2022-01-13 23:22 

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Three people deny charges after 4-year-old suffers severe injuries...

Court documents state the child suffered fractures to the hips, ribs, sternum, and spine....

 2022-01-13 23:16 

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Covid-19: Riverton a town divided over vaccines...

People in Riverton are visibly edgy when you mention the "v" word: vaccinations. The town has the lowest vaccination rates in Southland and some residents think they know why....

 2022-01-13 23:08 

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Chris Wood set for intense six-month stretch with Newcastle United and All Whites...

OPINION: His new club needs his goals to stay in the Premier League, and his country needs his goals to make it to the World Cup....

 2022-01-13 23:01 

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Shower door noise enrages neighbour, leads to arson attempt...

Napier man so angry about 'slight noise' made by neighbour, he tried to set house alight....

 2022-01-13 23:00 

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We need knowledge to tackle unfairness in our tax system...

OPINION: "... officials are justified in asking detailed questions about people's wealth, to establish how it changes ..."...

 2022-01-13 23:00 

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Commander up for the challenge...

Base Woodbourne's new commander knows how great the base is, and he's keen to inspire others to work alongside him....

 2022-01-13 22:58 

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TranzAlpine scenic train trips back on track...

The scenic service is the only one to restart after a five-month Covid break....

 2022-01-13 22:55 

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Quiz: Take the three strikes trivia test for January 14, 2022...

You get three chances to correctly rank the answers in today's question for January 14, 2022....

 2022-01-13 22:51 

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Farmer fortunate to not hurt himself, passenger after drunkenly pulling out in front of milk tanker...

Man was nearly three times the drink-drive limit when he failed to give away to a milk tanker on a state highway....

 2022-01-13 22:38 

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Two women thought they were saving ducks. Instead they helped duck-killers...

Iwi justice panel for two women who vandalised pkeko trap leaves victim unimpressed....

 2022-01-13 22:32 

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Cost increase for Invercargill's city block development, commercial banks say no...

The Invercargill City Council is proposing to stump up with a $22.75m short-term loan, as well as a further $7.5m investment, to get the major city block development sorted....

 2022-01-13 22:31 

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Prince Andrew stripped of NZ military title amid assault case...

The Duke of York has had his ties severed with the New Zealand Army, after having been stripped of his British military affiliations....

 2022-01-13 22:24 

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Dementia services for Asian Kiwi lacking, huge increase in cases expected...

Asian Kiwis are expected to see the largest percentage increase in dementia cases, but experts worry culturally appropriate support is lacking....

 2022-01-13 22:21 

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Horror in Huntly - open home on January 16 at 5 Gavin Place...

This "confronting"; 3-bedroom state house is a perfect example of how fire can rip through and engulf your family home within 15 minutes....

 2022-01-13 22:05 

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Prince Andrew stripped of honourary NZ military title...

Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, has had his ties severed with the New Zealand Army, after having been stripped of his British military affiliations...

 2022-01-13 21:58 

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House saved from garage blaze two metres away...

Firefighters protected a Wakefield house just two metres away from a garage that was burned to the ground....

 2022-01-13 21:52 

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Southland-based pigs move closer to saving human lives...

Medical advances in the US suggest disease-free pigs housed near Invercargill may be inching closer to providing kidneys which can be transplanted into humans....

 2022-01-13 21:51 

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Links straining in grocery delivery chain cause gaps on supermarket shelves...

Here pet food, canned milk, oil and canned tomato and pineapple stocks are patchy....

 2022-01-13 21:50 

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Swimmer rescued off Hawke's Bay coast after getting caught in a rip...

The swimmer got into trouble while swimming off Waiptiki Beach, north of Napier, on Friday morning....

 2022-01-13 21:47 

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Do you really need an air fryer? Welcome to The Church of Fryerntology...

Not every kitchen appliance can unleash such passions, but the air fryer is not just any kitchen appliance....

 2022-01-13 21:43 

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Dramatic drop in mortgage demand 'threatens house prices'...

Equifax says fall in demand for home loans is a leading indicator for housing market....

 2022-01-13 21:39 

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Citroen debuts facelifted C5 Aircross, confirms PHEV for NZ...

Citroen New Zealand has confirmed the facelifted C5 Aircross SUV will be here later this year, with a plug-in hybrid version in tow....

 2022-01-13 21:32 

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Citroen debuts facelifted C5 Aircross and confirms PHEV for NZ...

Citroen New Zealand has confirmed the facelifted C5 Aircross SUV will be here later this year, with a plug-in hybrid version in tow....

 2022-01-13 21:23 

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Watch: World's largest plane cuts path through fog...

The arrival of the Antonov Airlines An-225 at any airport normally brings out the aviation enthusiasts but a recent landing made even more of an impact than usual....

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