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 2022-09-27 18:43 

Otago Daily Times

CNZ funding decision may sink fringe festival...

Gareth McMillan Recent funding decisions made by Creative New Zealand could result in next year's Dunedin fringe festival being cancelled and regional Otago communities being left without touring performances....

 2022-09-27 18:42 

Stuff.co.nz

Super Rugby Aupiki to feature women head coaches in 2023...

Women head coaches and an expanded competition confirmed for second instalment of Super Rugby Aupiki....

 2022-09-27 18:40 

Stuff.co.nz

Joseph Parker's UK promoter talks up prospects, calls for attitude change in boxing...

"You can lose and still be a star and that's where this sport needs to get to," Ben Shalom says, adamant big fights still await Parker....

 2022-09-27 18:37 

Otago Daily Times

Bollards installed at Meridian entrances...

Bollards outside the Meridian Mall yesterday. PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH Bollards have been installed at the Meridian Mall amid a spate of ram-raids across New Zealand....

 2022-09-27 18:36 

New Zealand Herald

Hurricane Ian smashes into Cuba, Florida evacuating...

Hurricane Ian tore into western Cuba as a major hurricane, with nothing to stop it from intensifying into a catastrophic Category 4 storm before it crashes ashore in Florida, where officials ordered 2.5 ......

 2022-09-27 18:34 

Stuff.co.nz

Serious crash on SH1 north of Wellington...

A person is seriously injured after a crash involving a truck and a car on SH1, in Te Horo, on Wednesday morning....

 2022-09-27 18:33 

Radio New Zealand

Bledisloe ref standing by time-wasting call that cost Wallabies...

French rugby referee Mathieu Raynal is standing by the controversial time-wasting call he made in the dying stages of the first Bledisloe Cup test earlier this month....

 2022-09-27 18:33 

Otago Daily Times

Repeat offender jailed on 14 charges...

Alexander McLean A Hindon man was "obsessed with hunting" and appeared to enjoy breaking the law, a judge says....

 2022-09-27 18:31 

Stuff.co.nz

Shoppers get first taste of Costco in New Zealand...

New Zealand's first Costco store has opened, an hour earlier than expected, in Westgate in Auckland....

 2022-09-27 18:30 

Stuff.co.nz

BMW prices the M3 Touring in Australia...

The first official BMW M3 wagon is expected to slot directly between the two Audi competitors when it lands in New Zealand early next year....

 2022-09-27 18:30 

Otago Daily Times

Man with 11,000-plus child-sex-abuse files jailed...

Pearce Buckley A Dunedin man caught with more than 11,000 child-sex-abuse files — some featuring babies being violated — has been jailed for more than three years....

 2022-09-27 18:30 

Radio New Zealand

More people living in emergency housing for longer, some for up to two years...

Emergency housing is supposed to be short-term for those most in need, but some residents have now lived in motels for two years or longer - with no immediate end in sight....

 2022-09-27 18:29 

Stuff.co.nz

Joseph Parker's UK promoter talks up Kiwi's prospects, calls for attitude change in boxing...

"You can lose and still be a star and that's where this sport needs to get to," Ben Shalom says, adamant big fights still await Parker....

 2022-09-27 18:28 

Otago Daily Times

Drink-driving comments 'off the cuff'...

Judge David Robinson, while sentencing a repeat drink-driver, suggested the blood-alcohol limit should be reduced. PHOTO: LINDA ROBERTSON A Dunedin judge's comments about lowering the drink-drive limit were "off the cuff" and not criticising l...

 2022-09-27 18:28 

Newshub

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Father has 'sympathy' for driver who hit, critically injured son but urges him to come forward to police...

Ryan Phillips was walking home from a work party when he was run over by a vehicle....

 2022-09-27 18:28 

Newshub

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Alec Baldwin's lawyer insists Santa Fe District Attorney hasn't decided charges over Rust shooting...
 2022-09-27 18:24 

1News

'Superfans' camp out overnight for Costco opening in Auckland...

The large US retailer is set to open its doors in Westgate this morning....

 2022-09-27 18:24 

Otago Daily Times

More seasonal workers welcomed in Central...

File photo: ODT An increase in the number of seasonal migrant workers allowed into the country has been welcomed by Central Otago growers, who say the workers are the backbone of their operations....

 2022-09-27 18:24 

Newshub

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Birthing injuries now included in ACC cover after Bill passes...
 2022-09-27 18:21 

Stuff.co.nz

Coverage of Cara Delevingne shows what we didn't learn from Britney Spears: The week that was in pop culture...

OPINION: Call it what it is a person in need of privacy, being stalked by paparazzi, intent on broadcasting her most personal moments....

 2022-09-27 18:20 

Otago Daily Times

Chip shops battered by price rises...

John McGlashan College pupil Luke Wright (13) enjoys a hot chip in Maori Hill, Dunedin, yesterday. PHOTO: LINDA ROBERTSON A classic Kiwi meal could become a threatened species if breakneck price increases continue, fish and chip shop operators are warning...

 2022-09-27 18:17 

Otago Daily Times

Investing in rail backed...

A train is ready to depart from Dunedin Railway Station yesterday. PHOTO: PETER MCINTOSH Increased investment in the southern rail network is needed and overdue, the Government will be told....

 2022-09-27 18:17 

Radio New Zealand

Kaua and Grant to become first female Super Rugby head coaches...

The Chiefs and Hurricanes will have the first female Super Rugby head coaches....

 2022-09-27 18:13 

Otago Daily Times

Architect looks to the future...

Te Whatu Ora Health New Zealand Southern programme director Bridget Dickson and new Dunedin hospital principal architect Darryl Haines inspect the site of the future outpatient building. PHOTO: GERARD O'BRIEN When he looks across Cumberland St, someti...

 2022-09-27 18:13 

Radio New Zealand

Optus data leak: Online account claiming to be behind breach apologises, drops ransom threat...

The account apologised to 10,200 Australians whose records it claimed to have leaked just hours earlier....

 2022-09-27 18:09 

1News

Pharmac announce consultation on potentially life-saving drug...

Spinraza is for the treatment of the rare genetic disorder spinal muscular atrophy in young people....

 2022-09-27 18:07 

New Zealand Herald

Russian pipeline leaks declared 'sabotage'...

A series of unusual leaks on two natural gas pipelines running from Russia under the Baltic Sea to Germany have triggered concerns about sabotage.The leaks have overshadowed the inauguration of a long-awaited ......

 2022-09-27 18:00 

Stuff.co.nz

Urban dog numbers overtake rural registrations in Tasman district...

For the first time, registered urban dogs outnumber their rural counterparts in Tasman district....

 2022-09-27 18:00 

Newshub

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Omaha Beach House named Bach of the Year 2022 by Bookabach...

The owners are an architect and a gardener who designed it themselves....

 2022-09-27 17:58 

1News

Hurricane Ian strikes Cuba, Florida braces for damage...

Damaging winds and flooding are expected across the entire state as Ian moves north....

 2022-09-27 17:57 

Newshub

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Boxing: More big fights loom for Joseph Parker despite loss to Joe Joyce, insists new promoter...

The Kiwi heavyweight suffered his first knockout defeat on Sunday....

 2022-09-27 17:45 

Newshub

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Housing intensification is bringing overcrowding, gangs and transport issues - Salvation Army report...
 2022-09-27 17:31 

Radio New Zealand

Birthing injuries now included in ACC cover after bill passes...

More women and birthing parents will now receive cover from ACC if they suffer an injury during childbirth....

 2022-09-27 17:30 

1News

Leaks on Russian gas pipelines raise concerns about sabotage...

No official presented evidence of what caused the Nord Stream problems, but some feared Moscow sabotaged its own infrastructure....

 2022-09-27 17:22 

Newshub

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Patrick Gower on Cyber Crime: 10 more women come forward as victims of Nigerian romance scammer...
 2022-09-27 17:07 

Radio New Zealand

Froome left with 'shredded elbow' after getting 'doored'...

Four-time Tour de France champion Chris Froome said he was left with a...

 2022-09-27 17:05 

New Zealand Herald

Harassment case: The tourist obsessed with her ex-boss - judge overturns conviction...

A tourist convicted of criminal harrasment after she became obsessed with one of her employers during a working holiday, has had her conviction and sentence overturned. Sin Tan Chang, 31, a Chinese ......

 2022-09-27 17:05 

New Zealand Herald

Harassment case: The tourist obsessed with her ex-boss - judge overturns conviction...

Quashing the conviction, Justice Brewer said Chang's condition had improved considerably by sentencing - she had been on remand in custody either in prison or at the Regional Forensic Psychiatry Services ......

 2022-09-27 17:05 

New Zealand Herald

Explainer: Putin cornered and sending in 'cannon fodder' - will he go nuclear?'...

Russian soldiers being mobilised to fight in Ukraine will be ill-equipped to deal with the Ukrainian defence, according to a global security and international relations expert."[The mobilisation] is ......

 2022-09-27 17:04 

New Zealand Herald

Exclusive: John Tamihere campaign funding probed...

Charities connected to Te Pti Mori president John Tamihere are under investigation after financial reports showed nearly $500,000 in charitable funds had been used to bankroll his mayoral ......

 2022-09-27 17:04 

New Zealand Herald

He was adopted by an abusive stepdad in 1957. 65 years later, he's returned to his birth family...

A man severely affected by his violent stepfather's abuse as a child has been allowed to overturn the adoption order his stepfather signed 65 years ago. A judge has also changed the man's name to ......

 2022-09-27 17:04 

New Zealand Herald

Richard Prebble: Why the kiwi dollar has been slammed...

OPINION: First, the good news: the ANZ Truckometer uses traffic volume data to give an accurate measure of the economy. The latest report says: "The Light Traffic Index bounced 5.4 per cent in August ......

 2022-09-27 17:04 

New Zealand Herald

Revealed: Up to 120,000 Kiwi Covid workers to get award badges, citations...

The Government is set to award as many as 120,000 badges and citations to Kiwis who made a "significant and sustained" contribution to the Covid-19 response.Procurement documents viewed by the Herald ......

 2022-09-27 17:04 

Radio New Zealand

Three more sprint sessions in Formula One from 2023...

Six Formula One grands prix from the 2023 season onwards will have sprint sessions after the FIA approved an increase from three events this year....

 2022-09-27 17:04 

New Zealand Herald

The Data Set: Figuring out GDP is like the world's biggest Sudoku...

The Data Set is a new fortnightly column exploring and explaining the data that affects our lives. Today, NZME's head of newsroom data Chris Knox digs into GDP - gross domestic product. ANALYSIS Once ......

 2022-09-27 17:04 

New Zealand Herald

Realtors fined for 'misleading' listing that meant new owners had to sell...

A couple had to sell their house after they discovered the four-bedroom house they'd just purchased only had consent for two of those rooms. The two former Barfoot and Thompson realtors who sold the ......

 2022-09-27 17:03 

New Zealand Herald

The 'perfect storm' driving down the NZ dollar...

The New Zealand dollar is taking even more of a walloping, as financial markets reject a massive package of tax cuts announced in the United Kingdom.The dollar sunk to US56.26 cents on Tuesday morning ......

 2022-09-27 17:03 

New Zealand Herald

Top racing star cops lengthy riding ban after death of jockey, actions ruled reckless...

The actions of a top young jockey, which led to a promising Japanese rider's death at Cambridge, have been ruled "reckless".But Sam Weatherley, 23, says it was a "freak accident" that he will continually ......

 2022-09-27 17:03 

New Zealand Herald

Inland Revenue and Treasury oppose build-to-rent property tax break...

A government document reveals Inland Revenue and the Treasury opposed the Government's decision to give the owners of "build-to-rent" (BTR) housing a tax break.The Government in August announced it ......

 2022-09-27 17:03 

New Zealand Herald

Lotto nightmare: Inside Aussie tradie's $22m NZ Powerball win...

Shocking photos revealed in an Australian court show how a tradie who bagged a $22 million fortune on Powerball here in New Zealand at the age of just 22 saw his life spiral into a "hedonistic" lifestyle ......

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