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 2023-01-19 01:21 

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New Zealand expected to escape any impact from Tropical Cyclone Irene, now near Vanuatu...

Tropical Cyclone Irene formed in the Vanuatu area, and is expected to pass well to the south of Fiji....

 2023-01-19 01:07 

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'Intellect and strength': World reacts to Jacinda Ardern resignation...

Australian PM Anthony Albanese said she has "shown the world how to lead with intellect and strength"....

 2023-01-19 01:02 

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Curfew suspended for defendant to attend charity shearing event...

A Temuka man won a brief curfew relief from a community detention sentence for drink-driving when he appeared in the Timaru District Court on Wednesday....

 2023-01-19 01:01 

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Person taken to hospital with critical injuries after Remuera incident...

Police have set up a cordon around the scene and are asking the public to avoid the area....

 2023-01-19 00:58 

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Black Cap Kyle Jamieson to make long-awaited return from back injury in Super Smash...

The Black Caps seamer feels he's been able to improve while recovering from a back injury as he prepares for his first major match in seven months....

 2023-01-19 00:51 

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Napier City Council appoints new chief executive...

Louise Miller was formerly the CEO of Kaipara District Council....

 2023-01-19 00:49 

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Project to maintain Timaru's electricity network...

Stage two of a four-part project to maintain Timaru's electricity network is underway....

 2023-01-19 00:45 

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Judge increases defendant's emotional harm payment offer...

Kenneth Hutton offered to pay his assault victim $300 in the Timaru District Court on Wednesday, but the judge ruled it wasn't enough....

 2023-01-19 00:38 

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Jacinda Ardern announces she will resign as prime minister by February 7...

The prime minister made the bombshell announcement at the Labour party caucus retreat....

 2023-01-19 00:36 

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Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern: NZ's leader in pictures...

Jacinda Ardern will step down as New Zealand prime minister by February 7. Stuff looks back at her reign as leader as shown by our visual journalists....

 2023-01-19 00:20 

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Hamilton's Tama Potaka picks up Mori development and social housing roles for National...

The Hamilton West MP has been given two important areas of responsibility but sits at 31 out of 34 on a new ranking list of National MPs....

 2023-01-19 00:19 

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Waste firm promises iwi $10m if its landfill poisons Auckland waterway...

It's part of an agreement that has secured local mana whenua Ngti Manuhiri's support for a highly contentious dump....

 2023-01-19 00:19 

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Napier City Council appoints new CEO...

Louise Miller was formerly the CEO of Kaipara District Council...

 2023-01-19 00:13 

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Live: Jacinda Ardern resigns as prime minister, Labour to vote on new leader on Sunday...

Labour will vote this weekend on who will be New Zealand's new prime minister as Jacinda Ardern details the reasons behind her decision to resign....

 2023-01-19 00:04 

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Live: Jacinda Ardern announces she will resign as prime minister by February 7th...

The prime minister made the bombshell announcement at the Labour party caucus retreat....

 2023-01-19 00:00 

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FENZ district manager says don't complain about fireworks on Facebook - ring 111...

Residents in Twizel have taken to Facebook to complain about people letting off fireworks but FENZ staff say the incidents need to be reported....

 2023-01-18 23:52 

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Food prices rising faster than at any time since 1990 with no clear end in sight...

Food prices were 11.3% higher in December compared to the same time last year, after a horror year at the checkout, Stats NZ data shows....

 2023-01-18 23:48 

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The last of Napier's old council walls comes tumbling down...

What was by far the most attractive part of Napier's old council building was demolished this week....

 2023-01-18 23:44 

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Witnesses rush to help family of seven in 'chaotic' crash that left one dead...

Witnesses described a chaotic scene, with lots of screaming, and said a family with five children was involved....

 2023-01-18 23:42 

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Summer rain means Hamilton water use plunges - no restrictions at present...

Hamilton's got no restrictions on water use and the council believes the weather's behind a 27% drop in use of supplies so far this year....

 2023-01-18 23:41 

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Death referred to coroner after body found at scene of fire in Northland's Kaiwaka...

The person's body was found by police following a fire at a Kaiwaka property....

 2023-01-18 23:33 

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FENZ district manager says call 111 to make a complaint, not Facebook...

Residents in Twizel have taken to Facebook to complain about people letting off fireworks but FENZ staff say the incidents need to be reported....

 2023-01-18 23:30 

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The Antidote: The Antidote: Five happy things in the news today, January 19...

A 'landslide' public voted decided it. Christchurch's adorable 1-month-old baby giraffe is now named Kevin....

 2023-01-18 23:27 

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Rental car shot at three times in Dunedin...

The car was parked on the side of the road when it was shot at in broad daylight....

 2023-01-18 23:24 

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European footballer says $137K pregnancy salary compensation deal is 'a wake-up call'...

Sara Bjork Gunnarsdottir insists her claim against French club Lyon was "about my rights as a worker, as a woman and as a human being"....

 2023-01-18 23:23 

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Kaylee Bell announced as opening act for Ed Sheeran's NZ tour...

Kiwi artist Kaylee Bell says being asked to open for Ed Sheeran's upcoming New Zealand tour is a 'dream come true' and her first reaction was to scream....

 2023-01-18 23:23 

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Kaylee Bell announced as opening act for Ed Sheeran's NZ tour...

Kiwi artist Kaylee Bell says being asked to open for Ed Sheeran's upcoming New Zealand tour is a 'dream come true' and her first reaction was to scream....

 2023-01-18 23:14 

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Good Samaritan punched in face by drunk teen after offering her a pie...

A 27-year-old man was assaulted and chased by two teenage girls after spotting them lying on the ground near McDonalds....

 2023-01-18 23:08 

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A M3GAN sequel is already on the way for 2025...

Universal has announced M3GAN 2.0 for release in 2025 - but it's not yet clear whether Kiwi director Gerard Johnstone will return...

 2023-01-18 22:55 

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Quiz: Take the three strikes trivia test for January 19, 2023...

You get three chances to correctly rank the answers in today's question for January 19, 2023....

 2023-01-18 22:49 

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Over a hundred jobs available at Nelson Hiring Days...

The speed date style hiring days in Nelson have a range of employers looking to fill more than 100 roles in the region....

 2023-01-18 22:41 

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Second drowning in Coromandel in a day as hope fades for missing teen...

A man died in Coroglen overnight in a second tragic incident as rescuers tell of effort that unfolded on a remote beach the day before....

 2023-01-18 22:33 

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The Aston Martin DBS 770 Ultimate is the most epic of farewells...

Aston Martin is sending off the DBS in style, with an incredibly powerful limited edition....

 2023-01-18 22:22 

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Shot fired at Napier house after man assaulted - police investigating...

Two people assaulted a man at his Kettle Crescent property around midnight on Wednesday....

 2023-01-18 22:22 

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Delta looks set to launch non-stop flights between LA and Auckland...

The potential route, if it goes ahead, would be the first time the major US airline has operated a service to New Zealand....

 2023-01-18 22:18 

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Fewer boaties in Sounds eases summer parking pressure...

Out on the water, harbourmaster's team has been warning people of their speed and watching wake levels closely....

 2023-01-18 22:05 

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New Zealand Open prize purse increased to $1.7 million after two years off...

Whoever is holding aloft the Brodie Breeze trophy at Millbrook in March will pocket $297,000, significantly more than at previous tournaments....

 2023-01-18 22:04 

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Live: Christopher Luxon announces National caucus reshuffle, new portfolios to start election year...

The National Party leader is speaking from Napier after revealing new portfolios to kick-off election year....

 2023-01-18 22:03 

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Stolen shotgun used in 'drug deal gone wrong'...

Pacey Misikei was living life as a wannabe gangster with an addiction to lean when he robbed his drug dealer with a loaded shotgun....

 2023-01-18 22:03 

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Quade Cooper reveals he 'idolised' Richie McCaw despite infamous rugby feud...

The Kiwi-born playmaker, now 34, says his altercations with McCaw were an attempt to convince himself that he could dislike the All Blacks icon....

 2023-01-18 22:02 

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Food prices have the biggest annual increase since 1990...

Food prices were 11.3% higher in December compared to the same time last year, after a horror year at the checkout, Stats NZ data shows....

 2023-01-18 22:01 

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Corrections officer launches private prosecution after inmate breaks both her arms...

Sharon Irwin alleges Corrections failed to take reasonable steps to keep her safe from a brutal attack....

 2023-01-18 22:00 

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I Hate You flatmates TV's latest odd couple...

New comedy I Hate You explores the relationship of two flatmates who are each other's closest companion and worst enemy....

 2023-01-18 22:00 

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Megan Cusack finds an unlikely ally in Call The Midwife...

Nurse Crane offers advice to Nancy when she learns about a concerning personal issue....

 2023-01-18 21:56 

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Witnesses rush to help family of seven involved in 'chaotic' crash that left one dead...

Witnesses described a chaotic scene, with lots of screaming, and said a family with five children was involved....

 2023-01-18 21:50 

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Co-housing family at Earthsong in Auckland are reluctant sellers...

After six-and-a-half years, the Baynes family is moving from Earthsong in Ranui, Auckland to find a more accessible home for daughter Amelie, who uses a wheelchair....

 2023-01-18 21:32 

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Christopher Luxon announces National caucus reshuffle, new portfolios to start election year...

Leader Christopher Luxon has made the announcement from Napier this morning....

 2023-01-18 21:31 

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Idaho student stabbings: Police find pillow with reddish/brown stain in apartment of suspected killer...

They also removed hair strands and a "possible" animal hair from Bryan Kohberger's apartment....

 2023-01-18 21:29 

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5-year-old killed in 'freak' accident was beloved student and junior rugby player...

Paxton Leofo has been named as the child who was killed in a accident involving a vehicle on Monday....

 2023-01-18 21:26 

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This is the world's hottest destination, according to Tripadvisor...

Dubai has been named the most popular destination for the second year running according to Tripadvisor's Travellers' Choice Awards....

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