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 2023-01-12 08:22 

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Toy gun and knife-wielding man at Wellington mall arrested...

Shoppers were asked not to enter Johnsonville Mall while police responded to a report of a person acting suspiciously....

 2023-01-12 06:25 

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Convoys to guide motorists along cyclone-hit East Coast highway...

Anyone wanting to go between Tolaga Bay and Tokomaru Bay will be able to join a convoy that will travel State Highway 35 at set times on Friday and Saturday....

 2023-01-12 06:23 

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Christchurch artwork attracts visitors, slime, and gulls...

An old car with water pouring from it that towers above the foundations of an old quake-damaged building in Christchurch has attracted art lovers, slime and gulls....

 2023-01-12 06:00 

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M3gan: Good black comedy that puts a smart spin on old ideas...

REVIEW: Set in the near future, this story of AI gone wrong has all the claustrophobic chills of Kiwi director Gerard Johnstone's earlier feature Housebound....

 2023-01-12 05:45 

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Tesla crashes, goes for a swim in swimming pool...

Quick-thinking good samaritans helped rescue the occupants, who escaped without injury....

 2023-01-12 05:41 

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Destiny Church pastor Derek Tait falls foul of election rules - again...

Tait, who stood for a seat on Christchurch City Council in October's election, could face a criminal conviction for failing to declare his expenses....

 2023-01-12 05:30 

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Roundabouts: Why are we still getting them wrong?...

Indicating at roundabouts is not hard to get right, but you'd be surprised how many people can't work it out....

 2023-01-12 05:09 

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Person critically hurt in water-related incident at Lake Ruataniwha...

A child is understood to have been flown to Christchurch Hospital in a critical condition after an incident at the Canterbury lake on Thursday afternoon....

 2023-01-12 04:40 

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Gisborne winegrowers 'cautiously optimistic' about salvaging sodden season...

While there is hope for the wine industry, fruit and vege growers say higher prices are likely after Cyclone Hale hit key cropping regions....

 2023-01-12 04:35 

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Double double from Steven Adams helps stretch Memphis Grizzlies' win streak to eight...

Watch: Steven Adams throws down big two-handed dunk as the Grizzlies continue win streak....

 2023-01-12 04:30 

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Cameron Norrie gets closer to second ASB Classic final, Michael Venus knocked out...

Cameron Norrie got the revenge he was after, when playing Marcos Giron for a second time in the past couple of months....

 2023-01-12 04:21 

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Wellington woman recognises herself in 50-year-old mystery portrait...

When Te Papa asked for help identifying who was in a collection of old photos, Maria Wilms recognised the costume pearls and dress she wore 50 years ago....

 2023-01-12 04:18 

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Emergency services called to water-related incident at Lake Ruataniwha...

Police were called to the lake near Twizel about 3.30pm on Thursday, a spokesperson said....

 2023-01-12 04:00 

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England age-group international Grace Neville set for Football Ferns debut...

She's a G Neville from England and plays right-back but Football Ferns rookie Grace Neville insists her and Gary Neville are not related....

 2023-01-12 03:56 

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Diplo's prank with Kiwi lookalike at Bay Dreams goes viral...

"We're gonna have him open the set and see if anyone notices the difference!" the US DJ said in his TikTok - and it seems few did....

 2023-01-12 03:56 

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National says ministers should have done more as alarm grows over CO2 shortage...

Food exports and vaccine transports at risk from lack of 'dry ice', says freight forwarders federation....

 2023-01-12 03:53 

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Flooding on tracks forces cancellation of Auckland to Wellington train...

Passengers were left scrambling to book flights or hire cars after a washout on the main trunk line....

 2023-01-12 03:50 

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Joseph Parker's next fight to be shown on free-to-air TV in New Zealand...

Heavyweight boxing fans in New Zealand are in for a rare treat with the former WBO champion's return against Jack Massey live on Three....

 2023-01-12 03:49 

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Insurers begin counting cost of Cyclone Hale...

Hundreds of calls about damaged homes logged with IAG and AA Insurance....

 2023-01-12 03:48 

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New Zealand Cycle Classic: Kiian Watts wins stage two, James Oram retains yellow jersey...

NZ National Team rider wins the stage through Wairarapa wine country in a tight bunch sprint, as riders stay dry but are buffeted by a strong wind....

 2023-01-12 03:48 

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New Zealand Cycle Classic: Kiaan Watts wins stage two, James Oram retains yellow jersey...

NZ National Team rider wins the stage through Wairarapa wine country in a tight bunch sprint, as riders stay dry but are buffeted by a strong wind....

 2023-01-12 03:48 

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Cricket World Cup leader Andrea Nelson to take over helm at Gymnastics NZ...

The sports leader who delivered the Cricket World Cup in NZ during a pandemic takes over at Gymnastics NZ,...

 2023-01-12 03:36 

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'Please stop' Pacific pleads with Japan over nuclear waste release...

Japan's plan to dump nuclear waste into the Pacific Ocean "strikes at the very heart of our Pacific people, and we will not let it go", says Pacific Islands Forum secretary-general Henry Puna....

 2023-01-12 03:28 

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Michael Venus, Jamie Murray lose nail biter at ASB Classic...

The Kiwi/British team had a big lead in the super tiebreaker against their Americn opponents, only for it to slip away....

 2023-01-12 03:16 

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King the most declined name in NZ for 14th year in a row...

Parents have been told they can't name their babies King, Saint or Royal, along with 30 other names....

 2023-01-12 03:00 

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It's not me, it's you: The unavoidable hypocrisy of the travelling class...

OPINION: I unashamedly fall into the hypocrite column. It's a very, very hard habit to kick, but admitting it's a problem is the first step....

 2023-01-12 02:56 

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Cruise ship Azamara Quest's passengers not too happy with change in cruise's plans due to biofouling...

Some passengers of the Azamara Quest who got off to see Timaru were not too happy with the change in the cruise's schedule....

 2023-01-12 02:52 

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Police to seize vehicles and issue fines if laws broken during Mongrel Mob tangi...

A tangi for former gang boss Chad Puru that roared through the streets of Christchurch left people terrified, and police have said they will take action....

 2023-01-12 02:49 

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'King' the most declined name in NZ for 14th year in a row...

The most declined name in 2022 was 'King'. It has been the top declined name in New Zealand since 2009....

 2023-01-12 02:40 

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Residents in block of flats 'trapped' in middle of a roundabout...

This three-storey block of flats in Penywaun, South Wales sits slap bang in the middle of a roundabout, and there's no pedestrian crossing....

 2023-01-12 02:17 

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The chocolate fish made in Christchurch with a 1920s family recipe...

It takes three days to make a chocolate fish, but nearly a century to perfect the recipe....

 2023-01-12 02:15 

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Hopes emergency pods will be ready for the next East Coast weather event...

Marae and rural areas will receive the containers later this year, hopefully in time for the next state of emergency, organisers say....

 2023-01-12 02:13 

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Bar, bakery, cafe burglary rampage, assaults on partner and police earn jail...

"At least I didn't kill her", Logan Hotene told police after subjecting his partner to a sustained 20-minute assault....

 2023-01-12 02:00 

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Power bank bursts into flames on Scoot plane; crew praised for quick action...

Two passengers suffered minor injuries to their fingers after the incident on the Scoot plane....

 2023-01-12 02:00 

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Quiz: Afternoon trivia challenge: January 12, 2023...

Can kk fly?...

 2023-01-12 01:54 

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Old bowling club to get new lease of life in Levin...

The unused Levin Women's Bowling Club is going to be turned into a new space for the public to enjoy....

 2023-01-12 01:50 

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Which 'great' restaurants did Jimmy Carr visit in New Plymouth?...

Area 41 owner Pushkar Junnare had only just found out there was a star in town when the comedian walked in for dinner....

 2023-01-12 01:50 

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Jimmy Carr walks in, shocks New Plymouth restaurant owner...

Area 41 owner Pushkar Junnare had only just found out there was a star in town when the comedian walked in for dinner....

 2023-01-12 01:46 

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Hawke's Bay clocks up its wettest six months since records began...

More than half the rain gauges monitored set new records in 2022, with one exceeding its previous highest annual rainfall by 627mm....

 2023-01-12 01:42 

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Marlborough news in brief: free mental wellbeing courses in Sounds...

St John will run three mental health wellbeing courses in the Marlborough Sounds for people affected by the July 2021 and August 2022 weather events....

 2023-01-12 01:31 

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Is the golden era for workers over?...

Last year skills shortages put workers in the drivers seat to change careers and ask for pay rises. But new data shows that the golden era for workers might be coming to an end....

 2023-01-12 01:30 

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Why a 'shy carrot' is going for $100 on Trade Me...

Bidders have been digging deep since a man put the root vegetable up for sale earlier this week....

 2023-01-12 01:30 

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Football Ferns legend's worry ahead of New Zealand's Women's World Cup warm-up...

World Cup ambassador Maia Jackman says an understrength Football Ferns will find it difficult to match the world champions next week....

 2023-01-12 01:27 

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Townhouses, apartments drive building consent growth...

Applications to build multi-unit dwellings have kept building consent numbers high but an economist says that growth may be near peaking....

 2023-01-12 01:26 

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Person with knife and toy gun detained by police at a Wellington mall...

Shoppers were asked not to enter Johnsonville Mall while police responded to a report of a person acting suspiciously....

 2023-01-12 01:12 

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Prince Harry says he was 'embarrassed' to bring Meghan Markle to Nottingham Cottage...

The Duchess of Sussex commented the cottage's ceilings were "dolls' house low" and "then she said something about a frat house."...

 2023-01-12 01:05 

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Nasa's James Webb Telescope finds its first planet and it is very similar to Earth...

Nasa's fancy new telescope is adding another cosmic accomplishment to its ever expanding list....

 2023-01-12 01:02 

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72-year-old sentenced after throwing bottle at Clubs of Marlborough staff member...

A Marlborough man has been given a home detention sentence following a series of offending last year, including throwing a bottle at a bartender, which missed and broke a fridge behind them....

 2023-01-12 01:00 

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Father's warning: Keep children within arm's reach, even inside the flags...

The kids might be swimming between the flags, but that doesn't mean you don't have to watch them, a Taranaki father is warning....

 2023-01-12 00:50 

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Want to live in a New York home made famous by Taylor Swift? It'll cost you NZ$70k a month...

The singer lived in, and sang about, the 4-storey converted fire house. You can live there and enjoy the pool and roof garden. It even has a garage....

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