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 2022-07-22 17:00 

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Why Niamh Fisher-Black won't be racing Tour de France Femmes after big result...

The best young rider in the world will be watching from home when the first-ever Tour de France Femmes gets underway in Paris....

 2022-07-22 11:13 

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Tonga's borders to reopen with limited flights from August 1...

Tonga is among the last in the Pacific - and in the world - to reopen its borders after more than two years of closure due to the Covid-19 pandemic....

 2022-07-22 11:00 

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Two pedestrians dead after serious crash in Bethlehem, Tauranga...

Police said the crash, which involved a motorcycle and two pedestrians, occurred around 8:30pm on Friday night....

 2022-07-22 09:44 

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New Zealand Post says it's the 'victim of a recent theft', 240 items stolen...

The company says about 240 items on their way to North Shore Hospital were stolen....

 2022-07-22 09:37 

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'I saw a hole in his chest,' says brother of Auckland man shot several times...

Panmure resident Jason Doctor says his brother was shot three or four times in the abdomen on Friday night....

 2022-07-22 09:20 

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Train passengers leap for their lives after rail car catches fire on US bridge...

One woman jumped more than 10 metres into the river below....

 2022-07-22 08:56 

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Risk of more flooding with Christchurch on track for its wettest July ever...

Flooding in Christchurch on Thursday caught many people by surprise. Now council is warning people to prepare in advance....

 2022-07-22 08:27 

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Shots heard, ambulances and armed police rush to incident in east Auckland...

Four St John ambulances and about a dozen police cars are on the scene....

 2022-07-22 08:24 

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Hutt City wins Breakthrough Bike City Award...

"Cycling in the Hutt is becoming more and more common, and we want to see it increase," says Mayor Campbell Barry....

 2022-07-22 08:16 

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Corrupt former Fifa official running for Cook Islands parliament...

A corrupt former football official who scalped World Cup tickets is running for parliament in the Cook Islands on an anti-corruption platform....

 2022-07-22 08:10 

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Rescue pilot's nerve-racking alpine drive as fiance goes into labour...

The rescue pilot says the two-hour drive, with a police escort, was his most nerve-racking mission yet....

 2022-07-22 08:00 

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Five tattoos you should never get...

NZ's most lasered tattoos revealed, and why laser operators hate reality shows about tattoo artists...

 2022-07-22 07:58 

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Ambulances rush to police incident in Panmure, east Auckland...

Four St John ambulances are on the scene....

 2022-07-22 07:58 

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Shihad rocker Jon Toogood, Stellar* and Prins among artists playing at Christchurch's Go Live Festival...

Held over Friday and Saturday nights, the all-ages event will showcase 18 artists over five stages at the Town Hall and host industry seminars for future stars....

 2022-07-22 07:47 

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'You can't catch us': Teens in stolen cars bait police, knowing they can't chase...

Children as young as 13 are taunting police as they drive around in stolen cars, with one group posting on social media as police try to stop them....

 2022-07-22 07:43 

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Air New Zealand tries to clear backlog but 40 more flights cancelled...

126,000 people had their travel plans disrupted by bad weather, and the backlog is not yet clear....

 2022-07-22 07:30 

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Avoid takeaways and buy secondhand, says low-income earner who owns two houses...

Truck driver Steve Smith has never had a high income, but he's managed to buy two houses, by living with flatmates and buying second-hand....

 2022-07-22 07:20 

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'You can't catch us': Teens in stolen cars bait police, knowing they can't chase them...

Children as young as 13 are taunting police as they drive around in stolen cars, with one group posting photos and videos on social media as police try to stop them....

 2022-07-22 07:03 

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Expanding or developing new coal mines 'totally irresponsible', professor says...

Expansion or development of new coal mining operations anywhere in the world is entirely irresponsible, a Massey University professor says....

 2022-07-22 07:03 

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Police warn locals to stay away from dead whale in Northland...

The whale poses a "significant health risk" to anyone that touches it. The body will be disposed of on Saturday....

 2022-07-22 07:00 

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War veterans home for sale after residents moved out...

Four months after closing its care home for war veterans in Christchurch, the Rannerdale Trust is selling the large property it had occupied for almost 70 years....

 2022-07-22 07:00 

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Mother puts fun back into maternity clothing...

Holly Killgour wants new mothers to have clothes that don't sacrifice style for practicality....

 2022-07-22 07:00 

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Live like a queen: Ten famous palaces you can actually stay in...

If you'll never get an invitation from royalty, you can at least check into these genuine palace hotels for a taste of regal living....

 2022-07-22 07:00 

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Doggy daycare 'just like a preschool' for stressed pooches...

More and more dog-owners are leaving their pooches in daycare. But how do you choose a good centre?...

 2022-07-22 07:00 

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The small town with a new $17m supermarket...

Wairoa might lack a dentist and full banking services, but it's got a snazzy new grocery store. Locals worry that won't mean cheaper prices....

 2022-07-22 07:00 

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Blind man claims work support scheme failed him...

Jordan Langley needed a special computer to work in IT because of his visual impairment, but a Government work scheme wouldn't cover it....

 2022-07-22 06:57 

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New allergy sensor could prevent asthma attacks before they happen...

A new pollen sensor that talks to an app on your phone could stop asthma attacks and allergic reactions for thousands of Kiwis....

 2022-07-22 06:53 

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'Like my ... Pero': Flynn Cameron's heartwarming family moment after Tall Blacks upset victory...

After leading his side to a semifinal showdown with Australia, young Tall Black star chuckles at awkward 'Dad' moment....

 2022-07-22 06:12 

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Local Government conference coming to Christchurch...

Despite some councillors wanting out of LGNZ, the city will host its next annual conference....

 2022-07-22 06:12 

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'We need to win': Warriors making progress but results are the NRL's major metric...

Justin Morgan says Warriors are improving but wins are what is most needed by the club....

 2022-07-22 06:06 

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NZ's Covid-19 response hero Ashley Bloomfield made an honorary GP...

The outgoing Director-General of Health shared his coping strategies during his darker moments while at the helm of the pandemic response at his final public address....

 2022-07-22 06:00 

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Can weather-delayed fliers claim back out-of-pocket expenses?...

Out-of-pocket expenses can add up for weather-delayed travellers....

 2022-07-22 05:56 

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Meteor captured on camera is New Zealand's second big fireball this month...

Greg Price set up his camera in the hope that he would capture an aurora from his home in Richmond when he "got lucky" and captured a meteor instead....

 2022-07-22 05:53 

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Christchurch residents not warned about flood risk as weather event was 'bigger than forecast'...

Flooding in Christchurch on Thursday caught many people by surprise with some residents left stuck inside their homes, while several cars were waterlogged....

 2022-07-22 05:34 

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Central Otago council confirms raw sewage leaked into river...

Torrential rain caused the Manuherikia River to burst its banks, leading to raw sewerage being discharged into the river for eight hours....

 2022-07-22 05:32 

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Almost half of Gisborne councillors not seeking re-election...

Gisborne District Council is set for a shake-up this election with almost half of its councillors ruling out the possibility of standing again....

 2022-07-22 05:31 

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Recalled All Black prop Ethan de Groot's perfect birthday present...

Ethan de Groot will remember his 24th birthday forever as the recalled All Black prop now sets his sights on a showdown with South Africa in South Africa....

 2022-07-22 05:23 

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Smoke alarms removed, seven people lucky to be alive from Hamilton fire...

Seven Hamilton tenants had a lucky escape after removing their smoke alarms....

 2022-07-22 05:20 

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All Blacks cap train wreck of a week by essentially doing zilch...

OPINION: After days of radio silence, something was surely afoot. But NZ Rugby's actions were barely even window dressing, writes Robert van Royen....

 2022-07-22 05:01 

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Te Tauihu iwi and councils team up to oppose Three Waters boundaries...

Three councils and eight iwi have submitted together asking to be included in Entity D....

 2022-07-22 05:00 

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Rescue pilot's nerve-racking 160km drive as fiance goes into labour...

A rescue helicopter pilot with more than 1800 missions under his belt, says driving his pregnant fiance 160km to hospital at speed under a police escort has been his most nerve-racking yet....

 2022-07-22 05:00 

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Man caused 'serious emotional distress' after urging ex to commit suicide...

Thinking his ex partner had ended their relationship, Shane Rikihana "bombarded" her with messages, shared intimate images and burnt her possessions....

 2022-07-22 05:00 

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NZ won't adopt Australia's Pacific labour pathway to residency plan, says Ardern...

We need their skills, they want to stay, but it's not that simple, says Ardern, who's wary of exacerbating skill and labour shortages in the Pacific....

 2022-07-22 04:54 

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Dunedin father assaulted, fatally run over in Dunedin...

Stuff understands Sean Buis, aged in his 20s, was assaulted by a group of people before being run over and left to die....

 2022-07-22 04:54 

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Dunedin father assaulted, fatally run over...

Stuff understands Sean Buis, aged in his 20s, was assaulted by a group of people before being run over and left to die....

 2022-07-22 04:53 

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Covid-19: Hospitals extend visitor restrictions as ED doctor calls for mask vigilance...

Hospitals at both ends of the country continue to restrict visitors, with Dargaville to review its policy on Monday....

 2022-07-22 04:49 

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Wnaka mum sets out to smash world record by running three marathons a day for 18 days...

Ten years ago Victoria Taylor ran the length of New Zealand in 34 days. This time around she hopes to do it in 18 days....

 2022-07-22 04:46 

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Calls for improved bike storage solutions in Wellington amid crime surge...

Rampant bicycle theft is leaving owners frustrated and scared, and the lack of secure public bike parking is growing more apparent....

 2022-07-22 04:39 

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A booklover's collection being resold for pancreatic cancer research...

A large part of a Waimate book lover's collection is being resold for research into the disease Peter Trainor died of this year....

 2022-07-22 04:32 

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'I don't have any faith': Australian still without lost luggage after three weeks in New Zealand...

On her first overseas trip, Sophia Thomas has had to get by without the cold weather gear she purchased especially for it....

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