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Dildo thrower tells all video

Steven Joyce was addressing media at Waitangi when a sex toy was hurled at him by protester Josie Butler

Josie Butler opens up on why she threw a sex toy at Steven Joyce.

Kapiti park's duck pond drained

The Maclean Park pond at Paraparaumu Beach, which was emptied for repairs late last year.

A duck pond on the Kapiti Coast has been drained of its water, after an oily substance appeared in the water. 

'Omata Angel' makes final journey video

Krystal Nikara and Ataahua in 2014 when she was just four months old.

Two-year-old Ataahua's life was brief, but she managed to touch a whole community.

Amazing Grace fights pain with smiles

Tracy Yeats with her daughter Grace at their home in Carterton.

Surviving bad luck that would break the spirit of most, Grace's spark is undimmed.

Brass knuckles flooding in

Air-powered firearms of the kind seized en masse by Customs over the past four years.

Figures show the importation of knives, knuckledusters and military style air guns has skyrocketed.

Super Bowl in Wellington

Broncos fan Dilon Neumayr celebrates a touchdown at the Green Man pub in Wellington.

About 50-60 people, mostly Americans, watched Super Bowl 50 in a Wellington pub.

New Pomare residents face harassment

Riverside Gardens resident Christina Gillmore wants more done to support the residents in the Pomare sub-division. The level of crime is making life tough for residents.

Riverside Gardens residents want more done to stop harassment in Pomare sub-division..

A Kat who loves dogs

Kat Davey and her dogs make quite a splash where ever they go.

Upper Hutt dog walker Kat Davey gets noticed where ever she goes.

Wellington

Super Bowl in Wellington

Broncos fan Dilon Neumayr celebrates a touchdown at the Green Man pub in Wellington.

About 50-60 people, mostly Americans, watched Super Bowl 50 in a Wellington pub.

Things to do on Waitangi Day

The Black Caps will play Australia in Hamilton today.

Scratching around for ways to use up those last few hours of the public holiday? Here's five ideas.

Wairarapa

Amazing Grace fights pain with smiles

Tracy Yeats with her daughter Grace at their home in Carterton.

Surviving bad luck that would break the spirit of most, Grace's spark is undimmed.

Featherston family terrorised

Hoani Wiremu Korewha, 15, was killed in a crash in Masterton's main street last Sunday.

Youth mobs continue to torment the family of a girl they blame for the deaths of two teenage boys.

Porirua

Capital Waitangi Day celebrates culture gallery video

The 'war/ceremony' waka is returned to the wharewaka at Whairepo Lagoon as part of Te Wharewaka o Poneke celebrations for Waitangi Day in Wellington.

Family and culture mark capital Waitangi Day celebrations.

Armed man on the run

Police say Califf Anthony Dickson is on the run.

Police are searching for Featherston man Califf Anthony Dickson, who is believed to be in the greater Wellington area.

Kapiti

Kapiti park's duck pond drained

The Maclean Park pond at Paraparaumu Beach, which was emptied for repairs late last year.

A duck pond on the Kapiti Coast has been drained of its water, after an oily substance appeared in the water. 

'Ghost chips' apology from Eta

The offending packet of chips, as posted by Nathan Dickey, on the Eta Facebook page.

Eta has apologised after a 150g Kettle chips packet was found to contain only 40g.

Hutt Valley

'Omata Angel' makes final journey video

Krystal Nikara and Ataahua in 2014 when she was just four months old.

Two-year-old Ataahua's life was brief, but she managed to touch a whole community.

New Pomare residents face harassment

Riverside Gardens resident Christina Gillmore wants more done to support the residents in the Pomare sub-division. The level of crime is making life tough for residents.

Riverside Gardens residents want more done to stop harassment in Pomare sub-division..

Hawke's Bay

Growth in million-dollar Hawke's Bays property market

This home in Endsleigh Drive, Havelock North sold in December, as demand for million-dollar properties in Hawke's Bay grows.

Million-dollar properties in Hawke's Bay are in hot demand, as interest from national and international buyers strengthens, a real estate agent says.

One dead in Hawke's Bay crash

A serious crash in Hawke's Bay has closed a section of State Highway 5.

Foreign nationals were involved in two serious crashes over the weekend, with one crash claiming the life of a motorcylist.

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