3:57pm At one point Louse Upston yelled "Stop!", angering locals who wanted to discuss the minister's dangerous dog laws.
3:49pm A diver remains missing off Canterbury's Banks Peninsula following five-hour search.
3:18pm NH90 helicopter called in to help rescue tourist stranded on Mt Taranaki since Thursday.
4:08pm Hundreds farewelled the Morrinsville pilot who died when his plane crashed on Tuesday.