5:00am Crumbling plaster on walls outside the library, a rust stain on the clocktower. Welcome to east Christchurch.
5:00am The generosity of the Taranaki region has momentarily grounded donations bound for Vanuatu.
5:00am Breast milk expressed into a Moro bar wrapper gave her "adrenaline rush".
5:00am Concern is growing at the number of Southland parents failing to get their kids to school on time.