Five shot in Whangarei

Neighbours heard "yelling and whimpering" around the time of a shooting that left five people seriously injured.

Police v animals

2 min ago A shark, two ducks, goats, pigs and cats have been shot, tasered, pepper sprayed or just hit by police.

Trapped man rescued from truck

10:44am Emergency services have rescued a person trapped in a truck with downed power lines on top in Hutt Valley.

Paihia poo outrage

10:32am The sight of human excrement floating in the water in Paihia has angered a local woman.

Seals may die in SH1 rebuild

Electric fences trialled to keep seals away from quake roadworks - but they may not be enough.

Special offers

Featured Promotions

Sponsored Content