More than $175,000 in debt has been racked up by non-resident patients in the past five years.
Mother Nature has finished "throwing her toys out of the cot", but the forecast for Anzac Day isn't looking great.
Manawatu and Wellington parenting support services launch 24-hour national help line.
Interactive mapping system showing the impact of planning changes attracts hundreds of hits.
Hours of hauling fire-fighting gear up a downward-moving staircase hasn't tired a team of Feilding firefighters from their fundraising efforts - they're doing it all again this week.
Wild winds and heavy rain swept away two major Horowhenua Easter events.
In the space of a week, Valeron Wanderers produced an amazing turnaround to hammer fellow Central League side Lower Hutt 10-2 at Memorial Park yesterday.
Turners Auctions has told shareholders that first-quarter revenues are on track to meet its target of a 10 per cent rise in profits for the 2014 financial year.
State bureaucracy is no replacement for grassroots networks nurturing a sense of community.
The persistence of the "peace poppy" brigade to piggyback on Anzac commemorations shows both a lack of respect and understanding for New Zealand's most hallowed day.
Denise Arnold set up a trust that now helps keep 5000 Cambodian children in school.
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Mangaohane Station, off the Taihape-Napier Highway, has been sold for the first time since 1973.
Ohingaiti Hall is hosting a soldiers' ball to honour those who served in past conflicts.
Feilding Intermediate principal Stu Trembath hopes students will take advantage of the offer.
Taupo man shocked to find $20,000 worth of boating gear stolen during the Central Districts Field Days.
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