12:04pm Former Nelson liquidator will spend Christmas on home detention after he lost his bid to go to NZ's highest court.
A fisherman has been found dead after falling off his boat in the port of Napier.
Mystery surrounds days-long search of Linton property, leaving neighbours uneasy.
A man who died in a Marton tent fire planned to grow vegetables over the summer.
Police made a dawn arrest of a man wanted after a school girl was allegedly abducted while cycling.
There may be more than one way to skin a cat but the same doesn't seem to be true of right-wing politics in New Zealand over recent years.
Replay the live chat with Education Minister Hekia Parata, who answered reader questions about education in NZ.
Not many people can say they spend their day watching killers at work.
Farmers are fearful they will be the mistaken target of poachers, while police are trying to curb the illegal practice.
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