A teenage driver has died after a head-on car crash in the Tararua district overnight.
16 min ago An Australian teenager is in a critical condition after falling off a hotel roof in Queenstown.
A 38-year-old man has been sentenced to community service for sending sex texts to an underage girl.
Illegal hunters who shone a spotlight on horrified DOC workers while hunting are convicted.
A South Canterbury man had to have his right eye surgically removed after he was punched in the face.
Voter enrolment is declining in almost every electorate, despite the general election being just two months away.
Schools are choosing an ''opt in'' system for religious education to avoid a parent backlash.
Westies and North Shore residents are being struck down with more diseases than other Aucklanders.
A new type of farming sees members pay upfront for a year's worth of produce, accepting whatever the land provides.
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