3 min ago "It's the school holidays. It's the last thing that should be happening," mayor says.
9:15 AM Quick-thinking resident douses fire that could have gutted family home.
9:03 AM The bodies of two men who died while kayaking Lake Tekapo will soon be home.
Woman said one of the dogs pinned her to the ground and attacked her.
Bacteria that cost a woman both her feet could be present in many hot water systems.
9:12 AM A Mangakino man on the run from police should not be approached due to his volatile state - say police.
Burglars at a South Otago golf club may have ingested rat poison while breaking into a safe, police say.
Labour's David Shearer says the risk to John Key's visiting Kiwi troops was over played.
A rose by any name is not that cheap, as government spending on flowers reveals.
Parents say they need more money to pay for kids' deduction - researchers say their support is more important.
New Zealand's early childhood education system came under friendly fire this week from its own teachers.
9:06 AM An east Aucklander raised the most money in New Zealand for the Live Below the Line campaign.
When Stacey Smith noticed reduced movement during pregnancy, she never considered her baby had died.
The finalists for the Women of Influence awards for 2015 have been announced.
Young corporate lawyer Althea Carbon is passionate about using digital innovation to help charities.
A Canterbury company is turning NZ-grown oilseed rape into a high-quality food-grade oil.
A fruit fly infestation has cost more than $11.6m so far and the operation isn't over yet.