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Pair charged with 'car surfing'

The pair volunteered themselves to police after footage of the "stupid" stunt was posted on YouTube.

Internet Mana leader to take on Key

7:52pm Internet Mana leader Laila Harre will take on Prime Minister John Key in the Helensville electorate.

Prolific stalker re-arrested

Notorious stalker breached release conditions 6 times shortly after leaving prison, police allege.

Jailed for scary acts

Woman banned from just about everywhere in Chch jailed for offending that scared children.

Rider in hospital

Teen mountain biker in Rotorua Hospital with spinal injuries after a fall in Whakarewarewa Forest.

Charges laid over death

Jocelyn Palmerston North man charged over death of former Hokowhitu School deputy principal.

Masked gunmen sought

Police had previously visited the property where three people were held at gunpoint by masked trio, says neighbour.

Knife no match for note-pad

Christchurch death unexplained

Curtis denies Mana support

Cliff Curtis Actor Cliff Curtis denies he is endorsing the Mana Movement this election, saying he remains "absolutely apolitical".

No to 'race separatists'

Winston Peters declares NZ First will sit on the crossbenches before aligning with Maori or Mana.

Pressure eases on rates

McCully 'back in business'

Internet Mana leader to take on Key

Internet Mana leader Laila Harre will take on Prime Minister John Key in the Helensville electorate.

Kids consider IT 'a bum subject'

Report shows gradual decline in the proportion of students enrolled in science-related subjects.

Loan defaulters eluding arrest

Student loan defaulters living abroad elude "border arrest" despite IRD drive.

Kiwi Can: Learning life skills

Teacher from hell censured

Vanuatu volunteer 'rewarded'

The Vanuatu village where Emma Hyde spent her school holidays volunteering was crowded with barefoot children.

Woman injected with used needle

Needle, injection, blood test, medical, immunisation, innoculation A patient injected with a used needle has been offered an apology from the negligent nurse.

Girl's river dunking to clear aura

Alternative health therapist is censured after attempting to heal a girl's "multi-entity aura" without proper consent.

GP moves on after 38 years

Nurses to perform bowel cancer tests

Life's a pain for teen

ACC says it won't pay for surgery to help a teen in constant pain from a rugby injury.

Farmers face $4b pay cut

milk Fonterra's reduced forecast farm-gate milk payout will "come as a shock to farmers".

Experience needed

New survey of farmers suggests a shortage of skilled workers affects all sectors of agriculture.

Judge's order stopped milking

Continued contamination 'not tenable'

Payout cut expected

Fonterra farmers are bracing themselves for a $1 cut to the new season's forecast.

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