Government to take over school payroll after the company running it refused to pay more to fix it.
5:51pm LATEST: Five tankers have been sent to the scene of a major scrub fire in South Canterbury.
5:42pm A review of the Jeanette and Harvey Crewe murder investigation offers titbits of information - but nothing to tell their daughter who killed them.
Government has not asked CAA about random drug testing since Carterton balloon crash, inquest told.
A man involved in importing up to $3.5m worth of cocaine has been jailed for four years and seven months.
Health Minister Tony Ryalls recalls career highlights as colleagues pay tribute to long-serving MP.
The bid for a sustainable education centre at Fairfield College has been aided by a $15,000 research grant.
Staff are the victims of over half of assaults at Taranaki Base Hospital's mental health unit.
Seven people charged with stealing stock, slaughtering them and selling the meat.