Two children in the south have died within 24 hours in freak incidents involving vehicles.
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Southern Steel have dropped to their second straight loss to start the 2014 trans-Tasman league.
The Southland Outdoor Stadium Trust is surviving month to month and Southland's community trust may be lumped with Rugby Park and its debt.
The Coastguard Bluff MayDay appeal has topped the $1 million mark.
Some of the wild pigs set for the chop on the Auckland Islands may be spared by Conservation Minister Nick Smith.
Otago cricket coach Vaughn Johnson has taken temporary leave of absence from work to address stress-related issues.
Exporters to Russia are disappointed by news that free trade talks with that country have been put on the backburner.
For years, Telford student Kimberley Thorn has dreamed about having long hair.
Environment Southland's decision to lock in resource consent requirements for all new dairy farms in Southland is a case of bureaucracy gone sane.
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