4:45pm Police say they're "pretty happy" no-one has been lost at sea as a result of Cyclone Lusi's "octopus of weather".
The Rebuild and Renovate Christchurch Home show, due to take place this weekend, has been cancelled.
A legal high advocacy group is taking Hamilton City Council to court over its puff shop policy.
After 90 years, the plug has been pulled on Wellington's trolley buses. | Switch part of revamp