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Sun, 04 Dec 2022 02:27:45 GMT
School rejects criticism after deciding to axe whānau class
A parent believes an Invercargill primary school’s decision to axe a whānau class for its students is a backward step, but the school disagrees.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 08:39:16 GMT
Vehicle collides with traffic light in Auckland central causing 'serious' injuries
Emergency services are on the scene of a serious single vehicle crash on Stanley Street in Auckland central.

Sat, 03 Dec 2022 23:59:42 GMT
Drugs and booze amongst top causes of deaths on 'unforgiving' Waikato highway
Three people have died this year on a piece of State Highway 1 between Cambridge and Piarere known as, and proven to be, a “death trap”.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 04:04:25 GMT
Green light for cycleways, bus lanes and on-demand buses from $350m Government fund
The funding boost for projects across the country aims to make it safer to walk around towns and to schools.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 05:28:04 GMT
Family of three lose 'everything' in motel fire - including Christmas presents
Although the family of three were out at church at the time of the "well-involved" fire, one person was still sleeping in the flat below and had to be pulled out.

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Sun, 04 Dec 2022 12:10:21 +1300
Tuna Commission adopts new management procedure for skipjack
The annual meeting of the WCPFC concluded in Vietnam on Saturday.

Sat, 03 Dec 2022 16:43:20 +1300
Yan, Zhou plead guilty to conspiring to bribe Marshall Islands officials
Two naturalized Marshallese citizens plead guilty to conspiring to violate the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act in connection with a multi-year scheme to bribe Marshall Islands government officials.

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 13:55:06 +1300
Pacific sports news in brief for December 2
Netball World Cup draw made; Pearls squad named; and Kukis learn pathway to 2025 finals

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 16:22:44 +1300
Tongan disaster victims wondering about reconstruction
Questions have been asked in the Tonga Legislature about the lack of progress in relocating and rehousing the hundreds of people made homeless by the January eruption and tsunami.

Fri, 02 Dec 2022 18:56:31 +1300
'Really excited': Cook Islands government announces two more flight routes
The Cook Island Tourism Industry Council is elated at the government's announcement of two new airline partnerships.

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Sun, 04 Dec 2022 21:07:40 +1300
Cafe owner jailed over selling food while not registered
The Kaikōura woman ignored numerous chances to comply with the Food Act, the council says.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 18:01:03 +1300
Pharmac to fund life-extending drug Trikafta for those with cystic fibrosis
A provisional agreement has been reached with a drug supplier to fund Trikafta for those with cystic fibrosis, Pharmac says.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 15:30:18 +1300
Jacinda Ardern offers Crown apology for pain suffered by Ngāti Maniapoto
The prime minister has apologised to Ngāti Maniapoto for more than 150 years of treaty breaches.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 20:43:01 +1300
Southland fire risk prompts Fire and Emergency reminder
Fire and Emergency is reminding people to take extra care when lighting fires after several planned vegetation burns got out of control in Southland recently.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 20:43:01 +1300
Yarrow Stadium's new roof installation on West Stand underway
Work has started on installing a new fabric roof on the West Stand at Yarrow Stadium in New Plymouth.

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Sun, 04 Dec 2022 09:42:38 GMT
Person critically injured after car hits pedestrian in Wellington
Traffic management is in place and motorists are asked to avoid the area and expect delays.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 08:57:22 GMT
Two men arrested, third sought after aggravated robbery at K’ Road store
Police said the third man being sought by police was pictured wearing a white hat, black hoodie and dark pants in CCTV footage.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 08:39:16 GMT
Vehicle collides with traffic light in Auckland central causing 'serious' injuries
Emergency services are on the scene of a serious single vehicle crash on Stanley Street in Auckland central.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 08:29:38 GMT
Occupants of car that drove off cliff in east Auckland walk away with moderate injuries
The two occupants of the car had already got themselves out of the vehicle and were found by police on the beach after 30m fall.

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 07:52:26 GMT
Rescued cruise ship passenger recounts how he survived 15 hours in the ocean
James Grimes says his sheer will to live helped keep him afloat as jellyfish and a "sea creature" swam by.

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