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Sun, 12 Jul 2020 04:58:44 GMT
'To legalise is to normalise': Auckland Catholic school's 'say no' sign raises eyebrows
A sign outside an Auckland Catholic school appears to be encouraging people to vote “no” in the upcoming cannabis referendum.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 04:04:31 GMT
Main road closed after serious crash in Waihī
Two people are reported to have serious injuries, Police said.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 04:33:14 GMT
Power back on after outage hits Auckland shopping district, five suburbs
Major power outage in Auckland affected a large swathe of Mt Eden, Epsom and Remuera, as well as the Newmarket shopping district.

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 17:00:00 GMT
The day the axe fell on the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter
At 8am, a mass text message was sent to Tiwai Point aluminium smelter staff to tell them their jobs would no longer exist in 14 months.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 02:59:32 GMT
Two bodies recovered after car plunges into Lake Rotomā
Police unable to say how many passengers were in the car when it left the road.

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Sun, 12 Jul 2020 13:37:11 +1200
Covid-19 cases up to 33 in CNMI
The Northern Marianas has confirmed two more cases of Covid-19 bringing the islands' overall positive cases to 33.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 12:23:11 +1200
NZ Pacific Language Weeks now include Kiribati
New Zealand's Minister for Pacific Peoples, Aupito William Sio, is pleased to add the Kiribati language to this country's Pacific language weeks programme.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 12:31:38 +1200
Copra production exploding in Marshall Islands
The Marshall Islands copra makers have delivered since January a bumper crop to Majuro's coconut oil processing factory.

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 07:44:49 +1200
Lives on the line for Pacific fisheries observers
Pacific fisheries observers work in dangerous environments on board foreign fishing vessels holding them to account and helping protect the region's fish stocks and oceans. But who is protecting them?

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 16:25:33 +1200
Niue facing huge Budget deficit in 2021
The Niue Government, which has historically aimed to balance its budget, is contemplating a huge deficit this year.

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Sun, 12 Jul 2020 15:51:43 +1200
Two bodies recovered from car that plunged into Rotorua lake
Two bodies has now been recovered from a car that plunged into a lake near Rotorua yesterday, police have confirmed.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 16:04:17 +1200
How Covid-19 research funding is help police track people with CCTV
A $100,000 project funded by the MBIE will build on existing ways of using video footage without "compromising any social distancing rules".

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 16:35:24 +1200
Mortar bomb among almost 4000kg of ammunition handed in
New Zealanders handed in smoke grenades, a mortar bomb and even fireworks during the government's compulsory gun buyback scheme.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 13:15:50 +1200
One new case of Covid-19 reported in New Zealand in managed isolation
There has been one new case of Covid-19 reported in managed isolation in New Zealand today, the Health Ministry has revealed.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 13:05:51 +1200
One dead in Ōamaru crash
One person has died following a crash on state highway one just south of Oamaru this morning.

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Sun, 12 Jul 2020 02:52:40 GMT
Auckland Catholic school's sign encourages people to 'say no' ahead of cannabis referendum
Digital sign outside St Paul’s College in Ponsonby reads: “To legalise is to normalise. Say no.”

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 04:57:12 GMT
'She's not going to spill the beans on Prince Andrew' - Ghislaine Maxwell confidante
Close confidante of Ghislaine Maxwell believes she will protect a man she considers "a very good friend".

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 04:56:52 GMT
LeBron James will wear his name on his Lakers jersey, not a social message
The NBA has approved a range of social slogans players can wear, but their greatest players won't be taking up the offer.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 04:54:56 GMT
Live: Hurricanes v Highlanders
It's a Highlanders fightback at Sky Stadium as Aaron Smith scores, to close it to 17-8.

Sun, 12 Jul 2020 04:45:22 GMT
Concerns raised over speed limit on Timaru's Old North Rd
A resident has raised concerns about the behaviour of "lunatic" motorists on Timaru's Old North Rd and says its time to lower the speed limit.

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