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Forum a trailblazer for cycle tracks

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 04:04 PM
The future of walking, cycling and mountain biking on the Coromandel is looking bright following the inaugural ‘Coromandel Tracks and Trails Forum’ held yesterday. Read more...

Police Ten 7 to profile violent Christchurch robbery

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 04:03 PM
Police investigating the armed robbery of a Christchurch bar are hoping Police Ten 7 viewers will be able to identify those involved. Read more...

Threatened bird species put in appearance at Pauatahanui

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 04:01 PM
Yet another nationally endangered bird has returned to the spectacular Pauatahanui Inlet, adding to two other species now also calling the inlet home thanks to the intensive predator trapping efforts of local volunteers, says Greater Wellington ... Read more...

Tawa Flies Flags to Celebrate Vibrant Community

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 03:42 PM
After nearly two years in development, the community of Tawa has unveiled a new addition to its streets that promotes local spirit and the vibrant community itself. Read more...

Woman charged with neglect of a child

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 03:20 PM
Hamilton Police’s Child Protection Team today charged a 23-year-old female with neglect of a child relating to an incident at a Nawton Shopping Centre carpark on 15 November. Read more...

Gore Police welcome White Ribbon Riders to Southland

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 03:19 PM
Gore Police warmly welcomed the White Ribbon Riders to Southland yesterday despite the wet and cold weather. Read more...

Police appeal for drivers to obey road signs

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 02:24 PM
Otago Coastal Police are appealing for drivers to obey road signs following an incident this morning (November 21) where two people had to be rescued from the roof of their car. Read more...

Three Waters Review Must Look at Council Ability to Deliver

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 01:50 PM
The Government’s review of the country’s three waters infrastructure needs to dig deep into the ability of local councils to bring existing systems up to acceptable standards and build new where it’s needed, says Wellington Chamber of Commerce. Read more...

Rainfall and rivers update #4

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 01:48 PM
Water levels in the Clutha River are still rising, but the rate of this is easing and the flow is currently at 2700 cumecs. Read more...

Council Urged To Prioritise Downtown Light Rail

Published: Wed 21 Nov 2018 01:47 PM
The Public Transport Users Association (PTUA) urges both Auckland Transport and the Government to prioritise planning and construction of a light rail tram line between Britomart Transport Centre and the Wynard Quarter as part of its recently ... Read more...
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