Six people were treated for smoke inhalation after a house
fire in Christchurch overnight.
A 10-year-old girl is in a serious condition after being hit
by a car in Napier.
Eleven people had died by last night over a harrowing Queen's
Birthday weekend - its worst road toll in 27 years.
A 64-year-old man from Kaikoura is dead and another person is
critically injured after a four-car crash north of Dunedin.
A section of Old Dunstan Road will be closed to through
traffic from tonight.
The Dunedin City Council is asking those with ideas for the
use of the former Tomahawk School site to come forward.
Emergency services attended a crash on East Taieri Rd, near
Allanton, this afternoon.
Blood has been found in a number of rooms that were broken
into at a Queenstown tertiary education centre last night.
The England pace attack ripped out Sri Lanka for 91 after
Jonny Bairstow made an excellent century to put the hosts in
complete control of the first test on the second day in
For the Crusaders, the perfect antidote to their defeat to
the Highlanders last week was a game against an Australian or
South African side, and they drank deep from the medicine
bottle against the Waratahs in Christchurch tonight.
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