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Six treated for smoke inhalation

Six treated for smoke inhalation

Six people were treated for smoke inhalation after a house fire in Christchurch overnight.

Girl seriously hurt when struck by car

A 10-year-old girl is in a serious condition after being hit by a car in Napier.

Worst road toll in 27 years

Worst road toll in 27 years

Eleven people had died by last night over a harrowing Queen's Birthday weekend - its worst road toll in 27 years.

One dead, six injured in crash near Karitane

One dead, six injured in crash near Karitane

A 64-year-old man from Kaikoura is dead and another person is critically injured after a four-car crash north of Dunedin.

Old Dunstan Road closed

A section of Old Dunstan Road will be closed to through traffic from tonight.

Ideas sought for former school site

Ideas sought for former school site

The Dunedin City Council is asking those with ideas for the use of the former Tomahawk School site to come forward.

Car crash near Allanton

Car crash near Allanton

Emergency services attended a crash on East Taieri Rd, near Allanton, this afternoon.

Blood found after break-in at Resort College

Blood found after break-in at Resort College

Blood has been found in a number of rooms that were broken into at a Queenstown tertiary education centre last night.

Cricket: Sri Lanka crumble to 91 all out

Cricket: Sri Lanka crumble to 91 all out

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 Leeds.

Rugby: Crusaders take down Waratahs

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.