Jan and Annie Jordaan were never able to meet their son's
"energetic and vibrant" girlfriend, but it's because of the
relationship that they have made a new set of friends - in
A man who got disoriented while running in the Tararua Range
on Saturday spent a night in the open, suffering through
winter-like conditions, before finding a hutt where he could
warm up and get some sleep.
A 16-year-old Hamilton boy was arrested this morning after
walking down the middle of the road shooting at passing cars
and smashing windows.
A boatie was unable to pull his drunken friend to safety
after he fell overboard while urinating over the side of the
launch they were on in the Marlborough Sounds.
New Zealanders living in Melbourne have had their Christmas
plans thrown into turmoil after being told by Jetstar that
some flights home for the festive season have been cancelled.
As Uwe Preuss walks through Wellington Prison he can point
out where he got married, where he conceived his daughter and
the cells he called home for a third of his life.
One of the most experienced mountaineers to have ever climbed
in New Zealand fell to his death when he slipped on a patch
of mud while climbing in Fiordland earlier this year.
A street magician who quit his day job to perform at an
Auckland bar lost out on more than $2000 in wages when his
employer failed to pay him regularly.
A Wellington vet nurse has been left shaken but uninjured
after a man forced his way into a clinic and demanded drugs.
A woman who was murdered in her Wellington home last week has
been remembered as "more perfect than perfect" by her
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