Otago Daily Times: National News

Lengthy delays for Easter travellers

Highways in and out of main centres around the country suffered heavy congestion today as holidaymakers attempted to make the most of their long weekend en masse.

Body found in Napier

Police have cordoned off an area between the port of Napier Brass Band Hall and Napier YMCA after receiving multiple calls about a mobility scooter and later a body in the drain, about 10am today.

Greymouth hit hard by storm

Greymouth hit hard by storm

There has been significant damage in Greymouth since winds of 140kmh tore through the district and more bad weather is on its way.

Wild weather lashes South

Wild weather lashes South >>State Highway 1 closed near Oamaru

Predicted heavy rain has hit the South today after winds and heavy downpours caused property damage and travel chaos in many areas of the country yesterday and overnight.

Twizel woman killed; horror start on roads

Twizel woman killed; horror start on roads

Two people have died in separate crashes on Canterbury roads in the past 24 hours, taking the Easter Weekend road toll to four.

Tourist lucky to survive raging waterway

Tourist lucky to survive raging waterway

A French tourist swept away after slipping into a raging Woolshed Creek late on Wednesday was washed over a terrifying two waterfalls before clambering out.

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