A Central Hawkes Bay man pointed a loaded shotgun at his
partner's eight-year-old son to get him off the computer
before firing a round into the screen, a court has heard.
A cannabis factory has been uncovered after a visitor to a
Canterbury property fell ill from the strong smell of the
Prisoners are being put to work fixing earthquake-damaged
houses in Christchurch.
Police have named a toddler who drowned in a hole near a
rural Southland property yesterday.
A man died after becoming trapped in a fertiliser spreader
near Matamata this morning.
Firefighters were called to the Okauia property on Old Te
Aroha Rd about 11.30am after reports of a man becoming stuck
in the spreader.
A woman and suffered burns and smoke inhalation after
rescuing her two young children from a fire they started with
a cigarette lighter on Auckland's North Shore this morning.
Wellington backstroker Gareth Kean is back in the winner's
circle after an excellent performance at the Mare Nostrum
meet in Spain today.
Black Sticks Shea McAleese and Stacey Michelsen have been
ruled out of their respective World League semifinals in
Rotterdam due to injury.
Synthetic drug users are holding up worthy emergency cases in
hospital emergency departments across the country, a senior
All Blacks coach Steve Hansen says Israel Dagg's ability at
taking the high ball makes him a crucial component for his
cars for sale
Submit your news & photos - Login or
Opinion? Have your say - Login or Register
event or notice
Add a photo
Make ODT my
Otago Daily Times print and digital edition, The
Star - Dunedin, The News - Central Otago, The
Ensign - Gore, Southland Express -
Invercargill, The Courier - Timaru, Queenstown Times - Queenstown, Mountain Scene -
Queenstown, Extra! schools
Times South Canterbury