The majority of New Zealanders do not want recreational drugs
tested on animals, a Herald-DigiPoll survey reveals.
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.
Strong winds and heavy rain could join revellers in welcoming
the New Year in parts of country tonight.
Trent Boult had been itching to get into action since
arriving in South Africa.
A Greytown man has been confirmed dead after an inflatable
boat capsized in the upper reaches of the Waiohine River
yesterday with two others surviving the incident.
Organisers of Gisborne's Rhythm & Vines have apologised
to ticket holders after damaged equipment made for poor sound
quality on the first night of the three-day festival.
Searches for two people missing in bush on either side of
Cook Strait have been hampered by bad weather today.
A man in his 50s is dead after an inflatable raft capsized on
the Waiohine River at the foot of the Tararua Ranges this
More than 500 people helped smash the world record for skinny
dippers at Midway Beach in Gisborne this afternoon.
A 71-year-old woman who was bashed in a brutal home invasion
in Kawerau has been described as "remarkable" by police.
cars for sale
Porsche spices up off-road offerings
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