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.
A war of words has broken out on Twitter this morning after
National MP Tau Henare was listed in a Herald on Sunday poll
as one of the 10 MPs who should have performed better this
New Zealand were made to work hard in the field on day two of
the three-day warm-up match with the South African
Police are searching for a man who went running in the
Tararua ranges yesterday and has not been seen since.
A bridal party turned up at Pukekura Park today for their
wedding photos and they would have also seen Central
Districts claim their first win of the HRV Cup Twenty20
competition with a 43-run defeat of Northern Districts.
Paul Ifill's recovery from ankle surgery is on schedule and
the Wellington Phoenix striker is hoping to be back in action
by the end of January.
New Zealand's batsmen got a solid workout on the first day of
their three-day match against a South African invitational
team in Paarl as they finished on 311 for six.
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