Woman sexually assaulted in early morning attack

A young woman was attacked by an intruder in her Wainuiomata home in the early hours of this morning.

Holiday road toll rises to three

Holiday road toll rises to three

A fatal crash in Taumarunui today has taken the holiday road toll to three.

Football: Phoenix looking to find some momentum

Five days after snatching a late equaliser with A-League leaders Central Coast Mariners, the Wellington Phoenix are back at Westpac Stadium tonight in another attempt to put a positive spin on their season.

Crash knocks out power

Christmas lunch preparations were thrown into turmoil for hundreds of families when a car crash cut power to 500 Katikati homes.

Football: Herbert sticking with same line up

The only change Wellington Phoenix coach Ricki Herbert will make for tomorrow's vital A-League football match with Melbourne Heart is nominating a different player to take set-pieces.

Woman critical after suffering burns

A Christmas tragedy has struck a Whakatu family after a 42-year-old woman was flown to Middlemore Hospital with life-threatening burns.

Search for man after cliff fall report

A full scale search has been underway at Cooks Beach on the Coromandel Peninsula for a man thought to have fallen or jumped from Shakespeare Cliff into the sea below.

Man shot in leg in Blenheim

Police are investigating an early morning shooting in Blenheim in which a man was shot in the leg.

Teddy bear sparks police callout

Teddy bear sparks police callout

A teddy-bear dangled over the Waikato River sparked an emergency callout this morning after a woman mistook it for a human body.

Wind and rain forecast for New Year's Eve

Wind and rain forecast for New Year's Eve

Question marks remains over New Year's Eve weather, with rain and wind looking set to dampen festivities in many parts of the country.

Syndicate content