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Man swept away in West Coast river

Man swept away in West Coast river

Emergency services are continuing to search for a man who was swept away in a tributary of the Upper Grey River this morning.

Labour's years of leadership pain

Labour's years of leadership pain

The latest leadership crisis in the Labour Party comes on the heels of years of resignations, criticisms and a lack of confidence.

Wet weekend then fine for most

Wet weekend then fine for most

It will be a wet start to the school holidays, but the weather is set to clear by Monday, MetService says.

Spate of crashes on North Island roads

A person has been critically injured after a car crashed into a tree in Whanganui this morning.

Cunliffe fails to get union guarantee

Cunliffe fails to get union guarantee

Labour's largest affiliated union has sent a warning to leader David Cunliffe not to assume it will back him again if he forces another leadership runoff following Labour's disastrous election result.

Teen jailed for attack on officer

Teen jailed for attack on officer

An attack on a constable following a high-speed pursuit through North Dunedin had a major impact on him.

Mild winter boosts avocados, greens

Avocados are selling for as little as 50c each at New Zealand supermarkets and there is so much lettuce that some growers are choosing not to harvest it as shoppers prefer their greens packed in plastic bags.

Athletics: Adams to take break to recover from surgery

Athletics: Adams to take break to recover from surgery

Don't expect Valerie Adams to return to the throwing circle any time soon.

Rugby: Hansen backs Harris to come through

Rugby: Hansen backs Harris to come through

It's worth remembering, the day before Nathan Harris will make his test debut, that All Black coach Steve Hansen hasn't picked a dud yet.

Rugby: Return of Whitelock boosts ABs' running game

Rugby: Return of Whitelock boosts ABs' running game

Sam Whitelock's return to the All Blacks for their test against Argentina boosts not only their ability in the lineout, scrum, and kick-off, but also the expansive game this team is determined to play.

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