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Man arrested on nine burglary charges in Wellington

Police have arrested and charged a Wellington man tonight after discovering a large amount of stolen property following a...

Aug 31 · 39 sec read >

‘No real value’: Derelict penthouse had rateable value of $1.3m – and no owner

The central Wellington apartment is located in a block at the end of the narrow Halleys Lane. Image /...

Aug 31 · 1 min read >

Local Focus: Simon Nixon on Candidate Camera

Meet Simon Nixon who is running again for Hastings District Council. Hastings District Councillor Simon Nixon says he is...

Aug 31 · 29 sec read >

Queenstown bartender convicted, fired after wiping friends’ drinks bill

A Queenstown bartender has been fired, and convicted, for wiping a large booze bill for a group of friends...

Aug 31 · 42 sec read >

‘Our whole lives ahead of us’: Death of Rory Nairn after Covid jab ‘so needless’, inquest told

An inquest is underway in Dunedin into the death of Rory Nairn, who died 12 days after receiving his...

Aug 31 · 2 min read >

Police arrest ‘person of interest’ on Auckland’s North Shore after extensive search

Police have blocked off part of East Coast Road. Photo / Hayden Woodward A 33-year-old man has been arrested...

Aug 31 · 27 sec read >

Serious crash on SH25 in Coromandel

Emergency services are on the scene of a serious two-vehicle crash on SH25, Kaimarama. Police were called to the...

Aug 30 · 12 sec read >

Desert Rd homicide: Jianqi Zhao pleads guilty to murder

Focus: Buried in a shallow grave near the Desert Road. Two men have now been charged with murder in...

Aug 30 · 2 min read >

‘His death was so needless’: Rory Nairn not warned of vaccine’s myocarditis risk, inquest hears

Rory Nairn. Photo / Otago Daily Times A Dunedin plumber who died 12 days after being vaccinated against Covid-19...

Aug 30 · 2 min read >

Russia-Ukraine war: Former Defence Minister Ron Mark calls for embassy in Kiev while talks to retrieve dead soldier’s body continue

Off-duty New Zealand soldier Dominic Abelen was killed in Ukraine fighting with foreign troops and has been remembered as...

Aug 30 · 2 min read >