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Christchurch Port Hills fire ‘contained but not out’, operations to continue until Thursday

As fire operations on Christchurch’s Port Hills continue into day six, Fire and Emergency (Fenz) say the blaze is...

Feb 19 · 2 min read >

Police speak with driver involved in serious vehicle accident near SH16 on-ramp in Auckland CBD

Police are speaking to a driver after a pedestrian was hit by a car on the Hobson St on-ramp...

Feb 19 · 50 sec read >

Fire burns through night in Waikari Valley, North Canterbury, homes evacuated

Homes have been evacuated as firefighters battle a large vegetation fire near Waipara. Photo / George Heard Firefighters have...

Feb 19 · 1 min read >

Homes evacuated as fire crews battle large vegetation blaze in North Canterbury

Homes have been evacuated as firefighters battle a large vegetation fire near Waipara tonight. Photo / George Heard Houses...

Feb 19 · 1 min read >

Port Hills fire day five: Half of identified hotspots eliminated, firefighters to continue work overnight

Half of the hotspots across the Port Hills fireground have been “eliminated” today and fire crews will continue work...

Feb 18 · 2 min read >

State of the Nation speech: Prime Minister Christopher Luxon takes aim at Labour over transport cash shortfall

Shots fired! Prime Minister Christopher Luxon used his state of the nation speech to accuse Labour of some fairly...

Feb 18 · 5 min read >

Person rescued from Far North’s Pukatea Ridge Track

A patient was airlifted to hospital late Saturday night after coming into difficulty on a remote walking track. Photo...

Feb 18 · 1 min read >

Watch: Christopher Luxon on State of the Nation, as Government considers tightening migration settings

Prime Minister Christopher Luxon will speak shortly. Photo / Gregor Richardson Prime Minister Christopher Luxon will deliver his first...

Feb 18 · 1 min read >

Injured Te Puke man calls for track to Waiere Stream waterhole to be made safer

A Te Puke man injured trying to access a popular swimming spot says local authorities “fobbed off” his call...

Feb 18 · 2 min read >

Man spotted riding car bonnets on Hawke’s Bay Expressway

Police are looking for a man who was spotted riding car bonnets while they drove along the Hawke’s Bay...

Feb 18 · 59 sec read >