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The Tauranga Harbour Marine Precinct has its first owners, after a successful tender process for the sale of Stage 1 lots on the precinct.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 1:00 pm

Police Search and Rescue Teams are currently deployed to Mangakino village searching for a missing local woman.

Lucy is a female caucasian of short stature and medium build.

She is 83 years old and suffers from dementia.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 10:07 am

An iconic harbourside cycleway from the city to the Eastern Suburbs is now a step closer as Councillors voted unanimously to consider the option in a rethink of Wellington's existing cycleway programme today.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 6:57 am

Police advise that all children from Cloverlea Primary School and Cloverlea Kindergarten have been evacuated safely by bus.

Parents and caregivers can collect their children from Highbury Whanau Centre on Highbury Road.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 6:55 am

Kathryn’s Story records the life of a mother, grieving the death of her son at the hands of an ex-partner, who is still being hounded for debt repayment by the Ministry of Social Development (MSD).

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 6:30 am

Police are actively seeking an 18 year-old man who escaped from the Auckland District Court this afternoon.

Brandon Pora is facing three charges of aggravated robbery, one of common assault, one of threatening behaviour and assaults with intent to rob.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 6:01 am

Police are actively seeking an 18 year-old man who escaped from the Auckland District Court this afternoon.

Brandon Pora is facing three charges of aggravated robbery, one of common assault, one of threatening behaviour and assaults with intent to rob.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 6:01 am

The Deep South National Science Challenge today announced new funding for seven new scientific research projects to help New Zealanders better understand their future climate.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 6:01 am

The Deep South National Science Challenge today announced new funding for seven new scientific research projects to help New Zealanders better understand their future climate.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 6:01 am

Police advise that all parents and caregivers of children from Cloverlea Primary School and Cloverlea Kindergarten need to go to the Highbury Whanau Centre on Highbury Road to be re-united with their children.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 5:31 am

Outward Bound has scholarships worth over $2,030 available for its low-impact Aspire eight-day course starting on 10 September 2016. The Aspire course is suitable for anyone over 27 with a mild physical limitation such as a back injury, early MS or joint problems.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 4:33 am

The final training exercise for students on a Royal New Zealand Air Force (RNZAF) course turned real as their aircraft was diverted to join the search for a missing boat with eleven people, including children, on board this week.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 4:26 am

Hawke’s Bay Police have released the name of the person killed in a crash east of Onga Onga yesterday morning.

He was 41-year-old Dustin Kirk Sigvertsen, from Waipukurau.

The crash occurred at the intersections of Onga Onga Road and Plantation Road, Waipawa.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 4:16 am

Marine scientists are proving they know that it takes good bait to catch a big audience.

With topics such as The Rise of the Mullets, Are you an Alien? and Sex and the Seagrass, next week’s marine science conference in Wellington looks set to pull in the crowds.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 3:46 am

Health professionals support the call for a legal framework that accelerates New Zealand’s action to address climate change.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 3:44 am

Avondale Police are looking for the owner of a substantial amount of money, found in Mt Eden over the weekend.

The money was found at around 4pm on Saturday afternoon, on the ground in Mt Eden Village.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 3:37 am

Police are looking for a senior patched Hells Angels gang member and have a warrant for his arrest.

Anthony Nansen, who also goes by the name Ants Nansen, has a warrant for his arrest on the following charges;

-Supply and possession for supply of methamphetamine

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 3:16 am

The health-related National Science Challenges (NSCs) will collaborate in a new centre to enhance linkages between New Zealand and China relating to research into non-communicable diseases (NCDs).

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 3:06 am

"I’ve lived on Hawke’s Bay’s coast for 20 years and love it, but we have a challenge ahead to manage our coastal risks," says HBRC Engineering Manager Craig Goodier.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:57 am

Hamilton City Council has reopened three areas closed yesterday due to the weather conditions and volume of water in the Waikato River.

Fairfield Esplanade, Matakanohi Reserve and the Grantham Street car park have all been reopened this afternoon.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:49 am

Wellington Police are seeking sightings of a stolen car in relation to an aggravated robbery at the Westpac Bank on Jackson Street, Petone just before noon today, 30 June 2016.

No one was physically injured during the robbery.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:36 am

The Wise Response Society strongly supports the proposal by GenZero to write a Zero Carbon Act themselves.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:12 am

It was very wet across the North Island yesterday as a low pressure system spread fronts across the island. Parts of Auckland experienced downpours yesterday afternoon, with 20-30mm falling in one hour.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:10 am

Many places in Porirua are good for swimming but a few spots are not so great, especially after rain, a new Recreational Water Quality report card shows.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:02 am

Many places in Wairarapa are good for swimming except after rain, a new Recreational Water Quality report card shows.

Our recently released report card shows water quality was particularly good last summer due to the dry weather.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:02 am

Many places in the Hutt Valley are good for swimming but a few spots are not so great, especially after rain, a new Recreational Water Quality report card shows.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:02 am

The Wise Response Society strongly supports the proposal by GenZero to write a Zero Carbon Act themselves.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 2:00 am

The Royal New Zealand Navy frigate HMNZS Te Kaha has berthed in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, ready to take part in the world’s largest international maritime exercise, Exercise Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC) 2016.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 1:46 am

Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce today announced the successful applicants to host three New Zealand-China Research Collaboration Centres, supported through New Zealand’s Catalyst Fund for international science collaboration.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 1:35 am

Police attempted to stop a car in Palmerston North at 10.45am on Thursday 30 June 2016.

The driver, who has warrants for his arrest, fled the scene in a grey Mazda.

Author: Fuseworks Media
Posted: June 30, 2016, 1:16 am