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 2021-10-22 00:51 

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Mood: How are you feeling about the current Covid situation in Auckland?...

Really angry and over it? Really positive and confident? Or somewhere in between?...

 2021-10-22 00:50 

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Unique motocross bikes stolen in a ram raid at AFC Motorcycles...

Two motorbikes worth $12,100 were stolen from a shop in Palmerston North, but the owner says they couldn't have picked worse ones to take....

 2021-10-22 00:50 

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Taranaki isolation facility ready if needed, manager appointed...

Taranaki's health board has hired a manger to set up and run an Covid-19 isolation facility should it be needed....

 2021-10-22 00:50 

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Police name Bay of Plenty crash victim...

Jayden Toia-Watkins died in a crash between a truck and motorbike on Tuesday....

 2021-10-22 00:49 

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Covid-19: How far away is Auckland from 90 per cent fully vaccinated target...

Auckland's three DHBs have been set a Covid-19 vaccination target of hitting 90 per cent double-doses. They currently range from 69-76 per cent....

 2021-10-22 00:48 

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Two people airlifted to hospital after quad-bike crash in Raglan...

Two people were airlifted to Waikato Hospital after the single-vehicle crash on Wainui Rd....

 2021-10-22 00:48 

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From Chris Wood 'fanboy' to Wellington Phoenix player; Club signs academy duo...

New Phoenix recruit George Ott has always wanted to become a professional footballer, ever since he attended the same Hamilton school as All Whites star Chris Wood....

 2021-10-22 00:46 

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Surgeries in Taranaki being cancelled because of theatre staff shortage...

Surgeries at Taranaki Base Hospital have been reduced or cancelled, because of a staff shortage....

 2021-10-22 00:46 

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Covid-19: Nine new community cases in Waikato, highest in two weeks...

There are nine new community cases in the region, according to the Ministry of Health, and all have been linked to existing cases....

 2021-10-22 00:39 

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Covid-19 vaccine target for DHBs: How close to 90 per cent is your region?...

Auckland could achieve the new vaccination target before the end of November, an expert says, but it may take the rest of the country a bit longer....

 2021-10-22 00:39 

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Watchdog probes the dark art of the supermarket 'special'...

Specials may be less about rewarding customers and more about letting suppliers know who's boss, confectionery firm tells regulator....

 2021-10-22 00:34 

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Woman jailed for pouring boiling water on son, burning 25 per cent of his body...

A boy will suffer lifelong physical and psychological pain after 25 per cent of his body was burned by his mother pouring boiling water on him....

 2021-10-22 00:33 

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Drink-driving truck driver caused $142,000 of damage in crash...

A truck driver found to be over the drink-driving limit says he had swerved to avoid a car when he crashed into multiple parked vehicles....

 2021-10-22 00:23 

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Give us a date: Businesses want Governement to draw a line in the sand on Covid-19 framework transition date...

Getting to 90 per cent double vaccination will be a challenge and businesses want a date instead....

 2021-10-22 00:23 

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Covid-19: 129 new cases in Delta community outbreak, highest number yet...

The Ministry of Health released the numbers on Friday afternoon....

 2021-10-22 00:20 

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South Wairarapa campgrounds earn Labour Weekend reprieve...

The council has signalled it will close two campgrounds because of flood risk, but has allowed them to stay open for Labour Weekend....

 2021-10-22 00:17 

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Covid-19: Northland vaccination rates 'low', Mori communities urged to get jabbed...

Associate Health Minister Peeni Henare has urged Mori to get vaccinated against Covid....

 2021-10-22 00:17 

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Teenager named after fatal Queen Charlotte Drive crash in Marlborough...

Linkwater teenager Trenton Jones died after the vehicle he was in went over a bank in the Marlborough Sounds....

 2021-10-22 00:16 

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Auckland man in custody weeks after alleged Wnaka lockdown breach...

Wnaka police were given information about the man's whereabouts, and he was arrested on Thursday....

 2021-10-22 00:16 

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Covid-19: Nine new community cases in Waikato...

There are nine new community cases in the region, according to the Ministry of Health, and all have been linked to existing cases....

 2021-10-22 00:16 

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Mayor of town where magnitude 5.9 eathquake centred 'didn't know it had happened'...

The shake, which struck during the Covid-19 update on Friday, was centred in Taumarunui but those directly above barely felt it....

 2021-10-22 00:10 

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Live: 129 new Covid-19 community cases...

Of the new cases, 120 are in Auckland and nine are in the Waikato. Earlier in the day, the government unveiled a new traffic light system to manage the virus and a vaccine target of 90 per cent....

 2021-10-22 00:10 

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Passion for next generation drives agriculture award finalist...

A born and bred Southlander based in Mossburn, Olivia Weatherburn is a passionate advocate for bringing new and emerging faces into the agricultural sector through diversifying education....

 2021-10-22 00:07 

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Husband's facetime as store goes up in flames behind him...

Alex Ewan was coming to grips with the new Covid-19 plan when her husband buzzed in from Trau with an inferno behind him....

 2021-10-22 00:03 

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'Absolutely overjoyed': Christchurch restaurateur Alex Davies thrilled about new covid-19 traffic light system...

The owner and head chef of Christchurch's Gatherings restaurant will be embracing the use of vaccine certificates and believes the new system offers the best way forward to getting diners in to help his business....

 2021-10-22 00:03 

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Woman jailed for pouring boiling water on son she tied down, burning 25 per cent of his body...

A boy will suffer lifelong physical and psychological pain after 25 per cent of his body was burned by his mother pouring boiling water on him....

 2021-10-21 23:59 

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Waimate High School student learns to be a southern girl...

Waimate teenager is a real southern girl who can now change a tyre, strop a load, crack a whip, jump start a tractor, handle a horse and fire a shotgun ....

 2021-10-21 23:54 

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What I've Learned: Stick to your convictions...

Alice Shopland, founded Angel Food, a local company that sold 150 tonnes of vegan cheese last year. She shares what she has learned in her time in animal-free food production....

 2021-10-21 23:50 

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Live: Covid-19 case update...

The government releases the latest on case numbers and the outbreak after the announcement of a new vaccine target....

 2021-10-21 23:43 

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Avondale murder-accused's girlfriend bailed on charges of tampering with evidence...

The woman is accused of tampering with evidence and threatening witnesses following the alleged murder of Mars Rakeem....

 2021-10-21 23:30 

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Covid-19 blamed for Auckland's population declining for the first time...

The drop is mainly being driven by people moving to other areas of the country, Stats NZ says....

 2021-10-21 23:29 

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Auckland man arrested in Wnaka weeks after alleged lockdown breach...

Wnaka police were given information about the man's whereabouts, and he was arrested on Thursday....

 2021-10-21 23:20 

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New app to help recreational fishers...

An app developed in Nelson should help lead to a more sustainable blue cod fishery, its developers say....

 2021-10-21 23:14 

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The Covid vaccination station giving away $100 vouchers...

In addition to potentially saving your life, there are additional benefits for getting vaccinated at this Hamilton site....

 2021-10-21 23:10 

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Naenae Bunnings site for sale...

Bunnings Warehouse has just signed a lease for another seven years...

 2021-10-21 23:06 

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Grandparent's war medals and jewellery lost when a burglar trashed his neighbour's home...

He trashed his neighbour's house, stole war medals and jewellery then went to jail. Now a High Court judge has taken two months off his sentence for his upbringing...

 2021-10-21 23:00 

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Kea Kids News: The kea with half a beak who uses pebbles to preen himself...

Bruce the kea became world-famous after he was found using tools to preen his feathers — a rarity in the wild....

 2021-10-21 23:00 

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Kea Kids News: Meet the Canterbury farmer who turns junk into art...

A life-size Thomas the toy train is among Kevin Jackson's creations made from recycled materials....

 2021-10-21 23:00 

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Government funds Ngi Tahu programme to prevent Mori children going into state care...

A new iwi-led programme, aiming to prevent Mori children going into state care, is expected to be a "game changer" for South Island families....

 2021-10-21 22:55 

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Third time lucky for Spotswood College Reunion...

It's been more than three years in the making and has already been postponed twice but a Spotswood College reunion is finally going ahead this weekend....

 2021-10-21 22:55 

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Quiz: Take the three strikes trivia test for October 22, 2021...

You get three chances to correctly rank the answers in today's question for October 22, 2021...

 2021-10-21 22:51 

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Flames rip through corner shop on Trau's main street...

Flames and smoke were billowing out of the building on the town's main street as firefighters worked to get it under control....

 2021-10-21 22:47 

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Five scarves that are perfect for temperamental spring weather...

Scarves might not seem the most obvious spring buy, but trans-seasonal items for when weather fluctuates make increasing sense....

 2021-10-21 22:43 

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Iconic Tokoroa sculpture returns after surgery for dry rot...

South Waikato District Council underestimates restoration of iconic Tokoroa sculpture by $10,000....

 2021-10-21 22:34 

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Serious crash closes highway in Matamata...

The crash unfolded on State Highway 27 just after 10am south of the intersection with Short St....

 2021-10-21 22:34 

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Police urge Taranaki car event to cancel amid covid restrictions...

The event's Facebook page has 460 people "going" and 1200 have registered their interest, with some of these from outside Taranaki....

 2021-10-21 22:30 

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Live: Government sets 90 per cent vaccine target to leave alert levels...

Jacinda Ardern unveils a new traffic-light system when NZ hits 90 per cent vaccination rate, and announces Auckland will move out of lockdown once its three DHBs hit the goal....

 2021-10-21 22:30 

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Fresh outlook for Tokoroa's town as new business association forms...

New Tokoroa Central Business District Business Association set to embrace changing retail habits to boost town centre....

 2021-10-21 22:30 

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One more challenge before well-earned break for Olympic cyclist...

Top Kiwi cyclist Campbell Stewart is preparing for one more ride before taking a well-earned break....

 2021-10-21 22:30 

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The best half-decent horrors on Netflix to get you in the mood for Halloween...

From the sublime to the happily ridiculous and the downright laughable, here are four options guaranteed to give you a good time of some sort....

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