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 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....

 2021-10-21 22:29 

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5.9 magnitude earthquake strikes lower North Island during Covid-19 announcement...

The shake, which struck at 10.58am on Friday, centred in Taumarunui....

 2021-10-21 22:27 

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Dilworth School: Former tutor admits historical sexual abuse charges...

Jonathan Stephens was a tutor employed at the Auckland boarding school and has admitting sexually abusing two boys in his care....

 2021-10-21 22:24 

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How USA Rugby is using All Blacks test to kick-start ambitious future plans...

US officials hope this weekend's test will generate momentum as they vie to host the men's and women's world cups....

 2021-10-21 22:20 

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Covid-19: South Island could relax restrictions before the rest if vaccination targets are reached...

The South Island will be allowed to relax its Covid-19 restrictions ahead of the rest of the country if it reaches new vaccination targets first....

 2021-10-21 22:19 

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Aroha for Auckland: Sharing the love for our biggest city...

"It's not perfect, but it's beautifully flawed."...

 2021-10-21 22:19 

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$42 million Lotto win: Pkeno family thought winning numbers were 'mistake'...

The family that won Lotto's second-largest ever prize had no idea they were the lucky recipients when they first heard the news....

 2021-10-21 22:15 

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Pukekura Park's Brian Bellringer Pavilion to be upgraded...

Plans are underway to upgrade Pukekura Park's dated Bellringer Pavilion to attract higher level cricket matches....

 2021-10-21 22:11 

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Covid-19: Locations of interest in Delta outbreak October 22...

The total number of locations of interest visited by positive cases of Covid-19 in the past fortnight is now 396....

 2021-10-21 22:09 

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Changes in restrictions continue to frustrate athletics administrators...

Life is not getting easier for sporting club administrators trying to keep up with the changing interpretations of Covid-19 restrictions....

 2021-10-21 22:09 

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SsangYong finally finds a buyer...

After filing for bankruptcy in December 2020, the South Korean automaker has finally found a new home....

 2021-10-21 22:08 

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Covid-19 made Whakaari/White Island trial in 2022 'impossible'...

With the justice system "crumbling under Covid", the trial of 13 organisations and individuals in the wake of the eruption has been pushed to July 10, 2023....

 2021-10-21 22:07 

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5.4 magnitude earthquake strikes lower North Island...

The shake, which struck about 11am on Friday, centred in Taumarunui....

 2021-10-21 22:05 

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Bulls make changes for Manawat clash...

Taranaki Bulls coach Neil Barnes has tweaked his backline ahead of Saturday afternoon's championship division match against Manawat in Inglewood....

 2021-10-21 22:00 

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Cobra: The flawed, but flamboyant British thriller returns to Neon for season 2...

There are great actors and performances, and the plot moves fast, with plenty of new, explosive events to keep you watching to find out what happens....

 2021-10-21 21:55 

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Fairweathers owner bows out after 31 years on Marlborough hospitality scene...

Warren Croft has sold Blenheim bar and restaurant Fairweathers, and is looking forward to some free time....

 2021-10-21 21:52 

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Sunday Star-Times Short Story Awards extended over long weekend...

Writers can make the most of the long weekend ahead, as the number of entries soars....

 2021-10-21 21:38 

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Covid-19: Hardship assistance for workers on low incomes extended...

Up to 25,000 extra grants are expected to be made to people not currently getting assistance, minister says...

 2021-10-21 21:37 

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Covid-19: 90 per cent fully vaccinated target announced for Auckland...

The Auckland region will move into the new Covid-19 framework when its three DHBs hit the target of being 90 per cent fully vaccinated....

 2021-10-21 21:36 

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More money coming for struggling businesses...

Resurgence support payment doubled, wage subsidy continues....

 2021-10-21 21:31 

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Covid-19 NZ: Government sets 90% vaccine target to move to traffic-light system with no national lockdowns...

The Government will move to a new traffic-light system replacing lockdowns when it hits a new vaccine target in every DHB....

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