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19th April, 05:00
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19th April, 00:24
Drug use among older adults a 'hidden epidemic'
By RNZ Drug abuse among people over 65 years old is a hidden and growing problem globally, international experts say, and worrying trends are emerging among New Zealand's older people too.According to the International Narcotics...
18th April, 20:09
Motorist dead after SH4 Raetihi crash
One person has died after a car hit a power pole near Raetihi.The critically ill motorist was flown to Waikato Hospital after the crash but it is understood they died en route. The accident happened at 10.43am today at the intersection...
18th April, 19:02
Cricket and rugby commentator Iain Gallaway dies aged 98
The cricket and rugby commentator Iain Gallaway, known as the Voice of Carisbrook, has died aged 98Gallaway provided rugby commentaries for 26 years and cricket for 40, until signing off in 1992.Gallaway was born in Dunedin in...
18th April, 18:59
Reported sudden death of child at Awanui, Northland property
Police have received reports that a person has died suddenly at a property in the far north this morning. The Herald understands a young child died in a water-related incident.A police spokesperson said emergency services responded...
18th April, 18:45
Breakdown blocking lane in Auckland's Victoria Park Tunnel cleared
A breakdown in Auckland's Victoria Park Tunnel that was obstructing traffic on SH1 has been cleared.A vehicle broke down in the tunnel's right lane about 6.10pm and emergency services warned motorist to expect delays."A breakdown...
18th April, 18:13
Young boy seriously injured in Geraldine bull attack
A young boy was flown to Christchurch Hospital after a 500kg bull jumped a fence in Geraldine and attacked him.A Canterbury West Coast Air Rescue spokesman said the 7-year-old was with his family this afternoon when a bull jumped...
18th April, 17:44
Man arrested following serious assault in Manurewa on Friday night
A 27-year-old man has been arrested in relation to a serious assault in South Auckland on Friday night. A person was found with serious injuries in Friedlanders Rd in Manurewa yesterday afternoon and was rushed to hospital. Detective...