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No masks, crowd limits as Western Australia eases rules

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 20:51
Perth will return at the weekend to the conditions that existed prior to the Anzac Day weekend lockdown. Photo: Getty Images Western Australia will welcome back capacity crowds and no longer require the wearing of face masks under a further easing of coronavirus restrictions.
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Protest over 'diabolical' state of Canterbury rivers

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 20:47
Protesters sing outside the Canterbury Regional Council office. Photos: RNZ Protesters sang their displeasure about water quality up to those sitting inside the offices of the Canterbury Regional Council today.
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Protest over 'diabolical' state of Canterbury rivers

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 20:24
Protesters sing outside the Canterbury Regional Council office. Photos: RNZ Protesters sang their displeasure about water quality up to those sitting inside the offices of the Canterbury Regional Council today.
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Apology over cold school lunches served two hours late

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 19:49
sckolounch.jpg A lunch of spaghetti and cheese served to kids at Kaitaia Primary School arrived late on Wednesday, getting there at 2.35pm. Photo: Supplied via NZ Herald A Far North primary school blames "teething issues" with its free lunches provider after the meals arrived two hours late - and stone cold.
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Global Insight: US needs to put more pressure on Israel

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 19:34
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Report of knife incident at Christchurch store revealed as false

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 19:12
Photo: File Claims an angry shopper pulled a knife on a store assistant in Christchurch on Wednesday have been revealed as false.
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Newshub to close Dunedin office

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 18:16
Stock photo: Getty Dunedin’s TV3 Newshub office will close, the channel's new owner Discovery has confirmed.
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Streets closed as police hunt for wanted man

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 17:51
Police have taken a wanted man into custody following an alleged theft from a business in North East Valley this evening.
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Countdown reopens after stabbing

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 17:31
The Countdown supermarket in central Dunedin, were four people were stabbed earlier this week, has reopened.
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Briscoes: Report of knife incident at Christchurch store revealed as false

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 16:20
Photo: File Claims an angry shopper pulled a knife on a store assistant in Christchurch on Wednesday have been revealed as false.
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Precariously parked Ferrari draws attention

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 16:15
How not to park a Ferrari. Photo: Supplied via NZH A Ferrari parked on the kerb at a dealership in Auckland has attracted the attention of drivers at the intersection of Manukau Rd and Great South Rd.
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Anti-vax campaign raises $50k for flyer drop

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 16:07
University of Otago clinical microbiologist and immunologist James Ussher. File photo An organisation attacking public faith in New Zealand's Covid-19 strategy claims it has raised $50,000 towards printing two million virus "fact" flyers to be dropped nationwide - and is considering printing more.
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Rugby Chat: Gallaway Trophy set to kick off

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 15:31
Paul chats to Kadin Brocks, Kaikorai RC and Bruce Kauika-Petersen, Harbour RC ahead of this weekend's games, which mark the start of the Gallaway Trophy.
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Watch: PM to lead delegation to Australia

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 15:18
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern will lead a business delegation to Australia in July in a bid to "further strengthen business ties with our transtasman partners".
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No reunion: Crusaders reveal why they didn't sign returning All Blacks great

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 15:10
Owen Franks played 150 games for the Crusaders from 2009 to 2019, winning three Super Rugby titles. Photo: Getty Images Crusaders coach Scott Robertson has confirmed the club had conversations with former stalwart Owen Franks about a return in red and black before he ultimately signed with the Hurricanes.
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Aussie passport holder fights deportation to NZ

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 14:52
getty_australian_flag.jpg File photo: Getty There would be "dire consequences" for all Australians if a man who was granted a passport was deported as a non-citizen, his lawyers argue.
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More calls to lower speed limit through Redcliffs to 40km/h

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 14:51
Redcliffs residents want a reduced speed limit along Main Rd to create a safer area for pedestrians and cyclists. Photo: Geoff Sloan Redcliffs’ residents are again calling for a lower speed limit through their village.
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Aussie passport holder fights deportation to NZ

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 14:48
getty_australian_flag.jpg File photo: Getty There would be "dire consequences" for all Australians if a man who was granted a passport was deported as a non-citizen, his lawyers argue.
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Siblings' new hustle: ‘Hospo is in our blood’

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 14:33
Siblings Leah and Mati Gourlay at their new cafe, Hustl, at Queenstown Central. Photo: Mountain Scene The family behind Queenstown’s newest cafe, Hustl, has deep roots in the resort’s hospo scene.
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Golfers chip-in for new community patrol car

Thu, 05/13/2021 - 14:28
The Malvern Community Patrol is fundraising for a new vehicle. Photo: Supplied The Malvern Community Patrol is fundraising for a new vehicle.
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