Young Kiwi baseball player Jimmy Boyce is facing a possible suspension from the entire spring High School baseball season in Seattle for playing at this month’s World Baseball Classic Qualifying tournament in Sydney.
At about 9.30pm last night the fire service and police attended a fire on the sea side face of Paratutu rock near New Plymouth.
Police received reports from witnesses of a group of people on the rock setting of fireworks at around the time of the fire.
Hawke's Bay United earned a scrappy 2-0 win over the Wellington Phoenix at Newtown Park on Saturday to move into second place in the ASB Premiership.
MÄori Development Minister, Te Ururoa Flavell, welcomes the interim Waitangi Tribunal report on Te Ture Whenua MÄori.
The Tribunal released part of its report last night in response to an urgent hearing held last year.
At about 2:40am this morning a 23 year old man lost control of his vehicle while rounding a right hand bend on Tangimoana Road near Ohakea.
The driver was ejected from the vehicle during the accident and died at the scene as a result of his injuries.
Wellington City Council’s Environment Committee will next week (Thursday 11 February) consider a proposal that the Council accept ownership of, and responsibility for, the repair and renewal of private sewerage laterals where they cross roads and road verges.
The Ombudsmen's Office is calling for anti-bullying programmes to be mandatory in all schools in the wake of its investigation into serious assaults at Hutt Valley High School.
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