16:07 A scorching start to summer for the lower South Island - Christchurch hitting today's high of 33. Many areas basked in the high 20s.
15:51 A man robbed an Auckland Kiwibank/Post Shop at the Point Chevalier Mall last Friday by claiming he was carrying a bomb.
15:08 Dunedin woman Deb Wade, who helped the victim of a serious three-dog attack, is calling for the third Irish Wolfhound to be put down.
15:07 Emergency Services are at the scene of a serious crash in Ashhurst, just outside Palmerston North. Two cars collided around 12.45 today.
15:06 An inmate at Rimutaka prison is in a serious condition in hospital after being attacked by another prisoner yesterday.
Tue, 17 Jul 2012
Olympic great celebates the shorter kayaking events