15:11 Joseph Parker and Kali Meehan have weighed-in in Auckland ahead of tomorrow night's heavyweight bout - Parker is 107kgs, Meehan 110kgs.

15:09 The future of Turakina Maori Girls' College in Rangitikei looks bleak, with the Education Minister signalling it is likely to close.

15:08 Labour is congratulating Bill English on his first surplus as Finance Minister - because, they say, it could be his last.

14:50 It has been revealed the man charged in connection with the Alex Fisher case is his older brother, 25 year old Eric McIsaac.

14:49 State Highway 39 between Ngaruawahia and Pirongia has re-opened after a serious crash. It has taken contractors two hours to clear power lines.

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