16:39 Prime Minister Bill English has met with his top ministers today but there is still no sign of an election date.
15:52 The year is off to a bad start for some people with mortgages. Kiwibank and ASB have hiked a few of their home lending rates.
14:40 Police are renewing their appeal for information in their search for 36 year old Shelly Crooks, who went missing on the West Coast.
14:40 Federated Farmers wants stricter guidelines for freedom campers, to stop them trespassing on rural land.
14:37 10 hunters are stranded in northern Southland after flooding washed out two bridges. They are camping out, about 10ks north of Piano Flat.
Fri, 23 Mar 2012
Tree Lobster NOT extinct!
An amazing rediscovery from Lord Howe Islands. Whopping weird creature thought to be extinct found precariously hanging onto life on one of the most perilous rocks imagineable