10:44am Teacher assaulted students, called them dumb, made them sit at the "ugly table" and taught them how to grow cannabis.
11:19am Friends of Nelson teenager killed in cathedral fall pay tribute to 'free spirited' young explorer.
11:58am Eastern areas of New Zealand could be in for a sneak peek of summer this week.
11:28am Two people were shot and an elderly man injured during a Thames home invasion overnight.
Notorious stalker breached release conditions 6 times shortly after leaving prison, police allege.
Conservative Party leader Colin Craig is staying positive in the face of what many are calling a deathblow dealt by National.
Matthew Strawbridge has started a website showing young dyslexics the strategies he used to cope at school.
More money urgently needed to avoid a looming mental health crisis, says CDHB boss.
Thames farming company hit with $47,000 fine and ordered to stop milking until it fixed the overflowing effluent system.