A 67-year-old hunter has been airlifted to hospital from the area around Lake Tarawera in the Bay of Plenty this afternoon.
Despite claiming its 234th life this week, reaching the summit, for some, outweighs the risks.
Former National leader Don Brash writes to Justice Minister asking for independent review into man convicted of child abuse.
Experienced Christchurch diver in his 50s died after crayfish expedition went wrong in Akaroa.
Man who poured hazardous chemical on clothing rack sentenced to community work.
Gerry Brownlee walked past a Chch Airport employee before the man could tell him he had to go security, report shows.
Ministry of Education's accidental siphoning of $85,000 from a school's bank account under review.
After being brought to his knees "like a condemned man" by a fire that could have killed him, Troy Mahupuku is fighting back.
Fonterra's advance monthly payments to its suppliers this spring went unusually close to breaching its end-of-year payout forecast.