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Whanganui stabbing: Witnesses describe horrific scene

It's a calm and eerie morning in Whanganui after multiple people were stabbed on Tuesday. One person is dead and five others are in hospital and police have launched a homicide investigation following Tuesday's incident. A security guard and...... Read More

Tauranga homes 8th most expensive in the world

  If you think owning a home in Tauranga is getting out of reach, here’s why.   According to a new study, Tauranga is the eighth most expensive city to own a home in the world when measured against income. Median household income...... Read More

Tack found in blueberry in Papamoa

An investigation is underway after a tack was found in a blueberry in Papamoa. A local man posted to social media to warn others when he discovered the foreign item. “Just pulled a thumbtack out of my mouth after eating a blueberry brought from...... Read More

Man seriously injured in Panmure stabbing

Police are investigating after a stabbing in Panmure. Police were called around 11pm to reports of a man stabbed outside a Tripoli Road address on Tuesday, says a police spokesperson. "A man was taken to hospital in a serious condition. "Enquiries...... Read More

Warm windy weather makes way for a cold snap

A broad westerly flow makes it windy for exposed parts of the South Island and lower North Island today, while it remains mostly sunny and warm in the north and east. MetService meteorologist Mark Bowe says, “Eastern areas of the country can...... Read More

Roast Buster interview ’re-traumatising victims’

A member of the notorious Roast Busters gang has been labelled "an entitled young man who epitomises rape culture" after speaking out publicly for the first time. Joseph Parker, a member of the group of teenage boys who boasted online about...... Read More

Five people in hospital after Whanganui stabbing

Two people are in a critical condition after five people were injured in a stabbing incident in Whanganui. Multiple police cars flocked to Wicksteed Street about 4.15pm after reports of stabbings. Witnesses told RNZ the incident appears to have taken...... Read More