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Thunberg returns Trump’s climate jibe 2020-01-21 17:52:00DAVOS, Switzerland – Greta Thunberg isn’t easily intimidated. The 17-year-old Swedish activist wasted little ti

Washington man is 1st in U.S. to catch 2020-01-21 17:46:00SEATTLE – The U.S. on Tuesday reported its first case of a new and potentially deadly virus circulating in China, saying a Washington state resi

Update: elderly woman crashes car into Anytime Fitness 2020-01-21 15:55:00DeKALB – A DeKalb gym was forced to close temporarily Tuesday morning after an elderly woman drove through the front window, said DeKalb Fire Ch

McConnell abruptly eases impeachment limits 2020-01-21 15:18:00WASHINGTON (AP) — Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell abruptly eased his restrictive proposed rules for President Donald Trump’s impeac

Farnsworth House announces 2020 focus, winter tours 2020-01-21 12:50:00In 2019, Farnsworth House celebrated the centennial year of the Bauhaus, an influential German design school of which Mies van der Rohe, the architect

Huntley School District 158 anticipates flipping switches on 2020-01-21 12:40:00Huntley School District 158 is expecting to flip the switch on a series of solar panels estimated to save the district $4.2 million in energy costs ov

All fun and games: DeKalb man a business 2020-01-21 10:00:00DeKALB – Philip Henrikson acknowledges it’s not every day a local business owner with five years experience under their belt who employs 2

DeKalb School District 428 Board to consider adding 2020-01-21 10:00:00DeKALB – A request to add new staff at a cost of more than $1 million by DeKalb School District 428 for the next year is heading to the District

County waiting on state police list for automatic 2020-01-21 06:00:00SYCAMORE – The DeKalb County Circuit Clerk’s Office is waiting on information from Illinois State Police before it can begin automatically

Meet Kota, the newest K-9 cop 2020-01-21 06:00:00DeKALB – The DeKalb Police Department welcomed a new furry face into their ranks Friday: a K-9 named Kota to fill the vacant K-9 position in the

Many lives were touched 2020-01-21 02:25:00DeKALB – Derry Sexton, who at points was at a loss for words, wanted the memorial service for his son Kal-el, and the boy's mother to be a cele

Suspected serial killer stayed under the radar, but 2020-01-21 00:32:00CHICAGO – When a police detective said last week that a man suspected of strangling a suburban Chicago teen in 1976 may have killed as many as a

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Two vehicle crash impacting west-bound traffic near Brigham New! 2020-01-21 23:32:00Emergency services are responding to a two vehicle collision on the North Western Motorway near Brigham Creek Road.

SPCA Call for Information New! 2020-01-21 23:21:00SPCA’s Christchurch centre is urgently appealing to the public for information after two cats were shot with an air rifle on Ruakaka street in H

Entertainment and safety as Hamilton readies for Sevens New! 2020-01-21 23:07:00Hamilton is gearing up for the party atmosphere of the city’s third instalment of the HSBC New Zealand Sevens, with a focus on entertainment and

Mayor Phil Goff’s statement on Fullers cancellations New! 2020-01-21 22:42:00Today, Auckland Mayor Phil Goff convened a meeting of Fullers, the Harbourmaster, Auckland Transport, the Ports of Auckland and elected representative

The Lumsden Dipton Highway (SH6) has reopened New! 2020-01-21 22:29:00The Lumsden Dipton Highway (SH6) has reopened following an earlier crash involving two trucks. - Road reopened after crash, SH6, Jospehville - Souther

Personal locator beacon ensures swift rescue of lost New! 2020-01-21 22:27:00A GPS locator beacon helped Police and a helicopter locate a lost Belgian man in the Tongariro National Park yesterday.

Bus network timetables to be refreshed New! 2020-01-21 22:05:00Metlink is refreshing its Wellington City bus timetables from Sunday 26 January to improve reliability and better match customer demand with available

Missing millionaire claims $17.1 million New! 2020-01-21 21:22:00The search for Lotto NZ’s missing millionaire is over. The winner of the $17.1 million Powerball prize has finally come forward to claim their p

Nominations invited for Horowhenua Creative Communities 2020-01-21 20:12:00The Horowhenua Creative Communities Committee is seeking nominations for new members, following the recent retirement by rotation of three of its prev

SH6 Makarora to Wanaka – delays this week 2020-01-21 20:04:00Waka Kotahi NZ Transport Agency advises people travelling on SH6 Makarora to Wanaka to allow extra time for their journeys tomorrow and Friday.

Road closed Putaruru following crash 2020-01-21 20:04:00Police and emergency services are currently responding to a vehicle collision on SH1 near Whites Road, Putaruru.

Eastern District Police response gang-related incidents 2020-01-21 20:02:00Eastern Police continue to make good progress investigating two recent firearms incidents in Ruatoria and Taradale, alongside responding to ongoing ga

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Central, Twizel to be warmest in country this 2020-01-17 17:41:40wizel and Pukaki (pictured) are both tipped to reach 31degC today and 30degC tomorrow. Photo: Peter McIntosh Parts of New Zealand are set to cr

Early morning brawls in Queenstown, Winton 2020-01-17 16:20:30Police were called to separate incidents involving alcohol-related fighting, in Queenstown and Winton early today.

House damaged after blaze in Te Anau 2020-01-17 15:22:47Volunteer firefighters tackle a house fire near Te Anau yesterday. Photo: Te Anau Volunteer Fire Brigade Te Anau: Volunteer firefighters, mos

NZ curlers just out of medals 2020-01-17 10:30:00Close but not quite.

Many in aged care not eating enough: study 2020-01-17 10:30:00More than half of aged care residents do not eat enough, University of Otago research has shown. PHOTO: GETTY IMAGES More protein-rich snacks

Effectiveness of rabbit poisoning unclear 2020-01-17 10:30:00Dunstan Hospital. Photo: ODT It is not clear how well a rabbit-poisoning programme on the grounds of Dunstan Hospital is working.

King loses semifinal 2020-01-17 10:30:00New Zealand squash player Joelle King (left) battles hard but cannot overcome Egypt’s Nour El Sherbini in the semifinal of the Tournament of Cha

Normanby publicans shift to city’s south 2020-01-17 10:30:00Richard and Susanne Dagg have opened Heff’s Restaurant in South Dunedin and expect to close the Normanby Tavern in a couple of months. PHOTO: LI

Whio survive flood, Doc survey shows 2020-01-17 10:30:00A raft of whio, or blue ducks, discovered on rocks above a stream in the Route Burn last weekend. PHOTOS: DOC, HARLEY LAWSON Monitoring of blue

Teen wins best-presented heifer award at national event 2020-01-17 10:30:00Winton teenager Chloe Thomson won a best-presented heifer award at the National All Dairy Breeds Youth Camp in Stratford. PHOTO: SUPPLIED Sout

Inaugural Annual Southland Cheese Roll being held 2020-01-17 10:30:00It will be no rolls barred in Bluff next month when the inaugural Annual Southland Cheese Roll fundraiser comes to town.

Dunedin ‘buzz’ attracts fastenings supplier 2020-01-17 10:30:00Anzor account manager Steve Fitzgerald holds up the supplier's products for new premises on Portsmouth Dr in Dunedin in the background. PHOTO: GERARD

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Statement by Mayor Goff on Ihumātao 2020-01-21 17:30:32Auckland Council has been involved in discussions with the Crown and Kiingitanga, on behalf of mana whenua, to find a long-term resolution to the issu

Braided river façade one quarter complete at Te 2020-01-21 17:23:46The braided river effect of Te Pae Christchurch Convention Centre’s façade is taking shape, with CPB Contractors having now installed a

Update - bus crash, Glenorchy-Queenstown Road 2020-01-21 17:20:56Please attribute to Inspector Olaf Jensen, Otago Lakes Area Commander A 32-year-old man has been charged with careless driving causing injury followin

Driver attitudes to drink driving research - Brake 2020-01-21 17:00:05Road safety charity Brake says the results of research released by DB Breweries into the attitudes of drivers towards alcohol and driving are extremel

Temuka Pond desludging process begins 2020-01-21 16:53:41A process to improve the long term performance of the Temuka Oxidation Ponds has started this week. The approximately $500,000 project to desludge the

Faster access to electrical emergencies could save lives 2020-01-21 15:51:59Amending New Zealand’s Land Transport Rules to help lines mechanics respond faster to electrical emergencies could save lives, says Vector&rsquo

Public kept in the dark as sex offenders 2020-01-21 14:06:51Law and Order lobby group Sensible Sentencing Trust say public safety was put at risk when two sex offenders were on the loose for two weeks.

Two-car crash on Wairenga Road, Waikato District 2020-01-21 12:50:25Emergency services are at the scene of a serious two-vehicle crash on Waerenga Road, Waerenga. Police were called about 6am. Initial indications are o

Partnership focus for Maori academic's Fulbright study 2020-01-21 06:50:07A prestigious Fulbright New Zealand Scholar Award will enable a Massey University academic to research partnerships between indigenous communities and

New Government Statistician Mark Sowden starts today - 2020-01-21 02:09:40Government Statistician and Chief Executive, Mark Sowden, starts in his new role this week, (Tuesday, 21 January), Stats NZ said today.

Police name man who died following fall on 2020-01-21 01:00:25Police are now able to name the man who died following a fall on Mt Earnslaw on Saturday 18 January. He was Paul James Laurie, 61, of Brooklyn, Tasman

Restrictions for all Far North water supplies 2020-01-20 23:38:03Level 3 water restrictions are now in force for the Council’s Opononi-Omapere water supply. The increase from Level 2 to Level 3 restrictions is