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The forecast is for sun, cheap costumes and lots of alcohol. Welcome to the annual Hyde Street Party.
Stuff     20 Apr 2024 05:00
Unofficial festivities kicked off slightly earlier than 10am for some.
NZHerald
It is one of the biggest days on the student calendar, but this year’s Hyde St party is featuring something new: a gender reveal party.
Stuff

The son went searching for his parents after he couldn't find them in their home.
NZHerald     20 Apr 2024 10:18

David Seymour accused the tribunal of "race fanaticism", while Shane Jones said it had no business operating as a "star chamber" summoning ministers to give evidence.
1 News     20 Apr 2024 14:57
The Children’s Minister is fighting a summons to appear at the Tribunal, while the Prime Minister is warning his ministers about ‘ill considered’ critiques.
Stuff

Sam Neill speaks to Kurt Bayer during wine harvest at his Central Otago vineyards.
NZHerald     20 Apr 2024 13:48

A Kerikeri man deliberately drilled holes in 50 trees and poisoned them. He explains why.
NZHerald     20 Apr 06:00 AM
A Kerikeri man deliberately drilled holes in 50 trees and poisoned them. He explains why.
NZHerald

Readers share their views on housing development, Māori wards and the Government’s fast-track legislation.
Stuff     20 Apr 2024 04:30
Stuff reached out to every council that has established Māori wards or is planning to for the 2025 local body elections.
Stuff

MetService is forecasting periods of heavy rain with possible downpours and thunderstorms. Amounts may approach warning criteria and may even exceed warning amounts in localised areas.
1 News     19 Apr 2024 20:27

Air New Zealand said aircraft were departing, but arrivals were impacted by low visibility.
1 News     20 Apr 2024 10:14
Seven flights into and out of Christchurch have been cancelled on Saturday morning due to fog.
ODT

NZHerald    
Two 70-year-old Northland women reveal their strength training tips.
NZHerald

Learn about the meanings and history behind the creations of local weavers, which are on display at a new exhibition.
Stuff     20 Apr 2024 05:00
Invercargill artist Lisa Benson’s new exhibition, imagined in the early 2000s, uses a multimedia format to express time and light.
Stuff

A highly potent synthetic opioid which could cause death has been found in fake diazepam tablets in Wellington.
Stuff     20 Apr 2024 18:25

A "recidivist spree burglar" was found by one of her victims using a GPS fob attached to a set of keys she had stolen.
ODT    

Police said they were called to the accident around 3.35am. The person died at the scene.
1 News     20 Apr 2024 07:52
One person died in a two-car crash on Great North Rd in Grey Lynn, Auckland at 3.35am.
NZHerald
The crash took place on Great North Rd in Grey Lynn and was reported to police around 3.35am.
Stuff

A New Zealand animal behaviour researcher says ram attacks are rare but the injuries inflicted can be similar to being hit by a car.
ODT    

They were a loving couple in their 80s, living out their retirement dream - until an encounter with a killer sheep.
Stuff     20 Apr 2024 05:00
The family of Helge and Gaye Hansen have been left reeling after the elderly couple were apparently killed in their paddock by a rogue ram.
RNZ

Holiday Records is the only place in Australasia that presses what is known as biovinyl.
Stuff     20 Apr 2024 05:00
Holiday Records is the only place in Australasia that presses what is known as biovinyl.
Stuff

A professional woman with a net worth in the millions felt she hadn’t been provided for adequately after her partner died and left his entire $2 million estate to his son – so she went to court to...
ODT    

Emergency services were called to the incident on Haverstock Road in Sandringham at around 8.55am.
Stuff     20m ago
A number of emergency service staff are at the scene.
NZHerald

One person has been taken to hospital with moderate injuries.
1 News     20 Apr 2024 14:24
A person has been taken to Dunedin Hospital with moderate injuries.
RNZ

Newshub    
The worker was winched out by crane after becoming trapped under a steel pole at Auckland Council's Central Interceptor site.
RNZ

A car was used to break into a superette, and then the two occupants fled in another car.
RNZ     about 1 hour ago

Scott Beard recalls Grace Millane's mum sobbing beside him in court as her killer's lawyers argued she had asked him to strangle her. AUDIO
RNZ     1:53 pm today

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Saturday, 20 April, 2024 19:04