Consultation on Hamilton City Council’s proposal to change to a capital value rating system has closed.
A total of 664 submissions were received on the review of the rating system.
Despite working in winds occasionally gusting above 40 knots, salvors have today removed 15 containers from the stern of the cargo vessel Rena, taking the total number of containers removed to 64.
A University of Canterbury postgraduate student is investigating how homeless or rough-sleeping young people use their mobile phones on the streets.
John Key is trying to scare and confuse New Zealanders by saying mass surveillance by the GCSB is needed to achieve the country’s cyber protection, the Green Party said today.
New Zealand’s top rally pairing, Hayden Paddon and John Kennard, has taken their best-ever result in a World Rally Championship car with a well-deserved sixth place at this weekend’s Coates Hire Rally Australia.
MTV EMA season is underway! MTV today has revealed the first four nominees for the Best New Zealand Act: Lorde, Stan Walker, Ginny Blackmore and Broods.
It'll be very good news for three players from Auckland and Waitara when they realise they've won a $333,333 share of Lotto's First Division following this evening's draw, says NZ Lotteries' Chief Executive Todd McLeay.
Mike Smith, Chair of the Sustainable Energy Association of Australia (SEA) Board of Directors, today announced the appointment of Dermot Costello as SEA’s new Chief Executive Officer.
A re-elected National Government will continue to support and assist Kiwi families with targeted health, education, justice and social development initiatives in our comprehensive Children and Families plan.
The National Government are pushing a Cyprus-style solution to bank failure in New Zealand which will see small depositors lose some of their savings to fund big bank bailouts, the Green Party said today.
Kiwi rockers, Shihad, will make New Zealand music history tonight with a broadcast event of epic proportions.
A Lotto Powerball player from Feilding will be marking the end of a cold and wet winter with a red hot $7.2 million boost to their bank account.
The winning ticket was sold at Feilding Video Centre in Feilding.
A person was found deceased in a vehicle at Peka Peka Beach in the early hours of Saturday 13/09/2014.
"Earlier this week I issued a warning about restructuring at Maori Television (MTS) which would involve Te Kaea being wound up, Native Affairs being turned into a magazine-style show, and staff cuts across MTS’ news and Current Affairs division", said MANA Movement Leader and MP for Te Tai Toke
Fonterra has today donated $1 million dollars to the Red Cross Christchurch Earthquake Appeal.
New Zealand owned and operated rental car Company JUCY is taking action with the launch of their new driver safety video, an educational initiative to combat the number of accidents caused by overseas drivers unfamiliar with our unique road conditions and rules.
Nelson builder Jonny Lewis has scooped top place over twenty other Gold Reserve finalists from around New Zealand to become a National Winner in the Registered Master Builders 2013 House of the Year - PlaceMakers New Homes $250,000 - $350,000 category.
Lower Hutt Police and other emergency services are currently at the scene of a crash on State Highway 2 near Melling Link.