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Statement from Sergeant Warren Shaw, Waikato Search and Rescue
Waikato Police Search and Rescue, and the Auckland Maritime Unit, continue to make inquiries in regards to the whereabouts of Alan Langdon and his daughter.
Hamilton Police are investigating after a man’s body was found in the Waikato River yesterday evening at around 7.00pm.
The man is yet to be identified and a post mortem is being conducted this afternoon.
Police will then be in the process of notifying his next of kin.
The SKYCITY Breakers have welcomed a new import into their midst with the Boxing Day arrival of 29-year-old American Paul Carter to the team, and the versatile 6,5" Carter has wasted no time in getting on the floor and up to speed with the North Shore based club.
Mt Ruapehu's iconic Happy Valley ski area is being transformed into a new 'Snow Park' concept complete with ‘carpet' style surface lifts, new access elevators and a longer ski season thanks to new high tech snowmaking gear.
A busy afternoon of domestic T20 clashes is underway with the Auckland Aces looking to regain the top slot on the McDonald's Super Smash table at a warm and overcast Mt Maunganui's Bay Oval.
Wellington Police have now spoken to a number of people in relation to the killing of 30 year-old Lois Tolley at her Ward Street home in Upper Hutt on Friday 9 December 2016.
Their account of events have been critical in helping Police piece together the circumstances of this killing.
SH1 north of Wellington is very slow going at the moment, as everyone seems to be leaving town at once.
According to police traffic units, the traffic is very slow going from Plimmerton all the way up to Otaki.
After regaining top spot on the McDonald’s Super Smash log, following a convincing victory over the Wellington Firebirds, the Central Stags have confirmed that Ross Taylor and Luke Feldman will be joining the squad in New Plymouth, as they prepare for two matches in three days, against the Auck
Police and emergency services are attending a fatal crash on State Highway 3/Napier Road, Ashhurst.
One person has died in the crash which occurred at 5.45pm.
The road is closed with diversions in place and the serious crash unit is investigating.
New Zealand travellers will be able to fly all the way by A380 from Auckland and Christchurch to Morocco from late March next year when Emirates upgrades capacity on the service.
The BLACKCAPS have named a 14-man squad for the upcoming ANZ Twenty20 series against Bangladesh.
BLACKCAPS squad for ANZ Twenty20 Series
Kane Williamson (c) Corey Anderson
Colin de Grandhomme
Martin Guptill Lockie Ferguson
Batting first has been the order of the day on a fine Boxing Day after Wellington Firebirds captain Hamish Marshall won the toss against the Central Stags at the Basin Reserve, and Canterbury Kings captain Andrew Ellis did the same against the Otago Volts at Alexandra's Molyneux Park in today's t
Police can confirm the crash that occurred on Napier Road/State Highway 3, Ashhurst, earlier this evening involved a car and motorcycle.
The motorcyclist died at the scene and the two occupants of the car received moderate injuries.
More than 12,000 extra school children have joined the government’s programme to reduce rheumatic fever.
Health Minister Tony Ryall says the latest schools to join since the start of the year are in Northland (11), Counties-Manukau (18), and Waikato (five).
Leading international researchers and doctors are meeting at the University of Otago, Wellington this week to identify new approaches to reducing the very high levels of rheumatic fever in New Zealand and Australia.
Police are in attendance at a drowning near Whangamata.
A kayaker, a 68-year-old male, has drowned while kayaking near Donut Island, off the Whangamata Coast.
Police are supporting the family during this difficult time.
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The Wellington Firebirds team to play the Central Stags at Wellington’s Basin Reserve on Boxing Day, Monday 26th December has been named. The match starts at 4:00pm.
After their thrilling win over Auckland on Christmas Eve, the Firebirds will take the same twelve into the match.