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Air NZ blames inaccurate headwind predictions for turbulent launch of New York flights

By RNZ A database that provided faulty predictions on headwinds is being blamed for the bumpy start to Air New Zealand's flagship service to and from New York.The airline blamed extreme weather for disruption to a non-stop flight...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 11:49 am

Crash blocking two lanes on Auckland's Harbour Bridge

A crash is blocking two northbound lanes of the Auckland Harbour Bridge.Motorists are being warned to merge with care after the smash that has left just one lane free.Delays are expected for those wanting to travel north. SH1...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 11:40 am

Wires, charging devices cause of restaurant fire in Dunedin

The fire which gutted a popular Indian restaurant in North Dunedin has been found to have originated in a counter where poorly stored wires and charging electrical devices were kept.The blaze happened early in the morning of April...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 11:18 am

Muru director says Oscar nomination is real-life recognition for the suffering of 2007 Urewera raids

Tearepa Kahi says his latest film, Muru, being submitted to the Academy Awards is an acknowledgement of the communities it is set in as much as the film itself.The film, about the 2007 'Terror Raids' in Te Urewera, is continuing...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 11:17 am

Ashburton College principal dismisses resignation calls over claims of bullying by students

Ashburton College principal Ross Preece feels no pressure to resign after further stinging national media bullying claims against his school.The allegations, which included a suggestion that a student attempted suicide because she...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 11:00 am

'Right side of my body was paralysed': Football player fights back from mini-stroke

If Napier City Rovers need any inspiration on how to front up when the going gets tough in the National League, they need to look no further than Cameron Emerson. In Emerson's own words, he describes his 2021 as a "rough season"....

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 10:49 am

Remains of 60 whānau will be returned to Aotearoa from Austria after 130 years away

The first repatriation of kōiwi and Kōimi T'chakat Moriori from Austria will see the remains of more than 60 individuals return to Aotearoa after more than 130 years.The remains of approximately 64 individuals will be...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 10:01 am

Air NZ's New York flight: New planes ordered to normalise route

Air New Zealand has ordered new planes to tackle issues facing direct flights from New York to Auckland.Speaking to NewstalkZB's Mike Hosking, Air New Zealand chief flight operations and safety officer Dave Morgan said the new direct...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 9:44 am

Complaint made to police about Dunedin mayoral candidate, councillor Lee Vandervis' conduct

A woman who had an altercation with Dunedin mayoral candidate Lee Vandervis says she has complained to police.Anne Marie Parsons, 80, said she felt the Dunedin city councillor's conduct after a candidates' meeting in the city last...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 9:31 am

Opinion: The state of mental health in Aotearoa is sickening and needs immediate injection of love and care

OPINION This week is Mental Health Awareness Week, and I've been reflecting on the need to raise awareness of something so prevalent.Every year, more than 1 in 4 New Zealanders will experience mental distress, according to Statistics...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 9:30 am

Owners reunited with Burrito the dog after lucky sighting by searchers

By Matthew Theunissen of RNZ After 11 days lost in Auckland's Botanic Gardens, celebrity toy poodle Burrito has been found by two dog walkers on a riverbank ... shivering, hungry and badly dehydrated but alive.Three-year-old...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 8:42 am

One dead in crash north of Kaikōura; Police seek witnesses

One person has died and another has been injured in two-vehicle crash on State Highway 1 north of Kaikōura.A car and truck collided just before 6am on SH I at Hapuku. The second person suffered minor injuries and was treated...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 8:11 am

Pioneer journalist and broadcaster Gordon Dryden dies, aged 91

Pioneer journalist and radio talkback host Gordon Dryden has died, aged 91.His death was confirmed by his family, who issued a notice to the Herald yesterday."Gordon saw himself as a pioneer in associated television network in...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 7:40 am

Queen Elizabeth death: We have a new monarch, now what?

By Sharon Brettkelly of RNZ When the British royal family next steps out onto the balcony of Buckingham Palace to wave to the public, it'll be a slimmed-down version of past appearances, royal experts say.Expect to see the King...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 7:25 am

Invercargill hit-and-run victim able to move hands and toes

The 19-year-old Invercargill man who was a victim of a hit-and-run at the weekend was able to move his hands and toes yesterday, his father says.Bricklayer Ryan Phillips was walking home from a work party about 6.15am on Sunday...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 7:24 am

Earthquake: 4.7 magnitude quake hits West Coast region overnight

A 4.7 magnitude earthquake has struck on the West Coast overnight.Hundreds of people have reported feeling the quake which hit shortly before 2am about 10km northeast of Greymouth. DID YOU FEEL IT? EMAIL US GeoNet reported...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 6:09 am

Long weekend tragedies: Four dead and several others critical after horror crashes

Four people have died and several others are fighting for their lives after a series of horror crashes on roads over the long weekend. Two people were killed and two others critically injured in a two-vehicle crash on Rodda Rd,...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 6:00 am

50 years on: Former Ashburton cop shot through the chest 'left to die' on the ground

Senior Constable Vince Nolan vividly remembers the night when a shotgun blast blew out his ribs and left a hole in his chest.Fifty years ago this month the pellets flung him backwards and he was left to die on the ground of the...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 6:00 am

Herald morning quiz: September 27

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Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 6:00 am

Police used false information to access powerful network of surveillance cameras

Police falsely reported cars as stolen to gain access to powerful databases that record number plates when hunting for the women whose travel sparked the Northland Covid-19 lockdown last October.Detectives identified the cars associated...

Source: - National | 27 Sep 2022 | 6:00 am



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