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Music starts for Earthlings around Area 51 events New! 2019-09-20 02:48:00HIKO, Nev. – Sound checks echoed from a distant main stage while Daniel Martinez whirled and danced at dusty makeshift festival grounds just aft

U.S. military to present several options to Trump New! 2019-09-20 02:47:00By LOLITA C. BALDOR The Associated Press WASHINGTON – The Pentagon will present a broad ra

Walgreens to launch drone delivery test New! 2019-09-20 02:44:00Walgreens and a Google affiliate are testing drone deliveries that can put drugstore products on customer doorsteps minutes after being ordered.

Police Reports for Sept. 18 New! 2019-09-20 02:33:00Note to readers: Information in police reports is obtained from the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office and city police departments. Individuals list

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Sycamore taking orders for tree program New! 2019-09-20 02:30:00SYCAMORE – The city of Sycamore announced it is accepting orders for its tree program between 8:30 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday through Friday at the

DeKalb Chamber, Athena Committee name Athena Award finalists New! 2019-09-20 02:30:00DeKALB – The DeKalb Chamber of Commerce and the ATHENA Committee have announced six finalists for this year’s award, given annually t

DeKalb teens charged in connection with armed robbery New! 2019-09-20 02:29:00DeKALB – Three DeKalb teens who police said threatened to shoot their victims during a robbery have been arrested, according to DeKalb police.

DeKalb School District 428 to tackle decade-old bond New! 2019-09-20 01:58:00DeKALB – DeKalb School District 428 Board members approved a budget with a $7 million deficit this week, but will soon be making what they said

DeKalb blogger's tweet about self-acceptance goes viral New! 2019-09-20 01:56:00DeKALB – Melissa Blake calls herself “a down-home Carrie Bradshaw,” says she can recite all 50 states in alphabetical order, loves g

Trump says gun bill negotiations going ‘very slowly’ New! 2019-09-20 01:41:00WASHINGTON – President Donald Trump on Thursday poured cold water on prospects for a bipartisan compromise on gun legislation, even as Attorney

Iran envoy: ‘All-out war’ to result if hit New! 2019-09-20 01:40:00DUBAI, United Arab Emirates – Any attack on Iran by the U.S. or Saudi Arabia will spark an "all-out war," Tehran's top diplomat warned Thursd

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Death following serious motorcycle crash at Moerewa New! 2019-09-20 04:43:00A man has died following a serious crash on State Highway 1 near Moerewa this afternoon.

UPDATE: E-scooter incident, central Auckland New! 2019-09-20 04:42:00Police can confirm a 23-year-old man has passed away following an incident involving an e-scooter in central Auckland on Monday 16 September.

Police on routine patrol recover shotgun in Hamilton New! 2019-09-20 02:52:00Police officers on a routine patrol arrested two gang members for unlawful possession of a shotgun overnight.

Final update: Police Operation in Grey Lynn New! 2019-09-20 00:58:00Police have now left a Grey Lynn address following the execution of a search warrant.

MESH adds sculpture to popular central city park New! 2019-09-20 00:40:00Hamilton’s award-winning Victoria on the River central city park will feature a new sculpture thanks to the generosity of philanthropic arts org

Councils sparring for voters in video Vote Off New! 2019-09-20 00:18:00Councils around the country are going head to head in a bid to lift voter turnout in this year’s local government elections.

Artefacts found during Coromandel Town main street upgrade New! 2019-09-19 23:59:00A range of artefacts have been unearthed this week on the work-site of the Coromandel Town roading improvement project.

Police and services dogs compete for national honours New! 2019-09-19 23:58:00Paws, pride and professionalism are on the line next week when 23 Police and Services dog teams compete against each other for national titles.

Police urge riders to be safe and think New! 2019-09-19 23:46:00Police would like to remind recreational users of motorcycles at parks and reserves to respect others and ensure their bikes are roadworthy.

Police operation - Grey Lynn New! 2019-09-19 23:28:00Auckland City Police are currently undertaking a pre-planned search warrant on Sussex Street in Grey Lynn.

Upgrading Aotea/Great Barrier tracks to prevent dieback New! 2019-09-19 23:00:00Ten tracks on Aotea / Great Barrier Island are being upgraded to prevent the spread of kauri dieback disease.

Police operation nets 216kg of meth, cash and New! 2019-09-19 22:34:00Three people have been arrested and more than 200kgs of methamphetamine has been seized in the Waikato following an investigation by New Zealand Polic

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Ratepayers to stump up for wastewater cost 2019-09-18 13:00:21Upper Selwyn Huts residents Graeme Young and Graham Evans are some of the residents who will be paying for their wastewater system. PHOTO: MARTIN HUNT

Principal takes action to stop parking in 'kiss 2019-09-18 13:00:21People parking in Lincoln Primary School’s ‘kiss and go’ area has prompted its principal Viv Butcher to meet with the district counc

Council criticised for crime camera meeting 2019-09-18 13:00:21The city council has been criticised over a decision to exclude the public from a meeting about Sumner’s crime cameras.

Small Canterbury township becomes hot spot for real 2019-09-18 13:00:21File photo It has been named as one of the 20 fastest moving property "suburbs" in New Zealand over the past year — and it only has a p

Administrator wins national award 2019-09-18 12:30:00Cancer Society of New Zealand Otago and Southland Division events and community campaigns team leader Tracey Fleet is the AAPNZ administrative profess

Young scientists present big ideas 2019-09-18 12:30:00Photo: Petrina Wright Hundreds of primary and secondary school youngsters from across Southland presented their research projects at the 2019 N

Trial introduction of two trylines proved popular innovation 2019-09-18 12:30:00Conversions are so 2018.

Officers' bravery recognised 2019-09-18 12:30:00Jim Boult. Two Queenstown police officers have received bravery awards for helping save a critically injured man's life.

TAB boss resigns as changes continue 2019-09-18 12:30:00John Allen. Racing Industry Transition Authority (Rita) boss John Allen has resigned as the slow transformation of the New Zealand racing indus

Rescue helicopter service airlifts 200 more during year 2019-09-18 12:30:00Otago Rescue Helicopter Trust paramedics Pete Walker-Nell (left) and Ryan Burgess (right) test the trust's new ICU gear with Otago Motor Club Trust m

Sector taking green steps 2019-09-18 12:30:00Skyline Queenstown's general manager Wayne Rose and operations manager Pierre Poyet with the tourism company's new cups. Photo: Supplied Cutt

Parks contract on offer 2019-09-18 12:30:00Gary Kircher The controversial parks maintenance contract for the Waitaki district will now - for the second time - go to the open market.

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Police on routine patrol recover shotgun in Hamilton New! 2019-09-20 02:20:23Police officers on a routine patrol arrested two gang members for unlawful possession of a shotgun overnight. About 1am local officers noticed a breac

Melling interchange construction must follow consents - Chamber New! 2019-09-20 01:46:21Improving traffic flows north of Wellington along State Highway 2 is one step closer today following the New Zealand Transport Agency's decision to p

Not-for-profit tackles period poverty New! 2019-09-20 01:34:17They’ve only been up and running for a few months, but a New Zealand not-for-profit has already made a big impact on period poverty in New Zeala

MESH adds sculpture to popular central city park New! 2019-09-20 00:40:02Hamilton’s award-winning Victoria on the River central city park will feature a new sculpture thanks to the generosity of philanthropic arts org

Councils sparring for voters in video Vote Off New! 2019-09-20 00:18:44Councils around the country are going head to head in a bid to lift voter turnout in this year’s local government elections.

Police and services dogs compete for national honours New! 2019-09-19 23:55:50Paws, pride and professionalism are on the line next week when 23 Police and Services dog teams compete against each other for national titles.

Nominations open for Youth Awards New! 2019-09-19 23:52:18Do you know an impressive young person who has achieved great things this year? Now is your chance to nominate them for the annual Taupō D

Immunisation Schedule prioritised until MMR vaccine stocks replenished New! 2019-09-19 23:50:48While vaccine supplies remain limited, the Ministry of Health has advised DHBs to prioritise MMR vaccinations for 15 month and 4 year olds. Local MMR

Council welcomes NZTA confirmation of Prebbleton intersection funding New! 2019-09-19 23:46:22Selwyn District Council has welcomed the news that NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) has now approved funding for safety upgrades at two important Prebbleton

Police urge riders to be safe and think New! 2019-09-19 23:45:20Police would like to remind recreational users of motorcycles at parks and reserves to respect others and ensure their bikes are roadworthy.

CFFC joins forces with Housing New Zealand New! 2019-09-19 23:33:53CFFC and Housing New Zealand have signed an agreement to work together to help Housing New Zealand customers and staff enhance their financial capabil

Police operation - Grey Lynn New! 2019-09-19 23:30:24Attribute to Detective Sergeant Martin Friend, Auckland City CIB: Auckland City Police are currently undertaking a pre-planned search warrant on Susse