The chicks and eggs at Eastbourne's embattled dotterel colony have been all but wiped out for a second season in a row with only a single survivor tagged.
Lotto's $42 million Powerball rolled over on Wednesday night, boosting the prize to $50m on Saturday - potentially the biggest ever.
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What would you do with $50 million?
Wellington City Council is short on cash and mulling a parking fees hike. Options on the table include night parking charges or expanding the CBD area of high-price parking. Or they could always just increase rates. www.stuff.co.nz...
23.3% Yes, make night owls pay for parking.23.3% Complete
31.1% Yes, make people who park on CBD fringes pay more.31.1% Complete
45.6% No, let ratepayers foot the bill.45.6% Complete
Does anyone in the Epuni or Naenae area need occasional clean fresh food scraps suitable for compost or feeding to pigs or chickens. I hate throwing this out but dont have enough to make my own compost