43 days ago

Did you witness a crash last week?

The Team Reporter from Southland Times

Police are seeking witnesses to a two-vehicle crash at the roundabout on the intersection of Dee and Tay streets in Invercargill about 3.30pm on Wednesday. The crash involved a white Subaru Legacy and a silver Suzuki Swift.

Police believe there were several witnesses. Anyone who has information in relation to the crash is asked to contact Constable Andrew Kenning, of Invercargill.

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3 hours ago

Australian police officers lose 67kg in run up to Queenstown marathon

Nicole Mathewson Reporter from Queenstown News

An Australian police officer will run her first marathon in Queenstown after losing 52 kilograms since taking up running three years ago.

Kathie Alonso, 48, will be running with husband Jose, 52, also a police officer in Queensland, who lost 15kg as he joined Kathie on her weight loss journey.

They started running 10-kilometre events and progressed to half marathons before deciding to tackle the full 42.2km distance in Queenstown on Saturday.

Are you participating in Saturday's Queenstown Marathon? Tell us more in the comments below!

1 day ago

Poll: Would you pay to use your neighbours' swimming pool?

The Team Reporter from Stuff

People rent out baches, rooms in their houses, their garages and car parking spaces, so surely hiring out swimming pools is the next logical step.

A new app lets people hire their private pools by the hour, but it hasn't come to New Zealand - yet.

To read more, click here.

Would you pay to use your neighbours' swimming pool?
  • 27.5% Yes please!
    27.5% Complete
  • 72.5% No, that's weird.
    72.5% Complete
1126 votes
1 day ago

Together with New Zealand Police we're shutting the gate on rural crime! 🐮❤️

The Team from Neighbourhood Support New Zealand

Learn more about our new rural crime prevention signs, now available for purchase to the public, on our website: neighbourhoodsupport.co.nz or click the 'Read More' link below. 📰