27 Nov 2015

Checkpoint Top Stories for Thursday 27 November 2015

From Checkpoint, 5:00 pm on 27 November 2015

A Porirua deputy principal who had sex with her 12 year old student is tonight beginning a prison term of more than ten years. Stretched firefighters are now facing blazes on two fronts after a second fire broke out in Marlborough. An 86 year old woman who waited two days for a mercy mission has been winched aboard a chopper from a cruise ship. The last time a litre of 91 cost you a dollar 55 at the pump was back in 2009. That is, until this week in Rotorua. A Kerikeri man is challenging Customs to say if it knew imported lamp bases contained bags of foreign soil. And It's the test within a test - the first day-night test AND the first using a pink ball, and it's underway at the Adelaide Oval.