8:53 AM.The man who almost 50-years-ago fired the first ever shot at an AOS callout, knocking the rifle out of the offenders hands, says at the time all he thought was how much hot water he would be in. Audio
8:48 AM.A Motiti Island hapu says a beacon should be put on the spot where the container ship Rena ran aground to prevent another disaster occurring; Ngati Kahungunu is accusing the government of bowing down… Read moreAudio
8:42 AM.The union for senior doctors, the Association of Salaried Medical Specialists, says New Zealand's reliance on overseas-trained doctors won't fill the country's immense shortage of medical specialists.
7:12 AM.The Labour Party has released its last big ticket item for the election campaign - promising to make doctors visits and prescriptions free for children aged up to 13, pregnant women and the over-65s. Audio
6:27 AM.Ngati Kahungunu is accusing the government of bowing down to big business by changing legislation about Foreign Charter Vessels, which it says will reduce tribal fishing quota by up to… Read moreAudio
6:00 AM.Labour has released its last big ticket election policy, Winston Peters pokes fun at Asian diction during campaign launch, Man shot while driving through Feilding street, Auckland Transport pays… Read moreAudio