9 Feb 2012

Top Stories for Thursday 9 February 2012

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 9 February 2012

Opponents say Wanganui's maternity plans could endanger lives; Chief Executive outlines reasons for maternity care travel; Brownlee says frustration growing with Christchurch council; Maori make clear to government distaste at hasty hui; Hui reinforce message from Maori; Aspects of Pike River investigation challenged; Syrian troops resume their bombardment of Homs.