18 Sep 2012

Top Stories for Tuesday 18 September 2012

From Morning Report, 6:00 am on 18 September 2012

Maori council says iwi will boycott government water hui, South Island council alliance to counter Auckland power, Paula Bennett outlines changes to welfare system, Christchurch schools start fight back to stop closures, Vice Chief of Defence says staff pleased by pay rise, Labour intends to apply pressure to Key over John Banks, Residents and business owners want more safety in Kapiti.