3:45 PM.Why do seabirds/shorebirds screech and land birds sing (what is to our ears) melodious notes? If Immigration NZ has the prerogative to refuse entry to anyone coming into this country, why can't it… Read moreAudio
3:46 PM.This year, the Red Delicious has been surpassedby the Gala apple in America. US growers are projected to produce 51.7 million boxes of Red Delicious apples and 52.4 million boxes of Gala apples. The… Read moreAudio
4:06 PM.The National party announced it wants Chelsea Manning banned from New Zealand. New business council set up with Air NZ CEO as chair. Police told to clear the air around expenses leak. Can you give… Read moreAudio
4:10 PM.Has Jacinda Ardern finally won over the business community? Economist Dr Peter Wilson joins us to chat about the new Business Advisory Council, and whether it's judicious politics or window dressing.
4:27 PM.Ken Turner from the Waitakere Ranges Local Board was erroneously paid more than $4,000 while on a six-week holiday in Europe due to a council stuff-up. He gave the money to charity - but did he make a… Read moreAudio
4:47 PM.Environment Southland wants to introduce a bevvy of new rules for cat-owners, including compulsory micro-chipping, de-sexing, and not allowing any new cats in the area. It's meant to help achieve… Read moreAudio
4:52 PM.Tens-of-thousands of dollars' worth of food was stolen from freezers outside the famed Moeraki restaurant, Fleur's Place, earlier this month. The owner, Fleur Sullivan, joins us on the line. Audio