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Update, William Stewart

7 April 2009 - At 0425 hrs this morning the 7th April 2009 there was a burglary of the Four Square Store in the Main Street of Darfield. A member of the public heard the alarm when he was driving through the township and saw a grey 4WD Ute leaving the scene.

Police Concerns For Man

7 April 2009 - Christchurch Police are concerned about the welfare of Donald Cameron KERR. Mr KERR left Stonehurst Backpackers, Gloucester Street, on the morning of Tuesday, 31 March 2009. Since this day he has not been seen.

6000 Staff Face Uncertain Future In Auckland Council Transition

6000 Staff Face Uncertain Future In Auckland Council Transition

7 April 2009 - "The Government has condemned 6000 local government staff and their families to more than a year of job uncertainty," says PSA National Secretary Richard Wagstaff.

He was responding to the Government's decisions on Auckland Governance released this afternoon.

The Waikato River Must Stay In Waikato

7 April 2009 - Governance and management of the entire Waikato River catchment must remain within the Waikato region, says Environment Waikato chair Peter Buckley.

Single Council Model Is Unique To Auckland

7 April 2009 - Horizons Chairman Garrick Murfitt said today that establishing an Auckland 'mega council' might be the right decision for that region, but suggestions of other regions doing the same need to be treated with caution.

Global Prices On The Up, But Stronger Kiwi Dollar Holds Pump Prices

7 APRIL 2009 - Fuel prices were stable during March, moving just once during the month. According to AA PetrolWatch, 91 octane petrol began the month on $1.64 per litre in the main centres, and fell five cents in mid-March to $1.59, while diesel dropped from $1.01 per litre to 99 cents.

How To Avoid Being Hot, Cross And Sick This Easter

7 April 2009 - Easter is a traditional time for baking, delicious family meals and special treats. The New Zealand Food Safety Authority (NZFSA) is offering Kiwis simple food safety tips to help you enjoy your Easter holiday.

Waikato Police Resume Search For Missing Hauraki Woman

Waikato Police Resume Search For Missing Hauraki Woman

7 April 2009 - Police reviewing the case of a missing Hauraki Plains woman searched an area near Ngatea today trying to find her remains.

Acting Detective Senior Sergeant Mark Greene said Sara Neithe was 32 when she went missing in 2003.

Fast Response To Create One Auckland Absolutely First Class

7 APRIL 2009 - The quick response by the government to the Royal Commission's recommendation to implement one big council for Auckland is absolutely positive, the Employers and Manufacturers Association (Northern) says.

Forest & Bird Slates High Country Report

Forest & Bird Slates High Country Report

7 April 2009 - Forest & Bird is very disappointed that the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment's report on high-country tenure review is out of touch with recent developments, riddled with inaccuracies and poorly argued.