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Youth Volunteering Focus For Volunteer Awareness Week

24 April 2009 - Recognising and encouraging volunteering by young people will be the main focus for Volunteer Awareness Week 2009, to be held 14-20 June.

HMNZS Rotoiti Arrives At The Devonport Naval Base

24 April 2009 - The newest member of the Naval Fleet, In Shore Vessel HMNZS ROTOITI - Pennant Number P3569 - berthed at Devonport Naval Base early this afternoon.

Why Are We Waiting?

24 April 2009 - Health Care Aotearoa says government targets for waiting times in emergency departments encourage behaviour that doesn't meet people's needs.

Kiwis Want Environmentally Sustainable Agriculture

24 April 2009 - Kiwis believe water pollution and water related issues are the most important environmental issues facing New Zealand, according to the fifth biennial survey of Public Perceptions of New Zealand's Environment released this month.

Archaeological Digging Best Left To Experts

Archaeological Digging Best Left To Experts

24 April 2009 - The discovery of a bronze nail from an historic shipwreck north of Gisborne has come with a reminder from the New Zealand Historic Places Trust (NZHPT) about the process that should be followed if the public come across potential archaeological artefacts.

Air Force Pays Respects To Fallen Kiwis In Korea

Air Force Pays Respects To Fallen Kiwis In Korea

24 April 2009 - The crew of a Royal New Zealand Air Force Orion from No 5 Squadron paid their respects to New Zealander servicemen who lost their lives during the Korean War (1950-53) yesterday.

Police Arrest Man Over Typo In Bail Conditions

Police Arrest Man Over Typo In Bail Conditions

Wellington, April 24 NZPA - A typing error by a court clerk led to police grabbing a man off the street and locking him in a cell for several days.

Peter Stewart Released After Serving 1/3 Of Sentence

Wellington, April 24 NZPA - A prominent Christchurch businessman who was jailed last year for the historic rape of a young girl will be released having served a third of his sentence.

Sentencing For Woman Over Lead-Up To Motorway Drama Delayed

Auckland, April 24 NZPA - A teenage woman who drove a man who later the same day was allegedly at the centre of an Auckland motorway shooting has had her sentencing delayed.

15 Year Old Sobs After He Is Jailed For Five Years

Wellington, April 24 NZPA - Fifteen-year-old Peter Kerson Konui sobbed loudly as he hugged his family and friends one by one before he began his five-year jail term.