Checkpoint is RNZ’s weekday drive-time news programme.
Our multi-media show broadcasts on 101FM, and you can also watch it live on our website, Freeview Channel 50 and Face TV on Sky Channel 083. Hosted by Lisa Owen.
It will be months before Mataura residents know the full extent of the flooding risk after discovering issues with their stop banks.
Environment Southland is undertaking more investigations after announcing residents in Gore, Mataura and Wyndham may need to evacuate sooner than planned.
Its Mullet Mania in the Manawatū. The results are in, and the winners of Manawatū's best Mullet have been announced.
Eighteen-year-old engineer Jonty White took out the adult title, while two-year-old Baylor Munro triumphed in the popular junior title.
More than 5,000 locals voted for their...
A forensic scientist says examining the bones of two children found hidden in suitcases could reveal vital details of how they were treated during their young lives and what happened to them and when.
An Auckland family made the grisly discovery after buying the contents of an abandoned storage...