She was hit on a railway bridge in Ngaruawahia.
Yet Andrew King has no regrets about raising the idea.
The man is now recovering after suffering a fractured skull.
The upper North Island will bear the brunt of the weather.
It could be hours before a blaze south of Hamilton is fully extinguished.
One of the trio has since been arrested and charged with aggravated robbery.
Two armed men bashed their way into locked cabinets and made off with armfuls cigarettes.
Four people were killed in a high-speed crash in June 2016.
Around 130 people gathered at the Waikato Rodeo on Saturday to call for an end to the sport's "cruelty".
A Newshub cameraman at the scene says emergency services are focusing on an area surrounding a harvester.
Two men are on trial for manslaughter after four people were killed in a collision.
Auckland and Waikato residents are being assaulted by thousands of the bugs.
MetService has issued a severe weather warning in many regions for Sunday.
A 34-year-old woman has died in Waikato Hospital hours after crashing into a tree on a rural road. Her husband survived the crash.
State Highway 3 is now closed at the Golf Rd intersection.
It's time to batten down the hatches and get out the hot chocolate.
Police are asking anyone who is offered cheap designer clothing to think twice.