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Parents were being urged to check their children had been vaccinated.

1200 people exposed to measles at church camp

Anyone not immunised was being told to go into quarantine.

The crash happened earlier this month.

Chinese man charged over tourist bus crash which killed five

The bus crashed near Rotorua earlier this month.

A police car.

Three flown to hospital after early morning crash

A car crashed into a bridge near the town of Atiamuri.

Watch: Steve Chadwick talks Rotorua going bilingual.

Two years after bilingualism commitment, how is Rotorua going?

Mayor Steve Chadwick says becoming NZ's first bilingual city was a game-changer.

Twenty-seven people were on the bus when it crashed.

'Words cannot describe the pain': Plea to help bus crash victims' next-of-kin

Five Chinese people died when the bus carrying 27 tourists rolled near Rotorua.

police car

One dead after crashing into tree

The person was the only one in the car at the time.

Five people have been confirmed dead.

'A tragedy': Witnesses speak out on Rotorua bus crash

"If someone let us go in, maybe we could have saved their lives."

Watch: Five Chinese tourists have been killed in a horrific bus crash near Rotorua.

Young child confirmed as one of the five victims of Rotorua bus crash

Four adults were also killed in the crash.

Watch: Emma Cropper on The AM Show.

Survivors recount horrific moments before Rotorua bus crash

"A lot of seriously injured people were crushed."

Watch: Five Chinese tourists have been killed in a horrific bus crash near Rotorua.

Rotorua crash survivor says bus spun sharply before crashing

"The driver turned sharply, almost 360 degrees."

Five Chinese tourists have been killed in a horrific bus crash near Rotorua.

Police confirm five deaths in bus crash tragedy near Rotorua

They say the bus failed to take a "moderate to easy" bend.

Police have confirmed fatalities after the bus rolled.

As it happened: Police reveal details on horror bus crash near Rotorua

Police have confirmed fatalities after the bus rolled.

Five Chinese tourists have been killed in a horrific bus crash near Rotorua.

Fatalities confirmed after bus rolls near Rotorua

Over 20 people are believed to have been on board.

Police car

Man arrested after shooting at police in Rotorua

A bystander has sustained moderate injuries.

The arrow which almost killed Sativa the cat

'It breaks my heart': Kiwi woman's horror after cat shot through the back with arrow

"I could actually see [her spine] through the exit wound."

A police car.

29yo charged with murder over Tokoroa death

A body was discovered on Thursday afternoon.

Watch: Uber is planning flying car trials in Australia.

Revealed: The six new cities Uber is coming to

The rideshare app will nearly double its portfolio in New Zealand.

The meth has a street value of about $36 million.

Police seize 60kg of meth in Rotorua bust

The haul has a street value of $36 million.

School classroom with blackboard

Former principal's behaviour 'despicable' - tribunal

Fairhall slept naked in the same bed as a student on a school trip to Mexico.

Rotorua

Drive-thru doctors to modernise 'out of date' NZ practices

"There's so much scope for doing things so much smarter."