National says it's more proof the Government is ignoring rural regions.
There's no cause for concern.
Balmy conditions are expected for much of the country.
Police are not actively looking for the man.
A magnitude 5.3 quake struck just after 5:30am.
Helicopters are on standby.
"Sales are growing from year to year."
But enjoy it while it lasts - a cold front is on the way.
Eugenie Sage approved the sale of 20,000 hectares of land by Japan's Pan Pac.
Michael Spensley didn't die, but his wife of 23 years did.
It's the ninth New Zealand launch for the Kiwi-founded company.
The theft has stung a local business.
The wild weather isn't over yet for the region.
Hawke's Bay claimed a Mitre 10 premiership scalp in Hamilton.
Critics say it has a poor animal welfare record.
The force of the impact sends him flying.
'When I first started, people laughed at me."
Martha Timoko was 107 years old.
Numbers working in horticulture could double by 2022.
"Another fine young Māori man left us."