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A Man praying holding a Holy Bible.

Ad claiming prayer can medically heal amended after ASA complaint

The complainant said it was "useless quackery".

The serious crash unit has been notified.

Man hit by car near Ngarua, Waikato

He has suffered serious injuries, police say.

Angga Rahadian's research has found mothers who feel supported by their partners have better milk production.

Dads doing housework can boost breast milk production

New research reveals breastfeeding success rates also increase.


Tokoroa community not satisfied with changes to gambling policy

The council is pushing ahead with plans to allow three clubs to form a new mega venue.

New Zealands Daniel Kereopa makes the most of the small surf during the Vodafone Expression Sessions surfing event at Manu Bay, Raglan, New Zealand, on Friday 21 October, 2005. Photo: Renee McKay/PHOTOSPORT


Why you should move to Raglan

Newshub looks at the realities of upping sticks and leaving Auckland. This week: Raglan


Waikato Police investigating suspicious death in Huntly

A 48-year-old was found dead in his home on Saturday.

She was stabilised at the scene by paramedics before being flown to Waikato Hospital for further treatment.

Horse falls and injures rider

The woman was rushed to Waikato Hospital with pelvis injuries and a fractured wrist.

was last seen on Friday leaving her Hamilton home by bus.

Fears for missing Waikato woman's safety

She was last seen on Friday leaving her Hamilton home by bus.

Six people were killed after a head-on collision in Waverley, South Taranaki.

Waverley crash NZ's worst accident in 13 years

Six people were killed in the head-on collision, including a newborn baby.


Icy blast causes havoc across the country

South Island shivers and it's heading north.


One killed, one seriously injured in Waikato crash

Three others involved in the crash have moderate injuries.

Nicky Stevens' mother, Jane, told an inquiry she knew it was serious when she got the call saying he was missing.

Nicky Stevens' mother criticises Hamilton mental health facility

She told the inquiry into his death she knew he was at risk.

John Watson has invented the world's first radio station designed to put its listeners to sleep.

The radio station that'll put you to sleep, deliberately

A Kiwi man has created the world's only station designed for insomniacs.

The police investigation into the crash is ongoing.

Victim of fatal SH47 Turangi crash named

She was Te Maramatangi Marion Anderson, 71, of Turangi.

One person died at the scene and another has been injured.

Fatal crash in Waikato's Mangatawhiri

One person died at the scene and another has been injured.


Significantly more Hamilton fault lines discovered

"Something funny is happening" between Auckland and Hamilton, scientists say.

Queen for a day: the royal Te Aroha celebrations

Te Aroha's right royal wedding party

The sleepy Waikato town is going all out for Harry and Meghan - thanks to a community of committed royalists.


One critical after car crashes into house

Emergency services were called to the Waikato property on Thursday night.

Mr Lewis on his wheelchair.

'Low-life thieves' target rural Waikato wheelchair user

Thieves have stolen Phillip Lewis' garden cart and in the past gone after his wheelchair.

The scope of Mycoplasma bovis  is a lot wider than originally thought.

Case of Mycoplasma bovis confirmed in Waikato

The affected owner says he's frustrated with MPI's lack of communication.

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