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62-year-old woman rescued after driving car into Fox New! 2021-12-08 17:56:56A 62-year-old woman was not injured after she drove her four-door sedan into the Fox River in St. Charles Wednesday afternoon.

Letter: Thanks for cleanup New! 2021-12-08 17:55:59

COVID-19 surge raises concerns across Sauk Valley New! 2021-12-08 17:51:05“If you have not been vaccinated at all, now is the time,” the Lee County Health Administrator said.

DeKalb zip code reports 3rd lowest vaccination rate New! 2021-12-08 17:49:14According to updated vaccination data, the DeKalb zip code reports the third lowest vaccination rate in DeKalb County, at 46.88%, in front of Kirkland

Local Grundy County children treated to 3rd annual New! 2021-12-08 17:42:14

Bears injury report: Running back David Montgomery among New! 2021-12-08 17:36:25Bears running back David Montgomery was a surprise addition to the Bears injury report. Montgomery sat out Wednesday due to shoulder, groin and glute

Princeton High School winter sports schedules New! 2021-12-08 17:21:21A look at Princeton High School winter sports schedules

2 students injured after SUV crashes into Joliet New! 2021-12-08 17:20:19The crash occurred Wednesday at St. Paul the Apostle Catholic School, 130 Woodlawn Avenue.

Oswego police investigating report of juveniles with BB New! 2021-12-08 17:20:11Thompson Principal Marcus Lewis asked families to remind students that “no weapons, or anything resembling a weapon, are permitted on school gro

Morris City Council recap: 4 new businesses approved, New! 2021-12-08 17:19:49

City of Morris welcomes first ever Morris Business New! 2021-12-08 17:09:45

Man accused of murdering Algonquin couple to be New! 2021-12-08 17:03:23Parnov is accused of causing blunt force trauma to both Elvira and Peter Almen, resulting in their deaths.

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Passenger Rail Services Need To Be Back On New! 2021-12-08 23:13:00Further delays with long distance passenger rail services are undermining New Zealand’s climate change response, says the Union for rail workers

Egg-citing Update New! 2021-12-08 23:12:00The much-loved icon of Tauranga’s Memorial Park, Humpty Dumpty, has had a great fall.  Humpty Dumpty will stay on the wall, with news the I

CAB Challenges Government To Put People-first, Not Digital-first New! 2021-12-08 23:11:00Citizens Advice Bureau NZ (CABNZ) has delivered a clear challenge to the Government to do better and provide public services that are inclusive and ac

Name Release: Fatal Crash, Manawatū New! 2021-12-08 22:46:00Police can now name the person who died after falling from the back of a  utility vehicle on Te Awa Road, in Pohangina, Manawatū on Saturday

Four Arrested As Police Target Drug Dealing In New! 2021-12-08 22:28:00The Far North Organised Crime Unit have made multiple arrests as part of an  operation targeting the sale and supply of methamphetamine in the re

Police Target Methamphetamine Supply In Invercargill New! 2021-12-08 22:23:00Invercargill Police Organised Crime Unit and Invercargill Armed Offenders  Squad today executed a search warrant at a North Invercargill address&

Future Looking Bright For Kāpiti’s Blossoming Food And New! 2021-12-08 22:12:00Over the next six months the Kāpiti Coast District Council, in partnership with the Economic Development Kotahitanga Board, will work with the di

Stratford District Youth Council Applications Open New! 2021-12-08 22:01:00The Stratford District Youth Council (SDYC) is recruiting Youth Councillors for 2022! It’s your chance to join a team of youth invested in makin

Ngāi Tahu Representation Bill Passes First Reading New! 2021-12-08 20:35:00Our effort to reinstate mana whenua voting rights has passed a significant milestone with the local Bill having its first reading in Parliament. <i

Absolutely Positively Wellington Student Award Winners Announced New! 2021-12-08 20:26:00A strong commitment to their community and city is reflected by all the recipients of this year’s APW Student Awards, says Mayor Andy Foster abo

New Plymouth District Council Wins International Award For New! 2021-12-08 19:55:00New Plymouth has won a prestigious global award for the Most Liveable City –for the second time! <img src="https://img.scoop.co.nz/stories/i

AT Starts Conversation About How Parking Is Slowing New! 2021-12-08 19:44:00To kickstart a conversation among Aucklanders about the future of parking across Tāmaki Makaurau, Auckland Transport (AT) has released the Parkin

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Father of sisters slain in Timaru returns to 2021-12-07 01:41:02The Dickason family before the tragedy. Photo: Supplied The father of the three girls allegedly murdered by their own mother in Timaru has left

NZ Rugby to probe allegations against Black Ferns 2021-12-07 01:17:01Glenn Moore has been the Black Ferns coach since 2015. Photo: Getty New Zealand Rugby is investigating alleged comments by Black Ferns coach

NSW bracing for more rain, storms, floods 2021-12-07 00:26:14After weeks of record rain and widespread riverine flooding, swathes of New South Wales are in for another deluge from forecast severe storms.

Home detention for driver over Arrowtown crash death 2021-12-06 23:04:11Tully Robinson (left) leaving after an earlier court appearance in Queenstown. Photo: George Heard The woman responsible for a head-on collisio

Home detention for texting driver over Arrowtown crash 2021-12-06 22:55:18Tully Robinson (left) leaving after an earlier court appearance in Queenstown. Photo: George Heard The woman responsible for a head-on collisio

Auckland pupil tests positive, 25 pupils and three 2021-12-06 22:33:46St Anne's Catholic School in Auckland. Photo via NZ Herald A pupil at St Anne's Catholic School in Auckland has tested positive for Covid, fo

Luxon, Ardern square off in Parliament 2021-12-06 22:24:27The first parliamentary showdown between Christopher Luxon's new-look National Party and Jacinda Ardern's Labour Government did not disappoint.

Fanatics watch out: The Wizard's got a new 2021-12-06 21:51:45Following his 89th birthday at the weekend, the Wizard of Christchurch has taken on a new role - spiritual advisor to a bakery.

Canterbury sheep Burt more popular than ewe 2021-12-06 21:24:07A Canterbury sheep called Burt has shot to TikTok fame, with one of the two-year-old Romney's latest videos amassing more than seven million views.

Concerns over youth prison units becoming Covid wards 2021-12-06 21:11:41The youth unit is at Christchurch Men's Prison. Photo: File image Prison reform advocates and some lawyers are concerned about plans to repurp

University of Otago brings in sweeping vaccine mandate 2021-12-06 21:08:34The University of Otago has confirmed Covid-19 vaccinations, or government-approved exemptions, will be compulsory next year. Photo: ODT files

Hopes beneficial insects could boost farm yields 2021-12-06 21:07:19Pollinators like bees are one of the beneficial insects that support farming in Aotearoa. Photo: Getty Images A new research project involving

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Government's commitment to film and TV industry welcomed New! 2021-12-08 22:54:27Te Tumu Whakaata Taonga The New Zealand Film Commission, has welcomed the government’s continued commitment to the film and television industry.

Egg-citing update: Calling for expert help to save New! 2021-12-08 22:41:31Humpty Dumpty will stay on the wall, with news the Incubator Creative Hub is offering to take on the restoration project.

BusinessNZ woefully out of touch on FPA New! 2021-12-08 22:21:27Business New Zealand’s statement today that they are refusing to be part of the Fair Pay Agreements' (FPAs) implementation is irresponsible and

Future looking bright for Kapiti's blossoming food and New! 2021-12-08 22:20:54Over the next six months the Kāpiti Coast District Council, in partnership with the Economic Development Kotahitanga Board, will work with

Severe marine heatwave off west coast North Island New! 2021-12-08 21:24:54Tomorrow and Saturday, the western coastline of the North Island is due to experience water temperatures up to a whopping 4 degrees warmer than normal

Red meat exports increase by 27 per cent New! 2021-12-08 21:06:01The value of New Zealand’s red meat sector exports reached $693 million during October, a 27 per cent increase year-on-year, according to an ana

Disgraceful sentence for shooting cop in the back New! 2021-12-08 21:04:07"It is hardly any wonder police are being shot at in record numbers when we have a judge who has just handed out one of the most disgracefully pathet

Funding approved for residential planning work - Hastings New! 2021-12-08 21:00:40Preparatory work can begin on planning for potential locations for new housing in Hastings, with funding approved for the work at a full Hastings Dist

Forest Owners say 'Fish and Game barking up New! 2021-12-08 20:55:50The Forest Owners Association says Fish and Game’s criticism of exotic plantation forests doesn’t accord with reality.

Scholarships awarded to top EIT Bachelor of Nursing New! 2021-12-08 20:47:03EIT nursing students have excelled with a number of them being awarded scholarships to help them finish their studies through EIT’s School of Nu

Have none for the road this festive season, New! 2021-12-08 20:46:57Road safety charity Brake is appealing to partygoers and organisers to ensure everyone in their group gets to and from celebrations safely over the fe

Ngai Tahu Representation Bill passes first reading - New! 2021-12-08 20:41:38Our effort to reinstate mana whenua voting rights has passed a significant milestone with the local Bill having its first reading in Parliament.