One diver dies in Far North, another is rescued


A man who surfaced from a dive at Matapia Island near Ninety Mile Beach died at the scene despite efforts to revive him. The incident happened about 11am on Saturday. A police spokeswoman said the diver was found unconscious and was given first aid but […]

Whangārei paramedic describes scene at baby death


Details of the scene that greeted ambulance officers at a Whangārei home where a baby was reportedly not breathing have been heard in the High Court at Whangārei, where the baby’s mother is on trial. Police were called to a home in the city by […]

CU emails show how politics, lawsuit fears factored into Eastman response


Emails between University of Colorado’s Board of Regents and other system leaders show how politics and concerns about a lawsuit — particularly given the financial impact of the coronavirus pandemic — factored into the system’s response to visiting Professor John Eastman’s involvement in the Jan. […]