The child was taken to hospital by helicopter.
Murray Chong's comments prompted a petition calling for his resignation and he was censured by the mayor.
Murray Chong made the comment on a Facebook post naming "a song they are ashamed of singing".
Looked at from a population health point of view, Dr Jarman said it was a significant problem.
They're snapping up thousands of traps in an ambitious initiative to eradicate predators from the mountain's ring plain.
The incident occurred on Mangatangi Road, in Waverley, at around 8.50pm.
Thousands of litres of water has repeatedly disappeared from Midhirst's supply on numerous occasions.
A video of the incident was posted to Facebook and the New Plymouth SPCA is investigating.
The two-car vehicle crash happened on State Highway 3, near Inglewood.
The masked man was recorded running away from the New Plymouth restaurant and jumping into a car.
The PM wasn’t happy with Mr Bridges assertion that New Plymouth KiwiBuild homes are $100k over the median house price.
A 29-year-old was critically injured and a 24-year-old seriously injured in the incident on Friday night.
South Taranaki mayor said "it would have been inappropriate" for the prize to stand.
The family buys Lotto tickets as a syndicate a few times a year.
The man will face firearms charges over an incident that took place in the city last night.
The trio also face a number of other drug-related charges.
A commercial premises on State Highway Three has been cordoned off and searched.
The drivers of both vehicles died at the scene.
The man was shore diving with another at Pihama this afternoon.
Emergency services called to property at around 9.30pm.
The New Plymouth store was the first of nearly 50 franchises, and countless knock-offs.
Police say the incident took place between Joll Road and Petch Road, Hurleyville.
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Seven Sharp is on the case after the Labour MP's piece of political theatre.
A man received gunshot wounds in last month's incident.
It’s not just councils that are going ape over guerrilla gardeners.
A man received gunshot wounds in the incident at the start of last month.
Police confirmed Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg from Waitara died in the early morning crash.
A planter box is the cause of contention. So what's the problem?
Lucinda Symes and Jesse Hopkins told 1 NEWS about the aftermath.
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A powerhouse display from Dawkins gave New Zealand its fifth gold medal of the week.
World No.1 Simona Halep has set up a fourth-round blockbuster at the Australian Open against Serena Williams.
The head of KiwiBuild resigned Friday, after being absent from the job for two months.
About 134,000 people are receiving jobseeker support, an 8.3 per cent jump from last year.
Some pet owners feel uncomfortable about the intensive farming of animals used for pet food.