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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
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Garage fire threatens house

Fire investigators are trying to find the cause of a garage fire that threatened to spread to a house near Three Brothers Corner on...

Nelson crews fighting fires in Australia

Five Nelson rural fire fighters have joined a massive contingent of fire teams battling wild fires in Tasmania this week. The Waimea Rural Fire Authority...

Small fire in Richmond CDB

An electrical fire in a switch box on Queen St sparked a swift response from two crews and fire appliances from the Richmond Volunteer...

Drivers save the day at Mapua crash

The first person on the scene of last night's horrific car crash near Mapua is praising the actions of everyone who helped out including...

Cause of fire “difficult to determine”

The fire that destroyed a Riwaka cafe early on Wednesday morning was so intense that it will be difficult for fire investigators to determine...

VIDEO: Nayland Mud Run

Students and staff of Nayland College trudged through a boggy paddock as part of their annual Mud Run event today. The rain made for an...

Driver lucky to be alive after cow crash

Two people are ‘extremely lucky’ to have survived a freak accident on Saturday night after the van they were driving hit a cow and...

Firefighters battle Beatty Street blaze

A fire that started in a King Salmon owned storage facility this afternoon was lucky not to have spread to an adjacent building. Three fire...

Three car crash causes havoc

A dramatic three car collision on Main Road Stoke has brought rush traffic to a stand still this evening. The crash occurred at around 4pm...

VIDEO: Ruby Bay House Fire

A Ruby Bay family's house was found alight this afternoon and Fire Services are investigating the cause. It is not being treated as suspicious. Nelson...

Ruby Bay family safe after fire burns out house

Fire services are investigating the cause of a house fire in Ruby Bay this afternoon. The house, owned by a young family, was not occupied...

Fire at Stoke care facility

A fire broke out at a Leicester Street property tonight just after 10pm. Police at the scene confirmed that the affected building was a mental...

House fires ‘a concern’

A third house fire in as many weeks has the fire service sounding more warnings as they prepare for their busiest time of year. The...

Elderly Tahunanui woman saved from burning home

A Presbyterian Support worker has become the “saving grace” for one Tahunanui resident. Anne Stewart switched on her waterbed heater just as she had done...

Restaurant fire treated as suspicious

A fire that started in the bathroom of Hangar 58 is being treated as suspicious by police and fire services. The fire began at 2.40am...

Sleeping man saved from smoke by teens

A drink and fry accident could have ended up far worse if it wasn't for the help of three 17 year olds. Early this morning...