A Timaru man who dragged a girl off her bike and over a barbed wire fence into a park will be sentenced in September.
A $25 million loan was mistakenly recorded as one for just $25,000, the SCF trial has heard.
Angry relatives of Kiwi MH17 disaster victim Mary Menke are sceptical a fair investigation can be carried out.
Drivers are urged to take care on highways after a night of snowfall and icy conditions.
A man on retrial for murder says he was defending himself when he fatally stabbed a teenager.
The Waimate District Council is predicting it will be down $214,000 on its budget at the end of the financial year, according to a recent financial report.
Ollie Jones comfortably won the 60km inline speed skating race at the Timaru International Motor Raceway.