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Local Jewish synagogue details what 2nd Hanukkah looked 2021-12-07 08:33:53A second holiday season with COVID-19 limitations didn’t stop a local synagogue from celebrating the Festival of Lights this year.

One person injured in St. Charles house fire 2021-12-07 08:25:41

Michael Hall named new Sycamore city manager 2021-12-07 08:18:25The City of Sycamore will have a new city manager in the new year after a unanimous vote by the City Council on Monday to bring in Michael Hall, forme

‘It was really quite a shock’: DeKalb veterans 2021-12-07 08:16:06‘It was really quite a shock’: It’s been 80 years since the Dec. 7, 1941 attack on the U.S. military naval base at Pearl Harbor in H

High school sports roundup for Monday, Dec. 6: 2021-12-07 07:58:47Olivia Austin scored 17 points and Amalia Dray added 12 to pace Nazareth past Oswego 50-29 on Monday.

2021 Times Girls Cross Country Runner of the 2021-12-07 07:00:00Seneca freshman Evelyn O'Connor is The Times Girls Cross Country Runner of the Year.

St. Charles East state champion receives honorary street 2021-12-07 06:45:00All of St. Charles will now know of the accomplishments of St. Charles East High School student Micah Wilson. At Monday night’s St. Charles City

Blood in the water: Residents speak against proposed 2021-12-07 06:31:00There were concerns that the facility would be across the street from a playground and would hinder residential and business growth.

To be a fly in the classroom: Fly’s 2021-12-07 06:30:00While most teachers are always looking for ways to change up their students’ routines with fun and effective learning techniques, Sharon Lamps s

Guest column: What can we give? 2021-12-07 06:30:00Guest column: What can we give?

222 new COVID-19 cases among Bureau, Putnam, Marshall 2021-12-07 06:30:00COVID-19 cases are up in Bureau, Putnam and Marshall counties in the past seven days.

Photo: Ottawa American Legion donates $2,100 to veterans 2021-12-07 06:30:00Ottawa American Legion Family Post 33 donated $2,100 to the Illinois Veterans Home in La Salle.

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Fascinating Hands-on Exploring Maps At New Puke Ariki New! 2021-12-07 23:47:00Looking for some free family fun this summer? Don’t miss NPDC’s Puke Ariki latest exhibition - Map It! Finding a way across land, sea, and

Chapel Street Incident, Tauranga - Bay Of Plenty New! 2021-12-07 23:45:00Police are responding to an incident on Chapel Street in Tauranga, involving a vehicle in the water. The street is closed to allow emergency services

Arrests Made Over Hamilton Firearms Incident New! 2021-12-07 23:36:00Police have located and arrested two offenders who were involved in a  firearms incident in Hamilton this morning. A 26-year-old female and a 25-

1.5 Million Bare Feet For Drinkable Rivers New! 2021-12-07 23:30:00The Drinkable Rivers Movement is closer to reaching their goal as a Frenchman helps to raise funds for new real-time data sensors, by barefoot trampin

Police Seek Sightings Of Blue Ford New! 2021-12-07 22:11:00Invercargill Police are seeking information about a blue Ford Falcon as part  of the investigation into a firearms incident in Winton. A team of

Auckland Council Unanimously Supports Goff’s Climate Action Targeted New! 2021-12-07 22:02:00Auckland Council has today confirmed the topics for public consultation to begin in late February as part of the Annual Budget process. Items for cons

Urgent Deck Maintenance Luggate (Red) Bridge, SH8A, Near New! 2021-12-07 22:01:00Most people who use the Luggate (Red) Bridge, near Wanaka, will need to take a detour route for a week-and-a-half from next week, says Waka Kotahi NZ

Manslaughter Charges Laid In Relation To Washdyke Crash New! 2021-12-07 21:57:00Aoraki Area Commander Inspector David Gaskin: Police can confirm a man has been charged in relation to the deaths of five  teenagers who died in

Operation Lake Alice Concluded - Criminal Charges Filed New! 2021-12-07 21:39:00Operation Lake Alice, the Police investigation into allegations of ill-treatment involving children and young people at Lake Alice Psychiatric Hospita

Taumarunui Well Prepared For First Covid-19 Case New! 2021-12-07 21:25:00Mayor Don Cameron said that Taumarunui is well prepared for its first positive case of COVID-19 that was confirmed this afternoon. For the last little

Coastguard Whangaruru To Celebrate Arrival Of New Lotto-funded New! 2021-12-07 21:24:00Community event planned to welcome ‘game-changing’ new rescue boat thanks to unique partnership between Lotto NZ, Coastguard and Emirates

Saddle Hill Repairs To Median Safety Barrier Delayed New! 2021-12-07 21:03:00Repairs to Dunedin Southern Motorway’s flexible median barrier at Saddle Hill are scheduled to start in about a week’s time – aiming

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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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Many challenges ahead for tourism in 2022 - New! 2021-12-07 23:01:26A recently formed network of tourism sector associations is warning its members that 2022 is set to be just as challenging as 2020 and 2021.

Defence Priorities and Principles released - Peeni Henare New! 2021-12-07 22:45:40New Defence Priorities announced to guide Defence through an ongoing COVID-19 environment: People -we will ensure our people are safe, well-trained an

Covid takes toll on KiwiRail's scenic trains - New! 2021-12-07 22:34:35KiwiRail will not restart two of its regular scenic trains until mid-2022, while the tourism market remains difficult and improvements are made to the

ACU’s new fully online education portfolio ushers in New! 2021-12-07 22:29:55 Australian Catholic University will launch ACU Online, a fully online education portfolio, on 8 December 2021.

The distinguished weavers of Te Kahui Whiritoi - New! 2021-12-07 22:24:07Two years in the making, this major exhibition opens at Christchurch Art Gallery Te Puna o Waiwhetū on 18 December 2021, with the opening to be a

Abuse in Care Royal Commission can make findings New! 2021-12-07 22:22:02The Abuse in Care Royal Commission of Inquiry acknowledges today’s news from NZ Police that a former staff member from Lake Alice Child and Adol

Auckland Council unanimously supports Goff’s Climate Action Targeted New! 2021-12-07 22:11:10Auckland Council has today confirmed the topics for public consultation to begin in late February as part of the Annual Budget process.

Operation Lake Alice concluded, criminal charges filed - New! 2021-12-07 21:40:30Operation Lake Alice, the Police investigation into allegations of ill-treatment involving children and young people at Lake Alice Psychiatric Hospita

Taumarunui well prepared for first Covid-19 case - New! 2021-12-07 21:33:47Mayor Don Cameron said that Taumarunui is well prepared for its first positive case of COVID-19 that was confirmed this afternoon.

Celebrating the arrival of rescue boat this Saturday New! 2021-12-07 21:27:01Community event planned to welcome ‘game-changing’ new rescue boat thanks to unique partnership between Lotto NZ, Coastguard and Emirates

14 people charged today, 24 in total, following New! 2021-12-07 20:41:54An ongoing investigation into alleged drug smuggling offending at the New Zealand border has concluded today with a further 14 people arrested and cha

Appointment of new director of Te Herenga Waka’s New! 2021-12-07 19:44:53Te Herenga Waka-Victoria University of Wellington has appointed a new Director of People and Capability.