{"latest":[{"article":[{"Teachers urge caution over NCEA overhaul":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180657-teachers-urge-caution-over-ncea-overhaul.html"}],"snippet":["Proposals for an overhaul of the NCEA qualification have met a mixed response from teachers cautious about the workload the changes might create.\n\nA ministerial advisory group charged with reviewing NCEA has published a discussion paper that suggested..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_NCEA_changes_RNZ_sized.jpg"]},{"article":[{"SunLive\u2019s top news- May 28":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180654-sunlives-top-news-may-28.html"}],"snippet":["\n\n\n\nSunLive's top news stories:\n\nHigh, dry and cold end to May\n\nhttps:\/\/sunlive.co.nz\/news\/180630-high-dry-and-cold-end-to-may.html\n\nBella Vista: Homeowners to be locked out of debate\n\nhttps:\/\/sunlive.co.nz\/news\/180591-bella-vista-homeowners-to-be-locked-out-of-debate.html\n\nBridges..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_Sharnae-4.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Tauranga to host Trustpower awards":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180651-tauranga-to-host-trustpower-awards.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nTauranga has been announced as the host region for the Trustpower National Community Awards, which will be held in March 2019.\n\nThe Trustpower Community Awards is one of New Zealand's largest recognition programmes for voluntary groups and organisations.\n\nThe..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-trustpower-awards.jpeg"]},{"article":[{"Bayfair customers engage through art":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180648-bayfair-customers-engage-through-art.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nBy using giant strings of wool Bayfair shoppers have plotted the future of the centre on a giant wall.\n\nBayfair Shopping Centre's research project ‘String us your thoughts' was a creative initiative to get customer's opinion on Bayfair's latest..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180523-bayfair-research-project-SH.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Eradicate call on Mycoplasma bovis":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180642-eradicate-call-on-mycoplasma-bovis.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nGovernment and farming sector leaders have agreed to attempt the eradication of cattle disease Mycoplasma bovis from New Zealand to protect the national herd and the long-term productivity of the farming sector.\n\n Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_jersey-cow-close-ups-C&C-August-2016-(6).JPG"]},{"article":[{"Freeloaders reduce SOS\u00a0ride result":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180636-freeloaders-reduce-sosride-result.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nSOS Edgecumbe Charity ride organiser Tony Ngawhika is disheartened today about the large numbers of ‘charity' riders who didn't donate anything in the weekend fundraiser.\n\nOf the near 500 riders who turned up for the ride, a couple of hundred..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528sos-edgecumbe.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Car flips onto roof on Waihi Road":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180633-car-flips-onto-roof-on-waihi-road.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nUPDATED: 3.05pm. The Waihi Road crash today involved a car coming down the hill that had its suspension collapse as it was going round the bend  - causing it to flip, says a resident.\n\nCars crash past the bend on the Bethlehem side of the hill..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-Waihi-Crash-Video.jpg"]},{"article":[{"High, dry and cold end to May":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180630-high-dry-and-cold-end-to-may.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nIt's set to be a cold end to May this week, with temperatures across the country on the chilly side and many spots on both the North and South Island set to wake up to some frosty mornings. \n\nOn Monday morning Manapouri took the crown for the coldest..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-Weather.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Tauranga sailors close to first title":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180624-tauranga-sailors-close-to-first-title.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nGemma Jones and Jason Saunders came agonisingly close to picking up their first title of the season at the Medemblik Regatta over the weekend, but eventually had to settle for second by just one point.\n\nThe Nacra 17 pair were second in Saturday night's..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528nacra-racing.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Car smashes into power pole in Papamoa":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180621-car-smashes-into-power-pole-papamoa.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nUPDATED 2PM: No injuries have been reported after a car crashed into a power pole in Papamoa.\n\nEmergency services were notified opf the crash at the intersecton of Alexander Place and Papamoa Beach Road just after 1.05pm.\n\n"Only one occupant of..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180522-Rotorua-Crash.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Simon Bridges fronts up to constituents":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180618-simon-bridges-fronts-up-to-constituents.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nTauranga MP and National Party leader Simon Bridges will be open to questions from constituents at a public meeting being held tonight.\n\nSecretary Maree Brookes says Simon hosts these meetings twice a year at different venues around his electorate.\n\n“Simon..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-simon-bridges.jpg"]},{"article":[{"SH2 works re-prioritised":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180615-sh2-works-reprioritised.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nThe influential Regional Land Transport Committee has placed works on State Highway 2 at the top of the priorities to go to the government for approval.\n\nIt's a turn-around from the regional committee's draft plan, which sparked a public outcry because..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528state-highway-2.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Bridges believes abortion regime \u2019working well\u2019 ":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180612-bridges-believes-abortion-regime-working-well.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nThe abortion system in New Zealand working well and there isn't a case for change, says National Party leader Simon Bridges.\n\nSimon told Morning Report he made his position clear but it would be a conscious vote for MPs.\n\n"Abortion should..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-Simon-Bridges.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Hacksaw Jim Duggan: living legend and nice guy":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180609-hacksaw-jim-duggan-living-legend-and-nice-guy.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nSitting across a table from the one and only Hacksaw Jim Duggan seemed like a dream for this reporter.\n\nBut that dream become reality when I got the chance to interview the WWE wrestling legend at Armageddon in Tauranga.\n\nAll the nerves I felt in the..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-Hacksaw-Jim-Duggan.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Police incident sees Tauranga road closed":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180606-police-incident-sees-tauranga-road-closed.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nUPDATED: 10.45am. A person standing outside the safety railing on the Cambridge Road bridge over SH2A was rescued by police this morning.\n\nHe was on the Bethlehem side of the bridge, outside the safety barrier, standing there ready to jump, says a witness..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_Police-accident-scene-001.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Drunk driver crashes into Tauranga house":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180603-drunk-driver-crashes-into-tauranga-house.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nTauranga Police says alcohol and showing off is to blame for a ute crashing into a fence and house in Tauranga.\n\nA Mazda ute crashed into the house with such force it could not be removed as it would collapse the building, says Western Bay of Plenty..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-car-crash1.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Sunny days and cold nights ahead":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180600-sunny-days-and-cold-nights-ahead.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nIn today's weather forecast we are expecting a fine day with southerlies. \n\nIt's a three-clothing layer day today with a high of 14 and an overnight low of 3 degrees. Humidity is 80 per cent.\n\nLow tide is at 11.50am and high tide is at 6.10pm...."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-Rosalie-Weather-1.jpg"]},{"article":[{"A family passion for canoe slalom":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180597-a-family-passion-canoe-slalom.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nDamian Torwick developed his passion for the sport of canoe slalom by initially following his older brother Cody's footprints.\n\n“Cody started kayaking before me,” says Damian. “He's not the most athletic lad and he started it because..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-Damian-Torwick-RC-1VIDEO.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Medal win at World Cup in Germany":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180594-medal-win-at-world-cup-germany.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nThe NZ women's kayaking team won two more medals overnight at the World Cup in Germany, taking their total haul to three golds for this regatta.\n\nOn Sunday Lisa Carrington, Caitlin Ryan and Aimee Fisher were joined by 22-year-old Rebecca Cole and found..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_lisa-carrington-Nov-30.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Bella Vista: Homeowners to be locked out of debate":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180591-bella-vista-homeowners-to-be-locked-out-of-debate.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nOwners locked out of their homes in the failed Bella Vista development are being locked out of a Tauranga City Council meeting discussing their fate.\n\nProperty owners along Lakes Boulevard and Aneta Way were evacuated on March 9 in the wake of..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180417-bella-vista-update.jpg"]},{"article":[{"NZ brews set gold standard at awards":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180588-nz-brews-set-gold-standard-at-awards.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nNew Zealand brewers and cider-makers have set the gold standard at the 2018 New World Beer & Cider Awards, taking all but one of the 12 Champion trophies available to hundreds of local and international entries.\n\nIn an impressive double-header result,..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-Matt-Warner-of-Parrotdog.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Fate of $30m Matamata bypass to be decided":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180585-fate-of-30m-matamata-bypass-to-be-decided.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nA bypass for Matamata might mean more trucks off the road, but less shoppers in the CBD.\n\nAs part of the 10-year plan discussions, Matamata-Piako district councillors consulted on the future of the Matamata and Morrinsville road bypasses.\n\nOnly..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-Matamata-Bypass.jpg"]},{"article":[{"BNZ to work with those impacted by banking outage":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180582-bnz-to-work-those-impacted-banking-outage.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nBNZ says it will work with customers who lost money from a power outage that saw its electronic services down for hours on Saturday.\n\nThe bank has also issued an apology for people affected by the outage.\n\nATMs, EFTPOS, and internet and mobile banking..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180528-BNZ.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Clear skies and cool temperatures":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180579-clear-skies-and-cool-temperatures.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nIt has been an eventful week of weather for New Zealand as a large area of low pressure brought strong winds, thunderstorms and eventually snow to higher parts of the country.\n\nThe first strong cold front moved over the South Island late Tuesday before..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-weather.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Expressing peace through art":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180576-expressing-peace-through-art.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nPeace is a product of a positive mental attitude, while violence is the result of negative thinking.\n\nPeace can be interpreted in many ways, but for art student Grace Fellows, peace and harmony shake hands like lifelong friends.\n\nThe 13-year-old Otumoetai..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-Peace-Poster-SH.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Police searching for missing man":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180573-police-searching-missing-man.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nPolice would like to know the whereabouts of John Emanuel Comer, who also goes by the name of Emanuel.\n\nHe is aged 34 and described as European, of thin build and stands 175cm tall.\n\nHe was last seen at his Memorial Drive, Hamilton address by his flatmates..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-missing.jpg"]},{"article":[{"On a Loodicrous mission":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180567-on-loodicrous-mission.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nIt's been described as the mother of all adventures - travelling a third of the earth in a tiny car you nicked from your gran.\n\nThe annual Mongol Rally is an adventure that will see Tauranga's Simon Dawson and Mat Still head off from England on July..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-Mongol-Rally-KM.jpg"]},{"article":[{"PHOTOS: Maungatapu Underpass Community Day":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180564-photos-maungatapu-underpass-community-day.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nPlenty of people have taken the chance to walk or cycle the new Maungatapu Underpass today, before it is opened to traffic.\n\nThe first people came through from 10am, and the open day is expected to continue until 3pm.\n\nEntertainment includes performances..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-underpass1.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Bird calling training today":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180561-bird-calling-training-today.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nBird calling identification training is travelling to Katikati this weekend due to popular demand.\n\nAt the Katikati Community Centre on Beach Road today from 2pm to 4pm, knowledgeable bird expert Paul Cuming from Western Bay Wildlife Trust will take..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180524bird-calling-lessons.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Children\u2019s playhouses up for grabs":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180558-childrens-playhouses-up-grabs.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nNZ Certified Builders Rotorua has three castle-themed children's playhouses to give away, and invites local play centres, kindergartens, crèches and other early childcare groups to register their interest in receiving one.\n\nAs well as donating..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180523-playhouses.jpg"]},{"article":[{"The \u2018Babes\u2019 of the business world":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180555-the-babes-of-business-world.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nForget handshakes and swapping business cards - instead, try making connections in a laid back environment.\n\nBoss Babe Brunch is a networking event for young women entrepreneurs to talk business, but more importantly socialise.\n\nCreator of Boss Babe..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-Boss-Babes-Brunch-SH.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Woman injured falling from horse":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180552-woman-injured-falling-from-horse.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nA woman has sustained injuries after falling from her horse during a riding event on a farm east of Rotorua.\n\nThe Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter was dispatched at 3.30 pm on Saturday to attend the incident. \n\nThe 58-year-old received injuries to..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-tect.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Hammer used in pizza store robbery":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180549-hammer-used-pizza-store-robbery.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nPolice are on the hunt for a man who robbed a pizza store armed with a hammer.\n\nAt around 10.45pm on Saturday night, the Papamoa Domino's Pizza store was robbed.   \n\nThe offender, a man wearing a grey hoodie and a black pants, allegedly threatened..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-pizza.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Car crashes through fence in Matapihi":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180546-car-crashes-through-fence-matapihi.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nA ute has crashed through a fence and into a house in Matapihi overnight.\n\nA police spokesperson says the incident on Russley Drive occurred at around 10.52pm on Saturday night.\n\n“Police attended to assist with a ute that was stuck inside a structure..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180527-car-crash1.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Story of Mauao captured on the page":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180543-story-of-mauao-captured-on-page.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nThe story of Mauao - Tauranga's pre-eminent landmark, also known as Mount Maunganui - has been retold in a book written for children in both English and Te Reo. \n\n‘Mauao - Caught By The Dawn' will be launched on Friday June 1 at 5pm at the Wairoa..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180524-mauao.jpg"]},{"article":[{"What\u2019s On? 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Hewlett Packards gaming arena will..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180526-armageddon-1822--(2).jpg"]},{"article":[{"Regional councillor numbers remain the same":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180528-regional-councillor-numbers-remain-same.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nThe numbers of councillors serving the region at the Regional Council will remain the same for now, according to the latest representation review.\n\nThe Regional Council reviews its representation arrangements at least every six years. The last review..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180524no-change-at-BOPRC.JPG"]},{"article":[{"$2000 up for grabs at Cow Dump and Gala":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180519-2000-up-grabs-at-cow-dump-and-gala.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nBethlehem School's annual Cow Dump and Gala, being held this Sunday, is gearing up to be one of the biggest yet, with thousands of dollars' worth of prizes on offer.\n\nIn a tradition held at the gala for 14 years, ‘Cameo' the Jersey cow will..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180526-Bethlehem-Gala-RW.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Free Doctors\u2019 visits prompts tears of joy":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180516-free-doctors-visits-prompts-tears-of-joy.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nShe happily got “quite emotional” while flicking through the health provisions of the government's budget in the lockup before Grant Robertson delivered it to Parliament.\n\n“They were going to give under 14-year-olds free access to..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180526-Jan-Tinetti-HW.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Te Kani Shield to head to Whakatane":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180513-te-kani-shield-to-head-to-whakatane.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nThe Te Kani Shield will travel to Whakatane when Western Heights High School faces off against Trident High School in round four of the Toi Ohomai Secondary Schools Competition.\n \nTrident High School posted their first win of the season against..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180427-Rugby.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Snapping photos of the Bay\u2019s conservation":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180510-snapping-photos-of-bays-conservation.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nWith just over a week left some amazing photos are rolling in to Bay Conservation Alliances photo competition. \n\nThere is still time to get snapping or pick your favourite photos to enter. Simply load your photos up to the comments section of our Facebook..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180526-Annemarie-Clinton---OKT-2.jpg"]},{"article":[{"SOS Edgecumbe Charity Ride roars through the Bay":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180507-sos-edgecumbe-charity-ride-roars-through-bay.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nMotorists are being to expect some traffic delays as the SOS Edgecumbe Charity Ride roars through town today.\n\nHundreds of motorcycles and cars will be leaving from Mount Club and going along Maunganui Road from 11am.\n\nFrom there, they will head..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_VIDEO-180526-SOS-LEAD.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Wife sentenced after admitting visa fraud":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180504-wife-sentenced-after-admitting-visa-fraud.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nA Fijian national has been sentenced after earlier pleading guilty to visa fraud associated with her husband, who obtained residence after making up a story that his family was massacred by a group of Bangladeshi.\n\nAneela Wati was sentenced to nine..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_171128-District-Court.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Child exploitation images earn Bay man jail time":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180501-child-exploitation-images-earn-bay-man-jail-time.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nA man who fed police a false story to cover up possession of child exploitation images has been jailed for two years.\n\nMark James Woods, 44, received the sentence at Rotorua District Court on Friday on two charges - one a representative charge..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180526-Mark-Woods.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Kiwi named in honour of late Joseph Harawira, QSM":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180498-kiwi-named-honour-of-late-joseph-harawira-qsm.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nThe newest addition to the Omataroa Kiwi Project, a three-month old kiwi, has been named ‘JoeJoe' in honour of the late Te Herenga member and iwi leader Joseph (Hohepa) Harawira, QSM. \n\nThe naming took place this week at the regional Te Herenga..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180526-New-Kiwi.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Cold front moving up the country":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180495-cold-front-moving-up-country.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nA cold southwesterly airflow lies over New Zealand today, a cold front within this flow hits the lower South Island around midday then pushes northwards to reach the lower North Island overnight.\n\nCheck out what is happening with the weather in the..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_180521-Rosalie-Weather-2.jpg"]},{"article":[{"Cash stolen in Subway robbery":"https:\/\/www.sunlive.co.nz\/app\/news\/180492-cash-stolen-subway-robbery.html"}],"snippet":["\n\nPolice are appealing for information about a robbery at Subway on Cameron Road.\n\nPolice were called to the Subway store near 12th Ave just before 9pm.\n\nA police spokesperson says a man walked into the store and demanded money from a worker.\n\nAfter being..."],"thumb":["https:\/\/images.sunlive.co.nz\/thumbs\/sunlive\/news_170803-Armed-Robbery_2.jpg"]}]}