The Westpac Waikato Air
Ambulance was called out Tokoroa Hospital to retrieve a 47
year old man who sustained 3rd degree burns to 60 percent of
his body from a fatal house fire. The relationship between
the man and the deceased is unknown. He was flown to Waikato
Hospital for treatment.
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Gordon Campbell: On The Ch-Ch-Changes At IRD
job cuts aren’t happening at the IRD, exactly. Instead, there’s apparently a ‘transformation’ in store, and jobs won’t be axed ; no, they will be ‘transformed’ before our eyes into… non-jobs, if you happen to be among the unlucky legion of 1,900 who are being lined up for transformation, which seems to work rather like a secular version of the Rapture.
Except that at IRD, not even your shoes will be left behind. More>>