Missing Hunter found
A Search and Rescue team looking
for a 58 year old hunter missing in bush since Thursday has
just located the missing man.
He is suffering from a
broken knee and is being treated by a medic with the Search
and Rescue team.
A helicopter will be required to extract
the hunter from the bush and take him to
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On National’s Electorate Deals
For all the talk yesterday from Prime Minister John Key about National being transparent about its electorate deals in Epsom and Ohariu, that transparency is entirely front-loaded.
Yes, we know a lot about how Act and United Future are going to get into Parliament, but we know nothing at all about the policy concessions lying in wait in their coalition agreements afterwards.
The rorting of MMP is not so much in the manner by which these sham parties get into Parliament – it is in the secretive way their pet policies are foisted on the electorate once they’re there. More>>