Body found in Tongariro search
Police and Land Search and Rescue (LandSAR) from the
central North Island have located a body in the search for a
missing 53-year-old man on Mount Tongariro.
A karakia will
be held on Mangatepopo Road at 3pm today and a rahui will be
put in place on the Tongariro Crossing for three
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