nzherald top stories – week of April 29

These were the most-read stories this week on nzherald.co.nz

1. Terrier dies after saving children from pitbulls
2. Anger mars funeral for boating tragedy victims
3. Police welcome smacking bill compromise
4. Motorcyclist survives long enough to tell wife he loves her
5. Photos: Motorcycle crash death toll rises to three

Source: New Zealand Herald