Auckland may get more politicians

Waitemata local board chair Shale Chambers (left) says his area is already under-represented.

6:28 AM  The country's largest city wants a law change allowing it to expand the council as its population grows.

Four pulled from burning house

Firefighters had to resuscitate a woman who was not breathing after being pulled from a burning house in Remuera.

6 min ago  Four people - one of them not breathing - have been rescued from an Auckland house fire.

Olympian too ill for committee

Sir John Walker has stepped down from a council committee because of health issues.

Sir John Walker steps down from Auckland Council committee, but will continue on council.

Small steps big deal for Maddy

Maddy Overton swims once a week as part of her ongoing physio.

For the first time in her life, six-year-old Maddy Overton can find her balance without help.

Colin Craig to sue video

Standing by her man - Colin Craig and his wife Helen during a press conference held at the Spencer and Byron Hotel in Auckland on Wednesday alleging they are victims of dirty politicking.

Colin Craig threatens to sue for defamation, alleging he is the victim of a dirty politics smear.

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St John 'not to blame'

Wehe Peepe with grandaughter Jontelle Kemp.

The Far North family whose loved one died while trapped in a crashed ambulance say St John aren't to blame.

Whenuapai and Redhills cater for Auckland's growth

The future expansion of housing areas and business precincts in the area are being decided now.

Cushions providing support for CanTeen

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Olympian too sick for committee

Sir John Walker has stepped down from a council committee because of health issues.

Sir John Walker steps down from Auckland Council committee, but will continue on council.

Eastern Suburbs prepare for sudden death clash

Two football rivals are set to clash with a semifinal spot up for grabs.

Counties Manukau captain Jimmy Tupou wants to spend more time at blindside flanker this season.

Tupou to captain Steelers

Jimmy Tupou hopes to lead with his actions in his first year as captain of Counties Manukau.

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