6:39 AM Witnesses talk of shots and yelling as police shoot dead man thought to be armed in central Auckland park.
A report into homelessness in West Auckland has highlighted a need for more social housing in the area.
Cat lovers have will soon be able to mix a coffee with a cuddle.
Former Conservative Party leader Colin Craig has not ruled out running for Auckland mayor next year
Over 1100 friends and family welcomed home Endeavour and Te Kaha after months at sea.
2 min ago Volunteers are transforming an inner city eyesore into a community garden with an "adopt a box" scheme.
Protestors have rallied outside Mt Eden prison calling for private operator Serco to go.
Five players will make their Counties Manukau debuts in the side's first pre-season hit out of the year against Taranaki in Otorohanga on Saturday.
Sir John Walker steps down from Auckland Council committee, but will continue on council.