Psychologists find double murderer Scott Watson at "very high risk of future re-offending" ... more soon

Residential record breaker

A view from the back of a Henderson property which sold for more than $1 million.

9:17 AM  A double-dwelling property in Henderson, West Auckland has sold for more than $1 million dollars.

Trial date for stabbing case

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9:48 AM  Lawyer enters not guilty plea on behalf of man accused of stabbing a South Auckland woman to death.

Waiheke alone in the gulf?

Headland Sculpture on the Gulf is one of the events that would lose ATEED funding if Waiheke Island became independent from Auckland Council.

Tourism representatives are up in arms over the potential economic impacts of a Waiheke split from Auckland Council.

Student's petrol-laced threat 

A man poured petrol on himself at the office of of National List MP Kanwaljit Singh Bakshi in Papatoetoe.

An international student doused himself in petrol and threatened to set himself alight at a South Auckland MP's electorate office.

Auckland bus drivers to protest

Auckland bus drivers employed by NZBus plan to protest roster changes.

Bus drivers plan to protest outside the Auckland Transport office over 'risky' roster changes.

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Here to help youth

The ĀKAU team after they finished creating a community space in Kaikohe last year.

8 min ago  A social enterprise is calling for lost youth.

Excitement builds for SkyPath fans gallery

10:18 AM  A family bike ride in San Francisco gives a taste of what Aucklanders may soon experience.

Waiheke Rugby report

Pacific arts group returns


Sports fields behind the scenes

Local and Sports Park Central ranger Phil Gedge and City Parks Services turf division operations manager Richard Crook.

There's a little more to looking after sports fields than just a bit of mowing and painting.

Te Kohanga turn up the heat

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Iwi United Kotare's goal attack Malia Palusa prepares to shoot, while Tuakau 1's Katie Ralph gets some air trying to defend her.

Iwi thrilled with first win of season

Iwi United Kotare scooped up their first win of the season, sending Tuakau 1 packing for Premier Silver, in Pukekohe Netball Centre's premier gold division competition.

Auckland Faces

Elderly tourist found

Police are searching for a 71-year-old Chinese woman

Police are searching for a 71-year-old woman missing in Auckland

Mexican mum loves NZ

Living in Auckland is all about keeping her balance for Mexican mother of two Linabel Hadlee.

HAPPY HERE: Fou Alene-Tumataiki says New Zealand has ‘‘open arms’’ for Pacific migrants.

Life off 'The Rock'

When Fou Alene-Tumataiki left Niue she forgot her native language. 40 years later, she's teaching it to kids.

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