3:31 PM Auckland Council votes overwhelmingly in favour of a $99-a-year extra transport levy.
3:44 PM A severe weather watch is already in place as Auckland braces itself for heavy rain on Friday.
2:57 PM "Sheepish" driver busted trying to use mannequin as the front seat passenger in restricted lane.
A schoolboy who saw his maths teacher masturbating in a classroom said he was "shocked" by what he saw.
Auckland police are searching for the owner of a kayak and survival equipment that was left on Rangitoto Island.
3:27 PM One of New Zealand's great Maori leaders, originally from the Far North, died suddenly last week.
3:25 PM "Because we can" is as good a reason as any for a spontaneous Tuesday morning dance in the street.
Although they haven't won a game this season, there are plenty of positives coming out of Eden's premier men's hockey squad.
Losing a dozen players at the beginning of a season is incredibly tough for any football team to rebuild from.
When Fou Alene-Tumataiki left Niue she forgot her native language. 40 years later, she's teaching it to kids.
Better job opportunities and a better education were Elaine Iorive’s goals when she came to New Zealand.