Blues player avoids conviction

Blues rugby player George Moala sits in the dock at the Auckland District court.

Blues player George Moala has escaped a conviction for his part in a boozy late-night brawl.

Crash on Harbour Bridge video

Emergency services are responding to a major crash on the Auckland harbour Bridge

Six people have been injured in a crash on the Auckland Harbour Bridge.

PhD four decades in the making

Birkenhead's Eleanor Hamlyn graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in 1975 and has now finished her PhD.

A Birkenhead woman has graduated with her PhD, exactly 40 years after she graduated with a Bachelor of Arts.

Chen's will plans revealed

Yun Qing Liu is on trial in Auckland High Court for the murder of his partner Cissy Chen.

Killed Auckland woman Cissy Chen was making a will to cut her partner out of her assets, Crown says.

Kennel cough cases reported

Vets are warning about an outbreak of kennel cough in Auckland city

The "whooping cough for dogs" is hitting Auckland canines hard this winter.

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Gran's dishing up a treat gallery video

Papakura grandmother Lillian Davern features in the new cook book Love and Food at Gran's Table

Delicious recipes inspired by grandmothers around the country have been uncovered to ensure everyone gets a taste. 

Cell death not suspicious, police say

The death of a man in the cells of a court is not thought to be suspicious, police say.

Maori engagement falls short gallery

Broadband upgrade for Drury


Eden hockey hoping for improvement

Eden's Manesh Patel fights for the ball against a Southern defender.

Although they haven't won a game this season, there are plenty of positives coming out of Eden's premier men's hockey squad.

Hitting bumps in the road to success

A broken arm is not enough to stop athlete Meghann Stewart from going for gold at the 2017 World Masters Games. 

Footballers playing with heart and soul

Losing a dozen players at the beginning of a season is incredibly tough for any football team to rebuild from.

Auckland Faces

Life off 'The Rock'

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

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

'Make a life for yourself'

Better job opportunities and a better education were Elaine Iorive’s goals when she came to New Zealand.

BALANCING CULTURES: Linabel Hadlee with her husband Simon and children Mateo, 2, and Jessica, 6, celebrate a family occasion.

Mexican mum loves NZ

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

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