12:29 PM Auckland Council votes overwhelmingly in favour of a $99-a-year extra transport levy.
12:48 PM A schoolboy who saw his maths teacher masturbating in a classroom said he was "shocked" by what he saw.
12:08 PM Auckland police are searching for the owner of a kayak and survival equipment that was left on Rangitoto Island.
Four teens allegedly threw paint, smeared excrement and damaged walls with graffiti in a vacant Auckland state house.
Film-makers applaud an idea to turn old Auckland Air Force hangars into film studio space.
12:28 PM Karekare residents are concerned that a walkway comes at a high environmental and archaeological price.
12:19 PM A new generator is needed to get the West Wave steam room up and running again after being closed six months ago.
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.