Damp house led to baby's death

The leaky Housing New Zealand home where toddler Emma-Lita Bourne was living when she died.

12 min ago  Dead Auckland toddler had been living in cold, damp and leaky state house.

Holistic approach to healing

Ngati Whatua Orakei Health Services Rongoa Maori practitioner Te Whiu Isaac and practice manager Tarati Blair-Hunt.

Prayer, massage and herbal medicine feature in new traditional Maori health services in East Auckland.

Workmates shocked by death

Robert Su,33, died after he was hit by a truck in central Auckland.

An ASB Bank worker was hit by a truck while walking across a central Auckland road.

Renters find 'roof hanging off'

The ceiling of an Auckland rental property fell in after heavy rain.

An Auckland homeowner has a big clean up ahead after the ceiling collapsed in the lounge of her rental property.

Wet weather causes mud slide

A mud slide at the Parnell Tunnel has caused train services on the Onehunga Line to be suspended.

Heavy rain in Auckland has caused some flooding and a mud slide which disrupted train services.

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Damp house a factor in toddler's death

Starship Children's Hospital where toddler Emma-Lita Bourne died in 2014.

12:02 PM  Dead Auckland toddler had been living in cold, damp and leaky state house.

Police tap into CCTV

11:57 AM  A new police strategy in South Auckland could mean more offenders are caught in the act on CCTV.

Charity shop's boutique twist

Council CEO's spending power increases

Sport

Ta'auso's 100th spurs on Pukekohe win

Niva Ta'auso played his 100th game for Pukekohe on Saturday.

Pukekohe celebrated veteran midfielder Niva Ta'auso's 100th match with a 29-21 win against Manurewa in the Counties Manukau Premier Club Rugby competition at Mountfort Park.

Karaka's big boys beat up Ardmore Marist gallery

Karaka is known for its potent backline but it was its forward pack which proved the difference as it overcame Ardmore Marist 22-19 on Saturday at the Karaka Sportsground.

Patumahoe's Josh van Lieshout scored four tries in his side's 38-0 win over Onewhero.

Patumahoe keep slim playoff hopes alive

Karaka, Pukekohe, Bombay and Patumahoe strengthen their positions in Counties Manukau Premier Club rugby but Waiuku's top four hopes are fading fast.

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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