Person hit by train

Trains are stopped on Auckland's western line in Henderson.

5:04 PM  A person has been hit by a train in West Auckland on Wednesday afternoon.

Blogger behind pink cycleway

Cycling advocate Max Robitzsch is raring to ride along the motorway offramp he helped convert into a cycle path.

6:08 PM  A $13m project revamping central Auckland's Nelson St for cycling started with a blog.

Babies freed from car at mall

The carpark at Westfield St Lukes, photographed during Boxing Day sales in 2014.

6:08 PM  A concerned shopper helped retrieve two infants left alone in a car at an Auckland shopping centre.

Northport oil spill controlled

Regional council maritime staff and emergency services representatives at the oil spill response at Northport near the entrance to Whangarei Harbour.

Authorities cleaning up after an oil spill at Northport in Whangarei Harbour say the majority has been contained.

Council slams pokie returns

Areas in Auckland which spend the most on the pokies get the least back in community grants.

The government is "subsidising" gaming operators, angry Auckland Council says.

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Inquiry into sword attack accused's care

Manjit Singh was under the care of the Mason Clinic, which is now being investigated.

5 min ago  The inquiry into the Mason Clinic will report to the the ministry's director of mental health.

Still motoring along

5:34 PM  Barry Carson and Ron Newman are still working, years past the normal age of retirement.

Thanks a Bunch: Jane Milner

'A tight-knit community'


Fight night fundraiser for rugby player

Sam Lawrence leaves a defender in his wake.

It's mate versus mate as two powerhouse rugby clubs collide in the boxing ring to help raise funds for Sam Lawrence, who's playing days ended after an injury.

London calling for Lewis

Footballer Lewis Tiller has been selected to play for the famous West Ham United under-18 squad in London next year.

A Waiuku College football player is on the cusp of playing professionally after he was selected to play for West Ham United's under-18 side.

Jonah Lomu's sons sing at funeral

Guests at Jonah Lomu's funeral.

Brayley, 6 and Dhyreille, 5, sang a duet to open a private funeral service for Jonah Lomu.

Jones smacks winners home

Blockhouse Bay's GD Jones, left, and Artem Sitak put up a good fight against Parnell.

A "massive" effort by GD Jones has helped defending champions Blockhouse Bay into the Caro Bowl final again.

Pasifika community farewells Lomu

The casket containing the body of Jonah Lomu is carried out by Lomu family members.

Pasifika community remembers their 'greatest son'.

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