1:03 PM Police were justified in shooting a man in an Auckland park, but "precipitated" the situation.
Family and friends have gathered in the Far North to farewell much-loved young woman Sarah Higgins.
Traffic is still heavy on a major Auckland motorway but all lanes are now open.
A father and son are practising every dayfor the World Sport Stacking Championships.
Auckland mayoral candidate Vic Crone promises to break Auckland Harbour Bridge's "morning and night gridlock".
2:08 PM With major growth expected in the northern areas zoning is now proposed for Warkworth and Matakana primary schools.
1:45 PM Tongan artist is set to have his culturally inspired work exhibited at New York's prestigious art museum, The MET.
Kim Lucas has volunteered for most of her life and with the 2017 World Masters Games coming up, she shows no signs of slowing down.
Warriors halfback Shaun Johnson brings a smile to the faces of students in South Auckland.
Richie Blackmore was named Auckland Rugby League's coach of the year last night.
Making Chasing Great didn't distract Richie McCaw from the task of winning his second World Cup, he says.