Liquid nitrogen leak on train

Emergency services attended the leak at Pukekohe Station.

Hazmat called in after a gas cylinder shot out clouds of fog on a freight train in South Auckland.

Brent Catchpole: The year ahead for the Papakura Local Board

Papakura Local Board chairman Brent Catchpole.

Welcome to the New Year. The Papakura Courier asked local board chairman Brent Catchpole to share his thoughts on the goals ahead for the board as it heads into 2017. 

'One step away from being fatal'

Harry Ding, 3, was rushed to hospital with a deep cut under his chin from a heavy glass restaurant door.

Young Harry Ding has been having nightmares after a heavy door toppled on him.

Hit and run teen was hearing impaired video

Jacob Pakura.

Teen skateboarder Jacob Pakura's family issues tearful plea to driver to come forward. "Please give our family some closure."

Man impaled on fence

Emergency services are on the scene in Kidd Rd, Karaka.

Young man critically injured after a car smashed into a fence in rural south Auckland.

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Elderly woman missing

Patricia Wearn, 73, went missing on her afternoon walk in Torbay.

She went out for an afternoon walk and still hadn't returned by 6pm.

Auckland weather tomorrow

Another sunny day in store for Aucklanders on Tuesday.

Woman found in pool dies

Man shot in head

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Chasing cricket accolades

Takapuna's Matt Latham attempts to run out North Shore's Mike Olsen in the premier T20 competition.

Midway through the Auckland club cricket season, which teams are still in the title race?

Waitakere United edge Wanderers

Wanderers' Raymond Gunemba and Waitakere's Ryan Cain clash during Sunday's match.

Pascal Reinhardt scored a winner for Waitakere United with just over 10 minutes to play, leaving Hamilton Wanderers to rue earlier missed chances.

Trainer chasing million dollar targets

Sacred Elixir will begin his Derby preparation in the Karaka Mile on Karaka Million night.

Cambridge horse trainer hopeful of securing the million dollar tickets.

Yankees star recognises NZ talent

Didi Gregorius of the New York Yankees had sound advice for the New Zealand U18 side.

New York Yankees' shortstop Didi Gregoius was on hand to teach NZ's up-and-coming baseball stars

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