Waka Races at Takapuna Beach beat hundreds of other entries in the annual competition.
Two Auckland schools ban sugary drinks and adopt 'water-only' policy.
Pupils wanting to be at school was greatest achievement of outgoing Auckland principal.
Demolition of the Dominion Rd flyover has been put on hold.
A car drove off a ramp onto another car in an Auckland car park.
Lights were out in the Auckland suburb of Ponsonby as lunch hour hit on Thursday.
Transport, clean waterways and upgrading local infrastructure is a priority for some of Auckland's local boards.
An Auckland league team who beat Australia, Great Britain, and France will link up again for the first time in 40 years.
Auckland councillor Chris Darby says he is "suspicious" about NZTA's reasons for the Waterview Connection delays, and has his own theory.
Jason Chase was last seen leaving his flat on May 8, police are looking for two men who they think can help find him.
Auckland University is being called on by 240 of its own staff to cut all ties from coal, oil and gas investments.
It's the game of the round as College Rifles and Eden meet in Auckland Rugby's premier competition.
A run-down-looking caravan is being advertised for rent as a "fully-furnished one-bedroom unit" in Auckland.
The 35-year-old was working at an industrial site on Neilson St when he died, last Thursday.
Auckland Council will sell $130 million of investments to help reduce debt, despite heated opposition.
The manager who has led Auckland City to the top of New Zealand football, has announced he'll stay.
Auckland woman nurses the creatures back to health but experts say they're pests and should be euthanised.
A nationwide "freshwater rescue plan" is advocating for a different way of paying for pollution in Auckland.
Campervans parking on residential streets are "an accident waiting to happen", Auckland residents say.
Traps have been set in an attempt to catch roaming dogs terrorising an Auckland suburb.
94-year-old woman plants second tree at school grounds - 82 years after the first.
The 52-year-old's body was discovered by a friend at a central Auckland address.
"This a very exciting day ... 60 years in the making," says Bill English as he opens Auckland's new tunnel to walkers.
Auckland's new Waterview Tunnel sits up to 40m underground, stretching 2.4km. What happens in an emergency?
Auckland grammar school's rule banning male students from wearing ear studs labelled "gender stereotyping".
The Armed Offenders Squad were called out in Auckland following reports of someone with a weapon.
Devastated sisters return to find Auckland home ransacked and dead father's air force memorabilia stolen.
A woman was forced into a car in the Auckland suburb of Newmarket in what police say was an "alarming" incident.
A man has died in a workplace accident involving a forklift in the central Auckland suburb of Penrose.
Kids at Auckland's Starship Hospital received some very special guests this morning.