"Commercially packaged dung" intercepted at Auckland Airport, but traveller praised for declaring item.
This week's Good Bloke Award goes to Eddie Kennedy of Mangere, who volunteers for Totara Hospice.
After their affair was exposed, two lovers nearly decapitated the woman's husband.
One of the longest running - and toughest - events on the Manukau calendar is back.
There can "always be a win-win outcome" to every problem, Ane Chan-Paeu reckons.
What a fantastic week. It was unbelievable.
The Schwenkes are feeling challenged in their third week of training for Ports of Auckland Round the Bays.
The pious life of a spiritual missionary may not be to everyone's taste but for a new member of the Ahmadiyya Muslim community, it's his calling.
Safekids is promoting safety around cars in driveways this summer.
Papatoetoe proved they can foot it with the best when they played Auckland club cricket's two-day championship leaders Takapuna last Saturday
I first went to Waitangi in 1984 on what was known as the "Hikoi ki Waitangi".
Vandals "stole from their own community" by vandalising a much-loved neighbourhood hub.
There's a new cop on the job in one of the police district's highest posts.
Lily knows exactly what it's like to do it tough.
Sports fans turned out in force when league's legends came to Mangere.
This week's Thanks a Bunch award goes to the staff at New Zealand Career College in Manukau.
Fresh Gallery Otara is showcasing an exhibition as part of the Auckland Pride Festival.
Police are looking for four men who allegedly threatened a shop owner over a pack of cigarettes.
The past 12 months has been the "year from hell" for Sally French.
This weekend was the most weather-hit of the year.
Natalie Fenton was just 15 when she, her sister and a friend committed a sustained and brutal attack on a man.
Waiuku Zero Waste has partnered with Wiri Prison to help restore lawn mowers.
Its regulars describe it as their favourite summer festival.
Gardening skills and fresh veggies are part of a programme helping people recover from mental illness.
Women behind bars are receiving valuable support from some of the country's top legal minds.
It's now safe to move fruits and vegetables in and out of Manurewa.
Patrick Dixon, sought after a police car was shot at in Auckland, has been arrested in Cambridge.
A man is dead in Mangere after neighbours heard someone shout out "I killed him".
Biosecurity staff in Auckland have seized a snakeskin more than two metres long.
Auckland Transport is investigating if light or heavy rail to Auckland Airport is the best option to ease traffic congestion.