Politician "gutted" to have been excluded from decisions about prison in her local board area.
A herbicide has caused the closure of Cosseys Dam in the Hunua Ranges.
The Otara Scorpions have earned themselves another crack at staying in the Fox Memorial Trophy.
A Chatham Cup quarter-final against Dunedin Technical in Dunedin on August 9 already has Mangere United shivering.
Papakura City coach Jason Heather rates Lynn Avon a greater threat to Papakura City than many think.
Southern Cavaliers and Papatoetoe Rangers have top billing in round four of netball's Regional Premier League on August 7.
Fox Memorial Premiership: Papakura 28 Northcote 8; Glenora 6 Otara 44; Mt Albert 50 Mangere East 16; Otahuhu 20 Pt Chevalier 40; Marist 20 Howick 14.
The Counties Manukau Steelers will be looking for an improved performance against Canterbury on August 7
From August 10 until next March motorists will not be able to make right turns from Kirkbride Rd in Mangere on to State Highway 20A.
Loki the Leonberger has been helping students read.
Lil Leaguez have been selected as one of the hip hop crews to represent NZ at the biggest and most prestigious international street dance competition in the Southern Hemisphere.
Alen Prokopis, manager, lives in Mangere East
Aorere College's kapa haka performances attract a large audience at Auckland International Airport
It's the Steelers backline that is keeping coach Tana Umaga awake at night.
Another game that got away from the Vodafone Warriors - we might have lost to the Cronulla Sharks 18-14 but at least we went down fighting.
Tirahou A and Revelation Titans continue their winning ways in Mangere-Otahuhu Netball Centre's Ladies A grade.
Manurewa Rugby Black is shaping up as the team to beat in Papakura Netball Centre's senior premier grade.
Otahuhu College carry Counties Manukau hopes into the College Rugby League playoffs on August 5.
Police in South Auckland need help identifying a man involved in an indecent assault.
The Serco prison debate has landed Corrections Minister Sam Lotu-Iiga right smack into the political punching ring.
There are just 16 more police on Counties Manukau's frontline than six years ago.
Family violence offenders offered alternative treatment under a new scheme designed to steer them away from jail.
JobFest15 is a unique opportunity for employers and job seekers, aged between 16 and 24, to connect face-to-face and discuss job opportunities.
The saddle and reins have been put aside by one Riding for the Disabled volunteer after 25 years of mucking in.
Holcim is relocating its cement boats from Onehunga to Waitemata port.
SPCA Auckland still closed to incoming cats after more than 180 cats were rescued from an alleged animal hoarder.
Building dreams is what Tangaroa College's Trades Academy is all about.
A Bible story about the quest for true love hits the stage this weekend.
Police failed in their duty of care when they detained vulnerable people in hunt for man.