Don't let the rainy forecast get you down. There is still fun to be had in Auckland this weekend.
Lack of information sharing lead to convicted murderer being able to escape to Brazil, initial report finds.
Council's Long Term Plan heads out to the public for consultation so that Aucklanders can have their say
An elderly man has been hit by a jeep in an Auckland supermarket carpark.
Seeds of change are being sown in a humble vegetable plot in an Auckland suburb.
13-year-old Danielle can enjoy all the sounds of Christmas this year, thanks to her second cochlear implant.
Mayor Len Brown is wading into debate around Fletcher Building's plans for the Three Kings Quarry.
Four Shakespeare lovers have modernised one of the Bard's most famous stories into a teenage web series.
Manslaughter charge laid over the death of Auckland man Gordon Hona at a Foodstuffs warehouse.
Some afternoon sunshine is bound to bring smiles to faces in Auckland and Northland this afternoon.
Ooh, is that an alien from District 9? Indeed. But it's crafted from choc and rice crispies.
Severe thunderstorms and strong winds are set to calm in Auckland region after a wet and windy summer’s day.
Police are warning motorists to watch out for "large" pot holes on SH1 in Northland.
A local body authority wants control of North Head but not before the government pays for maintenance work.
Auckland man discovers his roof cavity "covered" in asbestos just months after lung cancer diagnosis.
Bag-snatch hero Lucy Knight has posted a video thanking those who have helped her.
Police investigating the brutal rape of an Auckland teen release images of attacker and his car.
The death of 103-year-old Helena Ataya marks the end of an era for the Corban winemaker family.
Using public transport has become an exercise in the art of train transfer for one partially sighted man.
Fraudster Tony Mount will spend Christmas behind bars for his "pervading pattern of dishonesty".
A new lane on Auckland's Northern Motorway will ease congestion ahead of the Christmas rush, NZTA says.
Man accused of murdering Auckland mother Blessie Gotingco has sexual violation charge added.
Man who positioned his dog so it could savage his one-legged neighbour jailed for eight and a half years.
Police sting on Headhunters gang nets over $17m in cash, drugs and assets.
Randomly selected Aucklanders may have a say on solving a big transport funding shortfall.
A fire started by a child playing with fireworks has left at least one family homeless.
Four new red light cameras are coming to East Auckland in the New Year.
In the middle of all of Auckland's rates-related issues sits the Central Rail Loop.
The Botany branch of Citizens Advice Bureau will close as the lease expires at its current premises.
Inquest into the death of a man who died in his car surrounded by live power cables resumes.
A 20m cliff fall while snowboarding on Mt Ruapehu has left Marcel Parmentier in a wheelchair.
A lengthy battle to find some common ground between two Auckland education providers has come to an end.
Blenheim writer Paula Bayley has been named "author of the month" by a Texas publishing agency.
Firefighters are scrambling to fix a major water leak at a central Auckland building.
Friendly competition with her big brother has helped 8-year-old Sacha on her way to two BMX titles.
Mutual respect and the phrase "yes dear" are crucial ingredients in a love story spanning more than 60 years.
Police appeal to the public for information on a missing Auckland woman who hasn't been seen for weeks.
Sailors leaving naval base for Christmas will get a sobering safety message in the form of car wrecks at the exits.
Music, socialising and a wisecracking MC - not what the average job interview is made of.
Auckland Hospital food workers walk off the job after health board decide to outsource hospital food supply.
Check out five festive summer events to pull you out of a post-Christmas and New Year's slumber.
Snow fell at a West Auckland primary school last week in honour of a "larger than life" boy.
Ratepayers have already chipped in $745,000 towards Colin Dale Park, but was it in vain?
Thieves are casing parked cars for easy takings at regional parks and beaches, police say.
It was a relative's wish that saw Ven Phraratwarayanmuni dedicate his life to Buddhism.
Man successfully appeals conviction for exposing himself to a woman while standing on a motorcycle.
Three cars have crashed in a head-on collision that has left one person seriously injured.
Transferring Vector stake to Auckland Council would be 'confiscation and nationalisation', trust says.
Police hunt thieves who pinched more than $40,000 worth of NRL branded clothing from an Auckland store.
Teen due to be sentenced for a botched bag-snatch which left a woman injured has proceedings postponed.
Are you happy with the council rates revaluation on your home?