Auckland's Lake Pupuke has rapidly filled with rotting, stinking weeds causing alarm among the sailing community.
A 100-year-old wharf will be rebuilt and jumpers will be able to to continue a summer tradition.
One week into training for Round the Bays, Peter Oliver hasn't been deterred by the muggy Auckland weather.
A car hit scaffolding causing damage to parked vehicles and the search is on for the culprit.
The man was seen acting suspiciously near a house fire in Long Bay Regional Park
Active youngster Sionann Murphy is turning heads as one of the few athletes with cerebral palsy to have beaten able-bodied athletes.
A local board has safety concerns following three crashes in a month on a road leading to two schools.
He was fighting fires in Australia just over a week ago. Now, he has lost everything in a blaze at his own home.
Voluntary parent donations are a necessity for schools to meet expectations, say principals.
Six fire trucks struggling to put out a house fire in Auckland.
Lucky cat suffer from "an awful tendency to lie in the gutter".
This is my home because of the kauri, says a man fighting to keep trees.
Nine injured following a chemical spill in Auckland on Friday.
Another round of Auckland motorway's 'March Madness' could push commuters back to cars, critics warn.
A pony club which had thousands of dollars of equipment stolen is thankful after receiving donations from around the country.
A pair of best friends wanted to do something to help people living with cancer, so they decided to go bald.
Auckland Council has set up a crack team to pursue those who illegally dump rubbish.
Kate and Peter Oliver are ready to help their family get fit for the Auckland Round the Bays fun run in March.
Batman is joining an all women paddle boarding team in honour of his late wife.
Auckland Transport is being too secretive about plans to remove carparking in Glenfield, a local board member says.
Auckland mayor Len Brown says trains connecting Auckland to the North Shore will be a reality.
A passion for animals has driven Karen Brown's commitment to SPCA for three decades.
A Waitemata harbour rail campaigner launches a petition.
An initiative to help provide needy people with weekly boxes of homegrown vege has taken off.
A large jolt at the end of a newly installed flying fox is causing concern for parents of young children.
A car flipped, trapping two people at Auckland's Tristram Ave off-ramp.
Hato Petera College's accommodation will be open for business this school year says the school's trust board.
After years of campaigns, primary birthing units are being considered by Waitemata District Health Board.
Driving to parks in Auckland traffic poses greater risk than from chemical spraying, says a Massey scientist.
A helicopter ride, tugboat tour and much more could be yours to enjoy with four friends this anniversary weekend.