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Party host jailed

Man who hosted a party where a woman drowned jailed for methamphetamine dealing.

A problem as old as spray can

Phil Taggers are taking to the streets of Whangarei and causing a headache for the council with their nozzle-happy ways.

Family keep vigil over Bubba

Te Rina-Ataahua Hemana Hit-and-run survivor Te Rina-Ataahua Hemana is on the long road to recovery after a week spent in an induced coma.

Losing puppy too much to Bear

Bear Boy's heartache over his mum's death is made worse by loss of a puppy - his last gift from her.

Vandalism angers club members

vandalism Faeces and mud have been smeared over the outside walls of the Northern Wairoa Club during the worst case of vandalism members have ever seen.

Fight for Jade's health

Jessika Guest and Jade A family is being torn apart in its bid to give a 6-year-old medicinal cannabis.

Offenders turn hand to help

More than 400 offenders are quietly righting their wrongs in the Whangarei community.

Kiwis dream big

Old Boys Association in dire straits

Black spot bridges campaign heats up

crash Official crash statistics for two notorious one-way bridges near Matakohe are wrong and delaying roading improvements, Northland MP Mike Sabin says.

Last bowls on the old green

Making the decision to resolve Te Kopuru's bowling club was a tough one for the remaining committee members of a once thriving and still much-loved facility.

Artemis crewman keen to go

Unpaid rates 'must be paid'

Flood misery not over

The floodwaters have receded but some Kaipara residents still face the huge mess left behind.

Marina plans divide Opua

Marina Community committee calls for environmental impact assessment before Resource Consent is considered for marina.

Brazen theft of donation box

The St John Ambulance donation box from the Opua General Store was taken on Saturday evening.

Sailing away to gold

Bay of Islands marine reserves proposed

Medal 'needs to come home'

A small newspaper clipping about the auctioning in Australia of a medal raised an alert for Hugh Rihari.

Possum traps big risk

Kiwi in trap An adult female Northland brown kiwi was caught in a leghold trap near Waipapa.

Northland police not equipped for refugees

No exercises have been held in Northland to train police in the skills they would need if a refugee boat arrived in Northland waters.

Statoil says any drilling years away

Robbed farmer receives new bike

Greener pastures for school farm

A new-look Northland College Farm is set to turn its first profit in five years.

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