Northland

Cows killed in Far North crash

Ohaeawai Farmer  Mike Moody with Spot. Moody had to kill three of his cows after teenagers driving a stolen car crashed ...

Five teenagers have been arrested after a Toyota Starlet ploughed into three cows in the Far North.

New health service launched in Whangarei

Northland District Health Board chief executive Dr Nick Chamberlain talks about the new support service which focuses on ...

A new service to help clients of Mental Health and Addictions Services and their children has been launched at Whangarei Hospital.

41-year-old 800m record broken by Springbank student

Current Northland Secondary Schools Junior Boys 800m record holder Jai Dawson with Gerard Honiss who set the previous ...

A Northland secondary school 800m record has been smashed by a barefoot runner from a Kerikeri school.

Stamp collectors treasure fair

Stamp collecting is a favourite hobby of man people.

A display of the rare Penny Black stamp will be on display at the upcoming stamp fair in Whangarei.

'Team Whangarei' ready for fun in Mini charity run

'Team Whangarei' Pork Pie Charity Run driver Phil Schultz and manager Margaret Povey.

Whangarei's Phil Schultz and Margaret Povey are first time entrants in the Pork Pie Charity Run.

Whangarei Leader

Young farmers step up to challenge

Cara Doggett and Grace Moscrip shoot from the maimai they constructed as one of their TeenAg competitions.

Northland youngsters with an interest in farming go head to head in practical challenges that run along side the Young Farmer of the Year competition.

Free feline microchipping in Whangarei

Find your lost, hurt or stolen moggy quicker and easier by taking advantage of free microchipping.

Whangarei highland dancers go busking

Lauren Beare and Shannon Vesey dance at the town basin.

Whangarei Highland and National Dancing Association are celebrating their 50th anniversary.

Deeper port consultation begins

Northport, Marsden Point near Whangarei.

Refining NZ is proposing changes to Whangarei Harbour entrance and looking closely at the effects of the proposed changes.

Northern News

Kerikeri cadet major returns from Wellington

Major Bill Carruthers presents the National Certificate of Cadet Forces to a cadet from the Christchurch ATC Squadron.

Kerikeri Cadet Forces Major Bill Carruthers has returned to the area to retire after 13 years based in Wellington.

First-time entrant wins cheese award

Cathy Oakley and Rod Clarke, from Winsam Farmhouse in Kerikeri, with the ewes that helped them win various awards at ...

Cathy Oakley and Rod Clarke scored a perfect 100 for the farmhouse sheep cheese they make.

Northlanders' success at Farmers finals

Lisa Kendall, winner of the Northern Regional finals of the Young Farmer of the Year.

Two of the three winners in the Northern Young Farmers regional finals come from Northland.

Painted rocks spread joy in Kaitaia

Liam Hedgman, 2, with a collection of painted rocks at Kaitaia's Jaycee Park.

A cycle of painting and hiding rocks for children to find in Kaitaia, is bringing the community together.

Dargaville & Districts

Peeping principal can still teach

Former Dargaville High School principal  David Bargh.

Convicted lurker "became fixated" with one of his female teachers and was caught on her property three times.

Three people saved from boat

The Coastguard and rescue crews responded to the stricken boat off the coast of Dargaville.

A rescue team saved three people on broken down boat off the coast of Dargaville.

'Crack down on reckless boaties'

Mourners gather at the joint funeral of Sunia "Junior" Ungo'unga and his cousin Alipate Manumu'a at the Otara Tongan ...

OPINION: The joint funeral of two cousins drowned on the Kaipara Bar is a cold reminder of the pain caused to those left behind, especially their seven children.

Kiwi wins coveted car scholarship

University of Auckland student Andrew McLaren has won the first international internship offered by UK supercar maker ...

Auckland student wins first international internship offered by UK supercar maker McLaren Automotive.

Bay Chronicle

First-time entrant wins cheese award

Cathy Oakley and Rod Clarke, from Winsam Farmhouse in Kerikeri, with the ewes that helped them win various awards at ...

Cathy Oakley and Rod Clarke scored a perfect 100 for the farmhouse sheep cheese they make.

Couple seek dog release from council pound

Laska in the Okaihau dog pound.

A Russell couple are seeking the release of their dog from the Okaihau pound after they say she has been wrongly accused of harming wildlife.

New commercial airline for Whangarei

Sunair pilots Isaac Magowan and Evan Clinning at the new Whangarei terminal.

New airline flying Whangarei skies aims at same day direct flights to some major centres outside of Auckland.

Bee Central is a honey of a business

Warwick Bell  checks some of the newly installed "cutting edge" equipment.

Bee keepers team together to open an extraction plant that can be used by the community.

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