The sight of human excrement floating in the water in Paihia has angered a local woman.
Northlanders keen to pick up rubbish could win a $200 barbeque as part of the numerous activities planned for Seaweek
Far North businesses will be able to legally trade on Easter Sunday - following the adoption of a new bylaw.
More than 40 senior nursing personnel from around Northland attended a research showcase organised by NorthTec's nursing department.
Around 750 young people will benefit from a new $475,000 partnership which will providing youth volunteering opportunities with the Sea Cleaners programme,
The colossal volume of marine pollution is not lessening in spite of the best attempts by volunteers.
A warning has been issued to only purchase train tickets from the Bay of Islands Vintage Railway ticket booth - following the theft of around $1000 worth of tickets.
Opua's Myra Larcombe was amazed to win the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Halbergs.
Dry Northland weather is forcing Kiwi out of their normal habitat and into paddocks to find wet grass.
Falling water levels in rivers and streams that supply drinking water for Omapere, Opononi, Paihia, Waitangi, Opua and Haruru Falls have forced council to introduce further water restrictions.
A legally blind, elderly man is searching for a new rental in Kerikeri because he can't afford to pay a recent rent increase.
Waimate North residents are concerned someone is going to die on a corner on Old Bay Rd.
A van remained in the Kaeo River for eleven days before being removed - a local woman says this is not good enough.
Extra police numbers are yet to be confirmed for Northland.
Kerikeri based television personality Matt Watson has launched an app to ensure fish material isn't wasted.
Day off the farm for farmers to enjoy family and some social company along with a meal.
Contractor appointed to build first of Northland bridge replacements.
An expansion to Ngawha's power generation can't come soon enough - with the lack of backup lines in Northland continuing to cause issues.
Water carriers are kept busy in Northland as the big dry continues.
He's 77 and has a bad hip but this Kerikeri man picks up five bags of rubbish a day on his morning walks
"Right now we need 10 new panelbeater apprentices to enter the Northland industry to answer the demand."
Northland farmers will receive government support following an announcement by the Minister for Primary Industries.
The whanau-oriented Ironmahue event kicks off in Whangaroa on February 17 followed by the swim, run and walk at Mahinepua Bay on February 18.
While there are plenty of five-year-olds starting school there are also two new teachers joining them in the Far North.
Should foreign visitors who intend to drive in New Zealand be required to pass a driving test?
Te Rawhiti Rural Fire Force needs your help to raise $150,000 for a new fire station.
Kerikeri couple Glen and Goretti Harley are remaining positive despite the significant health issues both of them are facing.
The extension of ultra-fast-broadband fibre network further into Northland is being hailed as a significant boast to the region.
One stop shop respiratory clinic is speeding up the response time to lung cancer in Northland.
Climate change scientists have projected continued global greenhouse gas emissions will push Northland's temperatures up.