Six-year-old's artwork features on new shopping bags to benefit children in hospital.
A Northland woman's smokefree journey is getting added support this month from national stop smoking initiative Stoptober.
Success for Whangarei man who shaved his beard for the first time since 1976 to raise money.
The Andrew Clubley Memorial Relay, in memory of Detective Sergeant Andrew Clubley has raised $750 for the Ruakaka Surf Lifesaving Club.
Since June this year there has been an increase in burglaries and vehicle crime in several Whangarei suburbs.
Police are launching a sting to track down the culprits behind a series of beehive heists in Northland.
Residents want something done urgently about traffic congestion caused by parking on their street.
Whangarei Academy of Gymnastics trampolinist Tiana Tawha is competing at her first nationals this week.
Whangarei residents love the Hatea Loop Walkway but would like the toilets adjacent to the 4.2km circuit to stay open longer.
Four young writers have been crowned the 2015 Short Story Competition for Young Writers winners.
The Ministry for Primary Industries plans to turn the biosecurity spotlight on international yachts visiting Northland this season.
Kiwis are encouraged to host a classic Kiwi morning tea in October to raise money towards saving our national bird.
A Heritage New Zealand inventory project has led to the discovery of an early piece of the city's infrastructure.
Whangarei Boys High teacher Sandy Murphy will bolster teaching resources on Korea following professional development trip.
A Whangarei resident is shaving his beard for the first time in 39 years to raise funds.
Thousands of dollars worth of stolen kauri gum was found stashed at Whangarei massage parlour.
Whangarei RSA and Northern Districts RSA and their respective Trusts have recognised the dedicated work of a retiring member.
Rugby is creeping into all corners of the curriculum in Room 20 at Kamo Intermediate.
A group of volunteers have started a food forest on vacant land with the help of donations from their community.
An agricultural student exchange to Queensland has provided two students with a wealth of new knowledge.
A local Whangarei artist, who doesn't support a flag change, designed a 3D one out of manuka anyway.
Several thousand New Zealanders served in the Merchant Navy during World War 2.
An inter-school chess competition attracted 53 children from six Whangarei schools and one homestay.
A car crash blocked both directions of State Highway 1 as the occupants were being removed from vehicles.
A police operation targeting people "driven to distraction" is under way
A drone that flew into a power line sparked a power outage for 200 homes in Whangarei on Thursday.
People on Northland's east coast are urged to keep abreast of latest updates throughout the day after tsunami warnings were issued.
Police are investigating a complaint of sexual assault in Northland on Monday.
Grey faced petrels have established burrows again on the Northland mainland.
The NZ Transport Agency is advising motorists to plan ahead to avoid delays through the Kamo bypass on SH1 through Whangarei this weekend.