Rodney residents share their views on Phil Goff's plastic bag idea.
Foreign driver who allegedly crashed into journalist Karen Rutherford, killing her daughter's horse, has been charged.
SH1 near Warkworth, north of Auckland, was blocked after a fatal two-car crash.
Mark 'Doc' Johnston and Tom Burgess of Orewa Surf Lifesaving Club have been recognised nationally for their service helping to save Kiwi lives.
We asked, you voted. We present the best brunch cafes in the neighbourhood.
DOC anger after speedboats were filmed driving through a pod of dolphins.
Thirty-five year old builder Jon Hutchinson proves you're never too old to reach for the Lego blocks.
The Hibiscus Coast Raiders under-10 team has claimed national kudos by taking the overall honours at the first Kiwi Junior Rugby League Festival.
Motorists warned to avoid SH1 north of Puhoi after a crash blocked lanes.
Animal rights activists in uproar over alleged code breaches and use of a "blow-up doll" at a rodeo.
A murderer and rapist who has served close to 20 years in jail has again been denied parole.
Orewa North School's "MasterChef" programme has become a bit of a tradition in Area17.
Batten down the hatches, Auckland and the Coromandel.
Warkworth couple live off only $2.85 a day to prevent human trafficking.
The young man was at a private function north of Auckland when he fell down a set of stairs.
A mission to compile details of Kaukapakapa's war memorial heroes is nearly complete.
A colourful eel basket sculpture at Snells Beach has taken home a runner up honour at the Resene Total Colour Awards.
First-ever indication the Government will fund rail to Auckland's North Shore.
The Hibiscus Coast's beloved Kaumātua Murray Witika has died, after a five month battle with cancer.
Two junior Hibiscus Coast fighters have held their own against international fighters at the 2016 IFMA World Muaythai Youth Championships.
Encouraging girls into science behind inspirational forum.
Orewa Surf Lifesaving have the Cosgrove Trophy back in their cabinet after dominating the Northern Region Pool Championships.
One of the few large remaining blocks of bush on the Hibiscus Coast is being offered up for development.
The Matakana Link Road project has been pushed forward but the Fix Hill Street Now Action Group says this will not fix congestion issues.
The Aussies have done it again. This time they've nicked the name Probus from clubs across New Zealand.
The 2016 candidates for the Rodney Local Board in Auckland have revealed why they are standing.
On a bad day, it takes Kelly Andrews three hours to get to work. It's only getting worse as more join her.
A landlord could face court action after his property burned to the ground.
Tom Currie has travelled the length of the country through the generosity of the Pokemon community.
Whangaparaoa's Maxine Stout wins a brand new car.