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Climate worries focus on melting ice


Bigger storms and frequent king tides may change Auckland's coastline and affect how communities live.

Bones found at Gulf Harbour

old bones gulf

Archaeologists at a site in northern Auckland have excavated skeleton thought to be over 100 years old.

From dumbbells to wedding bells


The marriage of two NZ weightlifters in Glasgow was the icing on their Commonwealth Games cake.

MP's anger over Dirty Politics

 Mark Mitchell

Rodney MP Mark Mitchell is likely to take legal action over Nicky Hager's book.

Ocean explorers' ambitious plan

Riley Hathaway and Dad Steve

A father and daughter duo want to educate kids on coastal waters and hope to get their DVD into schools.

Who ate all the pies?

pie thief

A thief with a hankering for steak and cheese swiped four pies off a bakery counter before running off.

Kereopa to open surf school

paddle boarders

Surfing legend Daniel Kereopa has moved to Orewa and has big plans for the summer.

Will Aucklanders walk on water?

Auckland in future

Climate change adaption architect Bernd Gundermann has presented a very different vision for Auckland.

'Oddballs' in the kitchen

Neil Gussey and Tracey Allan

Tracey Allan had never seen an episode of MKR before close friend Neil Gussey asked her to audition with him.

Supporting victims is rewarding


A bit of concern for your fellow neighbour is the essential element needed to become a Victim Support volunteer.

Focus on rail crossing risk

taupaki crash

A near miss with a train at a level crossing happens every three days on average. And the northern line through Rodney is one of the worst in the country.

Residents' relief: 'the fear is gone'

gum tree

After eight years of campaigning, Manly residents are celebrating the axing of a giant gum tree.

Police probe impresses Booth

Pat Booth

Veteran journalist Pat Booth is pleased police admit, in part, that evidence may have been planted in Crewe murders.

Lucky rescue for Trevor


Trevor England knew he was having a bad day when he woke up in hospital with no recollection of how he got there.

To bee or not to bee


A dispute between neighbours over bees has hobby keepers worried they will need resource consent to keep hives.

Archie's tall order

Archie the dog

It took the scent of a possum to get Archie 30-metres up a tree. It took a cherry picker to get the dog down.

Call for 24-hour service

Clark family

Hibiscus Coast residents want a 24-hour medical service in place, but Health Board says current system working.

Mystery around light in sky

	 Upper Hutt UFOs strap

A strange object spotted in the sky over Auckland last night still has residents scratching their heads.

Library looks back on year

Zade Allen

Mayor Len Brown helped the Wellsford War Memorial Library celebrate its first anniversary on Friday.

Business park matching residential swell

Highgate Business Park

The lifestyle ideal of working and living in one area may become a reality for some thanks to Highgate Business Park.

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