A crumbling patch of State Highway 1 caused grief for motorists last week with many cars hit with tyre damage.
Auckland community hall hire fees will not increase this year, with letters to users about big rises sent in error.
It's the second book he's written in his 90s, but retired photojournalist Alan Sayers, 98, isn't letting age stop him as he releases his autobiography, Deadline.
Eric Finau has gone through "hell and back" to be named in the New Zealand Commonwealth Games boxing team.
A man suffered serious burns after his cabin at Orewa Backpackers in north Auckland caught fire.
Sterryn Roycroft was diagnosed with terminal breast cancer despite having none of the usual symptoms.
The sudden decline of toheroa in Dargaville is 'ecology in action' not oystercatchers, shorebird expert says.
New subdivisions under way in Warkworth area are great but commercial expansion is also needed, councillor says.
A young fur seal has been found dead, possibly shot, on the Whangaparaoa Peninsula in Auckland.
Houses, supermarkets, retirement homes and town centres are on the development cards for north Auckland.
A quick 'prayer session' was called for when a woman saw scaffolding from a church fly onto her roof this morning.
A burning van brought three lanes of traffic to a standstill on an Auckland motorway today.
Many unsealed Rodney roads are a 'disgrace' with locals saying the situation is beyond critical.
Warkworth should get a public transport service in about a year, as Auckland Transport opens consultation next month for what shape it will take.
Andrea Hegan wasn't the only one eating breakfast in Bon Accord Harbour near Kawau Island.
Auckland boaties are continuing to push for an exemption to compulsory lifejacket wearing in boats under 6 metres long.
Four Rodney people have been recognised for their community work in the Queen’s Birthday honours.
Fire has destroyed a northern Rodney sports clubrooms and community meeting place.
One of the Hauraki Gulf's great lighthouse lenses is back in the light after nearly 20 years in a shed.
A caregiver noticed an elderly man's house was filled with smoke when he paid him a visit this morning.
Are our classrooms becoming overcrowded?