A woman in Auckland was stuck in a lift for 14 hours before someone heard her screams for help.
Olga Martinez has hit the halfway mark in her training for the 8.4 kilometre Ports of Auckland Round the Bays and is looking for people to come and run with her to keep her motivated.
Hot, humid weather and a manic work schedule is making things tough for Olga Martinez as she prepares for the Ports of Auckland Round the Bays.
Olga Martinez is tackling the Round the Bays fun run with her daughter Amaia to overcome ghosts from her past.
The growth population explosion in North Auckland is set to continue after a new Special Housing Area for 2400 homes in Upper Orewa has been approved.
Thousands of people have been pouring into Orewa this summer, boosting the local economy.
After sailing around the world, living the folk movement of the 1960s and publishing five books, Joanna Jayne St John is now on her biggest adventure.
A racing car transporter will be among more than 120 vehicles at the Wellsford Lions Roaring Truck Show on February 28.
Football on the Coast is about to become a whole lot more sophisticated as Hibiscus Coast AFC launches its new "four corners" football development programme.
The North Queensland Cowboys enjoyed a warm welcome when they dropped in at the Hibiscus Coast Raiders.
Lizards have now joined dogs, horses and even cats on the beach this summer.
Auckland woman is in hospital after her cow knocked her over and stepped on her.
A mother says her son is chuffed with the attention that's come after he helped save her life.
Accident hotspot State Highway 16 is under fire.
Early alarm clocks may not be the only back to school struggle next week.
Farmers and lifestyle block owners are asked to check native bush on their properties for kauri dieback and to keep stock away
NZ First leader Winston Peters has launched a far-reaching attack on the Government and its economic management, accusing it of being "contemptuous of New Zealanders' real concerns and problems".
A working bee on Saturday is seeking volunteers to help clean up around the Hibiscus Coast Youth Centre in Orewa.
Popularity of new low-cost auction and classified site 4tradeit.co.nz sees its servers jammed by heavy traffic.
Northland police have released the name of the man who drowned in Russell at the weekend.
When hundreds of caterpillars hatched on her swan plants one Orewa woman decided to raise them all.
Web designer takes on the big boys with new low-cost auction and classified ad site.
State Highway 1 reopened after a brief closure but long delays are expected to continue.
A sci fi-inspired 'Volksrod' was the most popular car at the Kumeu hot rod show.
The success of a housing development is now seeing its high-end homes fetching more than $1 million.
Jools Topp and American real estate agent Mary Massara are both well loved members of the Helensville community.
Litter is exposing a dirtier side of the holiday season.
An officer was forced to dive into the Orewa estuary to apprehend a fleeing driver.
Seven Scottish skiffs are set for an adventurous 15 day sea voyage around Auckland.
Nick "The Violin Guy" loves bringing music to the streets.