The push for intensive poultry development in South Head impacts everybody.
The bronze whaler was as big as Louise Aitken's three metre board but she "wasn't over the top scared".
Explosions and car crashes kept Westpac Auckland rescue helicopter crews busy over the weekend.
Beach goers can expect a few more warm weeks of balmy weather before wet, mild climes set in.
Dog and tortoise escape with minor smoke inhalation after smoke alarm alerts neighbours to stove fire.
The camping experience will make Muriwai even more of a drawcard.
Rushing to the aid of a man dying on Stanmore Bay beach has seen a trio honoured by New Zealand Police.
A women's family mistook her frantic signals for help from the water as friendly waves.
Coders, designers and space enthusiasts hunkered down for two days of brainstorming on Anzac weekend.
An Auckland woman with green fingers was awarded a war medal that never arrived. Almost a century later, it's turned up.
Warkworth businesses resoundingly reject a proposal for business improvement district.
When the bus stop seat started shaking, Gabrielle Kerridge-Temm didn't realise it was an earthquake.
Children on school holidays in Whangaparaoa get some special beach visitors.
The opening of two rapid charging points in Silverdale confirms the north of Auckland as likely the first viable electric vehicle region in NZ.
Irene Calvert says the Queen's birthday was the "dullest" compared to her 90th birthday dive from a plane
When a dairy farm using PKE won, the Balance Farm Environmental Awards met some criticism.
Pinpointing the source of tiny speeding neutrinos as a super massive black hole in a distant galaxy brings kudos to the Warkworth Observatory team
Isla Willis and Megan Paterson are on an Anzac mission.
A fly-away cockatiel by the name of Brucie has left its Orewa owner distraught.
Housing Minister Dr Nick Smith and Mayor Len Brown were "incorrect" when they jointly announced 122 apartments by 2018 in Orewa as part of the Auckland Housing Accord, property owners say.
Thieves with a penchant for orange flashing lights are ripping them off Auckland Council vehicles.
Hundreds turn out to send off "man of the South Kaipara" who had the land "deep in his blood and deep in his heart".
Could moves to let Rodney breakaway from the super city trigger a stampede for the doors by other Auckland areas?
New Zealand's most promising junior female golfer has had her $10,000 golf clubs stolen.
Police find weapons, weed, LSD and more during north and west Auckland bust.
Constable Andy Williams passed out after a struggle with a drug-fueled offender. But he made sure he got his man first.
Snickers is the new (furry) face of the Whangaparaoa police.
"Environmental champions" Richard and Dianne Kidd are Supreme winners of the inaugural Auckland Ballance Farm Environment Awards.
The 60th anniversary regatta of the Zephyr National Sailing Championships at Manly is drawing top Kiwi sailors from around the country.
He survived the war only to die in a lorry crash. Now, the search is on for a soldier's family.