Govt pockets $4m in Apple shares after 10-year fight to retrieve fraudster's ill-gotten gains.
Mothballed rail line between Gisborne and Wairoa set to become tourist cycle trail.
Heavy rain is threatening to make life difficult in the nation's vineyards.
The Gisborne RSA has been told to stop dragging its feet, and pay an ex-employee compensation.
Learn about what's cooking at Havelock North's Farmhouse Kitchen
Why is it taking Napier City Council so long to complete a structural assessment of its council building?
A woman who claimed $126,000 she wasn't entitled to proposed paying it back over 80 years in a failed bid to avoid jail.
Tina Clough's third novel, The Chinese Proverb, hits shelves on April 6.
Big rates hike will go toward cleaning up waterways that "are a disgrace", says council chairman.
IRD knew something was wrong when he claimed $800,000 in expenses, but didn't own a single taxi.
More woes for council after ODI shambles at McLean Park.
One liquidator asks another to remove claim of 'potential fraud issues' from report
Rotorua's first Maori police boss is from Lower Hutt. He believes "everyone deserves to have hope".
Havelock North inquiry panel asks for more time to prepare its reports.
Michael John Kight is in custody after allegedly inciting a child abduction.
Education Ministry intervention at Wairoa College hasn't helped, local mayor says.
The repair and replace bill for damaged police vehicles is on the up - topping $3 million in the last financial year.
Napier civic building upgrade to involve earthquake strengthening and 'basic repairs'.
Glenys-Jane Harvey, who had been missing for 48 hours, contacts family to say she is safe.
Watch a garden spring from a blank wall
WorkSafe advised after death of council worker, 44, in Hawke's Bay.
It began with four pills down the side of a teen's wheelchair. It ended with a human rights case against NZ's largest provider of health services for disabled people.
More than 7000 people were injured because of horses last year.
Police want defendant's name published to help find possible victims.
The 'sad' case of a Hawke's Bay lawyer who stole $73k and was left with nothing and a career in tatters.
Police criticised his last attempt at a BYO event. Now he's gone alcohol-free.
PPTA claims charter school gets $61,000 of Govt money per student, but ACT disputes the figures.
Multiple firearms seized in armed police callout in Hawke's Bay.
MPI may investigate slaughter of pig at the Napier City Council pound.
Reduction in commercial rock lobster catch has 'serious implications', according to industry body