An intensive six hour search has failed to find rebuild worker who disappeared two weeks ago in Canterbury.
6:23 PM A 67-year-old hunter has been airlifted to hospital from the area around Lake Tarawera in the Bay of Plenty this afternoon.
Despite claiming its 234th life this week, reaching the summit, for some, outweighs the risks.
Former National leader Don Brash leadsd bid to clear convicted child abuser Peter Ellis' name.
Experienced Christchurch diver in his 50s died after crayfish expedition went wrong in Akaroa.
5:18 PM An alleged burglar made just one mistake when he stole all of an Auckland family's presents.
Man who poured hazardous chemical on clothing rack sentenced to community work.
Trapping and killing pests in your own back yard is "just what you have to do", Conservation Minister Maggie Barry says.
Gerry Brownlee walked past a Chch Airport employee before the man could tell him he had to go security, report shows.
A research project into how children think when they use iPads has been given a funding boost.
Bullying allegations have been laid against a prominent Massey University academic.
Plans for a joint chief executive for the MidCentral and Whanganui district health boards has been scrapped.
After being brought to his knees "like a condemned man" by a fire that could have killed him, Troy Mahupuku is fighting back.
Dairy farmers unable to reach the national average break-even point of $5.75 for each kilogram of milksolids produced face taking on more debt in a difficult 2014-15 season.
OPINION: Advance monthly payments go unusually close to breaching Fonterra's end-of-year payout forecast.