Otatara robbery

Hunt for man continues

Armed offenders squad is stood down in Invercargill, but police still hunting for gunman.

NZ prepared for Ebola

Kiwis specialists say New Zealand has learnt from international mistakes, and is more prepared than ever for Ebola.

Garage on fire

9:15pm Firefighters are battling a blaze at a West Auckland garage but initial reports of a person inside the building were incorrect.

Cunliffe loyalists back Little

Labour leadership contender Andrew Little appears to gain support from ex-leader David Cunliffe's loyalists.

Body of missing hunter found

Searchers have found a body they believe is the man they have been searching for in Tararua Forest Park.

Police identify car-jumpers

Kid on car Northland police identify two "little darlings" caught on camera jumping on the bonnets of five cars.

Youth comes forward

A young man sought following a series of fires in Rolleston has come forward to police.

Killer's cancer fight

Jealous dad's rampage

Homosexual convictions wiped?

Justice People convicted of homosexuality before it was made legal in 1986 may have criminal records wiped.

Red ink still spills at Solid Energy

State coal miner posts another big loss - $182 million for the year to June.

Beehive Live: PM marks WWI

Let location dictate new flag

PM OK with conviction

John Key says he is not concerned that the police minister has a past drink-driving conviction.

Kapa haka confidence

Kapa haka They only had six weeks' practice before their big performance but Limehills School took to the stage with confidence at one of Southland's biggest kapa haka events.

ERO confirms school woes

An Education Review Office (ERO) review into Waitaki Boys' High School has backed up independent reports that identified management and governance issues.

Student fraud rises

Pupils suspended for hazing

Band challenge looms for kids

Students at an Auckland school have been looming at a furious pace as they try to set a NZ record for the longest band.

Nurse's registration cancelled

Gavel Mental health nurse censured for inappropriate relationship with patient who had attempted suicide.

Running to pay back life savers

Mum runs to give back to hospital that saved her child's life. And she's doing it after donating a third of her liver.

Mistakes admitted by health board

Former smoker on a roll

Was blind but now I see

You may knock on wood for luck, but it was a knock to the head that had miraculous results.

Egg farm plan protest

Karen Zimmerman and Darina Cincurova Giant chickens have taken to the streets of Whangarei, to protest what would be the country's biggest egg factory farm.

Shrek's still the star

Shrek the star sheep might be stuffed, but he's still got attitude.

Westland plans shop-ready milk

Conservationist farmer wins scholarship

Nutrition experts defend milk

Milk lovers and dairy farmers can relax - milk does more good than harm, nutrition experts say.