A cyclist has died in a collision with a car on the West Coast.
A student was told he should "lock your door" by four women who trashed his Dunedin flat.
Company linked to man tied up in ACC bribery scandal runs into multi-million dollar trouble.
Former teacher at prestigious Masterton school under investigation as reports swirl of a relationship with a year-13 girl.
Matt Vickers, husband of Lecretia Seales, has urged MPs to have an "open mind" about euthanasia.
Family's stress disappears after woman responsible for slapping and manhandling father is charged with assault.
A cow was found chained to a tractor. What was going on?
Crown sells site of Auckland school at the centre of appalling child abuse for $12m to iwi group.
Jonathan Densem has an inoperable tumour, but is determined to leave an album for his sons to remember him by.
Looks like it will be a wet Wednesday, with conditions deteriorating in many places, especially up north.
Get out the antihistamines - there will be no escaping allergy season in the capital.
When trucks and buses travel on narrow, winding roads there can be trouble.
So what will that buy? A turf maze, secret garden and more.
A woman has been taken to Christchurch Hospital after the car she was driving collided with a ute.
Some flights were diverted or cancelled at Christchurch Airport on Tuesday night.
A cause of the fire, which seriously damaged the bus, is under investigation.
The sole occupant suffered minor injuries after the car went down a bank.
A Whanganui boy made a poster to help police in their search for his ball.
A major Government reform of schooling could see classrooms ditched in favour of online learning.
Young boy walking to kindergarten was hit by a car which broke his leg.
Opposition MP calls for ACC to alter its rigid approach.
Gastro bug's return forces more kids to stay home, and retirement unit to close.
The programme is designed for students aged 11 to 15 and gives young Aucklanders a chance to gain knowledge of local government, how it works in Auckland and why voting is so important.
A horrific video has emerged online of a man punching another to the ground outside an Auckland bar.
Black mould on the ceiling, mice in the walls and a rat that steals traps. Welcome to a grotty Dunedin flat.
The South African psychiatrist has been served with a deportation order pending his release from jail.
Hastings mayor criticises councillors over gastro outbreak claims.
Father supports early intervention for kids with learning disabilities, but says not enough is being done.
Property search hindered by stags in roar, Winders trial hears.
Feilding students touring Europe got a scare after visiting the site of the Munich shooting the day before it happened.
After more than 30 hours of searching an 18-year-old is still missing in the sea off New Plymouth.
"I'm Robert Tautari and I did not do those things to those kids."
Sewage pumped into Picton stream after tradie gets his connections crossed.
National MPs happy to follow the party line, despite personal objections to Easter trading.
Once this secret spot was revealed the crowds arrived and "the impact is extremely clear".
A regional councillor ordered to write two letters of apology for misbehaving has been named.
Chinese driver who killed motorcyclist could be deported on Wednesday.
High Court orders NZ's largest asset seizure ever, taking $42.85m worth from businessman.
The collapse of a balcony at a surprise Six60 gig on Castle St, Dunedin, was so rapid people were unable to take evasive action.
Vic Uni students told to take care after reports of incidents near the university.
There have allegedly been three incidents in six weeks of a man exposing himself to young girls in a North Shore suburb.
Springs Junction cafe claimed staffer volunteered to work to help out a friend.
OPINION: The PM is playing fast and loose with the facts on the Easter shopping law.
Bay Haika's very public apology has helped keep him out of prison for his fourth drink-driving conviction.
Police arrest teen in connection with separate robberies at a Christchurch bakery, but several other hold-ups remain unsolved.
Dumped cats killing native wildlife as DOC admits they have no immediate plan to deal with them.
Gang president alleged to be running group from behind bars.
Ames Hume, 4, is a healthy, well-fed vegan. But special diets are difficult and fraught road.
Worker stayed in room with no blankets and shared mattress with three others after paying thousands to work in NZ.
West Coast farmer faces threatening to kill charge amid claims of late night gun shots, greenstone pilfering, stolen cattle and police inaction.