Two men have died in a crumpled wreck in Pukekohe.
This wee Kiwi is about to run 21km through one of the world's most hostile places.
A new ambulance has been donated by Malcolm Fletcher, his third donation.
Kids hoping for a whopper of a holiday tale are in luck this summer.
A Franklin community trust is organising what could be New Zealand's first 'crowd-dreaming' event.
It's not your traditional picnic spot, but if you're looking for somewhere a bit off the beaten track it might be the place to go.
Pokeno's fast-growing population now has another reason to call the area home.
You could be forgiven for thinking Sunset Beach surf life saving crews have super powers.
Beautiful flowers and enchanting landscapes painted by Waiuku's Fay Thomson are now on display at the Franklin Arts Centre.
Pukekohe plant-smith honoured for helping change the landscape of New Zealand horticulture.
Young man critically injured after a car smashed into a fence in rural south Auckland.
Franklin embracing 50 shades of fuchsia.
Calling all Franklin performers, musicians, creatives and artists who have a community creative project they'd like to kick start in 2017.
Infant who died in van in rural south Auckland named as Waiata Edwards.
Winning $1 million Lotto ticket sold in south Auckland.
Pukekohe teen swimmers push for berth at Youth Commonwealth Games in the Bahamas.
Mix of family and community spirit helps to make Hunua General Store a success.
Does the new Meals on Wheel menu deliver?
Waiuku man said he was suffering from reduced mental capacity when he agreed to sell home.
Maternity support workers and midwives are calling on more women to embrace the act of natural birth.
Waiau Pa resident Janette King has been an avid golfer for 13 years, but this year she's really been on form.
Auckland teacher has registration cancelled after physically abusing autistic 8-year-old.
A Pukekohe teenager is setting himself on the path to refereeing on football's biggest stages.
Police seek witnesses to a fatal truck crash in Bombay, south of Auckland.
"Just agree with everything she says," laughed Andy Walker.
Kaiaua-Miranda Playcentre is celebrating a name change
The Ararimu district will turn 150 next year and members of the community are organising a large event to celebrate the milestone.
Young farmer embracing all elements of agriculture industry.
Waiuku St John op shop will continue to pull the community together
Franklin school students are set to shine with the introduction of a Community of Learning programme in the region.