A number of Christchurch residents will be putting their homes and property back together once again.
Two major bush fires flaring north of Wellington are being treated as suspicious.
Essential information about 5.7 quake that struck Christchurch.
Wilson fire a few shots eight months out from his retirement.
Christchurch is in clean-up mode as aftershocks continue to hit the city.
Dannevirke diver dead after going missing at remote Akitio Beach on east coast of Lower North Island
Malcolm Bruce Cameron was among a group of people free-diving off a remote North Island beach.
Sunday's earthquake has increased the likelihood Christchurch will be hit by another strong earthquake in the next 12 months.
A group of rookie lifeguards were enjoying down time when the quake rattled the cliffs they were jumping from.
The water around Sumner and Taylor's Mistake was busy with surfers, swimmers, and sailboats when rocks began falling from above.
John Key booed off stage and glitter-bombed during annual Big Gay Out appearance.
Famous names turn out but Try-kids steal the show.
Home video shows driveway shaking and car rattling as "severe" quake grips city.
Earthquake nightmare for pair enjoying Valentine's Day picnic when the cliff they were on started to collapse.
It was a fire that was beamed around the world, including to the local fire station.
Catch up on our question and answer session with GNS seismologist Anna Kaiser.
Large earthquake hits Christchurch, causing widespread damage.
Multiple crews attending Burbush fire
Waikino crash involving a bus and car.
Alcohol and tobacco, which are "legal drugs", cause far more health issues than any of the illegal drugs, a clinical toxicologist says.
The proposed Haast Hollyford Highway project drags on.
A slim man in his 50s with grey hair and possible missing teeth is being sought in relation to an alleged abduction of girl, 5.
A severe 5.9 earthquake has rocked Christchurch.
Kiwis are becoming a minority in their own backyard, only making up a quarter of walkers on iconic tramps.
From the age of five years old, I would walk home from school, often by myself.
A showjumping celebrity concussed after being knocked over by a horse.
Full-frontal nude photographs of judge pulled from naturist club's website.
Residents fled a Wellington apartment fire clad in only their underwear and dressing gowns.
A mother whose toddler son drowned while she was on the phone knows she is to blame for his death.
Sarra Hunter-Weston's friend died in her arms after their yacht sank 10kms off the coast of East Africa.
A new reading programme for kids where they work in groups is being hailed as a success as pass rates soar.
A flightless butterfly named Fluffy has helped a Mount Maunganui woman learn to fly again.
International students are bunking up to save on sky-high city rents.
A documentary four decades in the making has attracted global interest.
It's not too late to find that perfect gift for the budding pilot.
Top Kiwi horse rider suffers a concussion and memory loss after falling from her horse during rehearsal.
Heavy showers and thunderstorms hit North Island but warning of severe storms called off.
Charge laid against Auckland Council after Jane Devonshire was killed when a rubbish truck plunged down a bank.
People forced to pay thousands to repair leaky homes shelling out even more to fix other non-compliance issues stemming from heyday of deregulation.
Buy Lotto in Botany Auckland, Patumahoe or Hornby in Christchurch? You could be in the money.
Company ordered to stop giant ball-rolling activity after accident last year left woman with broken legs.
Young pregnant mum Emily Hurley's life was tragically cut short after a head-on crash.
Rescue operation launched after a boat up-turned attempting to cross the Raglan bar.
Tourists stranded after being "pushed" off road by motorist who took their keys, police say.
Huge blaze at derelict house in Flat Bush sparks high number of 111 calls.
High spirits, rather than high seas, dominated Saturday's demanding Portage Crossing in Auckland.
A new survey delves into reasons why the tide is turning on migration between Australia and New Zealand.
Final push as campaign to buy Abel Tasman beach reaches $2 million.
Tributes have started to flow for a young mum who lost her life in an early morning crash near Whanganui.
Police appeal for sightings of late model Nissan Maxima after girl abducted in Palmerston North on Friday.
A group of Kiwi families invented a dozen infants in order to fully book out a tramping hut.