Car plunge rescue in vain video

Emergency services have retrieved a car that drove into Auckland harbour, with at least one person inside.

6:33 AM  After a car drove into Auckland harbour, a fisherman tried to smash windows and save the person inside.

Air NZ 'restricting sales' video

Air New Zealand is flying long-haul planes to the capital purely to refuel, as the airline struggles to cope with the ...

Air NZ is taking the extraordinary step of restricting ticket sales and halting sales of some international services.

Sport: Indoor bowls team take title

Holy Cross School's champion netballers, winners of the AIMS Games netball tournament which featured 122 teams.

Holy Cross have won the AIMS Games netball title for the second time in three years.

NZ's health ranking low

New Zealand is ranked 32nd out of 188 countries on a range of global health measures related to the UN's health-related ...

New Zealand's child sex abuse rates are among the world's worst, according to a United Nations report.

Single ferret kills Hunua kiwi

The killed kiwi were part of a re-population scheme in the Hunua Ranges (file photo).

Almost half of the kiwi released into the Hunua Ranges earlier this year may have been killed by one large ferret.

Ad Feedback
Local News

Royal battle over Love Soup

Love Soup creator Julie King is shocked that a self proclaimed queen Mia Nathan-Joyce has trademarked the Love Soup name.

A charity kitchen is fearing for its good name, which has been trademarked by a self-appointed queen.

Vodafone smash and grab

Thieves make off with phones and accessories.

From pipe dream to reality

Brake fail truck death

local sport

Orewa Croquet Club open day

President Lesley Dallimore watching Life Member Kath Rhodes running the first hoop

Crowds gathered to celebrate the Orewa Croquet Club official season opening. 

Wellsford rippas head to the capital

Wellsford School makes nationals.

Wellsford students head to Wellington to take out the Air New Zealand Rippa Rugby Championships.

Counties Manukau Sport 'snubbed'

Manurewa-Papakura ward councillor Daniel Newman fears grassroots sport is at risk with Counties Manukau Sport losing ...

Councillor Daniel Newman says grassroots sport in south Auckland is at risk after the sport trust loses its contract.

Adams' former coach joins Athletics NZ

New Zealand's Valerie Adams won a silver medal in the women's shot put final at the Rio Olympics.

Shot put star Valerie Adams' former coach Kirsten Hellier is joining Athletics New Zealand in a key coaching role.

Ad Feedback
special offers
Ad Feedback