Brave boy calls help

Police had to free a person trapped under a vehicle in rural Northland.

11:32 PM  A child passenger called emergency services then directed them to a rolled car in Northland.

West Auckland election results

Te Atatu candidates, Labour Party's Phil Twyford and National Party's Alfred Ngaro.

11:31 PM  Who are the winners and losers in the west Auckland electorates?

David Seymour emerges victorious

David Seymour addresses the party faithful at ACT's election night celebration with deputy Beth Houlbrooke.

11:25 PM  The leader of ACT has once again swept to victory in Epsom – but could still end up in opposition.

Kaye fights for seat

Nikki Kaye was ready for a "tough fight" for Auckland central electorate and she got one from Labour rookie Helen White.

11:19 PM  Cabinet minister Nikki Kaye faced the toughest fight in Auckland's electorates.

Hardest challenge for life savers

Dramatic rescues, like this one in February by the Otago Rescue Helicopter at Nugget Pt in the Catlins, are being ...

Darkness closed in when life savers tackled dangerous conditions to save stranded divers.

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Boy killed by car

Police were called to the scene at 1.20pm

Nine-year-old has died after being hit by a car in a rural area in the Far North.

Dachshunds make a dash gallery video

With the election race in its final leg, pooches took their marks for the annual wiener dog derby.

Toll rage continues in the north

'Lengthy delays' after breakdown

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Hype horses to deliver

Gingernuts is a much better chance on Saturday than he was in the Tarzino Trophy.

Don't believe the hype... well actually, we think you should in the Windsor Park Plate.

Dearth of coaches hits hard

Glenfield Rugby Club chairman Shane Blackwell needs coaches for the club's flagship sides.

Glenfield Rugby Club is steeped in history but without any committed coaches the senior sides will struggle to take the field in 2018.

Gymnasts strike gold

Wentworth College gymnasts gain 14 medals this month.

Eight Wentworth College students strike gold at two national gymnastic competitions this month.

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. 

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