Pepper spray incident 'unlawful'

An officer sprayed a man in the face with pepper spray during a struggle at the Manukau Police Station (file photo).

4 min ago  Police officer who sprayed pepper spray in drunk man's face was unjustified in actions, review finds.

Mum and dad swept away video

Kay Dah Ukay and Mu Thu Pa died after being washed into the sea while fishing from rocks at West Auckland's Muriwai Beach.

5 min ago  Children describe the terrible moment their parents were swept to their deaths while fishing on Auckland's wild west coast.

Kiwi prop's dream debut try video

Poasa Faamausili shows his delight at scoring on his NRL debut for the Sydney Roosters against the Gold Coast Titans.

12 min ago  Young Aucklander among three Roosters rookies to score on their NRL bows.

QV 'did not follow the law'

Auckland Council is unhappy with the quality of QV's work.

9:23 AM  Thousands of property rates valuations in Auckland caught in unprecedented dispute between council and state-owned valuer.

Town where time stands still

The old clock in the Manurewa town centre, located near the bronze statue of former Olympian Sir John Walker, is being ...

Work to upgrade and refurbish the antique clock was started in early July and is expected to be finished by August.

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Auckland's next Māori attraction? video

A dramatic building design would house digital story-telling, based on the myth of Rangi the sky father, and Papa the ...

The team behind the Pou proposal for Bastion Point has a bigger high-tech idea which it believes could draw millions of visitors.

Fencing off Far North beaches

Te Takiwa o Ahipara spokesman Haami Piripi said the fences would stop four-wheel drives and motorbikes damaging the ...

Iwi proposes building fences along beaches to save the local ecology from vehicles.

Desperate bid to save life at Muriwai

Surf lifesavers at Muriwai beach, where a married couple drowned after being swept off rocks while fishing.

A man and a woman have died after being swept off the rocks at Auckland's Muriwai beach while fishing. Paramedics did CPR on the woman for 40 minutes but couldn't save her.

Toto Pizza put into liquidation

The Auckland pizza place, Toto Pizza, has been put in liquidation.

The pizza store owes money to employees, Inland Revenue and other creditors.

Teachers consider quitting video

Marnie Heng moved to Auckland to help the teacher shortage. She might move back because the pay and work is 'unsustainable'.

A primary school teacher only in her first year on the job is already considering quitting the profession if changes aren't made soon.

Tree removed from damaged house video

A house in north Auckland suffered extensive damage when a tree crashed on to it during Sunday's storm.

 In an Auckland suburb full of mature trees, some residents are taking precautions to protect their properties.

Papatūānuku statue plan savaged video

NZ First MP Shane Jones says the notion Aucklanders should pay for the proposed Papatūānuku statue is "risible".

NZ First MP Shane Jones says ratepayers shouldn't pay for a planned statue of Papatūānuku at Auckland's Bastion Point.

The semi-derelict cube house video

The exterior shows the state of disrepair.

Legendary architect's Remuera design hasn't stood test of time, leaving brave buyers with a dilemma.

Coalition wants clarity over ban

Auckland Mayor Phil Goff tweeted on the issue: "Venues shouldn't be used to stir up ethnic or religious tensions."

Free Speech Coalition wants to clarify "conflicting" statements before launching legal action over controversial speakers' ban.

Girl goes missing in McDonald's

The incident happened at McDonald's in Greenlane on Sunday afternoon.

Mum slams McDonald's play area with multiple exits after four-year-old daughter ends up alone in a different room.

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Fencing off Far North beaches

Te Takiwa o Ahipara spokesman Haami Piripi said the fences would stop four-wheel drives and motorbikes damaging the ...

Iwi proposes building fences along beaches to save the local ecology from vehicles.

Desperate bid to save life at Muriwai

A man and a woman have died after being swept off the rocks at Auckland's Muriwai beach while fishing. Paramedics did CPR on the woman for 40 minutes but couldn't save her.

Toto Pizza put into liquidation

Teachers consider quitting video

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