Northland

Mum, daughter shot dead

Wendy Campbell arrived at the house with daughter Natanya when they were shot dead.

A routine property inspection in Northland turned fatal when a mother and daughter arrived to carry out repairs.

Gunman 'likely dead' video

Police and the Fire Service man a cordon after the shooting.

Police say gunman who shot dead two women in rural Northland is "very unlikely" to have survived after house went up in flames.

'Highland Coo' wins prestigious art award

"Frozen in Time" was the winner of the young Artist Award.

The 2017 Waipu Museum Art n Tartan Wearable Arts Awards put on a spectacular show.

Far North singer up for Silver Scroll

Te Karehana Toi says growing up in the Far North played a big part in finding his musicality.

Te Karehana Gardiner-Toi (Teeks), from the Hokianga, has been nominated for New Zealand's top songwriting award.

Teachers awarded Kupe scholarship

Muritere Apiata with her Kupe scholarship and Pio Terei.

Two Far North student teachers have been awarded a Kupe Scholarship to help further their studies.

Whangarei Leader

Elephants herded into trunk

Images appear to show the man loading the elephants into the car.

Cops are on the hunt after a pair of elephant sculptures were poached from outside a Northland Thai restaurant.

More moves to improve animal welfare

Come October 2018 all dogs will be able to wag their tail - tail docking from this date will be illegal.

More moves to improve animal welfare will come into affect in the next few months.

New regulations for transporting bobby calves

A raised bobby calf loading facility with a roof allows for easy pickup for trucking companies.

Facilities that allow bobby calves to be able to walk on to stock trucks are compulsory from August 1.

Gloves on for gang fight

Te Kai Po Ahuriri will strap on the gloves on Saturday.

Gang chapter leader says he's turned his life around.

Northern News

Northland promoted by US actress

Bryce Dallas Howard at Cape Reinga.

Jurassic World actress Bryce Dallas Howard is promoting iconic Northland sites in a new tourism campaign.

Rescued runner fundraising for helicopter

Nigel Baker is determined to finish this year's Kerikeri Half Marathon after a cardiac arrest prevented him from ...

Following a cardiac arrest during the Kerikeri Half Marathon, Auckland runner Nigel Baker, is determined to finish this year, and raise funds for the Northland Rescue Helicopter which saved his life.

Events to raise breastfeeding awareness

Jaclyn Dawson with Dylan and Lane Atkinson, says it's important for breastfeeding mothers to seek support if they need to.

Breastfeeding mums are set to gather around the Far North for the Big Latch On.

Cat lovers oppose management plan

Northland Cats in Balance spokesperson Klaus Kurz and his cat Simba. He says responsibly owned cats can help with ...

A Russell cat lover says humans are more to blame than moggies for their part in endangering wildlife.

Dargaville & Districts

Peeping principal can still teach

Former Dargaville High School principal  David Bargh.

Convicted lurker "became fixated" with one of his female teachers and was caught on her property three times.

Three people saved from boat

The Coastguard and rescue crews responded to the stricken boat off the coast of Dargaville.

A rescue team saved three people on broken down boat off the coast of Dargaville.

'Crack down on reckless boaties'

Mourners gather at the joint funeral of Sunia "Junior" Ungo'unga and his cousin Alipate Manumu'a at the Otara Tongan ...

OPINION: The joint funeral of two cousins drowned on the Kaipara Bar is a cold reminder of the pain caused to those left behind, especially their seven children.

Kiwi wins coveted car scholarship

University of Auckland student Andrew McLaren has won the first international internship offered by UK supercar maker ...

Auckland student wins first international internship offered by UK supercar maker McLaren Automotive.

Bay Chronicle

Events to raise breastfeeding awareness

Jaclyn Dawson with Dylan and Lane Atkinson, says it's important for breastfeeding mothers to seek support if they need to.

Breastfeeding mums are set to gather around the Far North for the Big Latch On.

Cat lovers oppose management plan

Northland Cats in Balance spokesperson Klaus Kurz and his cat Simba. He says responsibly owned cats can help with ...

A Russell cat lover says humans are more to blame than moggies for their part in endangering wildlife.

Council pavilion's future unclear after fire

Kerikeri Mako Rugby League Club want the Kerikeri Domain Pavilion rebuilt.

The future of the Kerikeri Domain Pavilion remains uncertain with council yet to make a decision on whether it will be demolished or rebuilt.

Selfless volunteers captured in new book

The Bay of Islands-Kaikohe Photography Club have taken stunning photos like this one of the Kerikeri Woodsplitters ...

The Far North's wonderful volunteer groups have been championed in a new photography book.

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