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‘Serious injuries’: Crime scene examination set up in central Auckland

Police have set up a crime scene examination in Hobson St, Auckland, after a person suffered serious injuries at...

Jul 2 · 24 sec read >

‘Disgusting’, ‘Lower than low’: Plaques stolen from war vets’ graves

Police and council are investigating after the theft of at least eight bronze plaques from war veterans’ gravesites at...

Jul 2 · 1 min read >

One dead in Hunterville crash, SH1 closed

The crash happened on SH1 about 6.15pm. One person has died following a crash involving a pedestrian and truck...

Jul 2 · 16 sec read >

Two men arrested in relation to Whakatāne murder

A 25-year-old man from Waimana and a 32-year-old man from Taneatua had been arrested over an alleged murder. Photo...

Jul 2 · 28 sec read >

Family of Azalia Wilson relieved killer Samuel Samson’s prison time won’t be reduced

Azalia Wilson’s family is relieved her killer will stay behind bars. Photo / Supplied Azalia Wilson was a soldier....

Jul 1 · 2 min read >

Herald afternoon quiz: July 1

Test your brains with the Herald’s afternoon quiz. Be sure to check back on nzherald.co.nz for the morning quiz...

Jul 1 · 7 sec read >

Garden adventures continue for Ōtaki College students

New ZealandUpdated 30 Jun, 2022 11:34 PM3 minutes to read Mike King in the Ōtaki College green house. Photo...

Jul 1 · 2 min read >

Five Kāpiti artists shortlisted for Parkin Drawing Prize

20/20 by Brett Harfield. Five Kāpiti artists have been shortlisted for the Parkin Drawing Prize in a year that...

Jul 1 · 1 min read >

NIWA weather outlook for July warns of flooding risk for school holidays

NIWA is warning of flooding during the first week of the July school holidays. Photo / NZME Parents may...

Jul 1 · 30 sec read >

Auckland Council opts for middle ground on culture war between heritage and intensification

The Devonport-Takapuna Local Board is firmly in favour of protecting Special Character Areas. Photo / NZME Auckland councillors have...

Jul 1 · 3 min read >