It was one of NZ's worst road trauma tragedies, which claimed the lives of a mother, father, their five children from Tokoroa and the driver of a car coming the other way from Wellington. Details of how the horrific crash at Atiamuri can now be revealed.
An Auckland couple say a neighbour dobbed them in for hosting a party in their house on Saturday - but there was only the two of them in their bubble, celebrating a relative's birthday via Zoom...
A man who tested positive for Covid-19 spent half an hour in North Shore Hospital may have come into contact with up to 20 staff, the Waitemata DHB says.
New court rulings have confirmed insurers Southern Response can now directly contact 3000 quake-affected Canterbury homeowners about $300 million compensation owed to them.
The South Island is under Covid-19 Alert Level 2 restrictions for at least two more weeks, but a limit on indoor gatherings will rise from 50 to 100 people.
Government emails about billionaire Larry Page show he wanted his child's medical evacuation to New Zealand to be kept quiet.
Some Dunedin motorhome and horse truck owners have added their voices to a call for the NZTA to drop a controversial clampdown, or pay the costs itself.
A Black Power gang member was granted electronically monitored bail despite opposition from Corrections.
Alert level 3 is being called a roll of the dice that could either eliminate Delta or send the country back into level 4.
An Auckland ceramicist who survived breast cancer three years ago has been diagnosed with brain cancer and has 10 brain tumours.
A single mum has to work two jobs to support her family after losing $200,000 to scammers posing as Chinese officials.
Police have arrested two gang associates they say were trying to get past Auckland's border on a back road with a large quantity of cash and KFC.
Frustration is boiling over as New Zealanders abroad desperate to get home for Christmas wait in a queue of more than 22,000 others, mere moments after the new managed isolation (MIQ) booking...
National leader Judith Collins has admitted she made a mistake after being caught on video at the weekend ordering ice cream at the counter of a Queenstown café without wearing a mask.
Auckland will move to Covid-19 alert level 3 for two weeks from 11.59 pm tomorrow night, with the rest of New Zealand remaining at level 2.
There are 22 new cases of Covid-19 in the community today as Cabinet meets to decide on whether to lift Auckland's lockdown.
A Christchurch photographer seriously injured in a wedding day helicopter crash says she hopes to reunite with the couple and document their second wedding day.