There is one new case of Covid to report in managed isolation today.
City councillor Phil Mauger appears close to confirming he'll run for mayor - with recent political jostling over the planned Christchurch stadium's seating capacity a likely platform for his campaign.
A female frontline staff member has been hospitalised after she was attacked inside a Christchurch WINZ branch.
A pensioner is racking up huge laundry bills looking after her ex-husband in a Christchurch stroke ward.
A group of Kiwis living overseas has launched a petition to reform the MIQ booking system, increase capacity, and consider alternatives for returnees who are fully vaccinated against Covid-19.
Nine people across the country have died after becoming infected with RSV this winter - including six in Auckland's central suburbs.
Pensioners struggling to get home from Australia are having their superannuation payments stopped and some may be forced to start paying them back.
A Christchurch man has been jailed after being caught with thousands of "grotesque" child porn images, described by a judge as the most offensive he's ever come across.
A "vulnerable" elderly woman living in a retirement village is being targeted by other residents who have sent her an anonymous note attacking her gardening ability.
The Ministry of Health today confirmed that New Zealand has now passed the 2 million vaccine jabs milestone.
Six allegations of sexual assault, a harmful "Boys' Club" culture, bullying and harassment have been uncovered after a MediaWorks review was made public today.
Air New Zealand is expecting a sizeable lift in its loss for the year ahead because of interruptions to the trans-Tasman travel bubble.
A Waikato regional councillor suspended from the majority of council meetings will not be allowed back following his six month ban because he refuses to say sorry or undergo an anger management...
New Zealand's Olympic heroes have come under fire after allegedly behaving badly on a flight back home - with reports of excessive drinking, and used face masks being thrown at the flight crew.
All other parties in Parliament have rubbished National's suggestion a referendum should be held on whether New Zealand should be called Aotearoa.
A senior firefighter in Canterbury was driving fire engines without a valid licence for "years" - but the organisation's top brass are refusing to be drawn on what action was taken.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern had a Covid-19 test this morning after being hit by a "seasonal sniffle".
One of two Covid-stricken mariners has been discharged from Southland Hospital, while the condition of the other is improving.
Deputy Prime Minister Grant Robertson wants the Government to bring forward work on a second Waitematā Harbour crossing in Auckland, likely to be a tunnel.