A Christchurch schoolteacher aide is bemused at being contacted by the Auckland DHB "confirming" her unsolicited Covid-19 vaccination.
A terminally ill New Zealander who had to fight for an emergency spot in managed isolation has died in Christchurch.
Four-time world champion shot putter Dame Valerie Adams has received her first Covid-19 vaccine in Auckland.
Police have introduced a specialist Firearms Investigation Team as gang tensions escalate across the country.
An employer whose staff routinely work in Auckland's managed isolation facilities and hospitals is expressing frustration at not being able to get her workers vaccinated.
There are no new community cases of Covid-19 and just one case in managed isolation, according to the Ministry of Health.
The sick and injured are being forced to wait for help in the back of a ambulances at several emergency departments at the country's biggest hospitals as demand skyrockets.
New Zealand will donate Covid-19 vaccines for 800,000 people via the COVAX dose-sharing facility that aims to protect health workers and other vulnerable people in lower-income countries.
People will be able to walk in to a clinic and get the Pfizer vaccine jab from July, when the Government plans to be able to roll out an average of 280,000-odd doses a week for six months.
A Memorial Ave resident says the number of pigeons gathering across from her house in Burnside Park is like a scene from Alfred Hitchcock’s 1963 horror film The Birds.
A Christchurch father says he would be dead by now if it wasn't for the cancer treatment he is receiving - but he has had to borrow $90,000 against his family home to afford it.
Conflict between two notorious gangs escalated with shots fired inside an Auckland hotel on Thursday morning.A gun was fired at a luxury Auckland hotel this morning, sparking a city-wide response...
Covid-19 Response Minister Chris Hipkins says he won't be putting the 4500 workers in MIQ facilities under suspicion due to the actions of a security guard who according to the prime minister "was lying" about getting tested.
A video showing a South Island man harming a possum by punching it in the face has left animal rights advocates furious.