On a day synonymous with chocolate, flowers and romantic gestures, it's easy to forget one of the strongest forms of love is often that of a mother and child.
Tane Roderick was living his happily ever after with his soulmate when he tragically died in a crash involving a tourist driver north of Dunedin.
A double murder suspect has been shot dead by police after a wild shootout and car chase that unfolded around families out walking in central Tauranga.
The great and the good will gather at Dilworth School tomorrow for the funeral of former Prime Minister Mike Moore, who died last week after a long illness, aged 71.
A favourite Kiwi sweet treat is making a comeback - kind of - thanks to Pascall releasing its brand new limited-edition Snifters Lumps.
Queenstown’s publicly-funded mental health team’s in a state of breakdown following five staff resignations in recent months.
Environment Minister David Parker has had enough of Rio Tinto and is considering legal action against the owner of the Tiwai Point aluminium smelter.
A kindergarten teacher from Austria who caused a fatal crash will face the family of the man she killed.
Police operations targeting gang crime in several Southern centres has resulted in 17 arrests and over 40 charges being laid.
The family of a Dunedin man who died while tramping last week are trying to raise money to bring his body home.
A homicide inquiry is under way and neighbours are reeling at the death of a 5-year-old Rotorua boy at the weekend.
A Dunedin man was left wondering if it was real life, or just fantasy, when he received a late night email from a rock legend.
Deputy Prime Minister Winston Peters has attempted to bypass the media, answering questions about the secretive New Zealand First Foundation in a live video on Facebook.
Fire crews have managed to control a large blaze near Kakanui in rural North Otago with the help of helicopters.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern is defending her deputy, and New Zealand First Leader Winston Peters, amid criticism over donations to his party from the racing industry.