Labour’s transport policy means uncertainty for Pakuranga

MP for Pakuranga Simeon Brown is concerned that the new coalition agreements signed and announced between Labour, New Zealand First, and the Greens, will have...

Police urging caution over phone scam

Police are urging people to be aware of a string of phone scam incidents. The scam involves an individual impersonating a police officer with a...

Excitement builds for Jungle Book

It's almost 11 years since Pakuranga Heights Primary School has hosted a major school production. And students are counting days for the drama to unfold...

REVIEW: Sheila’s story really is extraordinary

Writer, historian, illustrator, naturalist, sailor, cyclist and nonagenarian. There's no shortage of words to choose from when it comes to describing Sheila Natusch. There is, however,...

Matilda serves timely lesson

While Matilda had cause to waltz in celebrating the Wallabies' 23-18 Suncorp Stadium rugby test triumph, the All Blacks fans were left to ponder...

Motorcyclist dies on Ti Rakau Drive

Police are at the scene of a serious crash on Ti Rakau Drive, Burswood, involving a bus and a motorcycle that occurred around 4.30pm. The...

Can the Labour coalition last?

National party whip and Botany MP Jami-Lee Ross has raised questions as to whether a NZ First coalition with Labour and Greens can last. “Already...

Bang on target

Sean McGrath has been shooting guns almost as long as he's been able to walk. While most three-year-olds were busy playing with plastic toys, McGrath...

Increase in illegal seafood sales on Facebook prompts warning

A significant increase in the number of illegal seafood sales via Facebook has prompted the Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI) to warn those offending...

The biggest duck race is back

The Great Auckland Duck Race is back and this time with even more duck races, excitement and activities for all the family. Vector Wero Waterpark...


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