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A study of people taking anti-psychotic drugs has found most try to stop and don't have the support to do so safely.
The New Zealand College of GPs would welcome a move to make CT scans more routine for rugby players with head injuries, it says.
Northland MP Winston Peters says claims a costly new highway from Pūhoi to Warkworth will benefit Northland are a bad joke.
Nearly two-thirds of Northland gynaecological cancer patients are not being treated within the recommended time, a new report has found.
A Northland iwi trust has been accused of botching its election process and squandering its Treaty of Waitangi settlement.
Three Whangarei women plan to crowd fund to have a sculpture incorporating ancient camera technology built on Whangarei's harbourside. Video
A new sexual violence court may mean more people are willing to lay complaints, victim advocates say.
A post-mortem will be carried out today on the man who died of his injuries in Whangarei's St John ambulance station.
The drug-buying agency Pharmac is aiming to make the costly shingles vaccine free to everyone over 65 within two years.
Campaigners for cleaner rivers in Northland are accusing the regional council of dragging its heels over rules to keep stock out of waterways.
The Waitangi Tribunal has begun an urgent inquiry into another troubled bid to settle Treaty claims - this time for the Ngātiwai people of Northland's east coast.
A Waitangi Day organiser has given elders three weeks to decide whether the Prime Minister will be made welcome at Waitangi marae next year.
A Northland man says cerebral palsy hasn't stopped him entering local government - and there's no reason it should stop an aspiring Dunedin councillor. Audio
A Hokianga hapū spokesman is recommending an independent commissioner be appointed to oversee the Ngāpuhi mandate restructure.
Analysis - Tūhoronuku says it will now fully accept a plan to hand the reins to hapū in negotiating Ngāpuhi's treaty claim. Lois Williams explains.
The board that holds the mandate to negotiate Ngāpuhi's Treaty of Waitangi claim says it will now fully accept a plan to hand the reins to hapū.
Four Ngāpuhi trustees have resigned from the board tasked with negotiating the iwi's treaty settlement, effectively ending hopes of unity under its mandate.
It's decision time for the Ngāpuhi mandate today, with opposing factions in the long-running dispute set for a show down.
Court action is possible if the Ministry of Treaty Negotiations transfers a mandate to negotiate on behalf of Ngāpuhi, an iwi leader says.
The row over Ngāpuhi's problematic Tūhoronuku mandate has reached crisis point, with some hapū leaders imploring the Minister for Treaty Negotiations to scrap it.
The rebel ratepayers of Mangawhai in Northland have won a partial victory in their fight over certain rates, imposed for a wastewater scheme. Audio
Whangarei's mayor Sheryl Mai is rejecting a claim by David Blackley that Whangarei is missing out on growth because the council lacks business experience. Audio
The group holding the mandate to negotiate the massive Ngapuhi Treaty settlement is on the verge of losing it.
It's time for Ngāpuhi leader Sonny Tau to bow out, the Treaty Negotiations Minister says, and let younger talent take the helm of the tribe's affairs.
Far North criminals are getting bolder by the day because they know there's little risk of being caught, a Kaitaia farmer and retailer says.