The main route between Nelson and Blenheim is closed after a serious crash. It is expected to reopen early evening.
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The Environment Court has ordered the owner of an illegal structure anchored to the seabed in Nelson's harbour to take it down.
Updated 29 minutes ago
The Government is proposing to build two villages with 180 homes in central Christchurch as another step to tackle the city's housing crisis.
The route for an underground part of the Auckland city rail link project has been confirmed.
A Northland meeting hosted by the Focus Party has been told the Government's obsession with Auckland is draining the life-blood out of the province.
Police have made an arrest over the fire that seriously damaged a self-storage facility in the Wellington suburb of Kilbirnie. A 34-year-old man has appeared in court charged with arson.
Otago and Southland mayors and armed forces have launched a five-year programme of regional events to commemorate World War I.
A Kaikohe woman has been fined about $600 and banned from owning a dog for five years after chaining one up and starving it to death.
A group of residents on Rakiura-Stewart Island say building a predator-proof fence on the island would both lock them in and out of their community.
A teenager allegedly linked to a crime spree on Auckland's North Shore has been treated in hospital after the stolen car he was in crashed following a police pursuit.
A privately-owned luxury hotel is to be built in a waterfront area Auckland ratepayers have spent hundreds of millions of dollars improving.
As shops rapidly close their doors in Christchurch's New Brighton, concerned business owners have launched a company to rejuvenate the seaside suburb.
Residents of Murapara in Bay of Plenty may have felt a jolt fromin the early hours of Wednesday morning. Earlier, a 3.7 tremor was recorded near Seddon.
Police are investigating a fire that is believed to have been deliberately lit at a primary school in Wellington's eastern suburbs.
A search has been mounted for an American tourist missing after a tramp on the Heaphy Track.
The developer of a multimillion-dollar subdivision near Marsden Point says sinkholes in its roads are the result of faulty underground pipes approved by the local council.
A hunter who died after he was shot in the chest in western Southland has been named as 25-year-old father-of-two Adam David Hill.
The future of building once considered a central Auckland landmark is uncertain as Auckland Council considers demolishing its 1960s-era Civic Administration Building.
The man charged with murdering a homeless man in Auckland has pleaded not guilty.
The developers of a 27-storey luxury hotel on Dunedin's waterfront have dumped the plan, blaming the city council for holding up the project. The council rejects the accusation.
People in Nelson and Richmond are being asked to clear their drains ahead of heavy rain forecast for the region.
Auckland Council's budget may only be small fry compared to the national budget - but it's still worth a staggering $5 billion. So is it something Aucklanders should get excited about?
Anti-abortion protesters are refusing to stop their weekly picket near Thames Hospital despite claims they are distressing the women they are targeting.