Stories happening across the regions today include thieves in Mount Maunganui taking a photo of themselves on a stolen camera which resulted in them being caught and vandals who cut down trees in Masterton.
A photograph taken of two men believed to have stolen a camera from Mount Maunganui earlier this month has been returned to the owner.
Vandals have chopped the tops off several trees planted at the southern entrance to Masterton.
A Hastings couple neglected to take their 10-week-old son to the doctor even though he had fractures all over his body.
Traffic lights in Rotorua's busiest intersection were shut down for three days.
And finally, documents found dating to the 1890s reveal amusing tales in Whangarei.