An Auckland home listed on TradeMe sells for $1 and a family are distraught after precious, hand-carved pou are stolen from kids' graves are just two of the stories making headlines around the regions today.

A house in Auckland is bought for $1 on TradeMe. Find out what the owners plan on doing with it.

A local Rotorua family are distraught after precious, hand-carved pou were stolen from the graves of two young boys at Kauae Cemetery.

Bay of Plenty Regional Council is asking for help from the public to track down two rainbow lorikeets seen recently in pine trees near a Wainui South Road orchard in Katikati.

Advertisement

Hundertwasser Art Centre and Wairau Maori Art Gallery (HAC) receives a $4 million boost from the Government.

A lucky Lotto player has won $200,000 from a ticket bought in Tauranga in last night's draw.