Two solo parents at either end of NZ are doing it tough and wonder if much will change.
Every physical movement became a chore but worse was to come when she couldn't breathe.
Sticky days and nights to hang around a little longer.
So far there 15 people in this growing cluster. Here's how it evolved.
Papatoeote High School into its third day as a testing centre.
Pupils are staying away from school as Covid fears for elderly keep them away from class.
The Government won't be changing border lines but is trying to save locals a long trip.
Police release the first set of statistics after the region was sent into a snap lockdown.
Those wanting to get a job with Arvida must agree to have a Covid vaccination.
Fresh alarm as more community cases surface. Major and events under threat.
Kaipara residents want more testing stations closer to their rural communities.
Saturday marks a month since it became mandatory to wear masks on public transport.
The fallout is continuing a year after the deadly volcanic eruption.
She's a year from getting the pension but this 64-year-old woman has a brand new baby.
New Plymouth couple Keith and Lou Roebuck were on SH1 in Tokoroa when tragedy struck.
A man is managed isolation is devastated he couldn't see his dying mum.
Roxi Ansari came from the US to help others. Sadly, she died last week aged 35.
It's taken hours to travel across Auckland this week. This may speed things up.
A second West Auckland school pupil tests positive for Covid-19.
It's been four weeks since a new wave of Covid-19 began spreading in our biggest city.
Crews have been out with the chainsaws after trees have crashed down across roads.
It was a gaffe-prone 22 days at the helm of the National Party for Todd Muller.
Bookings for seats on Air New Zealand flights into New Zealand have been reduced.
Auckland says Covid-19 queues are 'absolutely insane'.
She was the victim of a nasty arson attack, but her faith in humanity is far from shaken.
The worst drivers don't come from overseas says a top Canterbury policeman.
A generation of young New Zealanders faces