Police are investigating whether a series of shop ram-raids are also connected.
Northland child sex ring: Kaitaia man gets home detention
Takings up 100% at some attractions, but Auckland's Covid outbreak may end the boom.
Police talking to three alleged offenders; school increasing staff presence on grounds.
Paihia waterfront redevelopment gets $8 million from Government
Wharenui at Otiria Marae escapes flood; rugby club and Pembroke St homes not so lucky.
Too early to say how much the Government will commit to the clean-up, minister says.
Public access to iconic surf beach Elliot Bay has been secured.
Single-vehicle crash occurred on Mataraua Rd about 12.40am today.
Biggest winner of lockdown likely to be little blue penguin because of drop in boat noise.
Vehicle was on wrong side of road when it hit woman's parked car.
Vandalised Rural Connectivity Group cellphone site may have been mistaken for 5G tower.