This summer we look back at the big stories of the year. This is from February.
She's had over 25 operations, spent eight months in hospital and is facing amputation.
Dad and daughter happy to be on land after two-day ordeal.
Gone are the clinical rooms; mums are now choosing to give birth in familiar environments.
Almost a half of dads were also hit hard, while 16 per cent of couples did better.
All New Zealanders have an opportunity to help.
The group of five were made homeless during the storm on Tuesday.
A new report shows Government the path to child wellbeing.
A male teacher shares the stress and anxiety that comes with avoiding allegations.
High levels of immigration are being touted as one aspect that keep wages low.
"A brother saved a brother. I could have been burying two that night."
Taking time off when his children were born meant he was more prepared when his wife died.