23 Dec 2014 14:16 p.m.
It was lucky lives were not lost in an overnight collision between two launches at the entrance to Whangarei Harbour, Northland's Regional Harbourmaster says.
22 Dec 2014 12:50 p.m.
Seven people have put their names forward to contest the Northland Regional Council Te Hiku seat left vacant by the October death of Councillor Dennis Bowman.
22 Dec 2014 11:34 a.m.
Come and enjoy the spectacular places Northland has to offer – but please, make sure you leave any unwanted marine pests at home this summer.
22 Dec 2014 08:00 a.m.
Four Northland schools and a kindergarten have reached important milestones through the national Enviroschools programme.
20 Dec 2014 10:28 a.m.
Authorities were today sweeping beaches in the Whangarei Harbour for residual traces of oil after successfully containing and recovering the bulk of a small leak linked to an overseas tanker at the Marsden Pt oil refinery.
16 Dec 2014 10:01 a.m.
The improving health of Northland's Mangere Stream – and the benefits of improved farm dairy effluent treatment – has been highlighted at the annual New Zealand River Awards in Wellington.
16 Dec 2014 08:30 a.m.
All Northland Regional Council (NRC) offices will be closed from 2pm Wednesday, 24 December until 8am Monday, 05 January 2015 for the Christmas-New Year holiday break.
16 Dec 2014 08:30 a.m.
The popular mobile rubbish barge will be back on the water in the Bay of Islands again this summer and authorities are urging boaties to use it.
15 Dec 2014 10:36 a.m.
Time is running out for those keen to contest the Northland Regional Council Te Hiku seat left vacant by the death of Councillor Dennis Bowman.
10 Dec 2014 08:04 a.m.
The chair of the Te Tai Tokerau Maori Advisory Committee is to advocate an ambitious plan to try to resolve a controversial and increasingly costly problem that has plagued successive Northland councils for years.
17 Nov 2014 08:30 a.m.
Annual summer water quality tests which indicate how suitable Northland's most popular beaches, rivers and lakes are for swimming will begin later this month.
10 Nov 2014 10:49 a.m.
More than 230 students, teachers, family and community members have gathered at Waitangi and Marsden Cove to learn more about our precious marine environment at this year's Enviroschools regional expos.
04 Nov 2014 14:12 p.m.
The Northland Regional Council is seeking expressions of interest from potential joint venture partners to redevelop the former Countdown supermarket site in Kensington, Whangarei.
24 Oct 2014 12:09 p.m.
Thirty-two students from throughout Northland have gathered for the 2014 Northland Regional Council Youth Summit in Whangarei.
17 Oct 2014 07:31 a.m.
Fifteen Enhanced Taskforce Green (ETFG) members hired to help clean up storm-affected Northland farms, horticultural operations and orchards officially ended their three month stint today.