23 Jun 2015 07:39 a.m.
Far North-based regional councillors Dover Samuels and Monty Knight have been appointed as the council's representatives on the new Te Oneroa-a-Tohe Board.
18 Jun 2015 12:54 p.m.
People noticing low-flying fixed wing planes and choppers over Bream Bay on Monday are being advised not to worry – it's all part of a scheduled exercise involving a fictional oil spill.
17 Jun 2015 08:58 a.m.
A new 10-year plan outlining Northland Regional Council's work for the next decade – and how it will be paid for – has been formally adopted by councillors.
09 Jun 2015 14:44 p.m.
Today's announcement the Local Government Commission is abandoning its 19-month-old draft proposal for a single Northland unitary council has been welcomed by Northland Regional Council chairman Bill Shepherd.
05 Jun 2015 06:57 a.m.
Projects including farm fertiliser runoff monitoring and a stoat and rat trapping programme to boost kiwi numbers are among 24 school initiatives to share $20,000 in this year's Northland Regional Council Environmental Curriculum Awards (ECAs).
03 Jun 2015 14:53 p.m.
Fifteen young people will get the chance to hone their newly-learned emergency services skills – including being transported by helicopters – at a realistic day-long training exercise in the mid-North this weekend.
03 Jun 2015 07:10 a.m.
Northland farmers and landowners are being encouraged to take full advantage of a Government forestry grant scheme, with the Northland Regional Council advising it also has options to help.
02 Jun 2015 07:41 a.m.
Hundreds of metres of Awanui River riverbank, including stopbanks, near Gill and West Rds have been improved to offer better flood protection over winter.