The algae bloom is actually suffocating other life in Lake Ōmāpere, not poisoning it.
It operates within the Youth Court system, but in a marae setting.
There's a new plan to wipe out pests in Northland's Russell Forest.
A man carrying a firearm has fired several shots in Ahipara.
The nearby rivers are also topped with thick white foam.
New initiative encourages students to consider a wider range of post-school options.
It's time to batten down the hatches and get out the hot chocolate.
They died after the tanker collided with a vehicle near Whangarei.
A Ngāpuhi elder's brief protest at a public Waitangi church service was disrespectful, the former Waitangi National Trust's chairman Pita Paraone says.
Jacinda Ardern said she hopes her child will see change.
"I see that as part of our celebrations and something we should feel proud of."
Governor General Dame Patsy Reddy has been welcomed to Waitangi with a powhiri at the Treaty Grounds marae.
Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern visited Karetu Marae on her second day of a five-day visit to Northland for Waitangi Day celebrations.
Northland swimmers made a horrifying discovery at 'Coca Cola Lake'.
Beginning on Sunday, motorists travelling between Auckland and Northland are set to contend with months' of night-time closures of the Northern Motorway.