The barrier would stretch from coast to coast.
Several of those arrested are patched gang members or gang associates.
SH1 has disappeared under half a metre of water - and levels are rising.
Newshub looks at the realities of upping sticks and leaving Auckland. This week, we check out Russell.
The Masonic Hotel in Rawene will get rid of its gambling machines as a result.
Peter and Ruth Bedford literally could not live without each other.
Two companies were fined $225,000 for the serious breach, but never paid up.
Ella Bayes took to the skies after making a pact with her 100-year-old friend.
The 28-year-old faces charges of aggravated careless use causing death.
The hunt is on for a wallaby believed to be roaming loose in the Hokianga bush.
Locals around the coastal town of Houhora have spotted them "more than once".
Aucklanders have been warned to be prepared with backup batteries and water.
Coromandel and Bay of Plenty could have flooding and slips.
The officer, who has name suppression, has pleaded not guilty to sexual violation and indecent assault.
There's trouble in paradise, reports The Hui's Mihingarangi Forbes.
It's a legitimate business and now they are struggling to get workers.