Kiwis can expect bursts of rain and wind across the country for the next week or so.
If you see Cliff Wharerau call 111 immediately.
"Go and have a cup of tea and just give them the assurance that coming back to school is a good thing."
A man and a woman have been arrested in the Whangārei District.
All four people will appear in the Kaikohe District Court in due course.
"We are working hard to ensure we keep our community safe."
The man intended to go on a walk on the pest-free conservation island Whatupuke.
The Department of Conservation believes the large dumping of penguins is from people picking them up on the beach and placing them there.
Police successfully pursued the vehicle as it travelled recklessly at high speeds for about 15 minutes.
He's appeared in the High Court at Whangārei.
A 40-year-old woman faces 20 charges of supplying meth and one of selling cannabis
"There are many scared whanau in the community. Let's try and work together."
A hikoi will be led through the town centre this morning calling for peace amid rising gang violence.
More than 40 little blue penguins washed up dead over a week at Far North Beach.
His appearance comes after the body of Gaelene Bright was found on Tuesday.
Police believe the body is that of Northland woman Gaelene Bright.
"Especially if the houses keep going up, we just can't afford one."
A total 191 marae are identified within 1 kilometre of the coastline.
Among the concerns about Lance Goodhew were complaints over alcohol consumption and a near-miss with another vessel.
A second vehicle was struck in the incident after police used road-spikes to stop the offenders from fleeing in a separate car.