Not too long ago, ADHD was often dismissed as an excuse for misbehaving kids. Now, one in twenty Kiwis have been diagnosed with the disorder
Navigating life alongside an addict is an emotional journey filled with love, despair, and hope.
Whether it's an unrelenting desire for a substance or an activity that once provided comfort, addiction knows no boundaries.
New Zealand now finds itself at the bottom of the global rankings when it comes to safeguarding families in their homes.
With sparks flying, and Drum and Bass blaring, it’d be easy to think Mach3 is just a typical workshop. Stepping in, however, you’d find they set themselves apart. Owner, Jeremy Chapman, told me everyo…
This is the final episode of Metronews 2022. Brought to you by the students of the New Zealand Broadcasting School.
This episode of Metronews is brought to you by the students of the New Zealand Broadcasting School.
Government lunchbox guidelines and notes from teachers have some parents keeping kids home if they don't have appropriate food for school.
In 2021 ACC accepted over 1.9m new claims, costing around $1.5 billion. Ongoing claims from previous years cost a further $3 billion.
With Matariki the newest public holiday in the calendar, how many people know the story behind this cultural celebration?
The number of qualified teachers increased by 10% in Canterbury from 2699 in 2020 to 2967 in 2021. So why is our ECE sector in crisis?
Until recently, scientists thought dinosaurs looked like lizards, with smooth scaly skin coloured in greys, greens and browns.
Bike lanes. They’re a hot topic that divides the community. But even staunch cyclists are asking who these lanes are for.
One breast cancer survivor calls for a streamlined helpline service to avoid confusion for those in treatment
Christchurch hip-hop artist King Cass sat down to talk drugs, New Zealand Music month, and the production he's taking to schools around NZ
New Zealand may be heading into a dry winter following a month of near record-breaking dry patches across the country.
Arumadura "Chris" De Silva will be deported after serving time in prison for sexually abusing a sleeping woman.
Kiwis with a green thumb are being warned to take care with Phoenix Palms, which are causing injuries up and down the country.
Schools are reporting new faces at their breakfast clubs as more kids are coming to school hungry.
Paparoa Street School's gymnasium rocked with the sounds of Monster Music musicians at a student concerts this weekend.
Arumadura De Silva, 29, has been convicted of sexual violation by unlawful sexual connection, following a four-day trial.
Judge warns grieving family of two girls, who were killed in a car crash on the Port Hills, to behave in court.
Arumadura De Silva, the man accused, says the woman was awake and used him as an alternative to her boyfriend.
KidsCan has fed school children the equivalent of 52 African elephants. That's 211 tonnes.