Government lunchbox guidelines and notes from teachers have some parents keeping kids home if they don't have appropriate food for school.
With Matariki the newest public holiday in the calendar, how many people know the story behind this cultural celebration?
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.