'Cancelled' is repeated up and down the departures board at the airport, and the outlook from MetService is not encouraging.
Ian Hughes has spent 34 years caring for sick, injured and neglected animals - often without payment - and now he needs help himself.
The man, 26, faces a range of charges including possession of methamphetamine for supply and possession of cannabis for supply.
Auckland's had its wettest month on record, but it's not yet over as the city gets drenched today.
Kaylee Evans, 14, is recovering from concussion after she was knocked unconscious in a vicious assault that was filmed and uploaded to social media.
The towering 6.5m horn-to-hoof cow statue is the longheld dream of the late Laurie Maber, former Morrinsville mayor.