Northland

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The tiny rural settlement near Whangarei has been left in shock following yesterday's fatal shooting.

Whangarei shooter did not have a firearms licence but was in possession of guns, police confirm

Quinn Patterson shot a mother and daughter dead at his rental property on Tuesday.

01:25
Leah Cameron doesn't excuse her friend's behaviour, but wants people to understand him.

Northland gunman's final text: 'This life is a continuous struggle without end or point and I'm done with it'

Leah Cameron says Quinn Patterson suffered from deep depression and needed help.

00:48
The fly-over shows smoke still rising from the burnt out home after yesterday's fatal shootings.

Watch: New drone footage shows smouldering remains of Whangarei house where resident committed fatal double shooting

The fly-over shows smoke still rising from the burnt out home after yesterday's fatal shootings.

00:11
A Whangarei resident filmed the aftermath of the fire that engulfed the property.

'We heard all these shots' - resident near Whangarei double-fatal shooting tells of flames, helicopters and gunshots

Footage of the smoking crime scene following a house fire where two women were killed.

03:03

Watch: Northland gang members battle it out in boxing ring, but police not keen for Northland bouts to become regular event

Police arrested four people after the event, and don't want it to become a regular thing.

01:46
They train in a garage and on the beach, but it hasn't stopped them competing at the world championships in Bangkok.

Two Northland kids set to represent NZ at world kickboxing champs

They train in a garage and on the beach, but it hasn't stopped them competing at the world championships in Bangkok.

01:11
The organisers are hoping the get-together eases tensions and resolves issues - both large and small.

'It's all about kaupapa' – Despite scrapping in the ring, gang fight-night friendly and relaxed

Among the spectators was family of dead Head Hunter's gang member Connor Morris.

02:09
This time the brawl was an organised boxing fight aimed at keeping gang violence off the streets.

Rival gangs clash in Whangarei - but only 'love and respect' in the ring

An organised boxing fight aimed at keeping gang violence off the streets has been labelled a success by police and gang members alike.

02:09
This time the brawl was an organised boxing fight aimed at keeping gang violence off the streets.

Northland gang 'fight night' underway, featuring 12 gangs, amid watchful eye of police

The 12 rival gangs are hopeful the Whangarei boxing event will settle tensions large and small.

04:57
This job alone cost $30,000 to clear up, and is not the only shocking incident of its nature.

'Filthy dirty buggers' – eight tonne collection of household waste dumped in native bush near Whangarei

This job alone cost $30,000 to clear up, and is not the only shocking incident of its nature.

00:22
The National Torpedo Tournament is in its ninth year and sold out within 12-hours.

Hardy fishers brave the cold in bid to reel in the big catch in Far North fishing competition

The National Torpedo Tournament is in its ninth year and sold out within 12-hours.

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One dead in single vehicle crash in Northland

The crash occurred near Houhora.

Kaitaia power restored after transmission line fault cuts supply to 8000 homes

Shops and service stations in the town were forced to shut down during the outage.

05:06
Libby did everything right when her mum's life was at stake and St John ambulance wants other kids to get the 111 message.

'I'm scared' - brave 10-year-old set example for kids with 111 call that saved mum's life

Libby Namana awoke to find mum Karen Symons having a seizure in bed.

Video: Family members of youths accused of trashing Northland Maori school help clean up damage

A massive clean-up is in store for Te Kura Kaupapa Māori o Kaikohe.

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Serious crash near Whangarei leaves one trapped in car

Police are at the scene of a crash involving a car and a truck in Maungatapere

Cyclist killed in Northland after being hit by truck

The driver believed he may have hit something and found the cyclist dead.

01:41
Dr Lance O'Sullivan says the region has terrible socio-economic stats, and that can be changes by developing new generations of leaders.

Northland doctor who called out anti-vaccination film says Northland needs leaders

Dr Lance O'Sullivan says the region has terrible socio-economic stats, and that can be changes by developing new generations of leaders.

01:53
Michael Harris admitted multiple charges including making intimate visual recordings.

Kaitaia lodge owner who drugged and indecently assaulted male backpackers jailed for eight years

Spiking their food with the sleeping drug temazepam, Michael Harris took intimate visual recordings of the unconscious young men.

02:28
The former Labour MP will stand for Winston Peters' party in the Whangarei electorate.

NZ First's Shane Jones has 'ability to be New Zealand's Donald Trump' - political commentator

Labelled "bombastic' and "eccentric", Jones is running for New Zealand First this election and political commentators are expecting drama.

00:49
Former Labour politician Shane Jones is to return to politics as a member of New Zealand First.

'I've been asked and I'm up for it!' Shane Jones to run for NZ First in Whangarei

The former Labour party member announces his return to politics saying 'the North needs a voice like mine.'

Crash on SH1

Serious crash on State Highway 1 north of Auckland causes long delays

Drivers are advised to avoid the area completely.

03:12
There are rumours the former Labour MP is planning to jump ship - to join with New Zealand First.

Wintson Peters expected to announce Shane Jones as Whangarei's NZ First candidate today

NZ First leader Winston Peters believes his party can take the Whangarei seat from National.

Former Labour MP Shane Jones.

NZ First set to announce Shane Jones as their candidate in Whangarei

NZ First leader Winston Peters believes his party can take the Whangarei seat from National.

Armed man on the loose in Northland after fleeing police stop

The Armed Offenders Squad and dog units have been deployed to locate the man.

'Dry, rubbery well-done' - Medium-rare burger off the menu after new food regulations introduced

The Governor Burger has been a staple of The Duke of Marlborough's menu for six years.

Police seek two people over alleged deliberate poisoning at a Kerikeri kiwifruit orchard

The company was forced to dump 30,000 trays of Kiwi Gold kiwifruit due to the poisoning.

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