Good morning Aucklanders, did anyone wake to a sudden jolt in the early hours?
A weak 5.2 earthquake struck at 3.47am, 120 km north-east of Whangamata. More than 2500 people felt it - and many did across Auckland.
Did you experience the quake? What happened at your house?
Please let us know in the comments if you do not want your comments used in a news story.
The Sunday Star-Times is investigating unemployment in young people, particularly those who have just graduated high school or university and are struggling to find work, even part-time work, possibly because of Covid. If you or your child would be willing to speak to us please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
A series of accusatory hand-written notes have been delivered to residents of Harbourside Drive following Sunday’s vandalism of several trees.
Locals are feeling “absolutely disgusted” at the suggestion that they are behind the incident, which involved a vandal felling eight street pōhutukawa trees with a chainsaw.
Paul and Sue Wilson, who have lived on the road for over 10 years, arrived home on Monday from a trip to Waiheke Island to find a line of felled trees and a curt hand-written note in their letterbox.
BOOK NOW for this FREE course and learn how to manage diabetes so you can live well and do the things you love!
Date: Thursday 3 December
Time: 9.00am - 3.30pm
Venue: St Stephen’s Church, 3 Stanmore Bay Road
Bookings are essential.
You are welcome to bring a support person.
Contact us on 09 448 0019 or email DSME@comprehensivecare.co.nz to book today!