Dr Carol Peters, best known for her work with One Double Five Community House Whare Awhina, has been nominated as a community hero in the Women of Influence Awards. What do you think of this nomination and can you name other heroes in the community (of any gender)?
Sheryl Mai has been re-elected mayor - what do you think of the results? Did you vote? What would you do differently next election?
Halloween is coming up on October 31, and there'll be lots of spooktacular-ly dressed trick or treaters around the neighbourhood!
Are you looking forward to seeing them? Will you be celebrating Halloween?
10.6% I love it - one of my favorite times of the year10.6% Complete
0.8% I use it as an excuse to dress up!0.8% Complete
22.8% Hate it - we shouldn't celebrate evil and darkness22.8% Complete
39.8% It's a nuisance - I won't be answering the door on the night39.8% Complete
26% It's just like any other day for me26% Complete
MetService has issued a heavy rain warning for Northland.
Valid: 17 hours from 1:00pm Monday to 6:00am Tuesday.
Forecast: Periods of heavy rain. Expect 80 to 100mm to accumulate in the east, and 50 to 80mm elsewhere. Peak intensities 15 to 25mm per hour, with thunderstorms possible.
An update for severe weather will be issued by 9:00pm Monday 14 Oct 2019.