Far North District Council has a record number of candidates running but some community board seats have low numbers. What do you think about the numbers? No personal or derogatory comments please! (Please put NFP if your comments are not for publication.)
Sad news - four whales have died after becoming stranded along Ruakākā beach.
The rest of the pod has been seen about 1km offshore, heading towards Langs Beach.
Residents living along the coast have been asked to keep an eye on the whales during the day and contact the Project Jonah hotline, 0800 494253, if you see any.
To read more, click here.
Our children are being exposed to an average of 46 ads for unhealthy products every day (27 junk food, 12 alcohol, and seven gambling).
These things are the leading causes of cancer, obesity, diabetes, mental illness and many social harms.
Should our Government be doing more to protect our children from this advertising? What should be done?