Northland MP Matt King is floating a member's bill which would require the criminal history of election candidates to be published, if they were convicted of a crime punishable by two or more years' jail time. What do you think? Would it change the way you vote?
Marking 250 years since Captain Cook arrived in New Zealand, the Tuia 250 flotilla was welcomed to Tai Tokerau with a rousing haka. Events will be held throughout the north over the next week - will you be taking part? Why or why not?
When Sharlene Clements heard thieves had stolen a car belonging to Denise Pearson and her son Reuben, who lives with cerebral palsy, Sharlene jumped straight to their aid. She immediately offered them a wheelchair-modified van that had been given to her business in a life-changing act of kindness.
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