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Our current school system isn’t just underfunded, it’s outdated, by about a century.
Thalia Kehoe Rowden Guest writer-July 20, 2021
Like thousands of other New Zealanders, I spend hours a day refreshing a webpage for a chance to be let back in.
David Farrier Contributing writer-July 20, 2021
What's the situation on the ground in flood-ravaged Westport?
Michael Andrew Business editor-July 19, 2021
Elite sportswomen are expected to be faster, stronger, fitter, and leaner than ever before. But at what cost to their health?
Venetia Sherson Guest writer-July 19, 2021
She gave up nothing but me and I gave up everything I ever knew.
Amanda Thompson Contributing writer-July 18, 2021
On becoming a 'border case'.
David Brain Contributing writer-July 18, 2021
Motorists in the southern city have overrun a public laneway with next to no pushback from the council. What would have happened if cyclists or pedestrians did the same?
Oliver Lewis Guest writer-July 17, 2021
What's the rural sector's beef with the government? Utes are just the beginning, learns Alex Braae.
Alex Braae Staff Writer-July 16, 2021
You might never use the monorail or the postal horn, but they're still there.
Josie Adams Staff Writer-July 16, 2021
Miquela has over 3 million followers on Instagram; she's a pop star and one of Time's 25 most important people on the internet. She's also not real.
Lucy Blakiston Guest writer-July 15, 2021
The latest controversy prompts an age-old question: will we ever be able to have a mature conversation about gangs?
Laura Walters Contributing writer-July 15, 2021
Sam Brooks has had a stutter for most of his life. Last week, he got a voice-activated assistant.
Sam Brooks TV Editor-July 14, 2021
The best way to discover a new city – even one as car-obsessed as Auckland – is on foot.
Chris Hall Guest writer-July 13, 2021
Tom Eats recounts his personal experience of the moment his hearing came back.
Tom Eats Guest writer-July 12, 2021
Shit You Should Care About started as an Insta account run by three women from Blenheim. Now they're making a show about the internet with The Spinoff.
Duncan Greive Managing Editor-July 12, 2021
It began with an Instagram post in the US two months ago.
Alice Neville Deputy editor-July 12, 2021
Twenty-five years after Nicky Hager's book Secret Power, the purpose of our foreign intelligence agencies remains as nebulous as ever
Danyl Mclauchlan Contributing writer-July 11, 2021
For the ideal affordable weekend escape, Alex Casey suggests a trip to Auckland's coin-operated karaoke booth.
Alex Casey Features editor-July 11, 2021
'It’s modern day slavery': Council called on to crack down on booze outlets that flout labour laws.
Justin Latif Local Democracy Reporter, South Auckland-July 9, 2021
Got a Chinese money plant on your windowsill? Turns out, you're technically breaking the law.
Jihee Junn Contributing writer-July 8, 2021
Room for rent in Ōtāhuhu: $400 p/w. Cockroaches and dirty mattress included. No heaters.
Justin Latif Local Democracy Reporter, South Auckland-July 7, 2021
While thousands of 'eager Kiwi' trampers miss out, private companies appear to be snapping up places in our taxpayer-funded DOC huts.
Fiona Farrell Guest writer-July 7, 2021
It could be a 'major socioeconomic game-changer' for the suburb.
Justin Latif Local Democracy Reporter, South Auckland-July 6, 2021
As the vaccine programme kicks into second gear, Christchurch residents are left wondering why they're already so far behind.
Bernard Walker Guest writer-July 6, 2021