The records are charted all the way back to the 1850s at some climate stations.
Thu, Sep 21
Andrew, James and Peter Buttle are the directors of Whakaari Management Limited (WML), which owns the island. WML still faces two charges.
Tue, Sep 5
Before this week the Buttles had been largely unheard from since the 2019 disaster.
Fri, Aug 25
The Buttle brothers have been largely unheard from since the 2019 disaster that killed 22 people.
Wed, Aug 23
Zhicheng Gu stabbed Ricky Wang to death amid a drug boss' belief the victim wanted to rob or kidnap him.
Wed, Aug 9
Janine Hinton said the dogs still had their umbilical cords attached when they were found, tied up in a fabric shopping bag.
Mon, Aug 7
Court documents reveal the three companies only provided written safety information in English.
Sun, Jul 30
Family members filled the public gallery as Justice Mathew Downs sentenced Poi Tinei, 51, at Auckland's High Court today.
Wed, Jul 19
"I couldn't see for a minute or two, it was pure darkness," Brian Depauw said of the chaotic moment the ash cloud rushed above him.
Thu, Jul 13
A mother-daughter duo can still recall the "screaming and screaming and screaming" on their way to the hospital.
Lauren Urey said her group was taking photos and having fun. Then the volcano erupted.
Wed, Jul 12
The court heard how American Matthew Urey didn't hear the blast, he just saw the smoke plume after someone said "look".
Survivors and family members were at Auckland District court today to watch the video of the deadly blast.
Tue, Jul 11
Charges laid against six defendants in the wake of the deadly 2019 eruption will be heard in court from tomorrow.
Mon, Jul 10
The 2019 eruption claimed 22 lives. After years of work, charges related to one of New Zealand's most deadly recent disasters will finally be heard in court.
Sun, Jul 9
Volcanic Air Safaris Limited, Aerius Limited and Kahu New Zealand Limited each entered their pleas this afternoon.
Fri, Jul 7
A draft volcanic alert bulletin had been prepared but not sent when the volcano erupted, killing 22 people.
Sun, Jul 2
Tigers Express Security and Raymond 'Tiny' Deane were at the centre of an investigation by TVNZ's Sunday last year.
Wed, Jun 28
A 15-year-old girl was hospitalised with serious injuries in the incident.
Tue, Jun 27
Three people were in a relationship together for 15 years. When they split, the courts had to decide whether the usual law applies.
Tue, Jun 20
The boy was told off by a member of the public shortly before he collapsed.
Mon, Jun 19
Ricky Wang's remains were found in a shallow grave in 2020. Police didn't realise, but he'd been missing for years.
Fri, Jun 2
Aiden Sagala died on March 7 after innocently drinking the can of beer contaminated with methamphetamine.
Thu, Jun 1
Arapera Fia was murdered in an Auckland home in 2021 - today her killer was jailed for at least 15 years.
Fri, May 26
Wilson, already behind bars, admitted further offending against three boys under 16 and one man.
Thu, May 25