Investigation into BOP man’s death in Taita

A homicide investigation has been launched into the death of a Bay of Plenty man in Taita yesterday. Emergency services were alerted to a man with critical... Read More

Three taken to hospital with suspected coronavirus

Members of a tour group have been assessed for novel coronavirus infection at Rotorua Hospital. Three members of a tour group of 19 were assessed at... Read More

Australia‘s drought now impacting New Zealand

A few showers are likely this week in New Zealand's driest regions but once again the bulk of the rain is falling in places that don't care for... Read More

China coronavirus screening for flights to NZ

Health professionals started the first screening for the deadly coronavirus with passengers from two flights from China that landed at Auckland Airport... Read More

Calls for accountability for tyre disposal grants

Critics are questioning how accountable government-funded tyre disposal projects have been held, with only mixed results achieved so far. More than... Read More

AOS in Western Bay following Tauranga assault

A large Police presence has been observed in the Western Bay of Plenty this afternoon, involving the Armed Offenders Squad and Police dog units. A SunLive... Read More

One dead following serious crash near Karapiro

Update 7.45pm: State Highway 29 near Karapiro has now reopened following a fatal crash this afternoon. One person has died following a two-vehicle... Read More

Summer Concert Anniversary Tour Rocks Taupo

After an 18,000 strong sellout crowd in Queenstown last weekend, the annual Summer Concert Tour moved onto its North Island leg this weekend with 15,000... Read More

Powerball and Strike roll over

Powerball and Strike have both rolled over last night, meaning there is a combined prize pool of $17.6 million up for grabs on Wednesday night. Powerball... Read More

Watch out for NZTA email scam

The NZ Transport Agency is urging all customers to be wary of virtual identity theft email and a website scam. A sophisticated email scam, which pretends... Read More

Air NZ aircraft diverted to Tauranga and Rotorua

Six Air New Zealand turboprop aircrafts due to land at Auckland Airport were diverted to Tauranga, Rotorua and Hamilton on Friday after debris was found... Read More

‘Respect the water’ this Auckland Anniversary week

With hot weather forecast for the long weekend and with people expected to head to the beaches, rivers and lakes in large numbers Water Safety New Zealand... Read More

Young women encouraged to engineer a career

Being a young woman in a male-dominated field hasn’t stopped Bella Franks carving out a successful international career as an engineer. This... Read More

Juggling and circus festivities for all

One winning master-juggler will wing their way to Mexico after a competition next week in Katikati. "These guys are beasts - we are talking about... Read More

SH1 closed following fatal crash near Cambridge

Update, 7.40am: One person has died following a serious crash on State Highway 1/Tirau Rd near the intersection of Hydro Rd, near Cambridge. Another... Read More