2 hrs ago
Mayor pushes for stop to super-cities
Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace is rallying his allies at a secret meeting today to discuss how to put a stop to super-cities.
Trending on the Topix Network
Sat Mar 08, 2014
Wellington Wraps Up Kiwi Tri Series
The final round of the .kiwi Tri Series took place in Wellington today, with the highlight being national championship events for Elite U19 triathletes and Paratriathletes.
Curtain call for Taupo rock carvings
RECOGNITION SOUGHT: Matahi Brightwell and his cousin Jono Randell carved the Mine Bay cliffs in 1978.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Motorsport: V8 Touring cars series heads to Taupo
In both the TLX class and the TL class, the penultimate round of V8 racing this weekend in Taupo will be significant for the title races.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
UC research discovers fresh information about NZ volcanos
University of Canterbury has uncovered fresh information about New Zealand's volcanoes that could be helpful when volcanoes erupt in future.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Appeal to locate suspected fraudster
Police are seeking public assistance to locate 44-year-old Tony Ashley Gorrie in relation to prolific fraud offending against backpackers and accommodation providers nationwide.
Conroy Takes Aim At Championship
Invercargill driver Jamie Conroy heads to Taupo Motorsport Park for the final round of the New Zealand Formula Ford Championship this weekend with a 97 point lead in the series.
The New Zealand Herald
Motocross: Heavyweights rev up for crucial round
Pukekohe's Joel Trappitt, Kawasaki KX450F ; Taupo's Brad Groombridge and Mount Maunganui's Cody Cooper fight for the lead at the start of a race at Tokoroa.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Attend MEETINGS and experience NZ's regions first-hand
Professional event organisers from Australia are being offered the chance to explore more of New Zealand when they pop across the Tasman for MEETINGS 2014.
First the cold, now the gales
ON THE MOVE: A low moves up the country this morning in this 7.50am rain radar image from MetService.
Manawatu Evening Standard
26 year battle with cancer
His ears, nose, head, shoulder and leg have all been touched with the specialist's scalpel in on-and-off battles with melanoma that began in 1983.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Golden Shears 2014 - One step closer to the finals
There were no surprises when the line was drawn on the top 30 after the rounds of heats earlier today.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Paralysis won't get in way of milestone
DETERMINED: Wayne Tukapua from the Levin Whanau Tri, suffered a stroke in 2011 and is now recovering and working towards competing in a triathlon.
Fresh concerns over turtles at Taupo
Fresh sightings of introduced red-eared slider turtles in Lake Taupo have prompted a reminder for people not to let these popular pets escape or dump them in waterways.
Three Iconic NZ Acts Together for the First Time
There are only four weeks to go until the Taupo Fairway concert is here, so get your hat and sunscreen ready, and get in quick because tickets are selling fast! New Zealand's national treasures The Topp Twins - aka identical twin sisters Lynda and Jools Topp - have performed around the world as an original country-music comedy duo for more than 25 ... (more)
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Transfield wins $88m Chorus contracts after protracted negotiations
Transfield Services[ASX: TSE ], the ASX-listed infrastructure specialist, has signed two contracts worth $88 million with local telecommunications network operator Chorus [NZX: CNU ] to help build the ultrafast broadband network and rural broadband initiative.
Tourism Malaysia Hits the Road
North Islanders keep your eyes peeled from March 8 to 13 as you could spot the Tourism Malaysia and Malaysia Airlines pimped-up campervan cruising around your neighbourhood.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Capill Leads A Yamaha 1-2 At Tokoroa
FEBRUARY 26, 2014: Bay of Plenty's Darren Capill has a bit of catching up to do and he's not wasting any time doing it.
MRP hits 1/2-year growth despite worst-ever hydro conditions
Mighty River Power today released financial results for the six months ended 31 December 2013 - declaring an interim dividend of 5.2 cents per share, and reaffirming that the Company is on track to achieve its full-year 2014 outlook .
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Friends saw no warnings near fatal rapids
Tears rolled down the face of Mathew Slade's riding partner as she recounted the day the Australian Mounted Games equestrian rider died swimming in the Waikato River near Taupo.