9 hrs ago
Road closure update - Tauranga
State Highway 36, the Tauranga direct route will remain closed for the most of the day.
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10 hrs ago
Top five things to do
Chiefs back Tom Marshall with the ball in a match between the Chiefs and the Stormers at Waikato Stadium on March 14. Because it is a long weekend, this week's top five list is more full than usual.
22 hrs ago
Weather History: April 17: Record temps, storms, sand, snow, wind & flooding
Snow fell across Denver, CO continuously for 57 hours; from early morning on the 17th until midday on the 19th.
SH36 is closed due to slip
Police advise SH36 is closed due to slip, contractors have been on site and advised that likely closed over night.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
3-way partnership adds up for business & accounting students
The agreement was signed earlier this month between the University of Waikato, the Bay of Plenty Polytechnic and China's Yantai University.
Healthy Rivers/Wai Ora workshops underway
The initial work of a group tasked with helping find solutions to key water quality issues in Waikato has been very positive, says the group's interim chair Bill Wasley.
Gull New Zealand Unaffected by Refining NZ Shutdown
Following calls from commercial fuel buyers Gull New Zealand confirmed that it was totally unaffected by the shutdown at Refining NZ.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Rescue helicopters called to Waioeka gorge crash
Today the Tauranga based Trustpower TECT and Rotorua Bay trust rescue helicopters were called to Opotiki where a car had crashed into the river in the Waioeka gorge.
New Zealand property investors remain confident
April 15 2014 - Investors are very confident about the future prospects of commercial property investment in New Zealand, delivering another quarter of enthusiastic responses.
Cunliffe says "Truck off"
I could have posted earlier but to be honest I have a life of family, work, work, voluntary work, etc that means Kiwiblog got a lower priority Well, it seems that David Cunliffe and Labour were so concerned about Kiwiblog's hibernation that they felt the need to launch a nutty 'waste of time' policy.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
NZ@Noon: Fluffy saved four days after fire
Some stories that are making headlines across the regions today include: Fluffy the cat was found in a mess four days after a house fire in Hawke's Bay and a 91-year-old Northland man snagged himself a monster marlin.
The Wiggles Return to NZ
The Wiggles are bringing their new Apples and Bananas show to New Zealand. On July 2, the much-loved children's entertainers, Anthony, Emma, Lachy and Simon, kick off their tour in Tauranga.
Gold Medal Famous bring Free Body Culture to QEII Square
Gold Medal Famous are bringing their utterly unique performance style, plus their new EP 'Free Body Culture', to their biggest venue yet - Queen Elizabeth Square , Downtown Auckland.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Tauranga Eastern Link – Rain delays the SH2 traffic changes
The recent wet weather has delayed the scheduled traffic switch onto the new eastbound lanes, between Mangatawa and Domain Road, as part the Tauranga Eastern Link project.
Ideal Place To Stay For Tauranga Home Show
Held annually each autumn, the Tauranga Home Show showcases the very best in new kitchens, bathrooms, interior living & homeware that the beautiful Bay can offer and there are more than $30,000 of show prizes.
The New Zealand Herald
Nosh pulls back on expansion plans
Upmarket grocery chain Nosh has pulled back on expansion plans outside its core Auckland markets in the central, eastern suburbs and North Shore.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Establishing Te Puke region as a film production location
The Te Puke Economic Development Group, today announced details of an ambitious initiative to establish the Te Puke region as the preferred production location for New Zealand film.
Rain yet to bring farmers any joy
Some parched North Island pastures received good rainfall today, but many farmers are waiting to see if more falls forecast next week arrive before they start celebrating.
Finding from inquest may result in law change
Police will give "appropriate consideration" to a coroner's recommendations following the fatal crash involving a Chinese tourist, which killed a Timaru man.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
New ANZ Bethlehem in prime location for customers
ANZ today celebrated the opening of its brand new branch at 19 Bethlehem Road, the eighth ANZ branch in Tauranga city.