Lee-Anne Wann will be the guest speaker at Mitre 10 Mega's Ladies Night in New Plymouth this week.

She's found the good oil

Fitness star Lee-Anne Wann says fridges are filled with secret beauty ingredients.

Mail delivery delay

New Zealand Post have reduced its delivery of standard mail to three days a week, causing concern for Taranaki residents.

A reduction in standard mail delivery has Taranaki residents waiting at their letterboxes.

Liquor store's future in the balance

A proposed Hawera liquor store has been put under the spotlight during an appeal hearing to decide its fate.

Len Lye Centre attracts thousands

In just a week the Len Lye Centre has welcomed more than 13,000 people.

'Not disruptive, just debating'

A Waitara community board member has hit back at claims the group is ineffective and causing trouble.

Milk stink costs $192k

Fonterra has been fined $192,000 for getting up the noses of Eltham residents.

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Home safety checks encouraged

Electrical cords are one hazard that could cause a fall in the home.

ACC is running a competition to highlight dangers around the home that may cause people to fall.

NPDC faces off with Forest & Bird

The New Plymouth District Council has fronted up in court following allegations it failed to adequately protect significant natural areas.

Taranaki chooks rule the roost video

Guide investigated for illegal climbs


Boyle into 1500m final

Lauren Boyle on her way to finished third in her 1500m freestyle heat at the world champs in Kazan, Russia.

6:28 AM  Kiwi Lauren Boyle qualifies for 1500m freestyle final at swimming world champs in Russia.

KP squash teams win places in finals

New Plymouth's Kawaroa Park Squash Club will have two teams competing at the National Super Champs next month.

Moturoa's Jimmy Chadwick moves in to apply pressure on FC Western's Haydn Jones as he clears the ball in a Taranaki premier grade football match in New Plymouth last Saturday.

South Taranaki team scores upset win

Eltham kept their title hopes alive last Saturday when scoring a rare victory over New Plymouth Rangers in Taranaki premier league football in New Plymouth.


Waitara is showing us the way

Waitara's central shopping area is a haven of great service.

OPINION: It seems impossible to actually buy anything in Waitara without a personal touch, Gordon Burnside says.

A little city with soul

OPINION: Somewhere between New Plymouth and Palmerston North lies a city nestled on a river valley floor.

Tony Robertson was convicted of the rape and murder of Blessie Gotingco.

Duncan Garner: Keep evil in prison

OPINION: Imagine making a mistake that would later cost an innocent woman her life.


Latte art serious business video

Ozone's Nico Refiti has helped organise Taranaki's first ever Latte Art Throwdown which will run on Friday night.

Taste will take a back seat to design at Taranaki's first ever Latte Art ThrowDown.

Fifty years ago

Former Taranaki Daily News editor Denis Garcia takes readers on a blast through the pages of the past.

The Cape Egmont Observatory's Tom Whelan takes a look at August's astronomical highlights.

Night sky for August

The Cape Egmont Observatory's Tom Whelan takes a look at August's astronomical highlights.

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