About 35 people slept rough for the Salvation Army's 14 Hours Homeless event.
Tradesmen command high wages and have job prospects around the world. So why can you never find one?
The Government wants 99 per cent of New Zealanders to have broadband by 2025.
A fresh new face will appear at the Youth Parliament following selections in New Plymouth.
Hawera woman pleads not guilty to manslaughter after the death of a baby.
A judge has praised a woman's attempts to change her 'Once were Warriors' lifestyle.
Denby Edwards has spent most of her 25 years of life thinking she was stupid.
New Plymouth's new Novotel hotel has locked-in an opening date and its owner hopes Prime Minister John Key will oversee the ceremony.
Jeff McGrath has said it before - "never again."
The Central Vipers will be looking to finish their season on a high when they take on the Akarana Falcons in a national rugby league match at Waitara's Clifton Park on Saturday.
Taranaki will need some sharp improvement to beat Canterbury and make the NPC final.
Tasman have given themselves a chance of hosting one of next week's NPC semifinals.
There might be a few Premier League managers a bit nervous the next time an international window comes along.
So if crime is dropping how much safer do you really feel?
OPINION: Like a good motorbike, the country goes smoother when it veers to the Right.
Why we're hearing all sorts of arguments as to why we should not help the refugees.
OPINION: Maybe opening the door to a little bit of compassion sounds too dangerous to the Australian government.
Thirteen Taranaki gardeners will show off their sustainable gardens in a new garden festival this year.
Everytime I see someone smoking in the street or in their car I stare longingly at them
Becoming bilingual can grow cognitive skills such as problem solving, mental flexibility, attention control, inhibitory control and task switching.
A visit to Auckland got Graeme Duckett thinking of his youth.
Former Taranaki Daily News editor Denis Garcia explores the pages of the past.