A judge has slated the state of youth culture at the sentencing of a teenager accused of videoing an intimate sexual moment.
A commemorative book celebrating Taranaki's historic National Provincial Championship win details how the side defied predictions.
It's shaping up as a hot, sunny Christmas Day - but Taranaki could see some rain.
For three days Labour leader Andrew Little shut himself in a room and set about writing a personal message in 450 different Christmas cards.
Taranaki police believe motorists are getting the message about new alcohol limits.
An opportunity to put a "smile on the dial" of hundreds of vulnerable children this Christmas has been embraced by Fonterra staff.
Two men who invaded the home of their victim and gave him a set of pruning shears to cut off his own fingers have been jailed.
Taranaki premier grade club cricketers will be hoping the forecast wet weather arrives late.
Silver Fern Farms granted consent to discharge into Waimakariri river, after commissioners placed "little weight" on petition by thousands.
Why does life have to be so complicated these days?
The Christmas holidays have arrived and cricket is in full swing.
A former New Plymouth woman could never have imagined she would be working in her current field, as it didn't exist when she was at school.
A starving abandoned dog survived living wild on the banks of a Taranaki river for six months and even brought up two pups.
The ambitious multi-million dollar modernisation of Pukeiti gardens is well under way and due to move into an extensive building phase in just two months.
The boredom of cancer treatment in hospital inspired New Plymouth girl Gabby Devine to start a charity to help others battling the disease.
Families are again being asked to reach into their pockets and help out someone less fortunate this Christmas as the Salvation Army prepares for its annual "Adopt-a-Family" scheme.
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