Taranaki Daily News reporter Matt Rilkoff was in Kathmandu when the 7.8-magnitude earthquake struck.
Police say speeding drivers may be to blame in two of three fatal crashes that left five people dead on Taranaki roads.
OPINION: The men who came home from war were not always the men who left.
A five-year-old boy was flown to hospital on Saturday after being stomped on by a cow on a King Country farm.
A 45-year-old man was flown to hospital after rolling a quad bike in Whangamomona.
Former Taranaki assistant coach Neil Barnes could be in line to take Tom Coventry's position at the Chiefs.
Bite size chunks of Taranaki business news.
Several new faces have joined a group dedicated to advocating on the behalf of Taranaki businesses.
The win column remains empty for the Taranaki Mountain Airs after they fell to a 97-90 loss to the Bay Hawks in New Plymouth on Sunday.
Team Taranaki striker Tomas Mosquera was on fire on Saturday scoring a hat-trick in his side's dominant 7-0 win over Feilding.
10:11 AM OPINION: Readers discuss free health care for under 13s, mountain guiding issues and "pony tail gate".
OPINION: He can be a fun guy, but this week Prime Minister John Key looked like a prize jerk.
What are neutrinos, and why do scientists want to know more about them?