Becky McEwan had scooped herself a regular role on TVNZ's Filthy Rich.
A Hawera man in his 50s has died after his boat capsized on the Patea river bar.
Taranaki DHB chief executive Tony Foulkes has resigned.
A Taranaki sporting talent is facing new charges after escaping a conviction last year.
Firefighters spent almost six hours at a blaze which destroyed an office complex in Hawera overnight.
7:59 PM Hamish Fleming impresses in Coast to Coast
8:49 PM Bicycles, beards, barbers and probably a few bruises seemed to be the theme of Jetcharm Barbers first retro bike race.
Running may not be everyone's favourite thing to do, but this sounds awesome.
Hayden Wilde impresses in first Coast to Coast
The Central Hinds of today are vastly different from the last team that was in a final.
Late try secures scrappy win for the Chiefs, who suffer more injury setbacks.
Manurewa's Neville Hill prevailed to win the Clubs New Zealand men's fours at the Paritutu greens in New Plymouth on Friday afternoon.
New Plymouth will host the Inline Hockey Asia-Pacific IIHF world championship qualifier in April.
What's the difference between a beach and a scrubby piece of bush, asks Sargeant.
Blokes with a good idea rule, says Henderson
Technology is your window to the world but can blind you to what's at your feet.
Gwynne Dyer thinks we need to all stop worrying so much about the zika virus
Leaving Auckland has been a boon for Patricia and Richard's taste buds
Graeme Duckett reminisces on a boyhood fishing in the Waitara river.
This week was the 130th birthday of Monica Brewster. Tara Shaskey looks into the life of the founding patron of New Plymouth's contemporary art museum.
Katchafire returns to Womad New Zealand for the second time around.
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