Competing in dad's memory

Taking on Iron Maori triathlon

A much-loved father and workmate will be remembered at this year's Iron Maori in Hawera.

Reserve a 'fire hazard'

Kevin Probyn is disgusted over management of the Meeting of the Waters reserve.

Family mourns a 'great man'

Tom Priest was a master of all trades who ran the well-loved Omata grocery store.

Police drive school message

Police are on the look out for traffic offences near Taranaki schools.

New rescue vehicle for lifeguards

Donations from a trust allow the Opunake Surf Life Saving Club to upgrade.

Jail threat after drinking conviction

Woman reportedly said she intended to stay drunk until her next court appearance.

'Let's ask the community'

Mayor Andrew Judd is noncommital on extending the Festival of Lights.

Competing in dad's memory

A much-loved father and workmate will be remembered at this year's Iron Maori in Hawera.

Sellers ditch online auction sites

State housing plan set

New rescue vehicle for lifeguards

Donations from a trust allow the Opunake Surf Life Saving Club to upgrade.

Winter edges McLean for senior strokeplay title

Fitzroy player is this year's Taranaki women's senior strokeplay golf champion after rounds of 74 and 72 at Manaia.

Mixed weekend for Boniface

Taranaki karter completes tough weekend at Auckland City of Sails event in factory-backed Nordica Sodi kart.

All work and no play for How

Taranaki head south with high hopes

Life couldn't be much sweeter for Dion Ebrahim

He is the man with the widest smile in all of Taranaki. Dion Ebrahim's world is humming along very nicely.

RBNZ opens door to rate cut

The bank held interest rates steady today but says the next move may be "either up or down" .

Cheaper fixed home loans on the horizon

Borrowers can expect even cheaper loans after the Reserve Bank raises the possibility of a cut to its key rate.

VMob says directors wrongly tarred

NZ online spending leaps in December

Cheers to $500k from beer fans

Brewer Yeastie Boys raised $500,000 in less than 30 minutes after launching a crowdfunding campaign.

Sexualised threats a real low

It's appalling how a Taranaki columnist was targeted after she mocked a Federated Farmers official.

My home, my castle

The Sensible Sentencing Trust is pressing for "home invasion" to be established as a specific offence with a mandatory 10-year minimum jail term.

Garner: Issue is safer roads, not foreigners

Good news and bad

Watchdog asleep at switch

The FMA's strategic risk outlook lists seven priorities that directs the authority's work in licensing, supervision, compliance and enforcement.

Goodbye Hyundai i45 - welcome back Sonata

Hyundai new new seventh-generation medium-sized sedan was once the Sonata and then i45, but is now Sonata again.

What he does with the shadows

Australian Raymond Crowe has adults and children spellbound by his shadow puppet show.

Making sparks fly

Hyundai hints at future ute

Soprano's thank you to fans

New Plymouth's soprano Bryony Williams will give a special one-off concert to thank her many Taranaki supporters and fans.


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Tech tips to enrich a blind person

Gene Gibson loves technology - it's a vital part of his daily life.

Teddies with a mission

Tireless campaigner against child abuse Carolyn Cragg is the Taranaki Star's Central Taranaki person of the Year for 2014.

Toy library seeks books

Taranaki Toy Library is seeking donations for its secondhand book market for children.

Stretching out to help charities

Now people can stretch out for a good cause.

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