02052015 Sport Photo Andy Jackson/Fairfax NZ.  Taranaki Premier grade club rugby, Coastal V Inglewood played at the Okato Domain.  Coastal player Thomas Watt removes a dog with a dead rabbit from the field.

Dog interrupts rugby game

A rabbit provide too much temptation for a dog who invaded the pitch at Otako Domain.

Disputed land protest

Ngati Tu hapu member Hori Manuirirangi says the Parininihi Ki Waitotara Incorporation needs to deal with them over the disputed land.

Protest returns Maori land dispute to the spotlight.

Real Tart Gallery facing closure

A community art gallery showcasing Taranaki artists will close unless more funding is found.

Youngsters show how at bird show

Local teen sisters scoop win at a North Taranaki Bird competition.

Court pistol theft still unsolved

A criminal caught with a pistol missing from New Plymouth's courthouse has been jailed but police are no closer to catching the thief.

House for young disabled people

Taranaki trust looks for volunteers to help build a home for young adults needing support.

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Culverden sharemilkers win national dairy title

Justin and Melissa Slattery have been named 2015 New Zealand Sharemilker/Equity Farmers of the Year.

NZ Dairy Industry Awards winners ahead of the game in driving profitability on farms, during a forecast period of low milk payouts.

Nepal expat feels helpless

When New Plymouth man finally reached his sister by phone, she started screaming as another quake hit.

Warm autumn weekend ahead

Gymnastics club stalwart retires


McLean: Chiefs support getting blown away

Beauden Barrett suffered an injury to his right knee in the Hurricanes' thrilling win over the Crusaders.

OPINION: It will take time for promising Taranaki players to filter through to the Chiefs but the better the Canes go the less support will transfer over.

Inglewood survive Coastal's last shot at victory

All eyes were on the goal posts at the Okato Domain as the referee's watch ticked past 80 minutes.

Team Taranaki's Vinnie Sharp runs over Palmerston North Marist player Dan Hamilton during a Federation League football match at the Merrilands Domain in New Plymouth on Sunday. Sharp scored four goals in the 5-0 win.

Sharp on target for Team Taranaki

Four goals from striker Vinnie Sharp help Team Taranaki to a 5-0 win over Palmerston North Marist in New Plymouth on Sunday.


Garner: Are manners sexist?

Wolf whistling is unacceptable, so why should the victims of it need to alter their behaviour instead of the perpetrators?

OPINION: I like holding doors open, to me it's a little sign of good manners. Or sexist. You decide.

Dairy exports v human rights... the cash cow wins.

Selling New Zealand by the pound

OPINION: Our notion of "human rights" seems to depend on whom we're talking to.


Shutter closes on life with the stars

The photo which made both John F. Kennedy Jr. and Dan Farrell famous.

Dan Farrell, photographer, was born on October 31, 1930. He died on April 13, 2015, aged 84.

A Matter of Life and Death

A matter of life and death - Alice King

We're off! A Holden Astra VXR uses a ramp to flip up on to two wheels.

Wobbly start for new Holden hatch video

Wobbly start for Holden's new hatch as Kiwi and Aussie motoring journalists experience driving it on two wheels.

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