Taranaki's first mondayised Anzac Day was a wash out as howling winds and rain lashed the province.
The pedestrian killed in Saturday’s crash had just celebrated 40 years of voluntary work with the fire service.
9:41 AM Widespread rain in the lower North Island has flooded buildings and streets.
Surfboard shaper Cain Aldridge started surfing because someone gave him a board.
An Inglewood man feared missing in Nepal has marked himself "safe" on Facebook.
Five war paintings have been saved after being found during at working-bee at the Stratford RSA.
New Plymouth Boys' High School first XI used their superior speed and fitness to beat Peringa United 3-0 at the school's Webster field last Saturday.
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.
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It's comforting to know that the VW Touareg is moving at its own pace as it keeps up with the times.
The quest for stone was overtaken by the quest for firearms once the whalers arrived.