The second kiwi chick of the season to be born at the Rainbow Springs Kiwi Encounter in Rotorua is from Taranaki.
A man found guilty of threatening to smash his former partner's face with a beer bottle has been sentenced to community work.
Penalising NZ production in favour of less carbon efficient farming would make global warming worse, Tim Groser says.
Hundreds of men, women and children have taken to the streets to demand an end to domestic violence.
Former prisoners could next year be renovating rundown and abandoned state houses to sell to first home buyers.
A pair of New Plymouth fashion students will showcase their designs in India in November.
There is little more that can be said of Richie McCaw that has not already been printed, broadcast or televised.
Fulton Hogan unjustifiably sacked worker who claimed he inadvertently ate two hash cupcakes.
Having fished all Taranaki rivers for more than 50 years, I feel qualified to comment on their state.
Wellington's one-time "Mr Big" of the body building scene is now an unlikely poster boy against "juicing".
Sam Rapira is the new New Zealand Boxing Federation light heavyweight champion.
Waitara East School is hosting a Big Bike Fix event.
Katie the kitten had a tough start to life.
German shepherd lovers can share their passion in a new group.
Have you signed up to stop smoking?
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