A nine-month-old policewoman has yet to join the force, but she's got a strong grip on her training.
Taranaki has escaped serious damage as wild weather battered the region.
Strict rules around pets are leaving potential rental tenants in a bind.
Potholes in a section of the new multimillion dollar Vickers to City upgrade won't be fixed until end of the year.
Hurricanes out to show they're about more than Dane Coles.
Kiwis are not turning educational achievement into workplace productivity.
Visitors to Taranaki won more than $30,000 after buying a Lotto ticket in Hawera.
More than 90 per cent of people who responded to the South Taranaki District Council's requests for feedback on its proposal to sell a carpark to make way for a supermarket were positive.
A theatrical tale examining the contradictions of current India's mix of tradition and modernity is coming to the stage in Hawera.
Jubilee Park is set to receive a major makeover, with the community pitching in with ideas and funds to complete it.
A truck slid off the road onto the railway line at Stratford in Monday morning.
The sound of the organ-like call of the kokako has been put on hold.
English import Jack Sanderson was able to pick up a hat-trick to help New Plymouth Rangers bag another win.
Work to focus on revitalising Te Reo Maori.
The Coastal Cobras put 30 on the top-ranked Waitara Bears to seal a spot in the Lile Shield final.
Standout tour with the NZ Select team in China could see a promotion for Breakers development player.
Just six years shy of being the world's oldest man with Down Syndrome, May got into the celebratory spirit with family and friends in Taranaki.
While their baton was in safe hands, the New Zealand under-20 women's 4x100m relay team have seen a national record slip through their fingers.
A stoush between a Taranaki landowner and DOC has resulted in the Whitecliffs Walkway being closed to the public.
Len Lye Centre director Simon Rees hoping visitor numbers top 150,000 on its first birthday.
The new face of the Labour Party leadership is small, furry and named Stuart.
Veterans and new recruits march together to mark Soldiers Day in Waitara.
Former police New Plymouth area commander Anne Knox would recommend a career in the service to women.
The 15 empty shops along New Plymouth's Devon St should worry anyone - the CBD is actually growing.
Don't worry Hurricanes fans - you've got this title won.
This week, Stuff relaunches the Faces of Innocents project and introduces a new concept - the Child Victim Toll.
James 'Batman' Langton has been given an unexpected shot in Australia.
New Plymouth Troopers, a leisure marching team for older ladies, is seeking new members.
Chiefs "stoked" to still be in the race as they eye a cracking semifinal against the Hurricanes.
New game craze is getting people off the couch and on to the streets.