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Did aliens torch historic theatre?

World War I townspeople had an ill-founded theory about who started fire that ripped through heart of city.

Crash on overbridge

A woman has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after a car crash in New Plymouth.

Moa bone sale pulled

Trade Me has pulled an online moa bone auction while it works out where the fossils were collected.

Stratford's up for Shenanigans

Sweet sounds of summer will be enjoyed by hundreds next week.

Council Facebook fakes

Fake Facebook pages are beginning to cause a stir in the New Plymouth district by-election.

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.

Group aims to unite artists

More light shed on model railway

Eltham realises skate park dream

Eltham's youth have a new $100,000 hangout space - the town's skate park.

Family grateful for Christmas gifts

A teddy bear has been bestowed with the name of Stratford's mayor.

Tech tips to enrich a blind person

Teddies with a mission

Flick opens up its spot market power pricing

A former Hawera High School head boy is making waves in the electricity market, co-founding a company that aims to do things differently.

Womad photos: day one

tdn womad strap Taranaki Daily News photographers Charlotte Curd and Andy Jackson caught all the action at the first day of Womad 2014.

From the Archives - Where the boats came in

From the Archives - Where the boats came in

A history of heavy hauls

The way we were

Pirate helps out with eye problems

OPSM has released a story book to help diagnose eye problems in children from an early age.

All the fun of the science fair

science The 2014 Taranaki Science & Technology Fair was held in New Plymouth this week. Sam Boon took his video camera along.

Townie banker mucks in

TSB Bank managing director Kevin Murphy swapped his business suit for overalls and gumboots and headed to a cowshed yesterday.

Test fever hits Taranaki

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Team Taranaki win convincingly at home

Team Taranaki striker Josh Herlihy showed his reputation on scoring goals is warranted when he blasted a hat trick to propel his team to a comfortable 6-0 win over bottom of the table Levin in a Western Premiership football game in New Plymouth on Saturday.

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