OPINION: Should relics of the past be allowed to determine our future?
People often find good news difficult to believe, preferring to believe the bad.
OPINION: I wore the same pair of trousers to work for a year - and no-one noticed.
OPINION: Farming pioneers would turn in their graves if they could hear some of the derogatory comments.
OPINION: Our country is not immune from the winds of trouble blowing through the world.
Sometimes the best advice you can give your children is not to listen to you, but to themselves, writes Matt Rilkoff.
OPINION: Winnie is our very own Kiwi manifestation of the Trump and Brexit phenomena.
Several weeks ago a call was made to establish a rāhui (ritual prohibition) over the Taranaki coast.
OPINION: Dear Rachel Stewart, Horizons Regional Council's One Plan is a courageous and precedent-setting response to how pollution from farms into waterways is managed.
Seeing a UFO ain't all it's cracked up to be.
Humans are funny, when we've lost something we always go back to the same place we've checked already.
Barrie Smith remembers why he's glad for his vaccinations.
"Restore Human Dignity. Fight Human trafficking"
Editorial: Celebrating that police will attend all burglaries? Don't forget the opportunity cost.
Matt Rilkoff reflects on why, in terms of important birthdays, 40 wouldn't even make the top five.
OPINION: I have reached an age and a stage where I simply will not accept an invoice for services I have not received.
OPINION: To my shame I was confronted with another example of my almost complete ignorance on a slice of New Zealand history, this time with respect to the Vietnam War.
OPINION: New Plymouth's water use is unsustainable and there's no simple fix.
Golf is part of the equation but it's not the answer.
Opinion: Danny Willett and me are pommy gits, and that's perfectly acceptable, apparently.
OPINION: Merge Taranaki's four councils? No way, says Barrie Smith.
OPINION: Rejoice, the season of Avoplenty is finally upon us after months of misery.
Interest free loans have other benefits outside of making education affordable.
As unbelievable as it may sound there are actually more people trapped in slavery today than at any other time in human history.
EDITORIAL: If an apology is needed to get public access back, then an apology should be given.
Review: It's a secret that puts everyone in the stink.
OPINION: I once worked with a guy who'd been directly involved in 11 deaths.
OPINION: Why you're lucky, but thoughtless.
Natural gas production is the key to the economic success enjoyed in Taranaki.
When being smart is saying goodbye to your smart phone.