We're hard-core royal fans

In favour of retaining Queen

The royal visit Visit may have restored our faith in the monarchy.
Prince William and Kate

Gridlock after storm

5:00am Motorists stuck in gridlock on region's roads in aftermath of bad weather as holidaymakers make up lost time.

Shock as roof ripped from house

5:00am A Matamata couple watched in horror as the roof of their house was ripped off.

Hospital bug prompts warning

5:00am A gastro-bug has struck around 10 Waikato Hospital staff over the past week.

Man threatened to blow up police

5:00am A heartbroken Hamilton engineer who threatened to blow himself and several police officers up with a homemade bomb has avoided jail.

Police actions 'justified'

5:00am Hamilton police have been cleared of any wrongdoing relating to the death of Adam Palmer while in their custody.

Jail term for night predator

Court A Hamilton man who drove the streets at night looking for vulnerable women has been jailed for rape.

New circuit plans for roundabout

One of the most poignant reminders of Hamilton's V8 street circuit will be erased following an upgrade to the city's Norton roundabout.

Aim to make Hamilton 'age-friendly'

Tyre thieves 'gutless'

Jenny Stent

Teacher pays school tribute

She has watched the school roll double and experienced a lightning strike outside her classroom.

Garden waste company liquidated

Chasing money A Hamilton garden waste disposal company has gone into liquidation.

Rototuna expansion booming

Retail development in Rototuna is well under way with yesterday's opening of a new McDonald's.

Job scammer jailed

Passenger downturn hits airport's profit

	 Old Les Mills gym

Plan for new 'Barton St Lane'

The old Les Mills gym on Victoria St will be demolished to make room for a new retail development.

Chiefs  |  Magic  |  School Sport  |  Racing

Perfect chance to break away

Liam Messam A win against the Crusaders would give the Chiefs the jump on the rest of the New Zealand Conference.

Gold or home for track team

There can be no confusion as to the goals of New Zealand's track cyclists at the Commonwealth Games.

Taurua helping out Caymans

Magic desperate for action

Tanerau Latimer

Latimer puts team first

When Tanerau Latimer celebrated his 100th Super Rugby game five weeks ago it was more about the team in his eyes.

Bittersweet memories of A&P show

Alpacas, Waikato Winter Show Paul Barlow remembers as a kid going to the Waikato Winter Show - we'd travel over from Pirongia.

Wake-up call mortally disturbing

I've always found about 2am to 3am a bad time to wake up at night.

Here comes the film-maker

Abusing voters' trust can be fatal

Bill english

Fiddling with the figures

Prime Minister John Key, in a recent speech foreshadowing his government's sixth budget, credited Finance Minister Bill English with doing a great job of steering the country through the recession, the global financial crisis and the aftermath of the Canterbury earthquakes.

Making road trips with kids OK

DVDs in the car How do you make your holiday road trip as safe, comfortable and kid-friendly as possible?

Focus provides Falcon hint

Revised styling on popular sedan provides a hint at how final Ford Falcon will look.

Mercedes drops Benz

Driving caution urged

Special 50th anniversary Ford Mustang coupe pays tribute to 1964 original.

Ford unveils tribute Mustang

Special Ford Mustang coupe pays tribute to 1964 original.

Life & Style
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Top five things to do

Chiefs Looking for something to do over the long weekend? We have a handful of idea that may interest you.

Creativity on Waikato's peripheries

Hamilton people will have to do a bit of driving to get to two big art events this weekend, but it will be worth it.

One perfect Sunday in Hamilton

Caffiend: Joe's Garage

blue springs

11 Waikato walking tracks to do

Operation Spring was a bona fide failure.

A record celebration

Roger Liddle International Record Store Day is a chance to visit independent record stores and celebrate vinyl.

Easter funeral for Peaches Geldof

Peaches Geldof will be laid to rest on Easter Sunday, according to reports.

Please put your clothes on

The Chuck D of Palestinian rap

Amie Bentall

Kiwi short film heads to Cannes

A 15-minute movie made by an NZ pair will screen at the prestigious Cannes International Film Festival.

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