Festival has seafood in the bag

Scallop festival celebrates 10 years

The Whitianga Scallop Festival will be serving up about 100,000 scallops in many delicious ways.
Whitianga Scallop Festival

Woman admits theft

A Hamilton woman befriended an elderly man in order to steal his eftpos card, racking up nearly $90k.

Young boxer bounces back

Jarrod Banks A serious hand injury has tainted a rising Hamilton boxer's year but he isn't giving up.

Grand expansion plans

Hamilton-based app designer MEA Mobile has incredible expansion plans.

Wet weather heads south

Auckland, Gisborne and northern Hawkes Bay are in for heavy rain as storm system moves south.

Vets warn of deadly virus

Dog owners are being urged to protect man's best friend as vets see a wave of Parvovirus in Taumarunui.

'Appalling behaviour'

effluent A Morrinsville farming company boss allegedly offered regional council inspectors kickbacks.

Quality for discussion

The management of freshwater in Waikato will be discussed by a panel of experts at a public meeting tomorrow.

What was the big bang?

Silence the killer - teen suicide

Shoshana Sachi

The write stuff to study at UCLA

Shoshana Sachi is the first New Zealander to be accepted into a prestigious screenwriting course in Los Angeles.

Agent's conduct 'unsatisfactory'

House, real estate, sold, mortgage, property market A real estate disciplinary tribunal has released its finding on a controversial Tamahere house deal.

You get precisely what you aim for

There's a well-known adage in life that is meant to guide us toward meaningful success.

Hog's Breath, Wiltshire Roast building for sale

New owners for historic hotel

Rodney Macfarlane

Grand expansion plans

Hamilton-based app designer MEA Mobile has incredible expansion plans.

Sport
Chiefs  |  Magic  |  School Sport  |  Racing

AFC Fury finish season unbeaten

AFC Fury Champions AFC Fury ended their campaign undefeated, but the race for second place is still on.

Key Cog in cotton wool

Sam Cane has been left increasingly frustrated by a lack of rugby this season.

Radford wins bronze at Pan Pacs

Stallions spooked by Bulls rush

Joe Webber

Waikato back on track after win

Waikato got their campaign back on course with an ugly but gutsy win on Saturday night.

Are electoral laws working?

Bill english Deputy Prime Minister Bill English had plenty to say about the Government's accomplishments last month.

Why is it so hard to shake the weight?

A broken ankle led to Paul Barlow's weight ballooning. He has struggled mentally and physically to overcome it.

Freedom has its limits

Tough work to take heartland seats

key cunliffe

Digesting the debate

The first leaders' debate didn't result in a knockout but Labour's David Cunliffe generally has been credited with winning on points against a curiously lacklustre prime minister.

Rockers headlining MX-5 reveal

Duran Duran and a Mazda MX-5. Long-time rockers Duran Duran confirmed to spearhead this week's launch of Mazda's all-new 2016 MX-5 sports car.

Dodge Challenger dragster

When it comes to drag racing in the US, Dodge and Mopar go hand-in-hand.

Know when to hold 'em

Corvette sinkhole to go

Ian Callum's Jaguar Mark 2.

Personal Jaguar statement

Jaguar's design director unveils a special makeover project.

Life & Style
People  |  Food  |  Arts  |  Fashion

Dear Hamilton...

Mark Houlahan In honour of the city’s 150th birthday, the Waikato Times asked famous sons and daughters to write a letter.

Retreat a 'safe harbour'

A guest at the Bryant Retreat for Women once said that it was like going home to nana's. She was pretty much bang on.

New Mavis has things in order

Vintage reads: The Name of the Rose

Great NZ Food Show

It's show time

A flood of foodies are expected to descend on Hamilton next weekend for the city's first Great NZ Food Show.

Billy Connolly 'stronger than ever'

Billy Connolly Billy Connolly may have both prostate cancer and Parkinson's disease, but his wife says he couldn't be doing better.

Toyboys, wombs and court battles

Madonna's toyboy, Jennifer Aniston's womb and Mariah Carey's looming custody battle dominate this week's gossip mags.

Watch: Katy Perry, age 17

Downton to get steamy

Jennifer Lawrence

Backlash over J-Law nude photos

He boasted about publishing leaked images of Jennifer Lawrence. Then the backlash began.

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