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One hundred and ninety white crosses on display at the South Waikato District Council in honour Tokoroa people who served in World War I.

White crosses in remembrance

An army of white crosses stands proud on South Waikato District Council's front lawn.

'We achieved our goal'

Stop/go signs were set up on Colville Rd over the weekend and road users were asked to donate a gold coin before continuing their journey.

1:54 PM  Stopping motorists for donations is just part of community fundraising, organiser says.

Firefighter camp heats up Putaruru

Car fires, plane crashes and search and rescue missions all part of training camp.

Elderly man hit by car dies

A man has died after being hit by a car while moving stock in the Bay of Plenty.

Phil Rudd enters guilty plea

1:25 PM  AC/DC drummer Phil Rudd pleads guilty to threatening to kill and drugs charges.

Drunk pulled to safety by firemen

"Highly intoxicated" man rescued by eight firemen after gully fall.

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Looking after existing assets key to city's prosperity

Hamilton Mayor Julie Hardaker.

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'Far beyond' fair

16 min ago  OPINION: There is no justification for zero hour contracts, employment lawyer Andrea Twaddle says.

Memorial forest honours Kiwi troops

Man injured in factory accident

Business

Looking after existing assets key to city's prosperity

Hamilton Mayor Julie Hardaker.

4 min ago  Unique ID: 629445230

Truck stop up and running

A new truck stop opened in Te Rapa, Hamilton, this month and more building is to come.

McDonald's workers protest their zero hour contracts in Wellington.

'Far beyond' fair

16 min ago  OPINION: There is no justification for zero hour contracts, employment lawyer Andrea Twaddle says.

Sport

Cruden still clings to faint Rugby World Cup hope

Aaron Cruden gets treatment on his injured knee from Chiefs team doctor in Christchurch on Friday night.

Aaron Cruden still has an outside chance of going to the Rugby World Cup as a late replacement.

Josiah Natzke fifth in EMX125 debut in Italy video

Hamilton 16-year-old Josiah Natzke has finished a respectable fifth in his EMX125 debut in Italy.

Vinnie Colgan riding Silent Achiever to victory in the New Zealand Stakes at Ellerslie last year.

Silent Achiever passes trackwork test in Brisbane

Silent Achiever prepares in Brisbane for Gold Coast race after passing trackwork test.

Opinion

Paul Henry, feminism and Dr Blue

TV3's Paul Henry pictured on the set of the new breakfast show.

OPINION: Yep, this young female agrees with Paul Henry. Modern feminism isn't helping anyone.

It's OK if Hamilton's CBD dies

OPINION: Hamilton's downtown has become a scary place and only a bold vision will fix it.

Nicholas Stevens died after being allowed to leave the Henry Bennett Centre unescorted.

Lessons not learnt at Henry Bennett

OPINION: Nicholas Stevens was not the first person let down by staff at the Henry Bennett Centre.

Life & Style

Remembering New Zealand's fight

George Bridgewater's great grandfather was a medic in WWI.

2:10 PM  As an Olympic medallist, George Bridgewater knows the meaning of hard work but he didn't know if he could have followed in his great grandad's footsteps.

WWI artist's work on display

Sapper Horace Moore-Jones is regarded as one of NZ's most influential wartime artists.

A range of events will be held in the South Waikato this Anzac day.

What's On in the South Waikato

Find out what's happening in the South Waikato this week.

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