Years ago they called the surf lifeguard Mr Goodie. But after 38 years on the beach, most just call him granddad.
Two motorcyclists who died in a crash with a tanker north of Tokoroa did not know each other.
An interactive steel structure is planned for Hamilton's Ferrybank precinct.
A refrigerator truck full of frozen chips has overturned blocking part of a Waikato highway.
Their father gave his life to save others at Tangiwai - NZ's worst ever rail disaster.
The body of a 60-year-old local man has been found on Papamoa beach in Tauranga.
7 min ago More than a dozen plaques have been targeted for scrap.
6:33 PM Prime Minister Bill English speaks to members of the Waikato Chamber of Commerce and the Hamilton Central Business Association.
How a kid from a small NZ city came to lead a 300-year-old insurance giant in Europe's finance capital.
Hosting large scale events has boosted Taupo's economy to the tune of $32.7 million over the last twelve months.
Reserve Bank senior adviser has won an international economics award.
Burgers and flat whites off the menu as KFC, Pizza Hutt, Carl's Jr and Starbucks hit by strikes.
Paeroa factory's bottling days are behind it, but the pipes that once carried the famous water remain.
So often one of their stars, James Lowe has been identified as underperforming for the Chiefs, so will come from the bench against the Sunwolves.
Four WaiBop Premiership teams will find themselves up against northern league opposition in round one of the Chatham Cup.
Marsh says Travis chances too close to call.
Jockeys escape serious injury after nasty race fall.
Japan international and Chiefs loose forward Michael Leitch set for switch to Sunwolves in 2019.
OPINION: Any man who claims he has not suffered from the effects of the female menstrual cycle is either genuinely celibate or has not been married long enough, Tom O'Connor writes.
OPINION: Financial impact of weather event yet to be felt.
OPINION: Honesty, transparency and fairness are paramount when it comes to matters that strike at the heart of democracy and public confidence, Peter Dornauf writes.
OPINION: Hamilton is expanding, stretching and you only need to try to take a quick trip across town to realise the city’s roads are not coping, writes Max Christoffersen.
OPINION: When immigrants are no threat to our own jobs, we don't have a problem with them, writes Narelle Henson.
Moving from conservative Ireland 30 years ago, Celtic Kitchen's Meg Daly loves Hamilton and wouldn't live anywhere else.
If you're looking for the best butter chicken spot, this is your place.
Waikato students reflect on Anzac Day commemorations.
Reverend delivers sobering dawn service message as politicians rattle their sabres.
Morrinsville people turn out to pay tribute to those who died in major conflicts.
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