Reg, 91, having time of his life

Skydiving, gliding, flying and cycling

Cambridge's Reg Rye has skydived from 4500 metres in Taupo, taken a glider flight in Matamata and has now become the oldest rider on the Avantidrome's books.
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Trio flee police

A trio who allegedly fled police at high speed and then crashed are lucky to be alive, police say.

Murals deter tagging, graffiti

	 Jeremy Shirley, mural In a battle fought with paint brushes and spray cans, an artist's colourful creations appear to be winning over the city's youth.

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.

Crash driver accused in court

Glenview man charged with driving drunk and causing the death of a 21-year-old woman.

'I pushed my fist in and didn't move'

A boy who impaled himself on his scooter was lucky Wilbur Brown was on the job.

Drug charges upheld

drugs Man labelled a P cook in one of Waikato's biggest busts fails to have his conviction overturned.

Fire near Eureka

Fire services from the Hamilton district are working to bring a farm blaze under control tonight.

Get screened for bowel-cancer

Couple reeling after $100k heist


Kimbra and 'Electric Lady'

Hamilton-born pop star Kimbra is set to co-headline Auckland's Vector Arena with Janelle Monae.

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

Retallick likely to get green light

Brodie Retallick Chiefs two-metre lock Brodie Retallick is confident he will be cleared to play for the Chiefs against the Crusaders.

Langman first to reach milestone

Laura Langman will become the first player in the trans-Tasman league to play 100 games.

Coach back where it started

Canoe Racing heads to Waikato

Sam Cane

Cane is ready for action

Sam Cane knows he has a long rugby season ahead of him, but he also knows the competition is breathing down his neck.

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.

Grieving boy's tourist driver petition

Sean Roberts Government to look at driving tests for tourists following a petition from a 9-year-old boy after his dad was killed in smash.

Unregistered sellers convicted

Four people operating unregistered vehicle sales businesses have been prosecuted in the past month.

200 new speed cameras

Flyover design 'incoherent'

Tired driver

Staying alive over Easter

There's plenty you can do to reduce the accident odds and keep yourself alive on the roads this Easter aside from just obeying the road rules.

Life & Style
Food  |  Fashion  |  People  |  Arts

One perfect Sunday in Hamilton

Perfect Sunday in Hamilton Nicola Inglis has great fun imagining a perfect way to spend an autumn Sunday in Hamilton.

Aaron Brunet is cooking with gas

The transformation of former MasterChef winner Aaron Brunet from IT consultant to fulltime foodie is complete.

Caffiend: Joe's Garage

Top five things to do this weekend

blue springs

11 Waikato walking tracks to do

Operation Spring was a bona fide failure.

Young 'suffering dementia'

AC/DC AC/DC’s Malcolm Young is seriously ill and will not perform live again, a former label mate says.

Family flock to ill Columbus

The family of terminally ill music legend Ray Columbus will be at his side for Easter.

Miley Cyrus hospitalised

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Lorde splits winning prize

More success for Lorde as she wins the Taite Music Prize for Pure Heroine - and splits winnings.

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