4:22 PM Two tourists had a shaky start to their holiday when their rental van rolled on the way to Rotorua.
A missing seven-year-old boy has shown up at school safe and sound.
Twenty firefighters and five crews spent the morning battling a house fire in Whakatane.
The 34-year-old woman injured in a crash in King Country last week has died in hospital.
Waikato Stadium is to be renamed FMG Stadium Waikato.
City councillors support the creation of ratepayer-owned company to manage water.
4:38 PM Dave Haskell is "no bloody skipper", but he paddled out to a boat and worked out the controls to get to one of two men overboard.
4:28 PM Business owners wait on resource consent for own premises.
3:53 PM The national franchise and chain United Sweets of New Zealand has been placed into liquidation owing thousands.
The gap between rich and poor is growing. According to Sir James Wallace, it's the rich people's fault.
3:59 PM Five players will make their Counties Manukau debuts in the side's first pre-season hit out of the year against Taranaki in Otorohanga on Saturday.
3:24 PM Having conquered New Zealand five times, Hamilton Muay Thai fighter Melody Downs is heading to the world championships with a bigger title on her mind.
OPINION: Do we really need religion to teach children what is right and wrong?
OPINION: Waikato Tainui are finally making the dream of the first two Maori kings a reality.
Rock, blues, theatre and kung fu - here are this week's top five picks.
Hamilton kids are ditching their bikes in favour of a car ride to school, and it's causing traffic headaches across the city.