There are no rules councils have to follow when deciding if a dog gets put down.
Crosses were erected outside the office of Hamilton West MP Tim Macindoe as part of a silent vigil.
A doctor who pioneered cardiology services at Waikato Hospital has retired.
A Waikato DHB worker has been sacked for not complying with the board's flu jab policy.
A Hamilton walkway has been cordoned off by police after an alleged sexual assault.
More than $4k was raised to help a Taupiri toddler battling an aggressive brain tumour.
1 min ago High school shooters from all over the North Island will converge on the Putaruru Gun Club in August.
16 min ago Family hospitalised with carbon monoxide poisoning from charcoal barbecue.
A last ditch proposal to halt the sale of land underneath Hamilton's Riverlea Theatre has been abandoned.
Matamata's McKay family had a great day out at Ruakaka on Saturday.
The chase for the title is still on for Hamilton Wanderers.
8:23 AM OPINION: When I read in the Waikato Times recently James Croot’s review of the movie Still Life (DVD of the Week), which he described as ‘‘emotionally powerful drama’’ and a ‘‘minor masterpiece’’, I heartily concurred. But when he criticised the ending ...
OPINION: Sunday morning's epic match at Ellis Park was one I was half convinced the All Blacks would lose. A venue where our record is poor, a team selected on the grounds of rotation and the perceived need to blood new players ahead of the all important world cup and the fact that the old foes were smarting after a classic defeat-from-the-jaws-of-victory encounter with Australia the week before all counted against us.
Hamilton film fans will be booking the best part of a month off work with the international film festival about to hit town again.
Rock, blues, theatre and kung fu - here are this week's top five picks.