Pukekawa's Natasha Galvin will open for Jamie McDell in her concert in Hamilton on Friday.

Shy girl's brave stage show

Natasha Galvin even suprised herself when she managed to step on stage and sing in front of a crowd.

'Wrong' to cut funding


Regional council told in no uncertain terms it should continue funding possum control for at least another year.

Charges over flat fire

Two Tauranga men have been arrested in relation to a fire that started in a flat on Monday.

Top French award for Jack

Cambridge-born John Moore ‘Jack’ Morris MBE awarded the French Legion of Honour.

Thames case widens video

Investigation shows shots appeared to have been fired in early hours of morning.

Where can the tourists stay?

Cambridge i-SITE chief executive concerned about accommodation shortage.

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Frankton tyres bound for Taupo and Waihi

Old car tyres stockpiled at a Frankton property in Hamilton.

12 min ago  Up to 150,000 old tyres abandoned at a Frankton depot are being trucked somewhere in Waihi and Taupo.

Billboard targets Hamilton city leaders

A Hamilton city councillor has erected a billboard accusing city leaders of reneging on their election promises.

Cambridge's Watson family commemorate two of their own

Waikato principals go on "road trip" to Christchurch


Billboard targets Hamilton city leaders

Hamilton City councillor Andrew King has erected a billboard accusing the council of "broken promises".

A Hamilton city councillor has erected a billboard accusing city leaders of reneging on their election promises.

Sign business ticking along

A group of Waiuku College students are hoping their street sign clocks will be a hit when they are launched this weekend.

Video Ezy's New Zealand franchisor has been placed into liquidation.

Video Ezy boss heads to New Zealand

Video Ezy's Aussie boss will be in New Zealand for the next three days.


Midlands women make top four


Midlands women qualified for the top four playoffs at the national under-21 hockey championships in Wellington.

College rugby has sensational start gallery

COMAG Matamata College 1st XV started their season with a 36 – 10 win against Hillcrest High School 1st XV on the weekend.

Injured captain Casey Kopua will sit alongside coach Julie Fitzgerald for the Magic's match against the Steel.

Injured Casey Kopua still sidelined after Magic's bye

Magic coach Julie Fitzgerald rules star defender out for at least another week.


In defence of duck-shooting


OPINION: Over the past weekend, an estimated 40,000 people were out in the swamps and wetlands for the opening of the duck-shooting season and I was one of them.

Celebrate Orson Welles on his 100th

OPINION: Growing up, while contemporaries indulged every ghastly musical trend of the moment, my attention was on the movie stars of yesteryear.

A vigil held before Bali Nine duo Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran were executed on Wednesday.

Bali Nine, mercy and the drug trade

OPINION: Justice is a harsh thing sometimes. Never is it harsher than when crime meets the ultimate punishment, as it did this week in Indonesia.

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Review: University orchestra warms up winter

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What: Winter Concert

Pilates takes woman to ultra marathons

One Cambridge woman knows more about reforming her health and fitness levels than most.

Te Kowhai resident Amanda Schaake with her daughter, Georgia. Schaake is a lead on Neighbourly.co.nz and has worked tirelessly to keep her community connected.

Neighbourly keeps community connected

Gone are the days of signing up to a local club as a means of getting involved in the community.

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