Super kids to the rescue

Carnival promises something for all ages

Costumes, Crossfit, bouncy castles and game designing will help Waikato kids of all ages celebrate Children's Day.
super kids

River plan causes waves

Getting Hamilton to embrace the Waikato River will cost city ratepayers upwards of $4.75 million over 10 years.

Trapped forestry worker dies

11:32am A person has died after becoming trapped under a digger on a Port Waikato forestry site.

Sports bar takeover opposition

A proposed tenancy change in a Five Crossroads pub has fired up the local community.

Council eyes wheelie bins

Hamilton ponders $2.8 million wheelie-bin roll-out.

Principals marked for bonus pay

A Waikato high school is one of five in New Zealand to get a bonus to attract the right leader.

Who owns mystery barge?

Sought: the owner of a large metal barge found unmanned and floating on the Waikato River.

Matamata crash victim named

The young man who died after two cars collided near Matamata has been named.

Lotto winner comes forward

Top talent to perform best of Beethoven

2015 - The Year of the Godwit

Keith Woodley is a man who knows a thing or two about one of the Miranda's most celebrated travellers.

Sand mountain gives way to petrol station

The pile of sand on Kahikatea Dr is about to make way for a petrol station.

Manuka trial has eye on the money

Manuka plantations could be a viable money earner for marginal Waikato hill country.

New airline 'totally different'

Development stalls

Digging through Purple Patch

A new manager is breathing some life into well-known Hamilton store Purple Patch.

Sport
Chiefs  |  Magic  |  School Sport  |  Racing

Video review helps Pettaway's Parker preparation

If you got a look at Jason Pettaway's computer search history, there would be a lot of YouTube and plenty of Joseph Parker on the list.

Father and son aim to pull off cup double

The Bull family will look to add the Auckland Cup to the New Zealand Cup at Ellerslie tomorrow.

St Paul's get one back on Kaipaki

NZ success no accident

Chiefs teach the Crusaders a lesson

The Chiefs ran inĀ five tries to thump the Crusaders 40-16 at Waikato Stadium.

Should we pay lobbyists?

A thorough Government review of the extent of political lobbying with public funding is long overdue.

Peters always entertaining

New Zealand First leader Winston Peters disclosed on Waitangi Day he was considering running for the vacant Northland seat at the by-election on March 28.

Close funding loopholes

Online vileness is modern sport

Blunder will cost NZ

Helped by the Kiwi dollar's decline against the greenback, the US becoming a major export market.

Bentley's EXP 10 concept coupe

Bentley may add fifth model to its lineup - the EXP 10.

Lamborghini tweaks Aventador

Lamborghini is set to reveal an 'SV' spec version of its range-topping Aventador.

Lexus reveals Mini rival

Protecting the public?

Maybach unveils S600 Pullman

The limited-edition limo that will cost at least NZ$1 million in armored form.

Life & Style
People  |  Food  |  Arts  |  Fashion

Shedmen hankering for more room

Planning has started to relocate the Hamilton Men's Shed, with backers wanting to focus on providing learning opportunities for the city's retiring baby boomers.

Top five things to do this weekend

Rugby, RVs, the Rev and a rail trail - here's what you can look forward to this weekend.

City needs to 'step up'

Good cast battle through the cliches

Musical craft a labour of love

Cambridge's Rodney Stedall has just completed a special order for a seven-string classical guitar commissioned by the New Zealand Guitar Quartet.

'Selfish' Shorty star parks in disabled space

Shortland Street star Ben Mitchell has been labelled selfish for parking in a disabled parking space.

Britney Spears loses hair-piece on stage

Oops, Britney Spears has lost a piece of her, or rather her hair, during a recent performance.

X Factor: Ridicule and rejection

Big bucks for Fifty Shades sequels

First glimpse of Keisha Castle-Hughes in Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones fans have had their first glimpse of Kiwi actress Keisha Castle-Hughes in her new role.

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