But the battle to build a cafe at the Blue Spring near Putaruru continues.
4:10 PM Three stolen carloads of youngsters may be behind a ram raid and armed robbery.
4:47 PM Police are seeking help after an aggravated robbery at a dairy.
4:01 PM The house on Clarkin Road was badly damaged after a car allegedly driven by Che Cooper crashed into it.
3:55 PM Police alleged burglar fooled motel staff into letting him have access to couple's room.
Loss of historic maple tree like 'losing an elderly grandmother' for couple.
Chinese New Year contributed to the record 381,100 visitors who arrived in January.
Emergency housing in Waikato motels is costing taxpayers thousands.
Overseas visitors expecting pristine countryside are being put off by NZ's pollution.
Lots of distressed and dead eels and fish were seen after Hamilton firm's chemical spill.
Worked-up farmers petition regional council over plan to clean up the region's waterways.
AB de Villiers may have played a big part in the Proteas' two wins, but he hasn't yet got out of hand.
NZ's bowling attacks so far against the Proteas have been unusually spin-heavy, and that's set to continue.
With two rounds to play in Waikato Valley's Champions Trophy competition, Cambridge are sitting pretty.
Hamilton's Lake Domain could host extra playing space.
Honours even after two testing days of red-ball cricket in Whangarei.
OPINION: The visual arts are in good health and Hamilton has again showcased a selection of the best, writes Peter Dornauf.
OPINION: Narelle Henson couldn't support the Love Humanities day this week – you see, the humanities have let her down.
Opinion: Waikato writer, film-maker Claire Ashton gives readers an insight into New Zealand's movie industry.
OPINION: Squash club's loss was the film society's win when Richard Swainson switched "codes" 30 years ago.
OBITUARY: Renowned jersey cow breeder Don Ferguson from Otorohanga could count Queen Elizabeth II as a friend.
Loss of historic maple tree was like 'losing an elderly grandmother' for couple.
Sewing and mending are coming back in fashion, as the repair movement gains momentum.
The well-heeled headed to the Hamilton Gardens for a day of fashion, fun, and fine food.
This was not merely a couple of local girls earning a buck busking at a festival, writes Sam Edwards.
A mixed bag this weekend, even bargain-hunting artsy people! This is your Top 5.
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