Transgender research gets funding

Jaimie Veale researches transgender health in the psychology department at the University of Waikato.

12:00 PM  Overseas research has uncovered notable health inequalities for transgender people, but little research has been conducted in New Zealand.

Winning ticket seller ecstatic video

Thames Four Square owner Sukhpal Singh was a happy chap on Sunday morning.

Four Square owner Sukhpal Singh could not be happier after selling a $27 million Powerball ticket.

Mystery bang jolts Tauranga

MetService says the loud bang was probably thunder, but not all locals are convinced.

Was it a thunderclap, or something else? Residents are divided over the loud noise that woke them at 3am on Sunday.

How to spend $27m in Thames

All the windows look out on the sea from this multi-million dollar home in Whangamata.

You could buy a lot of property with that cash. But how about an air hangar, and a plane to put in it?

Tourists' $160m health bill

District health boards spent about $160 million treating patients ineligible for public healthcare between 2013 and 2016.

Sick and injured overseas visitors are putting the squeeze on health board budgets.

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Taupo Times

Taupo features in explosive new book

Becoming a bestselling children's book author and an award-winning biotechnologist was not the easiest of career paths ...

The lake became a cauldron. Steam exploded from different sites, crashing boulders splashing and hissing as they fell into the water. The great mountain rumbled before it tore itself apart, its peak disappearing as Ruapehu spewed the Earth's molten innards into the sky.

Cheal buys ISPS Consulting Engineers

Cheal director Phil Battersby

Three staff with structural engineering expertise have joined the Cheal's Taupo office.

South Waikato News

Tokoroa pensioners call for council action

Tokoroa pensioners Cyril Raynel and Sam Kennedy among thousands of leaves from a large oak tree which block the ...

Tokoroa pensioners feel unheard by the South Waikato District Council when it comes to maintenance at their homes.

Rotary racer turns heads at first attempt

Putaruru rotary racer Brendan McGovern with his 1974 Datsun 1200.

It may have been his first time racing but that didn't stop a Putaruru man from a podium finish in the New Zealand Rotary Racing Enthusiasts Series.

Ruapehu Press

Snow and rain cause slips

Slips on Parapara rd SH4, continue to cause disruption.

More slips continue to cause havoc on Parapara rd in Raetihi.

Police Briefs

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Rotorua Review

Phantom fans won't want to Mis out

Operatunity's Karl Perigo is cast in From Phantom to Les Mis.

Operatunity's Daytime Concert series returns with a cast of veteran musical performers performing hit songs from the likes of Les Miserables.

Steam power taking Maori kai global

Reni Gargiulo and Kiwi Kai founder Chris Poipoi are cooking up plans for a food empire.

Chis Poipoi aims to go global on steam power - steam pudding power.

Piako Post

Making effluent storage look easy

Anton Meier is smiling because he has the answer to making effluent storage compliant.

Anton Meier heard how European farmers store effluent and water, now he ihas imported the idea into New Zealand and dairy farmers are loving it.

Four-year term for Government needed

Former National MP John Luxton, during a recent visit to Cambridge in the Waikato, hopes families will take time to ...

Former National MP reckons Winston Peters 'holds the cards' to next election.

North Waikato News

Deli queen celebrates 30 years

Celeste Cheetham enjoys making the deli foods look good in the cabinet.

Celeste Cheetham has celebrated her 30th year with Countdown and is currently working at the Huntly store as service deli manager.

Health needs met with second shuttle

North Waikato Transport Trust transport co-ordinator Sheryl Batt, left, and volunteer Nicole Burmester with the two shuttles.

The North Waikato Transport Trust will be able to take residents to GP appointments in Huntly now it has a second shuttle.

Matamata Chronicle

Matamata Intermediate big fundraisers

Grace Muter, Sidney Clow, Jordan Park, William Hanlon and Breea Price with World Vision Schools Partnership manager ...

Matamata Intermediate

Making effluent storage look easy

Anton Meier is smiling because he has the answer to making effluent storage compliant.

Anton Meier heard how European farmers store effluent and water, now he ihas imported the idea into New Zealand and dairy farmers are loving it.

Hamilton Press

Work underway for new canoe racing home

Canoe Racing CEO Mark Weatherall

Canoe racing high performance athletes will transition to their new headquarters in Cambridge starting pre-Christmas.

Giant climb a mental challenge

Emily Webb is climbing Mt Kilimanjaro in September so has upped her training at Fastlane Fitness.

Emily Webb will be crying happy tears when she conquers Mount Kilimanjaro for mental health.

Franklin County News

Patrolling the streets to keep community safe

Rosemary Mills, left,  Graham Mills and Janet Wallington, from Pukekohe Community Patrol.

A long-serving volunteer group which keeps an watchful eye on the Pukekohe community is apart of Z's Good in the Hood scheme.

New pathway for Te Marama Hou Ministries Trust

Ken Reid, Desna Baker, Grace Van Den Brink at the Hamilton Estate community garden.

A small but hard-working Waiuku community group is in the running for a slice of funding in Z's Good in the Hood scheme.

Cambridge Edition

Work underway for new canoe racing home

Canoe Racing CEO Mark Weatherall

Canoe racing high performance athletes will transition to their new headquarters in Cambridge starting pre-Christmas.

Making effluent storage look easy

Anton Meier is smiling because he has the answer to making effluent storage compliant.

Anton Meier heard how European farmers store effluent and water, now he ihas imported the idea into New Zealand and dairy farmers are loving it.

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