A star-studded line up has been announced for the next Taupo Summer Concert with Icehouse, Alan Parsons Live Project and Bonnie Tyler set to bring their unmistakeable hits as part of a three date national tour.
Prime Minister John Key was talking about a $20 departure tax to fund regional tourism pressures at a recent visit to Taupo.
If you are having trouble finding accommodation through Work and Income head to your representatives office, MP for Taupo Louise Upston said.
Volunteer firefighters in Turangi have attended more house fires than larger career brigades Station Officer Jayel Ham said.
More than 600 pesky trees will be felled and poisoned on Mount Tauhara to rid the mountain of the noxious weed.
Affordable homes are possible if sections are sold cheaper, Taupo builders say.
Fifteen multi-million dollar Historic Formula One Cars will race in Taupo next year.
With the fun of the rugby sevens and big audiences, darts proves lucrative for a NZ business.
June 20 will be the last day campers are welcome at Reid's Farm this winter, but the site will remain open for day visits.
Rotorua woman and animal rights activist is lobbying to the government by petition to get a animal policing system put in place.
A cancer patient's last wish of having a special hat has led to hundreds more being made for others suffering from the deadly disease.
Prisoners at Tongariro Prison have supported Turangi Bullyproof by restoring a recovered bike and donating it to the organisation on Pink Shirt Day during anti-bullying week.
An advocate for maori health is finalizing the last stages of a clinic that will benefit Maori in Mangakino.
Getting Turangi humming again is driving Tangonui Kingi to put his hat in the ring and stand as Turangi-Tongariro ward councillor this election.
The nights are getting longer and colder and there is a definite chill in the air.
Bike Taupo's funding request for new underpass approved.
There has been a fiery addition to Bruce McLaren Motorsport Park's growing collection of memorabilia
If you get lost in a good book then the SPCA Taupo Annual Book Fair will be like a labryinth.
Insights into this Chinese market can be gleaned at the pub.
An commitment to send an additional 1000 tourists a year from Taupo's sister city Suzhou could mean a million dollar cash injection each visit Mayor David Trewavas says.
Taupo's Wyatt Chase hopes the hard work he has done to prepare for his latest European adventure will be enough to get the job done at the European 125cc Championships.
Taupo man builds rocking horse for the children of mental health patients at Taupo Hospital.
June is the month for Secondary School Chamber Music competitions and the Big Sing.
Taupo 24-year-old one of five New Zealanders to receive cultural change maker Youth Award.
Former Taupo racehorse to showcase life as a sporthorse during Equidays Beyond the Barriers New Zealand challenge.
Taupo's derby divas are ready to rumble this weekend for their first bout of the season this Saturday.
Organisers of the Taupo march to honour Moko Rangitoheriri, and the 200 plus victims of child abuse, on June 27 have said violent behaviour will not be tolerated on the day.
Six months after the crash that killed Turangi's Orlando Bell the driver of the car appeared in Taupo District Court.