5:00 AM The decision to offer some of its rooms up as emergency housing helped people when they needed it most, while providing an economic lifeline for the hospitality school too.
Paul Kalin got a text from his daughter inviting him to watch her at work - in a helicopter winching personnel from the sea off New Plymouth.
Three hundred and sixty-five days after delighting a packed Pukekura Park with a thrilling win over Hawke’s Bay, the Taranaki rugby side delivered a damp squib on Sunday with a 13-11 loss to Northland.
Police have made a public appeal for information as they try and solve the homicide of a young Taranaki man.
A new MRI machine has lifted the roof at Taranaki Base Hospital.
A thorough scene examination of a New Plymouth house connected to a homicide investigation launched after the death of Rei Marshall began on Friday.
It’s a case of rinse and repeat for the Taranak Bulls ahead of their opening home match at Pukekura Park on Sunday.
Murray McDowell sports New Plymouth's best known mullet and he’s hoping to ride that notoriety to victory in the race for mayor.
Two of Taranaki’s first term councillors are encouraging other mothers to stand at the upcoming local body elections to create more diversity among elected members.
A man was able to get his granddaughter out of his house just before a fire engulfed the kitchen.
Even an hour-and-a-half before tip-off you could tell the Mountain Airs’ final home game was going to be something special. The car parks were full and the entry line was much, much longer than usual.
With perfect camera timing Barry Durrant captured a blast from the past that won him a major award and ongoing accolades. His 1968 photo “Hats Off at Hole Through” might just be the best photo ever taken in NZ.
There were dozens of milk tankers criss-crossing Taranaki on Thursday afternoon but one of them was carrying something just a little bit different.
Three New Plymouth businesses have been charged with exposing a person to risk or harm following an August 2020 workplace incident.
Low fares are enticing more passengers onto Taranaki buses, with the Waitara route one of the success stories.
Scoring a free seat at Taranaki rugby games is soon to be a thing of the past with a block of residential flats boasting sweeping views of Yarrow Stadium pegged for demolition.
It's easy to see how this NZIA Western Architecture award-winning home in Palmerston North got its name.
Personally, I’m not his biggest fan, but the multimillionaire YouTuber is one of the few things that will keep my 18-month-old still for longer than five minutes.
Opinion: Selling co-governance in a country still grappling with its colonial past might be an up hill battle. But it's a fight worth having.
OPINION: Meet the winner of this year’s coveted “What the Bloody Hell Does That Even Mean?” award for marketing-speak cobblers.
OPINION: For me it was being unable to be in the same room as my new baby, flinching every time someone said congratulations and told me how beautiful he was.
Adam McGrath never prepares a set list, he likes to build a show around the feel of the crowd he’s performing to each night.
When the doors are closed at the Nice Hotel you might find Terry Parkes unwinding in his tropical sanctuary out back.
It's a brave playwright who chooses to set a play in Palmerston North. The city is often being referred to as boring and flat. However, this play is anything but boring or flat.
Kevin Harvey was having a “hell of a job” pushing his wife’s wheelchair up the hills of New Plymouth. So he welded an electric bike to the back.
Built in 1924, this brightly-coloured block has had something of a chequered reputation but now it's home to young families and first time buyers.