Sitting opposite Lance Girling-Butcher in a cosy room of his home of 36 years I can see him, but he can't see me.
OPINION: Apartment living could just be the most Kiwi thing you ever do.
Kiwi surfer beats Australian Isabella Nichols for her first win in WSL qualifying series since 2008.
Busy weekend for the law in Taranaki - and we're only halfway through.
Taranaki iwi upset with lack of consultation from Government during oil and gas debate.
It's all been going on in Taranaki this long weekend.
The surf pumped all day, allowing all 11 divisions to take place before the final hooter sounded after the sun set.
Former barber has no regrets moving from salon to building site.
He was so keen to help his son do burnouts, he was prepared to break the law.
Gardening nudist recommends using protection when working with sharp objects.
New Plymouth District Council has adopted the annual report for the 2017/18 financial year, including members' pay rises.
The flying was easy. The hardest part was getting in and out of the plane for this spritely 100-year-old.
Businesswoman says she's not lucky: "It's about slogging your guts out for years."
He downed beers and then decided to drive. It ended in near disaster.
Taranaki's garden stars are shining brighter than ever.
People will flock to Taranaki for the annual garden festivals.
International agency warns ban on new oil permits will damage New Zealand's reputation for investment.
A South Taranaki town is about to get a huge dose of colour
Scotland coach says 'it would nice of Wayne Pivac' to release Kiwi forward, 'but it's not going to happen'.
Abuser hangs head in shame as details of assault read out in court.
He pulled some impressive bodyboarding moves, but his mates were more in awe of his zest for life.
The last long weekend before Christmas looks set to have good - but not great - weather.
The Taranaki Male Choir will present a concert on Friday night as part of Welsh Hymn Festival.
A workshop on Foetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder hopes to help people understand it
Instagram has brought some new people into embroidery - and they're young, too.
Releasing iwi info could have detrimental impact on mana of clients, says Oranga Tamariki.
On and off the field Taranaki Rugby has had a year to forget.
A wind farm that was first mooted a decade ago set to finally be built.
Tony Parr is a harbour master and Navy veteran, and he wants to pass on his safety knowledge to boaties overseas.
OPINION: It's been a tough year to be a rugby fan in Taranaki. Even tougher to be a player.