"It was like a rock concert but with Dutch cheese," a motorist said about Saturday's traffic jam at Hamilton Gardens.
A 22-year-old man will appear in court on Monday charged with murder.
Traffic will be flowing again following a crash on the Waikato Expressway about 1.30pm.
Lots of people - some who arrived on buses - were turned away after tickets sold fast.
Refusing to teach colonial history is not only racist, it's unprofessional and a breach of government policy, say university lecturers.
What could Story Place could look like, if it was opened up as a town centre space?
A new adult entertainment bar hopes to make hay from Taupō's many stag night visitors.
Animals are on State Highway 1 and vet called in after stock truck rolls.
Fatal Tūroa ski field road bus crash shows we need regional rescue choppers in areas like Taupō, mayors say.
Ahead of Prince Harry's visit to Rotorua next month Christina Gardiner remembers the excitement - and concern - when his grandmother, Queen Elizabeth II, visited in 1954.
Described as a potential leader, the soldier also admitted a drunken indecent assault.
Children speaking te reo at school motivates grandparents to learn the language too.
The Matamata-Piako district is the amoung the last six districts to go smokefree in parks.