Candidates asking voters not to back them among the gripes.
Hamilton really city councillors should chat with their counterparts in other areas that have dealt with water-supply issues.
OPINION: The new look City Council has lurched to the right but, like America's Tea Party, they still don't have a majority, writes Paul Barlow.
Mayor Julie's coffee club a select bunch
The mayor was spotted at SkyCity with a few old, and new friends yesterday.
Crystal Beavis was the only new member to be elected onto the district health board.
OPINION: Ray Stark proved he can buy an election and failed to prove voters wanted significant change.
The horse trading is already under way to find a new chairman for the Waikato Regional Council.
Otorohanga's new mayor is ruling out any "exorbitant changes" to the running of council.
After a six-year absence, David Trewavas has returned to Taupo District Council, this time with the top job.
Hamiltonians should expect fluoridated water back soon with 70 per cent of votes supporting its return.
Glenn Leach is promising more financial prudence as remains Thames-Coromandel mayor.
New Waipa District Mayor Jim Mylchreest's win on Saturday took him almost by surprise.
A bullish Allan Sanson wasn't surprised by the margin of his Waikato District mayoralty win.
After 12 years away from council, newly re-elected Hamilton councillor Garry Mallett is confident.
Julie Hardaker has become the first Hamilton mayor re-elected to office by voters in almost two decades.
Anti-fluoride campaigners were dealt a triple blow at Saturday's local body elections.
Phillip Yeung is best known for his worth with city ethnic groups.
How your local council is shaping up.
Three former mayors are among the big winners in the battle for seats on the Waikato Regional Council.
Incumbent deputy mayor Jan Barnes claimed the top job on Matamata-Piako District Council in convincing fashion.
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