Shorter working week is ’good for the soul’

Employees who took part in a four-day working week trial said the quality of their lives was immeasurably improved and they still got the job done. Financial services firm Perpetual Guardian trialled the short working week with its 240 employees over...... Read More

Govt needs to help battle syphilis, doctors say

Doctors are urging the government to step up in the fight against sharply rising rates of syphilis - which has taken the lives of two babies. In a letter to the Associate Health Minister Julie Anne Genter, the Royal Australasian College of Physicians...... Read More

Reports of three car crash near 11th Ave

Reports are coming in about a three car crash near 11th Ave. A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news room says ambulance are at the scene. "This is a nose-to-tail crash on the corner of 11th Ave and Cameron Rd." SunLive has contacted police for...... Read More

SunLive’s top news- July 18

SunLive's top news stories: New introductory flight service in BOP Moscow blows away young Tauranga footballers Mount...... Read More

Optical performance comes to the Bay

An optical illusion dance using mirrors and ultraviolet black lights will be coming to the Bay this July through to August. Produced by a local staging organisation The Charitable Stage Company, Moonlight is a modern contemporary styled dance show...... Read More

Man beaten in suspected gang killing

Police have confirmed the man found dead in a suspected gang killing died of a physical assault before his body was found below McLaren Falls Bridge. Speaking at a press conference at Hamilton police station on Wednesday, Detective Inspector Graham Pitkethley...... Read More

McLaren Falls murder: vehicle sightings sought

The public are being asked to provide any information about a light coloured Nissan Terrano, as police continue to investigate the murder of a man whose body was found at McLaren Falls. The investigation into the death of Mitchell Paterson, whose body...... Read More

Moscow blows away young Tauranga footballers

  Tauranga’s young Football for Friendship ambassadors have returned home from Moscow, amazed by their experiences at the global gathering ahead of Russia’s FIFA World Cup.   Jonty Burggraaf and Isla Ganley, both members of...... Read More

Mount app helps ‘drop’ brand new car for charity

Mount Maunganui tech company DROPIT will embark on a New Zealand first this weekend when it drops the retail price of a brand new Suzuki Vitara Turbo to zero at a Vodafone Warriors match. As part of this Sunday’s ‘The Great Vodafone Warriors...... Read More

Stricter rules urged as forestry deaths rise again

The mother of a forestry worker killed in 2013 fears industry deaths are on the rise again and says the campaign to save lives has suffered since union leader Helen Kelly died two years ago. Selina Eruera lost her son, Eramiha Pairama, when he was...... Read More

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