Who will be mayor?

There will be 11 lumpy throats leaning over the cereal bowl this morning as candidates for Tauranga’s mayoralty prepare themselves for the verdict... Read More

Voting numbers still down

Slightly more people in the Western Bay of Plenty district have returned their ballot papers compared to their Tauranga City counterparts. As of Wednesday... Read More

Standing up for environment

New Zealanders are being urged to stand up for the environment and do their bit to protect their rivers and lakes for swimming as time runs out to vote... Read More

Received your voting papers yet?

By now ballot papers for this year’s local body elections should have started to appear in letterboxes across the Coromandel. If you’re eligible... Read More

Getting inside candidates' heads

If you want to get inside the heads of your prospective Tauranga City and Regional Councillors then come along to the “Meet the Candidates”... Read More

BOPDHB voting starts Friday

Voting papers for this year’s BOPDHB Board elections will start appearing in letterboxes around the region from Friday. Seven positions will be... Read More

Thinking about election signs

The election signs for the local government elections will pop up about the city this weekend, but there’s only one candidate campaigning on what... Read More

Matt’s challenge to mayoral candidates

City councillor Matt Cowley is challenging Tauranga’s 10 mayoral candidates to stop campaigning on singular issues and start focussing on the bigger... Read More

Election 2016 candidates' list

Nominations are closed and the names are in. The next local body elections will be held in October 2016. File photo. Voters will be electing 11 representatives... Read More

Make sure you have your say

Bay of Plenty Registrars of Electors Lesley Christophers is working hard to make sure voters in the region get to have their say come voting time for local... Read More

Mayoral hopeful: Puts his hand up

It would be fair to say Tauranga local Greg Brownless has never been shy to put his hand up to help others. The businessman/funeral director/ international... Read More

TECT trustee nominations open

People are being encourgaed to put forward their nominatons for TECT trustees. The Tauranga Energy Consumer Trust is administered by six trustees, with... Read More

Four way mayoral race

Four people have confirmed they are standing for the Tauranga mayoralty in the local body elections, which are eight months away. Deputy mayor Kelvin Clout,... Read More

Quality cuisine to be tasted and seen

It’s all about quality cuisine made by quality New Zealand suppliers at the Seriously Good Food Show at ASB Arena, Baypark, this month. Foodies enjoy... Read More

Kelcy’s high hopes

Perseverance and a ‘never say die attitude’ are the key attributes an athlete needs in their sporting arsenal. Kelcy Ballantyne can attest... Read More