Petrol prices hit 18-month high

The cost of filling the car is climbing steadily towards pre-Covid levels, with 91 octane hitting its highest price in 18 months. The latest weekly... Read More

Log and beef exports at record $6 billion

Record prices for logs and beef have pushed up overall exports to a record $6 billion in the year to June. That's a 17 per cent or $871 million... Read More

Career connecting at Canvas Careers Expo

  Whether you’re looking for a new career, or you have a son or daughter grappling with their career options, the Canvas Careers Expo is... Read More

Reserve Bank Governor to speak at public meeting

The current state and future projections for our economy will come under the spotlight this Friday when Reserve Bank Governor Adrian Orr presents at... Read More

BOP iwi and NZ scientists sign marine agreement

A Bay of Plenty iwi collective is working with five national research institutes to collectively develop a large scale $20 million multi-year funding... Read More

What‘s on - markets, museums and art

Good morning and welcome to Sunday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a cloudy day with... Read More

Ten days sick leave for employees delivered

Legislation doubling employees’ minimum sick leave entitlement to ten days comes into effect today, bringing benefits to both businesses and employees,... Read More

Trailblazing women share their insights

They are the women who have truly made a difference – be it in their community, in New Zealand or on the world stage. Each year the Women of Influence... Read More

What‘s on - Zinefest, museums, art

Good morning and welcome to Saturday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting a mainly fine... Read More

Emma’s king of the road

  “Nobody is worthless, everyone is worth something.”   That’s the advice Emma Hall gives to anyone who feels like giving... Read More

Measuring what is important to the community

  Toi Eastern Bay of Plenty Economic Development Agency is proud that the Eastern Bay region is one of the strongest in the country and, now has... Read More

Northport expanding without Ports of Auckland move

  Whangārei’s port is preparing to expand, to cater for more containers and maintenance of large ships.   Northport will apply for... Read More

Sirens and evacuation at Fraser Cove

7.30pm Update: A false alarm activation has been found to be the cause of a siren sounding at Fraser Cove Shopping Centre this evening. Fire and Emergency... Read More

Good night‘s sleep with green kiwifruit

A study examining the effects of green kiwifruit on sleep quality and the sleep-wake cycle in healthy males has been awarded funding of $31,800 over... Read More

What‘s on - Budo, dotterels, museums

Good morning and welcome to Sunday. Ko te ra tenei i hanga e te Ariki. Ka koa tatou, ka koa hoki ki reira. MetService are forecasting cloudy periods today... Read More