Crash near Tauranga Harbour Bridge

There has been a vehicle collision on Te Awanui Drive near the Tauranga Bridge Marina. Police report that there are no injuries. Police also report... Read More

Vehicle rolls in Welcome Bay

A vehicle has rolled in Welcome Bay. Police received a report of a vehicle rolling at the intersection of Welcome Bay Rd and Rocky Cutting Rd about... Read More

Husqvarna rider Yearbury extends winning run

      It has be a quite magnificent season of motorcycle racing for Waikato's Dylan Yearbury.   The 25-year-old Cambridge... Read More

Covid-19: One new case in NZ today

There is one new case of COVID-19 to report in managed isolation in New Zealand today. There are no new community cases. Today’s new case is... Read More

New Zealand vs West Indies, 2020: 2nd T20 ahead

  This afternoon the Blackcaps take on the West Indies at Bay Oval in the second game of the three-match T20 International series.   New... Read More

Tasman and Hawkes‘ Bay secured Mitre 10 silverware

Tasman and Hawkes' Bay have secured the 2020 Mitre 10 Cup silverware with two contrasting finals finishing the provincial rugby season. Tasman claimed... Read More

Single vehicle crash on Peketahi bridge

A vehicle has crashed near Taneatua. The single vehicle crash occurred on the Peketahi bridge south of Rewatu Rd near Taneatua on State Highway 2. Police... Read More

Greerton opener belts back to back centuries

Eves Realty Greerton opening batsman Tom MacRury belted his second Baywide century in eight days, to continue his teams unbeaten Bay of Plenty Cup run... Read More

Crash in Papamoa

There has been a single vehicle crash in Papamoa. Police were notified of a single vehicle collision on Wairakei Ave at 10.08am. "The car mounted... Read More

Covid update here and around the globe

  School attendance dropped during the nationwide lockdown for obvious reasons.   It is less clear why, as New Zealand returned to relative-normal,... Read More

New hospitality worker support service launches

  The Restaurant Association of New Zealand has launched a new worker support service named Tautoko Hāpai Ō.   The new service will ensure... Read More

What‘s on - Cricket, Oropi country market and art

Good morning and welcome to Sunday. Kia ora. Kia ngahau me o whanau me o hoa. There will be cloud increasing during the day. Rain and northwesterlies... Read More

Support for farmers beefed up ahead of La Niña

Further funding for feed support services and new animal welfare coordinators will help farmers who continue to feel the effects of an extended drought,... Read More

Three lucky Lotto players win $333,333

  Three Lotto players from Auckland and Gisborne will be ending the month on a high after each winning $333,333 with Lotto First Division in... Read More

BOP rescue organisations tired of being abused

  Volunteers at Bay of Plenty animal rescues are facing verbal abuse and harassment which makes the work they do even harder.   ARRC Wildlife... Read More