Come and have your say today about Mount streets

  Tauranga City Council’s project team is asking the local community to come and have a say today on the ‘Innovating streets at the... Read More

One dead after motorcycle crash in Waihi

Police have confirmed that one person has died following a serious crash in Waihi today. The single-vehicle crash involving a motorcycle on Landlyst... Read More

Snow expected in the week ahead

The MetService advises that an active front, preceded by strong northwesterlies is expected to move northeast over the South Island during Tuesday, then... Read More

Don’t dump your dog

  Don’t dump your dog is the request from Rescue, Revive, Rehome’s Rowan Elliott.   A small chocolate Labrador puppy left abandoned... Read More

Eagle search for driver who rammed speed camera

  Police are searching for the driver of a ute who rammed it into a speed camera vehicle and a police car near Karingaroa Forest this morning. “At... Read More

Seasonal worker was family‘s ’right hand man'

Five days before he was due to return home to his wife and daughter in Samoa, 36-year-old seasonal worker Vaetasi Selesele Asiata died in a vehicle crash... Read More

Another $10m investment in innovating streets

An additional $10.1 million funding for the Innovating Streets for People pilot has been announced to make towns and cities more people friendly. The... Read More

On the hunt for Crumpy’s bush-bashing ute

The hunt is on for two iconic utes that were stars of arguably the most beloved advertising campaign ever in New Zealand, Barry Crump’s 1980’s... Read More

Crash on SH2 near Cambridge Rd off-ramp

SunLive readers are reporting that there has been a vehicle crash on SH2 near the Cambridge Rd off-ramp this evening.   Police report that... Read More

Free school buses for Tauranga students continue

Tauranga school students will get another year of free bus use.   The decision to extend the trial has been made at a Bay of Plenty Regional Council... Read More

Car flips near Aongatete on SH2

A car has crashed this evening, rolling near Aongatete. Police received a report about 7.35pm of a car rolling on SH2 near the intersection of SH2 with... Read More

Car rolls near Maungatapu Bridge Sunday afternoon

A car rolled after leaving SH29A near Maungatapu Bridge this afternoon. The two occupants of the car were able to extricate themselves. "Police... Read More

One person died following crash near Sandhurst Dr

10.25pm Update: Police can confirm one person has died following a crash northbound on SH2, Mt Maunganui in the area of the Sandhurst Drive on-ramp and... Read More

Bridge-rescued Lilly the cat is not doing too well

  The owners of Lilly, the cat rescued by Police from the middle of the Tauranga harbour bridge on Saturday afternoon, say she is not doing too... Read More

Pleas for road safety improvements following crash

A car crashing on Saturday night in Arataki has resulted in pleas from residents for greater speed and safety measures to be introduced. The vehicle... Read More