Six new faces for Horizons Regional Council

- Source Six new councillors will join Horizons Regional Council, according provisional election results. They are Sam Ferguson, Emma Clarke, John Turkington, Fiona Gordon, Weston Kirton and Allan...

You Can Now Have Your Wedding At Macca’s For $600

McDonald’s Apple Pie cake, babe? According to, the average cost of a Kiwi wedding is a staggering $35,000. And let’s face it: that’s a...

Why Whanganui should win NZ’s most beautiful town and cities award

SUPPLIED/ Whanganui's community spirit and civic pride are big ticks in its favour according to judges. Think of New Zealand's best looking towns and cities and what springs to...

NZTA committed to re-instating SH4 (Parapara’s)

Mayor Don Cameron said that the NZ Transport Agency (NZTA) who have responsibility for the State Highway network have confirmed that they are committed to fixing SH4...

Taupō measles warning

-Source Another confirmed case of measles in Taupō has Toi Te Ora Public Health urging people in the area to be vigilant for signs and symptoms of...

Hunt for Tama Rawhiti ends in arrest

Police have now arrested Tama Michael Rawhiti after a patrol car was stolen at gunpoint during a breath alcohol checkpoint in Ohakune last Saturday night. - TVNZ   Police have...

Taupō and Turangi Library School Holiday Programme

Little Potters workshops, movies, dinosaur hunts, puppet making, story-time and more! Get the kids ready for another action-packed holiday programme at Taupō District Libraries and Taupō Museum. All...
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