Urzila Carlson's tour hits Wanganui!

Funny gal Urzila Carlson is bringing her 'Studies Have Shown' tour to Wanganui! Guaranteed to make you giggle, it's a perfect night out (If you are 16...

Take care on the roads this summer!

Drive to the conditions and visit Ruapehu safely over the holiday period is the message from Ruapehu District Council's Land Transport Team. Manager Warren Furner said that the...

Tina and friends win $30 million in the Lotto Powerball

The winners of Saturday's $30 million Lotto jackpot are 10 "dental professionals" from all round New Zealand. The 10 women, aged in their 50s and 60s, each got...

The quiz night you’ve been waiting for…

Get yourselves registered for the 'So you think you're famous' quiz night 7th July at the Ruapehu rugby and sports club! There are prizes for the best dressed...

Taupō-based rescue helicopter could be scrapped under new proposal

A proposal to withdraw two of the North Island's helicopter bases is being slammed as "life-threatening" by community leaders. Both Taupō and Rotorua are not included in the...

Whanganui’s new app lets you dob in drivers pinching disability parks

If you are tempted to sneak in to the disabled spot while you do a quick bit of shopping or pay a bill — think again. A new...
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WHAT YOU MISSED: The Leaders debate.

If you missed the debate and wanted to give it a watch... here it is! Here is how the internet has been reacting to the debate: Hosking: Bill, why...

Damaged houses burgled in National Park

The tornado damaged houses in National Park are being targeted by thieves. Senior Constable Conrad Smith said they were making inquiries into two break-ins. On April 26 police received...

Taupō house goes up in flames

Keith Aldridge wasn't long out of bed when he smelt smoke in his kitchen about 11am on Wednesday. The gravity of his situation didn't hit him until...

Ohakune in the lead to host Richie McCaw

Ohakune is in the lead to get Richie McCaw to visit their town and host the ultimate game of touch rugby. New Zealand towns are racing to become...