World famous small town $150k job close to being filled

It was reported in November that Taumarunui's Forgotten World Adventures was having trouble finding someone to become their new general manager, despite the position offering over $150,000....

The Taihape A&P show: Your details here.

We've been a little bit confused here at Ski what is happening at this years Taihape A&P show. After joking about it on air a bit we...

Leaky town pool baffles council

The troublesome Taumarunui Town Pool is still not open for summer but the Ruapehu District Council is hopeful it will be before the end of the month....

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...

Taupō Bungy wedding couple​ ​tie​ ​the​ ​knot​ then​ ​take​ ​the​ ​plunge

This Wellington couple took the plunge into marriage seriously. Lenadeen Nikora and Aden Waikari recited their vows on Taupō Bungy's 47-metre high platform then tied themselves together...

Popular Whanganui swim spot gets spruce-up

Mosquito Point has received a "spruce-up" courtesy of the Horizons Regional Council in time for what is set to be a great summer swimming season. Last summer Horizons...

Driver trapped in Central Plateau crash

A truck driver is trapped after an early morning crash north of Ohakune. A rescue helicopter was on its way to the scene, near the Tohunga Junction, where...

Wednesday absolute last day to mail packages for Christmas

Christmas time = absolute mayhem for the posties. It's advised that anyone who is sending Christmas gifts to get them sent by Wednesday. New Zealand Post chief...

Good news on Taupo’s algae problem!

Taupō holidaymakers are heading straight to the water now that health warnings have been lifted. The toxic algal blooms previously found growing in near the shore have...

Raetihi chooses woman as their (not so secret) Santa!

Raetihi's Santa Claus this year was a much loved woman who works at the Nancy Winter Childcare Centre. Aroha Williams, mother-of-two was an energetic Santa who danced, hugged...