REVEALED: Trade Me’s most popular listings of 2020

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Trade Me has announced what its top listings were last year, in 2020.  Unsurprisingly, there's one repeating theme: COVID-19 Trade Me spokesperson Millie Silvester revealed the Top 10...

Mt Ruapehu Update

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Shaking and Movement under Mt Ruapehu is now at a “moderate to strong” level despite a cooling of the crater lake. The Volcanic Alert Level was raised to...

COVID-19: Air New Zealand crew member who tested positive visited six Auckland shops

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If you've travelled to Auckland recently, you might want to read on... It has been revealed that an Air New Zealand crew member who later tested positive for...

What happened to Ohakune’s Carrot Car?

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If you've been to the Ohakune Carrot Park recently, you'd know something is missing from the vegetable medley; The Carrot Car. It's vanished without a trace. We sought answers....

Voting fraud in the NZ Bird of the Year contest

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"It's rigged! The votes are rigged!" Turns out that claim was true for the New Zealand's Bird of the Year competition, which has found itself in a voting...

Taupo Emergency Department ‘swamped’

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Lakes District Health Board has issued a warning about the capacity at the Taupō emergency department, saying it has been “swamped” in recent weeks. In a press statement,...

Overnight closures ahead for Desert Road

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Two weeks of overnight closures are ahead for the Desert Road on State Highway 1 as maintenance crews complete resurfacing work. The closures begin from Sunday, November 15...

Whanganui wins ‘Most Beautiful Small City’ award

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It's official! Whanganui is New Zealand's 'Most Beautiful Small City' after scoring the title in the Keep New Zealand Beautiful Awards. The awards, facilitated by the Keep New...

Surf lifeguards preparing for ‘busiest’ summer

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Surf lifeguards in Whanganui and around the country are preparing themselves for what could be the busiest lifesaving season on record as New Zealanders face a summer...

Mt Ruapehu Cancels Extended Ski Season

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It was good while it lasted. Unfortunately due to recent warm nights and lack of snow, Mt Ruapehu is shutting despite plans for an extended season. Turoa hoped to...