Better call Saul: Gable Tostee's Kiwi lawyer labels courtroom verdict drama the craziest thing...

he last 90 minutes of dramatic courtroom theatre before Saul Holt QC's client Gable Tostee learned his fate was something the veteran lawyer says he has never experienced before...

More cell coverage for rural Whanganui

Another sector of Whanganui's rural community has got better cellphone cover now that a new tower has gone up in Upkongaro, on SH4 north of the city,...

Facebook Add New Feature That Everyone Else Already Has

Facebook, you're like the uncool Dad of social media with this... Snapchat has dominated with it's instant photos and stories, helping people share their lives with friends and...

Gable Tostee NOT GUILTY: secret life and chequered past revealed

Gable Tostee - acquitted yesterday of the murder or manslaughter of Kiwi Warriena Wright - was a skilful forger, had committed crimes while "heavily intoxicated" in the...

Halloween activities and events in the Central North Island

Taupo Halloween in Town Centre When: 30 October 2016 Ticket Information: Admission: Free Where/Location: Taupo Town Centre, main pedestrian areas, Taupo Restrictions: None Website: Visit Website Phone: 07 377 0104 Contact Person: julie@towncentretaupo.co.nz Dig...

Manuaute Street Beautification projects winning finalists

A struggle to pick six winners for the Manuaute St Beautification project left Ruapehu Youth Council no choice but to choose seven. Youth liaison officer Samantha Arthur-Curtis said...

ANNOUNCED: Caramel-Filled M&Ms coming soon!

For the first time in 75 years, M&M’s is introducing a caramel-filled version of its candy. M&M’s Caramel will hit shelves in May 2017 and is slated to...

New rules for Lake Taupo users

New rules for boaties are being considered by Taupo's Harbourmaster in a bid to make the water safer. A draft of the Lake Taupo Navigation Safety Bylaw has...

'Bye Bye Sky' online streaming service taking over Sky and Netflix – But is...

A streaming service provider marketed as "Bye Bye Sky" and a "Netflix killer" is selling fast in New Zealand, despite an internet piracy expert's warnings that it...

Waiouru's new loo wins top award

Waiouru's public toilet has won the 'Best Loo' category in the Keep NZ Beautiful Awards for 2016 held in Auckland over the weekend. Ruapehu Council Spokesperson Margaret Hawthorne...