WMO Day, March 23, 2017

Weather Eye with John Maunder The World Meteorological Organization WMO), is the successor of the International Meteorological Organization (IMO) more

From a Boomer’s perspective

Bill's Rabbits With Bill Faulkner You may remember me! I used to contribute a weekly column telling some of what really went on at City Hall. more

Living the dream with music

Spotlight on... with Janne GuitarGirl  I first met Waylon McPherson a couple of years ago when I had problem with my PA system. He more

Talking about the future

Simon Bridges National MP So many positive things are going on here in Tauranga and the wider Bay of Plenty. Last week more


Boat capsizes near Thames

UPDATED 1.52PM: Two people are reported to be in the water after a boat capsized in near Thames. The Rescue more

Posted at 13:30pm Tuesday 28 Mar

Karangahake Gorge re-opens

UPDATED 5PM: Both lanes in the Karangahake Gorge are now open, after being reduced to one lane since about more

Posted at 11:31am Tuesday 28 Mar


Opinion Poll

Should schools change their policy to appease one student?

Yes, students have a right to stand up for what they believe in.
No, the student, and parents, agrees to the policy when they decide to go to that school.

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