Lincoln’s newly named Sportsperson of the Year, Sam Bosworth, is looking forward to a busy summer after moving into the top level of his sport.
Easier access to Hamilton’s central city area is just a few weeks away as Hamilton City Council prepares to launch free parking before 9am and after 3pm.
Fonterra’s GM Transport and Logistics Barry McColl has been named Road Risk Manager of the Year at the Australasian Fleet Safety Awards.
Today’s announcement of a Government operating surplus is the result of the hard work of many Kiwi businesses and workers, who will be asking themselves if they are receiving their fair share of growth in the economy, Grant Robertson Labour Finance Spokesperson said.
The winter temperatures aren’t quite over but this Friday, Wellington Police will be jumping at the opportunity to encourage safer boating this summer.
New Zealand First will breathe new life into regional New Zealand by shifting government departments into regional centres throughout the country.
"This is another key part of New Zealand First’s regional policy," says New Zealand First Leader and Northland MP Rt Hon Winston Peters.
New Wellington Mayor Justin Lester has signalled major changes to how Wellington City Council will operate, with a new committee structure designed to give Councillors more input into decision-making and open up more spending decisions to public oversight.
Junior doctors who are members of the New Zealand Resident Doctors’ Association (RDA) will go on strike from 7am on 18 October until 7am on 20 October.
New data revealing just 18 affordable homes have been built and sold to first home buyers in Auckland’s Special Housing Areas show National’s flagship housing policy has failed and Labour’s comprehensive housing plan is needed, says Leader of the Opposition Andrew Little.
An estimated 1,800 people were diagnosed with cancer in July. In the same month, generous New Zealanders ensured approximately the same number of people will get to experience a transformational Look Good Feel Better workshop during their treatment.
Social Development Minister Anne Tolley says more low income families will be able to access low and no-interest loans, as the Community Finance partnership is rolled out to additional areas across the country.
New Zealanders’ health is being put at risk by a chemical in commonly used weedkillers that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) doesn’t even require companies to publicly disclose is in its compounds, the Green Party said today.
The Government is right to make adjustments to our immigration system in response to high numbers causing housing and infrastructure pressures.
Education Minister Hekia Parata this afternoon welcomed a historic school bus onto the grounds of Parliament.
"This is a replica of a Ford Model T bus, used for New Zealand’s first ever school bus service that began in Piopio in 1924," says Ms Parata.
With Wellington City Council significantly investing in the future of the Basin Reserve, the Basin Reserve Trust is pleased to unveil a new logo and website (basinreserve.co.nz). The Trust felt that the time was right to start showcasing the ground as it moves into a new era.
More than 140 deaf athletes will converge on Hamilton on Labour Weekend for the NZ Deaf Games 2016.
A 43 year-old man has died following a fatal shooting at a rural property in Mohaka, near Wairoa this morning.
Police and ambulance were called to the address just before 11am after receiving reports that somebody had been shot.
New head coach David Kidwell has selected his first NZ Kiwis team, including seven changes from side that faced Australia in the Downer Trans-Tasman Test in May.
The starting line-up includes two players making their debuts for New Zealand, Solomone Kata and Jordan Rapana.
A veterinary scientist with an international reputation for her teaching, research and academic leadership will be the next vice-chancellor of Massey University.
Intergen’s CEO, Simon Bright has been named a finalist in the Business category in this year’s Wellingtonian of the Year awards. Winners will be named at The Wellys awards evening at Te Papa on Thursday 10 November 2016.