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Angry driver knocks down cyclist

  Local cyclist Gerard Eagar was knocked off his bike on Queen’s Birthday Weekend and he is urging the driver who hit him to use their “rage”... Read More

The people project

  Three years ago Amie Marchant wouldn't say 'boo' to a mouse. Now she is performing in school productions, giving speeches to hundreds... Read More

Les travels the road alone

  The Tauranga Mayoral candidate is a broken-hearted man.   Because when Les Wallen and his wife Dell decided to “walk the road together... Read More

Kathy grumps when heavens dump

  Kathy Fathers is “all wound up” and calling in a ten-year-old promise she says was made to her by the Tauranga City Council.   “It’s... Read More

100 years and 1000 lights

  When most of us are rugging up, hunkering down and cranking up the electric blanket, Tauranga’s Waldorf School in Welcome Bay Road is actually... Read More

Raising the hemline

    Waipuna Hospice is challenging people to brave the cold and bare their legs. Individuals, groups, schools and businesses can do the... Read More

Seniors think big

  They have a dream - a mega Centre for Ageing Well in Tauranga.   Age Concern Tauranga has a growing constituency and it wants those people... Read More

Cruising free as the breeze

  He’s done it a million excruciating times since Sunday November 19 – reliving the Taupo fire truck accident that robbed him of the... Read More

Cane and Kane vital to success

  Kiwi sports fans are hoping for a rare triple crown of World Cup titles in 2019 with the cricket, netball and rugby tournaments to be decided... Read More

Move proves tricky

  A local charitable trust is in desperate need of a new home and is feeling shaken by the high market price of rentals in the area.   Breast... Read More