Local powerlifter snatches the silverware

Local powerlifter Ben Holmes will soon test his strength at the GPC NZ Powerlifting Nationals. For now though, he’s on a high after snatching some...

Pursuit ends in Pukekohe

A stolen vehicle was seen by Police in Hamilton around 1pm today 10 April 2018, where the driver refused to stop for Police. This led...

Onewhero Fire Siren retires

The siren at the Onewhero Fire Station has been silent recently, but not because there have been no call outs. The siren, an eighty year old...

Waikato Regional Council under fire

WEAK and pathetic is how one Tuakau resident described the action taken by Waikato Regional Council (WRC) over the continued non-compliance and unlawful activity identified...

50 years since Wahine disaster

Tuesday 10 April 2018 marks 50 years since the tragic Wahine Disaster. The Lyttelton-Wellington ferry went down in Wellington Harbour. The boat hit the Barrett...

Karioitahi callouts for rescue chopper

On Sunday 8 April 2018 at 3:40pm, W2 crew were tasked to Karioitahi Beach to assist a female patient in her 20s who was paragliding...

News

Local powerlifter snatches the silverware

Local powerlifter Ben Holmes will soon test his strength at the GPC NZ Powerlifting Nationals. For now though, he’s on a high after snatching some...

Pursuit ends in Pukekohe

A stolen vehicle was seen by Police in Hamilton around 1pm today 10 April 2018, where the driver refused to stop for Police. This led...

‘Spec Saver’ Moments

We’ve all had those moments. You know the ones. When you are left wishing that the earth would open up around you, and swallow your...

Hunt raises funds for Surf Lifesavers

Kids and adults alike took to the clifftops of Castaways for their Easter Egg Hunt. The hunt raised funds for Kariaotahi Surf Life Saving Club....

Opinion

‘Spec Saver’ Moments

We’ve all had those moments. You know the ones. When you are left wishing that the earth would open up...

Patience – Pain

Patience is an interesting word, so often found in various places in the Bible, and Strongs has a little list...

Letter: Easter Kindness

Thank you to the two beautiful ladies who gave me and my daughter their Peter Rabbit movie tickets on Easter...

Yana’s Yarn – 10 April 2018

Thanks to Facebook memories I can see (when I choose) what happened on each day since I joined the social...