|Car rolls near school on Napier-Taupo road, emergency services on way|
Firefighters and police have been called to the scene of a reported car accident on rural State Highway 5 between Napier and Taupo.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 9:15am Dive squad find body of missing Taupo woman
A body has been found in the search for missing woman Barbara Thomson, police say.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz Wed 2:45pm Swarm of hundreds of small quakes near Taupo
A swarm of hundreds of small earthquakes northwest of Turangi is likely to be related to the long term "stretching" of the Taupo Volcanic Zone.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz Wed 11:25am Divers search for missing Taupo woman
Divers have arrived to continue the search for a Taupo pensioner who failed to return home from her daily morning fishing trip.Barbara Thomson, 75, has not been seen since the early hours of yesterday. Police say she regularly...
© 2017 NZ Herald Wed 9:45am Search for Taupo pensioner missing from daily fishing trip
A search is underway for a Taupo pensioner who failed to return home from her daily morning fishing trip.Barbara Thompson, 75, has not been seen since the early hours of this morning. Police say she regularly fishes at the mouth...
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 3:44pm Kayaker rescued from central North Island river in late night rescue
A kayaker has been rescued from a steep central North Island river gully after nearly drowning last night. The kayaker's companion had to revive him using CPR after an excursion on the Tauranga-Taupo River went horribly wrong.The...
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 6:44am Digger crash truckie had never driven in Auckland, court hears
Before Graham Kennett ploughed into an overpass, sprawling a digger across the Southern motorway causing widespread gridlock he checked the load with his eye.The Taupo had also never driven further north than the airport and because...
© 2017 NZ Herald Fri, 17 Feb 5:44pm Aratiatia Rapids drowning: Spills on hold
They are ranked number two on TripAdvisor's list of things to do in Taupo but tourist water releases from the Aratiatia Dam have been put on hold for the time being.That follows the drowning of Rachael Louise De Jong, 21, of Auckland,...
© 2017 NZ Herald Thu, 16 Feb 12:45am