|Probe into chopper damage|
A rescue helicopter's crash landing has left a big gap to cover in the Rotorua area and choppers from Hamilton, Tauranga and Taupo will pick up the slack until a backup machine arrives.
© 2014 Stuff.co.nz Mon 5:05am Helicopter crash at Taupo Hospital
A helicopter has crashed at Taupo Hospital shortly after 5pm.Police say they are attending the crash scene.No further details were available.
© 2014 NZ Herald Sat 6:44pm Call for iwi to invest in businesses
Enterprise Great Lake Taupo's new chair Greg Stebbing wants local iwi entities be more direct about their investments.
© 2014 RadioNZ Wed, 9 Apr 6:35am Man arrested for service station robberies
A man has been arrested in Taupo and charged with three aggravated robberies of service stations and 14 burglaries.Taupo police carried out a search warrant at a local residence on Monday resulting in the arrest of a 38-year-old...
© 2014 NZ Herald Tue, 8 Apr 7:35pm Laughing Lycra lads have a run at event record in Taupo trailwalk
Team Cool Runnings are looking to break a record of a different kind at this weekend's Oxfam Trailwalker.The lads from Wellington and Christchurch were the fastest team last year after running the majority of the trail - they had...
© 2014 NZ Herald Sat, 5 Apr 4:25am Hunter plunges 30m down bank
A hunter has been flown to hospital after falling about 30 metres down a bank in the ranges east of Taupo.
© 2014 RadioNZ Fri, 4 Apr 9:35pm 'Ghost bike' reminder of cyclists' danger
The spot where an Auckland cyclist was killed near Taupo a year ago now has its own ghostly marker.Part memorial, part reminder, the white "ghost bike" has been installed on Poihipi Rd at the place where mother-of-two Jane Farrelly,...
© 2014 NZ Herald Thu, 3 Apr 7:15pm Black Sticks claim series win over China
New Zealand have won their two-match international hockey series against China in Taupo, after drawing 1-1 with China tonight.
© 2014 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 1 Apr 8:05pm Man arrested over homeless man's murder
The man police believe killed an Auckland homeless man Maqbool Hussain has been caught in Taupo.
© 2014 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 1 Apr 3:05pm