|Four hurt in logging truck collision|
Four people have been injured in a collision between a logging truck and a car this morning.Police said State Highway 5 which runs between Napier and Taupo is currently blocked in both directions after the crash near Te Pohue.Four...
© 2015 NZ Herald Fri 12:45am Artist demands cliff carving royalties
A Maori artist from Taupo is threatening to take tourism operators to court if they don't pay him royalties for visiting a stone sculpture he carved 30 years ago.
© 2015 RadioNZ Thu, 19 Feb 8:45pm Frenchman Brandon Maisano wins first Toyota Racing Series race at Manfeild
Frenchman Brandon Maisano bounced back from his spectacular flip at Taupo by winning the first of the Toyota Racing Series races at Manfeild, Feilding, today.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Sat, 14 Feb 5:15pm Motocross: Chase on target to win another national title
By Andy McGechan, BikesportNZ
Taupo's Cohen Chase is accustomed now to winning motocross titles - he's won plenty over the past few years - but he has yet to crack the No.1 at senior championship level.
It is probably just a matter of time.
© 2015 voxy.co.nz Thu, 12 Feb 9:45am Huka Lodge partners' court case resumes
A multi-million dollar legal dispute involving Taupo's luxurious Huka Lodge is back in court as two former business partners try to settle the case which has been running more than 20 years.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Mon, 9 Feb 12:55am Motorsport: Tough weekend for Conroy
Round 4 of the 2015 Toyota Racing Series at Taupo Motorsport Park this weekend started well for young Invercargill driver Jamie Conroy.
© 2015 voxy.co.nz Sun, 8 Feb 9:56pm Motorsport: Leitch brothers positive for Taupo
Taupo is the next stop for competitors in the 2015 Toyota Racing Series and Invercargill brothers Damon and Brendon Leitch are both looking forward to visiting the central North Island circuit this weekend.
© 2015 voxy.co.nz Sat, 7 Feb 8:16am Conroy looks for more track time at Taupo
Series rookie Jamie Conroy heads to the Taupo Motorsport Park for Round 4 of the 2015 Toyota Racing Series simply keen to get more track time this weekend.
© 2015 voxy.co.nz Sat, 7 Feb 7:45am Dog rescued from drain near Taupo
A happy ending for a fox terrier stuck in a drain near Taupo is being put down to a "stroke of Kiwi ingenuity".The dog was chasing a rabbit yesterday morning when it got stuck three-quarters the way down a 30m drain.Taupo fire...
© 2015 NZ Herald Tue, 3 Feb 8:05pm