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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 

Truck crashes down bank near Taupo on SH1
A truck and trailer unit loaded with timber has gone off the road and down a bank on State Highway 1 near Taupo. 
© 2014 Tue, 8 Apr 8:16am 

Hunter falls off cliff
A man is in hospital with suspected spinal and chest injuries after tumbling about 30m down a bank while hunting.Two men had been flown into the ranges east of Taupo this morning by helicopter to go hunting. While hiking the ground... 
© 2014 NZ Herald Sat, 5 Apr 12:45am 

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 

Man connected to killing of homeless man due in court
A man arrested in connection with the killing of a homeless Auckland man is due to appear in the Rotorua District Court this morning.Taupo Police arrested 28-year-old Justin Vance Turner yesterday.He was wanted for the murder... 
© 2014 NZ Herald Wed, 2 Apr 8:45am 

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 Tue, 1 Apr 8:05pm 

Fugitive wanted over murder captured
A fugitive wanted for the murder of homeless man Maqbool Hussain in Auckland has been captured.Justin Vance Turner, 28, was located by police in Taupo at 12.30pm today.Police were called by members of the public who noticed Turner... 
© 2014 NZ Herald Tue, 1 Apr 2:55pm 

Hockey: Second half pressure pays off for Black Sticks
The Black Sticks women came from behind charge to defeat China in Taupo last night.Down by one goal at halftime, the Black Sticks played a strong second half with two brilliant goals from Sophie Cocks and Jordan Grant sealing the... 
© 2014 NZ Herald Tue, 1 Apr 4:35am 

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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 

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PM marvels at Taupo's Sculpture Garden
John Key has conceded any artistic work is best left to his daughter Stephie, rather than him, as he opened a Taupo sculpture garden. 
© 2014 Fri, 4 Apr 5:36am 

Pink Batts Heartland Championship draw released
The confirmed 2014 draw for the Pink Batts Heartland Championship has been released by New Zealand Rugby today. King Country and Wairarapa Bush get the season underway at Taupoís Owen Delaney Park in Week 1 on 23 August 2014. 
© 2014 Thu, 3 Apr 2:15pm 

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Man arrested over homeless man's murder
The man police believe killed an Auckland homeless man Maqbool Hussain has been caught in Taupo. 
© 2014 Tue, 1 Apr 3:05pm 

Taupo Cycle Challenge announces new mountain bike category
Organisers of NZís largest cycling event, the Contact Lake Taupo Cycle Challenge, have announced the addition of a new Mountain Bike category for 2014. 
© 2014 Tue, 1 Apr 2:15pm 

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