|Regional council hands out more warnings over nitrogen leaching in Lake Taupo|
Formal warnings have been handed out to a company and landowner which admitted they breached rules designed to protect Lake Taupo from nitrogen.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz 10:15pm Toddler killers plead guilty to manslaughter
The man and woman accused of killing Taupo 3-year-old Moko Sayviah Rangitoheriri have pleaded guilty to manslaughter and ill treating a child.Tania Shailer, 26, and David William Haerewa, 43, appeared in the High Court at Rotorua...
© 2016 NZ Herald Mon 11:55am Driver stopped after 20 mins pursuit
A driver who fled an alcohol check point in Taupo was stopped after a dramatic 20 minute pursuit through the town. The male driver failed to stop for breath testing in the central North Island town about 11pm, and was chased by...
© 2016 NZ Herald Sat 0:25am Charges laid after rogue trailer hits woman in Taupo
The driver of a car whose trailer came off and hit a woman, critically injuring her, has been charged.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Wed 4:25pm Fire at Taupo's Dudley Mechanical Preps
Fire crews from Rotorua and Taupo are currently attending a fire at Dudley Mechanical Preps on Manuka St in Taupo.The fire is believed to have started in a "little shed" holding a compressor.Staff member Aaron Elmiger said they...
© 2016 NZ Herald Wed 12:25am Man arrested for Whakamaru homicide
Police have named Queenie Selina Thompson as the woman who was killed near Taupo on Wednesday.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Fri, 22 Apr 1:55pm Thieves acquire taste for award winning Taupo pies
Sticky fingered thieves are targeting an award-winning pie shop by the dozen.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Thu, 21 Apr 3:25pm One injured in Taupo boiler blaze
One person has been taken to hospital after a fire broke out in a boiler at a Taupo business.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Thu, 14 Apr 0:05am Man gets cochlear implant tattoos to support his children
Alistair Campbell strives to be a fair father. Six months after getting the image of a cochlear implant tattooed to his head to support his hearing impaired daughter, the Taupo dad has had a second tattoo done to support his son Lewis.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Tue, 12 Apr 11:35am
Car hits power pole in Taupo
Emergency services are currently at the scene of a crash in Taupo where a car has hit a power pole.The crash is on Acacia Bay Rd near the intersection with Reeves Rd.The road is blocked as Unison work to fix power lines which...
© 2016 NZ Herald 2:25pm Pair plead guilty to Taupo boy's manslaughter
A man and woman charged with the murder of a Taupo toddler have plead guilty to lesser charges of his manslaughter.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Mon 11:25am Woman injured and dog dies in two separate crashes
A woman has been injured and a dog has died after two separate crashes tonight.Motorists travelling on the Napier-Taupo Rd last night were delayed for about 15 minutes after a van swerved to miss a dog and ended up down a ditch....
© 2016 NZ Herald Fri 10:25pm Firefighters battle blaze south of Taupo
Firefighters are battling a large blaze on State Highway 1 south of Taupo this morning which has claimed three buildings on one property.Northern fire shift manager Daniel Nicholson said a two-storey house, an adjoining garage and...
© 2016 NZ Herald Tue, 26 Apr 8:25am Taupo All Seasons Kiwi Holiday Park for sale
Ever wanted to own a property a hop, skip and jump away from New Zealand's largest lake? Now you can.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Sun, 24 Apr 12:45am Man arrested for Taupo homicide
Police have named Queenie Selina Thompson as the woman who was killed in Taupo on Wednesday.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Fri, 22 Apr 1:05pm Homicide investigation into Mangakino woman's death
Police have today opened a homicide investigation following the death of a 41-year-old woman in Mangakino, north west of Taupo.Police were alerted about 7.30am to the incident, with detectives from Taupo CIB leading the investigation.A...
© 2016 NZ Herald Wed, 20 Apr 12:15am Taupo woman burned in Pacific T and R explosion
Exploding hexane at a Taupo factory sent flames shooting onto a nearby worker in a blaze overnight.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Thu, 14 Apr 8:25am The moment of truth in Taranaki
By Andy McGechan, www.BikesportNZ.com
It will be the moment of truth in a "battle of the tradesmen" in Taranaki this weekend - a Taupo locksmith hoping he has the key for the win and a Howick plumber hoping to pour cold water on those plans.
© 2016 voxy.co.nz Tue, 12 Apr 2:25pm