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'Outrage' at tyre-dumping in Taupo
The Taupo District Mayor says he is outraged over the dumping of thousands of tyres near the edge of Lake Taupo. 
© 2015 RadioNZ Fri 1:44pm 

Rotorua school fire may have been delibrately lit - police
A fire at a Rotorua school this morning may have been deliberately lit, police say.The fire at Rotorua Girls' High School was first reported to police at about 1.20am.Police said two classrooms at the school on Old Taupo Road... 
© 2015 NZ Herald Wed 4:24pm 

Taupo murder-accused pleads not guilty
A Taupo man charged with the murder of a Taupo woman has pleaded not guilty in the Rotorua High Court. 
© 2015 RadioNZ Wed, 13 May 5:34pm 

Not guilty plea in Katrina Rose Drummond murder case
The man accused of the murder of Taupo woman Katrina Rose Drummond has entered a not guilty plea at Rotorua High Court. 
© 2015 Wed, 13 May 12:45am 

Panama football comes to Taupo
One of Panamaís premier menís football teams is coming to TaupŇć next week in the lead up to the FIFA Under 20 World Cup. 
© 2015 Fri, 8 May 7:54am 

Sailing through adversity
Russell Watts lives with the effects of a traumatic brain injury and on top of that, he has multiple sclerosis.But despite those obstacles, the 48-year-old from Taupo has become a successful para-athlete (duathlon) and now hopes... 
© 2015 NZ Herald Fri, 8 May 6:04am 

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Fears mount for missing hunter
Fears are mounting for an Auckland hunter who should have returned yesterday.Police are appealing for anyone in the vicinity of the Pureora Forest - west of Taupo - to keep an eye out for a white double cab Toyota Hilux with sign-written... 
© 2015 NZ Herald Mon, 27 Apr 10:54am 

Support pours in for Drummond family
Friends were rallying to support the three daughters of Katrina Rose Drummond†as the Taupo woman was remembered at her funeral on Wednesday. 
© 2015 Wed, 22 Apr 3:45pm 

Minister to host forums for ethnic communities
Ethnic Communities Minister Peseta Sam Lotu-Iiga will hold a nationwide series of evening community forums, beginning in Taupo tonight. "The forums will give us opportunities to discuss the issues and challenges facing our ethnic communities," Mr Lotu-Iiga says. 
© 2015 Wed, 22 Apr 10:05am 

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Marriage boom in regional NZ
Regional New Zealand is benefiting from an upsurge in marriages nationwide, new figures show.According to Statistics New Zealand data, several areas, such as Manawatu, Wanganui, Taupo and the Mackenzie Country, had a five year high... 
© 2015 NZ Herald Thu 1:34pm 

Help us become better connected - Taupo Council
TaupŇć District Council is looking to register the districtís interest in a Government-funded programme aimed at enhancing New Zealandís connectivity and narrowing the digital divide. 
© 2015 Mon 1:34pm 

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Murder accused pleads not guilty
Taupo man Martin Schofield, 49, pleaded not guilty to murder in the High Court at Rotorua this morning.Schofield is charged with the murder of 47-year-old Katrina Drummond, who was found dead in a bedroom of her Elizabeth St, Taupo... 
© 2015 NZ Herald Wed, 13 May 11:26am 

Moteliers warned not to trust couple
Police are looking for two people who have obtained accommodation in Taupo and Auckland without paying.Auckland police want to locate 26 year-old Benjamin Langley and his 23 year-old associate, Jessica Cutfield."Ben has tattoos... 
© 2015 NZ Herald Wed, 29 Apr 4:15pm 

Missing hunter found near Lake Taupo
An overdue hunter presumed missing in Pureora Forest, near Taupo, was safe all along. 
© 2015 Mon, 27 Apr 11:14am 

Police search for hunter missing near Lake Taupo
Police have mounted a search and rescue operation after a hunter went missing in Pureora Forest, west of Lake Taupo. 
© 2015 Mon, 27 Apr 9:35am 

Sounds Air snaps up Taupo to Wellington route
Marlborough company Sounds Air is expanding its operations again by securing the†Taupo to Wellington route Air New Zealand abandons later this month. 
© 2015 Fri, 24 Apr 11:24am 

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