|Engineers to assess Papamoa bridge|
Transport Agency engineers will be out on Monday assessing the construction site of a new bridge near Tauranga, after it was badly damaged by fire.
© 2014 RadioNZ Sat 7:24am Push on for cheaper flights
Pressure is mounting on Air New Zealand to lower its fares in and out of Tauranga.A spokesman for Trustpower has spoken out about its battle for cheaper regional flights and Tauranga Mayor Stuart Crosby is also backing the call...
© 2014 NZ Herald Fri 12:33am Motiti trust claims win over spelling
A trust from a small island off the coast of Tauranga is claiming victory after successfully fighting to have the spelling of its turangawaewae corrected in some official documents.
© 2014 RadioNZ Thu 7:14am 'Officer, the cockroach caused the crash'
A cockroach has been blamed for causing a three-car collision on Turret Rd and sending two people to Tauranga Hospital.Two people were taken to hospital with minor to moderate injuries after yesterday's 1.30pm crash.A woman travelling...
© 2014 NZ Herald Wed 7:33pm Mayor defends vote against Maori ward
A collective of iwi and hapu have criticised a decision by the Tauranga City Council to vote against the creation of a Maori ward in the 2016 election. Mayor Stuart Crosby says the city isn't ready.
© 2014 RadioNZ Wed 7:54am Farmer attacked by cow
A farmer has suffered serious injuries after he was attacked by a cow in Opotiki.The Tauranga-based Trustpower TECT Rescue helicopter was dispatched to Opotiki about 10.30am yesterday where a 50-year-old local man had been attacked...
© 2014 NZ Herald Sun, 16 Nov 10:23am New road could have 110km/h speed limit
Tauranga's new multi-million dollar road could have a speed limit of 110km/h, along with other roads currently under construction.The speed limit on the new Tauranga Eastern Link could be raised to 110km/h along with some other...
© 2014 NZ Herald Fri, 14 Nov 5:23pm Sunair may be north's saviour
A Tauranga-based operator is poised to take over Air New Zealand's cancelled regional air services from Whakatane and Kaitaia but will charge similar prices.Sunair Aviation is confident approaches to the Far North District Council...
© 2014 NZ Herald Thu, 13 Nov 5:53am