|'It was supposed to be me': Crash victim took place of boss on business trip|
The distraught boss of a 27-year-old man killed in a head-on collision says his employee volunteered to take his place on a business trip to Tauranga.Santhosh Kumar Cherukuri, of Auckland, died at the scene of the crash, which happened...
© 2015 NZ Herald 4:15pm Man and son injured after cliff tumble
A father and son fell some 100m down a cliff near Tauranga today, both suffering serious injuries.The Tauranga-based Trustpower TECT Rescue Helicopter said the duo were walking to Omanawa Falls - a popular swimming spot - when the...
© 2015 NZ Herald Sat 8:25pm She used to weigh 122kg - she's now 56kg: Self-motivated mum shares her healthy journey
At her heaviest, Tauranga woman Kerryn Peters weighed 122kg. Today the mum-of-four is celebrating losing more than half of that to achieve a weight of 56kg.Mrs Peters said that, in the past year alone she has lost 30kg simply through...
© 2015 NZ Herald Sat 3:55pm Stadium transformed for jetsprint champs
More than 1.5 million litres of water have been pumped into a Tauranga stadium for one of the rounds of the national jetsprint championships being held today.
© 2015 RadioNZ Sat 8:37am Driver of light truck killed in SH2 collision named
The driver of a light truck who died in a three-vehicle collision on State Highway 2 in Tauranga yesterday has been named by police.He was Santhosh Kumar Cherukuri, 27, of Lynfield, Auckland.Police said Mr Cherukuri was travelling...
© 2015 NZ Herald Fri 6:55pm Fatal crash near Tauranga
Emergency services are at the scene of a fatal crash on State Highway 2, near Tauranga.One person is confirmed dead and three others are injured.The crash happened just before 7.30pm, when two trucks and an SUV towing a trailer...
© 2015 NZ Herald Thu 8:45pm Tauranga woman gets $20k bus top up
A Tauranga woman could have been in for a lifetime's worth of bus rides after her bus card was accidentally credited with more than $20,000.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Thu 1:45pm Woman steals $146k from boss, blames depression
A judge says depression was no excuse for a Tauranga woman who stole more than $146,000 from her boss over four years.
© 2015 Stuff.co.nz Wed 3:15pm Woman hit by car on Western Bay highway
A woman has been taken to Tauranga Hospital in a serious condition after she was hit by a car on State Highway 29 this afternoon.The woman was struck by Poike Rd roundabout about 2pm.Emergency services closed a lane but the highway...
© 2015 NZ Herald Mon, 19 Jan 4:45pm