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Runner lost in the Kaimais found before nightfall
Police are praising the efforts of a Tauranga runner who survived becoming lost in the Kaimai Range.The 42-year-old woman had become lost after going for a run. She had travelled with her husband and two children to the Leyland... 
© 2016 NZ Herald 7:45am 

Homeless man finally finds a home
A man who set up a makeshift hut and camped out for months next to a busy Tauranga highway has now finally found a home.The man had become the subject of complaint earlier this year after he was discovered sleeping rough in a reserve... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Fri 3:05pm 

Bay man's death sparks petition against foreign drivers
The grieving mother of Tauranga man Rhys Middleton has started a petition calling for greater scrutiny on foreign drivers arriving in New Zealand.Judy Richards launched the online petition yesterday , just hours before the Chinese... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Thu 9:05pm 

Father vows to continue fight for justice despite court ruling
A Tauranga man seeking compensation after his dead son's heart was removed without consent has exhausted his avenues for legal appeal after an almost decade long battle - but he says he will not stop fighting.John MacKenzie, 81,... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Thu 10:35am 

Tauranga Crossing shops revealed
Further details have been released about the outlets set to open at the Bay's newest shopping centre.After a decade in the making a new shopping centre in Tauriko is to open to the public next month - featuring four major brands... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Wed 8:35am 

Chinese driver who killed motorcyclist could be sent home on Wednesday
The Chinese woman who killed a Tauranga motorcyclist could be flying home on Wednesday after successfully appealing against her sentence. 
© 2016 Tue 5:45pm 

Ports of Auckland profit up despite tough trading
Ports of Auckland said it had eked out a slight gain in its underlying net profit, despite losing market share to its main rival, the Port of Tauranga.The Auckland Council-owned Ports of Auckland said it had weathered a decline... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Tue 2:35pm 

Chinese driver who killed young motorcyclist could head home on Wednesday
The young woman who killed a Tauranga motorcyclist could be heading home to China -without completing her full sentence. Jieling Xiao, 27, a Chinese national, caused the death of Rhys Middleton, 23, in a Waitangi Weekend crash and... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Mon, 22 Aug 5:35pm 

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Tauranga to get new 1000-seat multiplex cinema
Tauranga is about to get a huge new five-theatre multiplex cinema with more than 1000 seats.Mark Taylor, a director of Tauranga Crossing which is building and will own the new retail complex west of the city, said Event Cinemas... 
© 2016 NZ Herald 5:45am 

Olympic heroes return home
Taking a well-earned break and returning to university are at the top of the list for two of Tauranga's Olympic heroes who have returned home this week.Sailor Molly Meech and slalom canoeist Luuka Jones were now back to reality... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Fri 7:35am 

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AIMS Games live streaming on
Next week will have live streaming of the AIMS Games.There are over 20 sports included in the schedule but specific details are still to be confirmed.More than 12,000 visitors are expected to descend on Tauranga... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Thu 3:25pm 

Crash blocking major Tauranga highway
A crash on one of Tauranga's busiest highways has sparked a warning from police to steer clear of the area.Traffic is heavily backed up on State Highway 29a, between Oropi Rd roundabout and Welcome Bay Rd roundabout. The crash happened... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Wed 9:05am 

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NBA star Steven Adams helps out with basketball court for Ronald McDonald House
NBA star Steven Adams is back in New Zealand and teaming up with a Tauranga beauty queen to bring basketball to sick Kiwi kids.The 2.13m player heard about the efforts of medical student Kristy Toy, who ran a charity auction as... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Tue 4:55pm 

Plan to mark Maori Land Wars welcomed
A national day recognising New Zealand land wars will not affect local commemorations of Tauranga's two fierce battles.Work is underway between Iwi leaders and Government ministers for an annual day for national commemorations for... 
© 2016 NZ Herald Tue 9:35am 

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