|Tauranga streets to become brighter at cost to night sky and wildlife, says a professional photographer|
Brighter LED street lighting for Tauranga could mean a total eclipse of the night sky, astro photographers say.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz 9:55am MARKET CLOSE: NZX 50 charts new record; Comvita leads, Spark, Port of Tauranga gain
New Zealand shares rose, nudging the S&P/NZX 50 Index to a new record, as Comvita continued to benefit from yesterday's earnings upgrade and Port of Tauranga said first-quarter volumes pointed to stronger annual profit in 2018
© 2017 sharechat.co.nz 5:45pm Port of Tauranga says FY profit to rise as much as 10% after 'very strong' first quarter
Port of Tauranga forecast 2018 profit will rise as much as 10 percent, saying it expects a strong pick-up in freight volumes in the first quarter to continue
© 2017 sharechat.co.nz Thu 1:45pm Crown: Rape complainant's evidence is reliable
The Crown has told a jury it can be satisfied a rape complainant's testimony that she was sexually assaulted in a motel room was credible and reliable.Mark Arona, 40, and Peter John Chambers, 42, are on trial in Tauranga District...
© 2017 NZ Herald Thu 7:45am Police release name of man killed at Tauranga quarry
The man killed at Tauranga Quarries in the Bay of Plenty on Monday was Papamoa resident Paul Joseph Rowberry.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz Wed 10:25am Tauranga to be bathed in white light with new street LEDs
Tauranga is to transform the way it lights its streets by spending $11.5 million to convert to LED white-light lamps.Instead of the characteristic orange glow emitted by traditional high-pressure sodium lamps, the city will be bathed...
© 2017 NZ Herald Wed 6:45am Racing 420 yachts named after Tauranga Olympians
Tauranga college students hoping to carve out international sailing careers have been given the perfect training tools - two brand new 420 racing dinghies named after their home-town heroes.The Bay of Plenty Sailing Academy Trust...
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 1:45pm Music producer says rape complainant was a 'groupie'
One of the men accused of raping and sexually assaulting an intoxicated woman in a Tauranga motel room has described the complainant as a "groupie" who consented to a threesome.Mark Arona, 40, and Peter John Chambers, 42, are on...
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 7:15am
NZX 50 charts new record
New Zealand shares rose, nudging the S&P/NZX 50 Index to a new record, as Comvita continued to benefit from yesterday's earnings upgrade and Port of Tauranga said first-quarter volumes pointed to stronger annual profit in 2018.The...
© 2017 NZ Herald 6:15pm Port of Tauranga says FY profit to rise as much as 10%
Port of Tauranga forecast 2018 profit will rise as much as 10 per cent, saying it expects a strong pick-up in freight volumes in the first quarter to continue.New Zealand's biggest port company expects full-year earnings to be $88...
© 2017 NZ Herald Thu 2:15pm Rape-accused describes complainant as 'crazy, evil woman'
One of the two men accused of raping an intoxicated woman in a Tauranga motel room told a jury that he was the victim of a false allegation by "a crazy, evil woman".Mark Arona, 40, and his associate, Peter John Chambers, 42, are...
© 2017 NZ Herald Wed 12:15am Papamoa man named as man killed in quarry truck crash
The man killed in a quarry truck crash this week has been named.He was Paul Joseph Rowberry, 63, from Papamoa. Mr Rowberry was killed while operating a truck at Tauranga Quarry on Kaitemako Rd, Welcome Bay, on Monday.Police...
© 2017 NZ Herald Wed 10:15am Armed police used to back up search warrant
Residents were prevented from entering a Tauranga neighbourhood tonight after the police armed offenders squad was used to back up a search warrant executed on a house in Robins Rd, Judea.A squad car prevented residents from accessing...
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 9:45pm Man dies after Tauranga District Court cell incident
A man who was found in Tauranga District Court cells in a 'serious condition' last Wednesday has since died.
© 2017 Stuff.co.nz Tue 11:55am Man seriously hurt in Tauranga court cell dies
A man found seriously hurt after being left alone in a court cell has died.The 32-year-old man had been in the cell at Tauranga District Court on Wednesday when he was discovered.Medical treatment was provided to the man and and...
© 2017 NZ Herald Tue 9:45am