|Cat returns home after disappearing for four years|
After disappearing for four years, K Bear the cat has turned up at home, acting like nothing has happened.Living on her own on the streets and parks of Tauranga, Sharon Fisher's cat returned to her Welcome Bay home a couple of nights...
© 2016 NZ Herald 9:25am Tauranga man's tree protest victory
A Tauranga man who was prepared to sit in a tree until he was "dragged out" has won a personal victory this morning. Craig Jones, 54, of Sutherland Rd, planned to sit in one of the trees on a neighbouring Housing NZ property that...
© 2016 NZ Herald Thu 9:55am Community saddened by glider pilot's death
Tauranga Airport's flag flew at half mast yesterday for the Katikati glider pilot who died at Waikato Hospital on Monday. Gavin Harvey suffered critical injuries after his glider crashed at Tauranga Airport on Sunday afternoon....
© 2016 NZ Herald Wed 2:55pm Tauranga father named as Waikato crash victim
A 12 year old girl has been left with no father after their car collided with a cargo truck that crossed the centreline on a Waikato highway.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Wed 1:25pm Injured Tauranga glider pilot dies
A man seriously hurt in a glider crash at Tauranga Airport two days ago has died.Katikati man Gavin Harvey, 40, died yesterday in Waikato Hospital.Mr Harvey was the only occupant of the glider at the time of the crash on Sunday....
© 2016 NZ Herald Tue 12:55am Glider pilot remains in critical state after crashing at Tauranga Airport
A glider pilot remains in a critical state in Waikato Hospital after crashing at Tauranga Airport.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Mon 2:45pm Smash and grab in overnight raid
Security staff are at the site of a Tauranga store this morning following a daring overnight ram-raid.Senior Sergeant Malcolm Collins said a vehicle had been used to smash into the front of Kathmandu in Fraser Cove overnight.A...
© 2016 NZ Herald Mon 8:55am One critical after Mt Maunganui crash
A person is fighting for their life after a car crash in Mt Maunganui today. Emergency services were called to the scene at 2.52pm. One person was taken by ambulance to Tauranga Hospital in a critical condition.
© 2016 NZ Herald Sun 5:25pm
Te Puke crash victim recovering in hospital
A Te Puke woman involved in collision between a motorcycle and a car last night is today in a stable condition. The 51-year-old was taken to Tauranga Hospital. Fire communications shift manager Scott Osmond said emergency services...
© 2016 NZ Herald Thu 11:25am Tauranga man named in fatal Waikato smash
The Tauranga man who died when a car and truck collided in the Waikato has been named.Salesman Jason McCallum, 45, had been driving the car on State Highway 27 near Tahuna on Thursday when the collision happened.The 12-year-old...
© 2016 NZ Herald Wed 3:25pm Life-saving melanoma drugs to be funded
Two Tauranga women battling melanoma are thrilled and relieved byt the announcement Pharmac is likely to fund a new generation melanoma drug.Prime Minister John Key and Health Minister Jonathan Coleman confirmed a $39 million increase...
© 2016 NZ Herald Wed 1:25pm Glider pilot dies
A glider pilot injured in a crash at Tauranga Airport has died in Waikato Hospital.
© 2016 RadioNZ Tue 12:45am Glider pilot dies in Waikato Hospital
The glider pilot who crashed at Tauranga airport on Sunday has died in Waikato Hospital.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Tue 12:25am Glider pilot remains critically injured
A Katikati man injured in a glider crash at Tauranga Airport yesterday remains in a critical condition at Waikato Hospital.The 40-year old was critically hurt when the glider he had ben travelling in crash while appearing to come...
© 2016 NZ Herald Mon 6:25pm Two ram raids in Bay of Plenty overnight
Jackets and cigarettes were stolen in two ram raids overnight in Tauranga.
© 2016 Stuff.co.nz Mon 8:55am Crashed glider pilot still in critical condition
The glider pilot whose craft crashed at Tauranga airport yesterday has been transferred on a medical flight to Waikato Hospital.
© 2016 RadioNZ Mon 6:35am Woman flown to hospital after crash near Piopio
A 20-year-old Tauranga woman with a head injury was flown to Waikato Hospital after a two car crash on State Highway 3, near Piopio. One other person was flown to hospital by the Waikato Westpac Rescue Helicopter. The helicopter...
© 2016 NZ Herald Sun 6:25pm