Taranaki

Police searching for Taranaki man, Taiko Cribb, over thefts

The 20-year-old Cribb is driving to Napier in a white Holden Barina.

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A large house that popped up in Taranaki has been deemed illegal by the local council, but the builder isn't listening.

'The council have no say' - Maori land squatter builds beachfront house without council consents

New Plymouth Council says the structure is illegal, but Kevin Moore says he's going nowhere.

Tanker rolls and catches on fire in Taranaki

One person is in a critical condition after the accident in Stratford.

Eight-year-old girl riding her bike killed after colliding with truck in Taranaki

Police are providing support to the young girl's family.

Amazing footage of lightning striking New Plymouth art structure takes internet by storm

The Wind Wand suffered no apparent structural damage but will be inspected.

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John McCullough has turned his love of seeds into a business that now employs a dozen staff.

Meet the Taranaki man on a mission to get Kiwis excited about seeds

John McCullough has turned his love of seeds into a business that now employs a dozen staff.

Police emergency scene

Man in critical condition after becoming trapped under ute that rolled off-road

The accident occurred in South Taranaki, with the man transported to hospital by helicopter.

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Maiki Sherman was with Ngati Ruanui when the news came through that the controversial mining application had been accepted.

Environmental groups lodge appeal against Taranaki seabed mining approval

A second application by Trans Tasman Resources was approved to extract 50 million tonnes per year.

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Rajshan Featonby is now part of a rugby academy and is working towards NCEA.

Watch: The New Plymouth teen putting drugs behind him and turning his life around

Rajshan Featonby is now part of a rugby academy and is working towards NCEA.

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New Plymouth Boys' High principal Paul Veric has made headlines by talking to his pupils' about love.

Teenage boys open up after Taranaki principal's inspiring speech on love

New Plymouth Boys' High principal Paul Veric has made headlines by talking to his pupils' about love.

Police emergency scene

Search called off for man who went missing after New Plymouth crash

Karl Roberts has not been seen since the crash on Uruti road on Tuesday.

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Dr Lance O'Sullivan and a Taranaki iwi have set up the virtual clinic after Patea was left without a GP.

High-profile doctor and local iwi establish virtual medical clinic

Dr Lance O'Sullivan and a Taranaki iwi have set up the virtual clinic after Patea was left without a GP.

Strong winds sent a large trampoline flying in Patea.

'Extreme wind' sends trampoline flying onto roof of south Taranaki house

Tony Day was heading through Patea when he saw the airborne trampoline.

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He was reported overdue from a climbing trip just before 4pm yesterday.

Missing climber found dead on Mt Taranaki

Police said his body was found just after midnight last night.

Myrtle Rust has been found in five pohutukawa seedlings in Kerikeri.

Plant movements in Taranaki restricted to try and stop myrtle rust's spread

The number of infections found across the country grew to 46 last week.

Missing woman whose car was found at base of Mt Taranaki found

Police say she is being walked out of the track now.

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Taranaki District Health Board says drastic measures were needed to deal with the 14-year-old.

Mother of autistic teen says health system let her son down by locking him up under Mental Health Act

The Taranaki District Health Board says drastic measures were needed to deal with the 14-year-old.

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Brando 'Wildboy' Jelavich had issues with ADHD and bullying, but is now inspiring another young man.

'This is food for the soul' - formerly bullied Taranaki teen passing on his mojo

Brando 'Wildboy' Jelavich had issues with ADHD and bullying, but is now inspiring another young man.

Video: Beauty of blue whales' Taranaki krill feeding-frenzy captured from the air

"Aerial observations of blue whales feeding on krill are rare," one of the researchers said.

Two people hospitalised after inhaling chemicals in Taranaki

It's believed the people were mixing chemicals for farming purposes.

Police cap

Person in critical condition after car rolls in Taranaki

There were three people in the vehicle involved.

Yusuf performs at O2 Apollo in Manchester.

British music legend Cat Stevens announces NZ tour

Three NZ cities will host the beloved singer.

Shores of Lake Te Anau offered up for oil and gas exploration

Energy Minister Judith Collins has announced the areas where oil companies will be allowed to prospect.

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The plans are creating divisions with fears at least two proposed roading solutions could threaten wildlife.

Fears for kokako if northern Taranaki roading upgrades go ahead

The plans are creating divisions with fears at least two proposed roading solutions could threaten wildlife.

Ute carrying seven people crashes in Taranaki, one critically injured

Two people taken to the hospital in critical condition.

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