Cows found wandering near 'sensitive' Taranaki stream

Taranaki Regional Council has issued an abatement notice to a farmer.

Armed offenders squad involved in arrest of 27-year-old man in Palmerston North

The man will face firearms charges over an incident that took place in the city last night.

Trio arrested, meth, cash, luxury vehicle seized in Taranaki police operation

A commercial premises on State Highway Three has been cordoned off and searched.

The drivers were the only people in the vehicles when they collided near Waitara.

Two dead in overnight crash near New Plymouth

The drivers of both vehicles died at the scene.

Diver dies after getting into trouble off Taranaki coast

The man was shore diving with another at Pihama this afternoon.

Man hospitalised after being stabbed in central Palmerston North last night

Emergency services called to property at around 9.30pm.

New Plymouth's 2n’5 Shop has delighted children for a staggering twenty four years.

NZ's first $2 Shop calls it quits as competition bites and lease up for renewal

The New Plymouth store was the first of nearly 50 franchises, and countless knock-offs.

One person dead after Taranaki crash involving truck and car

Police say the incident took place between Joll Road and Petch Road, Hurleyville.

Around 18 months ago a Waitara woman came to Fair Go with a unique problem.

Fair Go: Relief at last for Taranaki woman who went two years without a flushing toilet or sewage system

Around 18 months ago Vicki Gundensen came to the TVNZ1 show with a unique problem.

Tamati Rimene-Sproat is on the case after the Labour MP's piece of political theatre.

Tracking down New Plymouth youth MP candidates after Andrew Little's 'hip' appeal

Seven Sharp is on the case after the Labour MP's piece of political theatre.

Police hunt man over Taranaki Hospital carpark shooting

A man received gunshot wounds in last month's incident.

It’s not just councils that are going ape over guerrilla gardeners.

What's wrong with a bit of DIY roadside berm beautification?

It’s not just councils that are going ape over guerrilla gardeners.

Police car

Gang headquarter raid leads to arrests over Taranaki hospital carpark shooting

A man received gunshot wounds in the incident at the start of last month.

Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg.

Man charged with dangerous driving over Taranaki crash that killed 18-year-old

Police confirmed Olivia Renee Keightley-Trigg from Waitara died in the early morning crash.


Fair Go: This New Plymouth man is at loggerheads with his council over the berm

A planter box is the cause of contention. So what's the problem?

1 NEWS spoke to a number of residents as they surveyed the damage caused by the freak weather event.

'It was shocking!' Tornado rips through New Plymouth, damaging 30 properties

A second twister also struck Ohope in the eastern Bay of Plenty.

Watch: Eyewitness films terrifying moment tornado sends debris flying in New Plymouth

Shaun Hill filmed the weather phenomenon on Belt Road at 5.30pm today.

There are concerns the SH3 bypass at Mt Messenger could impact the population of long-tail bats in the area.

Taranaki bypass could be devastating to native bat population, DOC says

Bats are present at 94 per cent of the surveyed locations within the proposed bypass area.

One person dead after New Plymouth crash

A second person is in a serious condition after the accident at Brixton.

The incident took place near Stratford, and police are investigating.

One person dead after tractor rolls on farm in Taranaki

The incident occurred in Midhurst at around 10pm.

Police dog

Man accused of biting New Plymouth police dog, slamming it into concrete wall

The dog is said to be recovering at home with his handler.

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