Tauranga & Bay of Plenty
Teenage cyclist dies after being hit by a car in Tauranga
Person dies, another in hospital after serious crash near Tauranga
Whakatāne council apologises after 'appropriating' Māori campaign slogan
Fatberg makes dirty work for council in Whakatāne
Rotorua homeless advocate takes aim at police — 'People are just not doing their jobs'
More research into shark behaviour needed to prevent further attacks in NZ, says marine scientist
State Highway 2 reopens in Western Bay of Plenty following serious crash
Coromandel beach closes for second day in a row after more shark sightings
Boat goes up in flames at Taupō marina
Swimmers ordered out of the water at Pauanui Beach after sharks sighted in area
Scientist urges caution at beaches following Waihī death in suspected shark attack
Swimmable zones set up in rāhui at popular Waihi beaches
Waihi Beach shark attack victim named as 19-year-old from Hamilton
Four-year-old who drowned at Rotorua lake identified, 'forever in our hearts'
'They were out of their depth' — Witness recalls rough conditions, rip prior to fatal shark attack
NIWA predicting NZ will see long dry spells, warmer weather throughout March
Police acknowledge 'extremely traumatic' shark attack death at Waihi Beach, support being offered to family and witnesses
Rāhui put in place for stretch of Bay of Plenty coast after fatal shark attack at Waihi Beach
Woman dies after shark attack at Waihī Beach
Victim named after Christmas Eve 'disorder incident' in Bay of Plenty results in death
One person charged following assault on shopkeeper in Bay of Plenty
Third person drowns in 24 hours after Lake Taupō death
Pak'n Save beef mince recalled after pink plastic found in product
Social media blamed for crowds visiting dangerous Omanawa Falls despite warnings, closure
Man found dead in Ōpōtiki river believed to have died in jet-ski incident
Young girl drowns at Rotorua lake
One person dead after truck and car crash in Bay of Plenty, bringing holiday road toll to 11
Rotorua woman points gun at police, steals and crashes patrol car
Body found at notorious Omanawa Falls after man goes missing
Slip closes SH2 in Waimana Gorge after heavy rain hits Bay of Plenty