An elderly Tauranga man was killed in a three-vehicle crash today on SH2 near Apata. Three others were taken to hospital. Two escaped with minor injuries.
Shoppers will have to wait two months for the council to decide on free parking in the city centre despite a survey showing this was a big reason why people avoided going downtown more often.
The most popular Maori baby names in 2013 were Nikau for boys and Aria for girls, the Department of Internal Affairs today confirmed.
People looking to fuel up before the weekend have the chance to save 8 cents per litre at certain petrol stations.
A Tauranga sickness beneficiary who admitted $2023.15 worth of benefit fraud has been sentenced to 100 hours' community work and ordered to pay full reparation.