Five logging truck crashes in less than a months has been deemed "unacceptable" and "intolerable" by a transport leader, and a road work is knocked unconscious by a car that allegedly sped through a worksite. These are just two of the stories making headlines around the regions today.
Five logging truck crashes in less than a month across Northland has been deemed "totally unacceptable and intolerable" by a transport industry leader.
A road worker has been knocked unconscious by a car allegedly speeding through a worksite.
Police say a fatal crash earlier this year involving a motorcyclist and a Chinese tourist was a tragic case involving an inexperienced overseas driver.
A Tauranga man who was prepared to sit in a tree until he was "dragged out" has won a personal victory this morning.
A missing man is being treated for hypothermia after jumping into a lake in the Bay of Plenty late last night.
A leading pet retail firm is coming to Wairarapa with possibly 12 new jobs up for grabs.