The city is preparing for a big week of events and the thousands of visitors they bring.
Bystanders who helped a man in crisis off a Tauranga overpass have been praised.
Tauranga's population has grown 10.8 per cent in five years
Telefeature Runaway Millionaires will show on TV One in the new year.
Maddison Janet McKenzie lost her battle with cancer on Wednesday.
Ngawati was acknowledged for services to sport, education and Māori.
Pair arrived just in time to save three men whose boat was sinking.
The SOS appeal has raised more than $8200 and more than 3500 food items have been donated.
Mike Broad told his son to "hold on" in the moment before they were in a head-on crash.
Residents have started to place crosses along State Highway 2.
This week's school of the week is Tauranga Boys' College.
Tiki Taane led a flash mob at Mount Maunganui to support the national week of awareness.
Little Aurora has to wait three months before she gets the all-clear.
A local couple made a gross profit of $500,000 in five months after house flipping.