The Malaya veteran has missed only four Anzac Day services in 58 years.
Air New Zealand has cancelled all domestic flights to Tauranga and Rotorua Airports.
Toi Te Ora has announced Covid-19 cases by district for the first time today.
People have been seen driving recklessly in Tauranga, mayor Tenby Powell said.
Awhina House helps Tauranga's homeless women get back on their feet.
A Civil Defence emergency operations centre has been set up in Tauranga.
The shoppers thought they could protect themselves against Covid-19 by wearing the suits.
Travel restrictions mean that all arrivals to NZ must now self-isolate for two weeks
People of different faiths met at Waikato University yesterday to learn about diversity.
Tauranga's controversial begging bylaw was revoked after a 6-4 vote by council last month.
Bobby Mehalski was diagnosed with lung cancer last December.
Lavinia Twose' son Izaeah needs a drug from the US which costs almost $500,000 a year.
The property on State Highway 2 was fully engulfed when fire crews arrived.
A young girl with alopecia has met dance superstar Parris Goebel.