Investigation launched after violence leaves witness 'shocked and disgusted'.
There are diverse views on the End of Life Choice Act which comes into force in November.
A company that dismissed a worker must pay her $15,000 compensation.
A Bay of Plenty man will defend murder and disfiguring charges at his trial in November.
Inquiry into whether more preventions are needed due to wastewater overflow continues.
A Hospice Eastern BOP social worker and counsellor has her role reinstated.
The 13 defendants charged after the Whakaari eruption are back in court today.
A stevedore is accused of being part of a plot to import cocaine into New Zealand.
Driver admits manslaughter. Crash victim was heading home to his wife and kids after work.
A man charged with manslaughter appeared in the Tauranga High Court on May 26.
Two people have been sentenced in relation to a tyre dumping prosecution case.
Ōmanawa double murder accused was found guilty in the Tauranga High Court on May 24.
Crown and defence lawyers have given their closing addresses in double murder trial.
Double murder accused told two people he went along with his brother to keep him safe.
The Ōmanawa double murder trial jury has heard evidence about Samuel Fane admissions.
The repairs to a fire-damaged cable will cost tens of thousands of dollars.
A fire investigator is investigating the cause of a well-involved house fire in Edgecumbe.
'I'm f***** happy I did it all', the accused brother said after the alleged murders.
'I am standing here today to reclaim my confidence and power.'
Jace Investments Limited has been granted consent to establish a town centre in Ōmokoroa.
A Crown witness has described what happened when the man he worked for was fatally shot.
A brother of an Ōmanawa double murder accused has given evidence at his trial in Tauranga.
She says her son told her he would go out 'in a blaze of glory'.
An Auckland man and his partner are on trial after two men were shot dead in Ōmanawa.
An Auckland man is on trial accused of murdering two men at an Ōmanawa property.
A Mount Maunganui man has been jailed for sexual offences against four teenage girls.
Brookfield New World trolley man Jeff Henwood has clocked 30 years in the job.
'Speed is single biggest determinant in whether someone walks away or is carried away.'
Police are investigating a serious injury incident in Parkvale overnight.
The victim of a crash near his Lake Rotoiti home is remembered for his generous spirit.
A wastewater overflow in Matapihi is being investigated by Tauranga City Council.
An inquest has been held in Rotorua into the death of motorcyclist Tony Parahi on SH36.
Emergency housing grant top earners for Tauranga motels in 2020 revealed.
An Ultimate Athlete 'Demo Day' was held at Mount Drury, Mount Maunganui over the weekend.
An Ōpotiki man has been jailed for the manslaughter killing of a motorcyclist.
A Bay of Plenty man has pleaded not guilty to attempting to murder his son.
PFAS compounds have been found in groundwater in Mount Maunganui near a local marae.
Western Bay District Council Mayor to fill in for interim; water, other issues discussed.
All hands on deck for Tauranga Yacht & Power Boat Club centennial this weekend.
Thousands of visitors expected to descend on Tauranga this Easter weekend.
A Tauranga man and his dog are keenly supporting the Blind Low Vision NZ Red Puppy Appeal.
A jury has found a Bay man guilty of murdering a Tauranga toddler in March 2019.
'This is Mr Clancy's life you're dealing with,' defence lawyer tells jury.
Medical experts in a murder trial agree they cannot say when the injuries happened.
The inaugural Bethlehem Te Puna Lions Family Fun Bike Day drew more than 60 participants.
A cyclist has died in Borrel Rd Te Puna after suffering a medical event.
Medical experts in murder trial say tot's injuries were the result of blunt force trauma.
Medical witnesses gave evidence on day 4 of the trial of the murder trial.
Neighbour and ambulance staff give evidence.
Day 2 of Tauranga toddler murder trial.
Be in to win tickets for the annual festival being held in Tauranga.
A Bay man has been convicted of attempting to infect a police officer with a disease.
Another Tauranga man has been convicted for importing 500kg of P and P-dealing charges.
Tauranga's own son Peter Burling and Team New Zealand teammates take on Luna Rossa.
The Ōmokoroa Town Centre resource consent application hearing continues.
Independent commissioners are considering a $75m town centre resource consent.
The 58th Tauranga festival has an 'awesome' line-up of talent, manager Mark Anderson says.
Hospitality and tourism businesses will be hardest hit by the change to alert level 2.
The Bay of Plenty is back to alert level two Covid-19 restrictions, Auckland at level 3.
An increase in property crime in Welcome Bay has sparked calls for extra police resources.
Dozens of people are continuing to enter Omanawa Falls park despite the danger.
A Bay of Plenty man is heading to trial after denying murdering another man in Omanawa.
A local resident helped administer first aid to the injured motorcyclist in Arataki.
The Prime Minister has today announced the way forward in terms of Covid-19 alert levels.
One of the accused was bailed, two are in custody after today's Tauranga court appearance.
Mongrel Mob Kawerau members and their associate have been jailed on drug dealing charges.
A Black Power gang member from Whakatane is defending an attempted murder charge.