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Discounted tattoos for donated food in Huntly. Made with funding from NZ On Air.

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Hamilton Christmas tree lighting
Waikato News

Hamilton Christmas tree lighting

The Hamilton Christmas tree's lights were turned on for the first time this year to start the Christmas festivities. The tree will light up each night at 9pm for the month of December.

Zuru Nightglow lights up Waikato skies
Waikato News

Zuru Nightglow lights up Waikato skies

Balloons over Waikato's 20th birthday concluded with the Zuru Nightglow on Saturday night. Over 10,000 people packed onto the fields at Waikato University to watch the balloons light up, choreographed to popular music.

NZ Herald Focus: 18 April 2016
Property

NZ Herald Focus: 18 April 2016

Aucklanders are being pushed out of their own housing market and are responsible for one in five house sales in cities including Hamilton, Whangarei and Tauranga.

Three dead following 'suspicious' house fire
Waikato News

Three dead following 'suspicious' house fire

Three people have died and four have been treated by ambulance staff following a fire at a Hamilton home overnight. Waikato Detective Senior Sergeant Graham Pitkethley said the cause of the fire at the two storey wooden home on Collingwood St was unexplained and was being treated as suspicious until confirmed otherwise.

Chiefs to win again?
Sport

Chiefs to win again?

The Rugby Herald team give their expert opinion & analysis on the upcoming 2014 Super Rugby season. Radio Sports Nigel Yalden joins Gregor Paul from the Herald on Sunday and Patrick McKendry from APNZ newswire to 'crystal ball' the season ahead.

WeatherWatch: (AUG 12) Topsy-turvy spring week
Waikato News

WeatherWatch: (AUG 12) Topsy-turvy spring week

We hardly had a winter this year and now the spring weather pattern has arrived early. The week ahead looks spring-like with a number of fronts, lows and highs. WeatherWatch.co.nz also has the forecast for the rest of August – including the chances of snow at our main ski fields.

 Movie Trailer: Pain and Gain
Waikato News

Movie Trailer: Pain and Gain

Based on a true story, "Pain & Gain" follows a group of bodybuilders who engaged in a campaign of kidnapping, extortion and murder in Florida. First told in an article from the "Miami New Times," "Pain and Gain" will be directed by Bay and will star Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson. Courtesy: Paramount

UFOs' filmed near Napier?
Waikato News

UFOs' filmed near Napier?

NZ Herald reader Martin witnessed 3 bright red lights in the sky (Aug7) just after 7.00 p.m. They seemed to drift along before moving away and "I could see them getting fainter until they disappeared. This lasted for about 2 to 3 minutes". It was a still night and they did not make a sound. Martin took a short clip on his phone which he sent to nzherald.co.nz. They appear white in this clip.