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Two men have been given lengthy jail sentences for their part in smuggling 469kg of meth hidden in car parts in 2019.
A prominent businessman has been found guilty of indecent assault and attempting to dissuade a witness charges. This is how the issue has played - both in and out of court.
The manager of a prominent businessman has been sentenced to 12 months' home detention for attempting to convince a man to drop his indecent assault complaint against his boss.
Nearly 80,000 smart water meters will be rolled out across Auckland in the next four years as part of the city's efforts to cure its water woes.
The man accused of murdering Auckland couple Elizabeth and Herman Bangera will go to trial.
Time in paradise is up for Matatā residents living in a red-zoned debris flow risk area, after a plan change has deemed their land and family home uninhabitable.
Tauranga businesses are hoping new leadership in the city will help revitalise the CBD, which has been hit hard by lockdowns and a lack of cruise ships.
Anne Tolley says in 30 years in politics she has not seen seen a community so poorly served with their community facilities as Tauranga.
The government's new housing policy will likely make Northland rental property squeeze even tighter, a Northland real estate agent says.
The government's new housing policy has been slammed by Bay of Plenty first-home buyers, rental agents and property investors alike.
Jay Lingman, accused of murdering Auckland man Denver Chance and hiding his body in a freezer, says he shot the man because he feared for his life.
A Crown prosecutor has told a jury it is not a coincidence that a prominent New Zealand businessman has been accused of indecent assault by three men.
A DNA testing expert says blood found on a chainsaw blade is highly likely to belong to Auckland man Denver Chance.
A detective has recounted the illicit drugs found on the property where Auckland man Denver Chance's body was found in a chest freezer in 2019.
A detective has recounted how Denver Chance's body was discovered in a chest freezer in a shed on a property south of Auckland.
The prominent businessman accused of indecently assaulting three young men says he knew nothing of a plot to bribe one of them to withdraw his complaint.
The prominent businessman accused of indecently assaulting three young men says he never got into, or onto, a bed with one of the complainants.
Jay Christopher Lingman is accused of shooting a man three times in the head before storing the body in a chest freezer.
A former state-approved caregiver accused of sexually abusing boys took the stand today to give evidence at his trial.
Protests against the memorial disrespect those who died in the 1979 tragedy, a family member says, and mana whenua Ngāti Whātua Ōrākei expressed full support.
The ripple effect of the latest Covid-19 alert level changes is being felt by event organisers today - many are scrambling to reschedule while others have been forced to can their event all together.
Bay of Plenty social support agencies are pointing to the cost of housing as a major driver of increasing social need in the community.
A rental agent sees people desperate to find a home coming to his office in tears and a property developer predicts Tauranga will run out of land to build houses on in the next two years.
Tauranga leaders have high hopes the newly announced commissioners taking over at the city's council will focus on tackling the area's infrastructure issues.
The commissioners who will take over the dysfunctional Tauranga City Council are expected to be announced on Thursday.