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A woman has been awarded $15,000 after being dismissed from her job while in an airport returning to New Zealand from a holiday.
Three Whakatāne women who led the charge for Māori wards in the district are ecstatic legislation change has been signalled.
Whānau returning home to their ancestral lands will be supported through the economic turmoil of Covid-19 as promised funding is finalised.
The Whakatāne District Council is considering next steps to remove homes from the Awatarariki fanhead after the 2005 Matatā disaster.
Eight Bay of Plenty civic leaders have met to discuss infrastructure projects with the potential to employ thousands. Video
Freedom campers have described a makeshift campground at a Whakatāne shopping centre as a breach of human rights.
Kawerau District Council's request for a parcel of Whakatāne land is necessary to create jobs, its mayor says.
Hinerangi Goodman is launching a legal battle to reclaim her seat on the Whakatāne District Council.
The establishment of a Māori ward on the Whakatāne District Council has sparked fierce debate, with a petition launched demanding a referendum on the decision. Audio
Whakatāne District Council have voted in favour of a resolution that will enable the establishment of Māori wards.
Local Government Minister and East Coast MP Anne Tolley says she's trying to get answers for residents in a potentially deadly flood zone. Audio
The Whakatāne District Council wants to use a newly-purchased holiday park as temporary housing for Edgecumbe residents. Audio