The Minginui native plant nursery is a joint venture between the Crown and iwi Ngati Whare.
A driver fleeing police on Monday morning gave up and dove into a river after his vehicle caught fire.
"Saturdays are for the boys," the man said, pointing to a shirt that read "catching fish and sinking piss".
The upper North Island will bear the brunt of the weather.
Exercise Wisdom Tooth will see 400 people get dental treatment they'd otherwise miss out on.
Nen Tulloch is Māori, a woman, passed all the tests and has a clean record. So why don't the police want her?
A land slip on State Highway 2 at Waiotahe, near Opotiki, in the Bay of Plenty has been cleared.
They may have picked up a hitchhiker on the day of the homicide.
MetService has issued a severe weather warning in many regions for Sunday.
The injured bird didn't appear grateful to have been saved.
Insurance Council boss Tim Grafton has some basic tips for storm-affected homeowners.
The stormy weather is headed for Wellington after wreaking havoc across the North Island.
Nigel Peterson went missing in the Bay of Plenty over a month ago.
Monday evening's rain was short and sharp, but affected dozens of homes across the region.
Severe thunderstorms brought torrential rain to the Bay of Plenty.
Social media commenters have labelled it "pathetic".