Sometimes mud can be the bane of your life - but at Mudtopia, it was the guest of honour.
He fled from his carers five days ago and needs daily medication.
Police are appealing for sightings of a missing autistic man in Rotorua.
Police say members of the community are giving them information on his location.
The new subject will help high school students prepare for entry to police college.
He's been found not guilty of his wife's murder on account of insanity.
Bloomers was named after the puff of white plumage around his legs.
Raymond and James Fleet were found dead in Rotorua's Mamaku Forest.
It would cost a fourth-term National Government up to $100 million.
A motorcyclist has been left with life-threatening injuries in a crash after a police chase in Rotorua.
Alcohol stores in Rotorua have been selling liquor to minors.
Raymond and James Fleet were found in dense bush north-east of Rotorua.
Police are treating the deaths as suspicious.
Tiny Deane plans to house 30 rough sleepers in Rotorua out of his own pocket.
The shop owners were treated by ambulance officers for minor injuries.