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Body of missing Hamilton woman found

Her death is not being treated as suspicious.

Passengers in Hamilton, Te Awamutu and Otorohanga will be affected.

Waikato bus drivers striking over working conditions and pay

Passengers in Hamilton, Te Awamutu and Otorohanga will be affected.

Five youths arrested in relation to car theft.

Hamilton youths steal car, petrol, then flee police

The five also attempted to rob a dairy with a knife, police say.

Waikato Hospital

Teen suspected of indecent assaults in Hamilton

Two people were indecently assaulted in the staff carpark at Waikato Hospital on Friday afternoon.

The serious crash unit is investigating.

Man dies in Hamilton after car rolls backwards

"He tried to stop it, tripped and fell beneath the vehicle."

Defence had opted not to call witnesses or give evidence in the trial of Kim Richmond's death.

Cory Jefferies 'unemotional' after guilty verdict

The jury's decision was unanimous.

Defence has opted not to call witnesses or give evidence in the trial of Kim Richmond's death.

Kim Richmond trial: Defence calls no witnesses, gives no evidence

Cory Jefferies' lawyer says they have "nothing to prove".

Kim Richmond's body was found in a ute pulled from Lake Arapuni in southern Waikato last year.

Lawyers give final arguments in Kim Richmond murder trial

Her partner Cory Jefferies is charged with her murder.

Mitchell Paterson was found dead under the McLaren Falls Bridge on July 13.

Three more face manslaughter charges over Mitchell Paterson homicide

Two men have already been charged in relation to his death.

At least 14 councils across the country have discussed the possibility of implementing a regional fuel tax.

Regional fuel tax - coming to a petrol pump near you?

The Government's giving advice to councils on how they can implement their own regional fuel taxes.


Court hears of last few hours of Kim Richmond's life

A witness says Richmond and partner Cory Jefferies - accused of her murder - acted normal.


More evidence to be presented in Lake Arapuni murder trial

The accused says he admits manslaughter but not murder.

Kim Richmond (left) and her partner Cory Jefferies, who is accused of murdering her, in court.

Court hears of arguments, affairs before death of Kim Richmond

"I just want to f**king kill the bitch."


Lake Arapuni murder trial to continue on Tuesday

Cory Jefferies has pleaded not guilty to the murder of Kim Richmond.

Kim Richmond was killed in 2016.

Kim Richmond murder trial: Victim's partner in court

Her body was discovered in a ute at the bottom of the lake in 2017 after 11 months of searching.

Police are urging witnesses to the attack or anyone who knows about it to come forward.

Woman fights off predator in early morning assault

She was approached from behind and dragged onto the footpath.

An Auckland man bought two winning tickets for a single draw in April.

Lotto: North Island sweeps first division

Two lucky gamblers split Lotto's first division prize on Saturday night.

Mitchell Paterson was one of three people killed in the Waikato in two weeks.

Horrific new details in McLaren Falls homicide case

Mitchell Paterson was beaten to death, police revealed.

Mitchell Paterson, Robert Nelson and Wayne Noda.

Waikato mayor alarmed by spate of gang violence

Three people have been killed.


Lowest of the low, Newshub cruises with Hamilton's low riders

They're bringing a little slice of Southern California to the Central Waikato.