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Hundreds of frustrated customers - some of them elderly - queued around the block at the New Plymouth headquarters of the TSB Bank when it opened this morning.
An environmental group says a Court of Appeal decision upholding a ruling preventing the mining of millions of tonnes of ironsands off the coast of Taranaki is a victory for the ocean.
Trans-Tasman Resources has lost a bid to overturn a decision preventing it from mining millions of tonnes of ironsands off the coast of Taranaki.
A Hawke's Bay doctor says many assessment centres do not have enough swabs to meet demand for testing of Covid-19 after the government made a call for increased testing.
Independent butchers are hoping the government will let them reopen and say the window to save millions of dollars worth of product is closing.
A nationwide property management company is actively discouraging landlords from offering rent holidays to struggling tenants during the Covid-19 shutdown.
Freedom campers in the New Plymouth area have been rounded up and told they must head to a holiday park for the lockdown.
Taranaki Civil Defence is asking Good Samaritan groups to leave caring for the vulnerable during the Covid-19 lockdown to essential services, close family and neighbours
Technology retailers experienced a surge in demand for home office supplies as the Covid-19 shutdown loomed on Wednesday evening.
A insurance company's decision to pull funeral cover advertising during the Covid-19 lockdown is being welcomed.
Already reeling before the announcement of a nationwide lockdown, some hospitality businesses are now worried about their long-term viability.
Garden supplies and vegetable seedlings are the latest target for panic buying and people in isolation keeping busy, as concerns about the Covid-19 coronavirus grow.
Local government leaders want councillors to be excused from turning up in person to meetings in recognition of the likely disruption of the Covid 19 virus.
Travellers passing through the new $29 million airport terminal in New Plymouth next week will find themselves immersed in the culture of the local hapū Puketapu.
WOMAD festival organisers insist that - beyond taking extra care with their personal hygiene - healthy festival-goers need only come prepared to have a good time.
A Taranaki farmer says if the government wants to plug an 'orphaned' oil well on his property it can pay for the work itself or stay off his land.
A flight school snapped up on TradeMe five years ago has taken off for the commercial arm of the Whanganui District Council.
The city is facing an infrastructure bill of hundreds of millions after years of successive councils failed to invest, the mayor says.
An ammonia leak at a South Taranaki meat processing plant - which has killed more than 1000 fish and eels - is being described as a significant environmental incident.
Emergency alerts combined with a lack of information about the wellbeing of staff caused alarm during ammonia spill at a meat processing plant.
An analysis of the $50 million repair and upgrade of the earthquake-prone Yarrow Stadium in New Plymouth reveals it has a high degree of risk.
Taranaki sports organisations are crying foul over being asked to back funding applications for the $50 million upgrade to Yarrow Stadium that they did not support in the first place.
A prominent Taranaki businessman's fall from grace is complete after he was jailed for two years and 10 months for his part in a methamphetamine supply ring.
A groundbreaking school that puts a green ethos at the centre of its learning is celebrating its opening in Taranaki today.
A Taranaki bus company is being credited with helping to kick-start a nascent cruise ship market in New Plymouth.