‘Bee a Hero’ this September for Bee Aware Month

New Zealand's bees and beekeepers are calling on Kiwis to 'Bee a Hero' this September, as the country celebrates Bee Aware Month. Bee Aware Month...

Trampers’ efforts boost kōkako numbers

Two groups of enthusiastic Auckland trampers have become integral to the growth of the kōkako population in the North Island’s Pureora Forest. For 10 years...

No new community cases in NZ today

Ministry of Health Covid-19 update September 16, 2020 There is one new case of Covid-19 to report in New Zealand today, detected in a recent returnee...

Howick District High School brought pupils together

As Howick and districts count down to the 175th anniversary 2022, the Times continues its series by Alan La Roche giving readers a glimpse...

Locals share in the Good Stuff

TSB Good Stuff puts $250,000 behind nine brilliant ideas to benefit New Zealand communities Howick’s Dr Angela Lim and Botany’s Stephen Lyon have been recognised...

McKenzie magic kills Lions

Damian McKenzie’s magic for Waikato in killing the Wellington Lions 53-28 in Mitre 10 Cup rugby in Hamilton on Saturday was a timely reminder...

Four bodies, one suspect, no trace

Michael Harrison thinks he has it all: a great career, good friends and a beautiful fiancee. But when his stag night prank goes horribly wrong,...

Three new imported cases of Covid-19

Ministry of Health Covid-19 update September 15, 2020 There are three new cases of COVID-19 to report in New Zealand today – all detected in recent...

Weeding at Mangemangeroa Valley Reserve gets underway

Now that spring has arrived, so have the longer hours of day which indicate to plants, but particularly weeds, that it is now time...

Police issue warning as phone scams rise

Police are warning the public to be vigilant and wary of calls from phone scammers following a rise in complaints recently which have seen...


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