The Taranaki Mountain Airs basketball team couldn't have scripted a better home send-off for retiring veteran Aaron Baily-Nowell aka 'Aunty'. Cellar-dwellers last season, the New Plymouth-based side last night qualified in top spot for this year's playoffs dispatching the Nelson Giants 98-67 - cueing wild scenes at a sold out TSB Stadium. Our Taranaki Whanganui reporter Robin Martin went along. [embed] https://players.brightcove.net/6093072280001/default_default/index.html?videoId=6310458804112
Women's rugby stars are wowing Whangārei. The Welsh, Scottish, Japanese, Canadian, USA and Italian teams have arrived in town. They lace up their boots for the first World Cup matches in Northland this weekend. Sam Olley reports.
As you heard earlier, twelve recent cases of hepatitis A have prompted Foodstuffs to recall some of its frozen berry products while an investigation into the source of the illness takes place. Although New Zealand does produce its own berries, most are eaten fresh, while the frozen supply comes...
The Finance Minister has launched an all out assault on National's plan to slash the top tax rate, after unveiling the state of the government's books. The latest Treasury update shows the Crown accounts are in a much better than expected financial position. But Grant Robertson focused much of...