The man accused of stealing a wallet and phone from Waihi man Henry Pere, as he was suffering a fatal aneurysm in Seddon Street, failed to show up at a court appearance in Waihi yesterday.
Police have issued a warrant to arrest 26 year old Napier... Continue reading »
A 67 year old health worker from Thames whose job was moved 100 kms away and told to accept the change or leave has received a more substantial payout after the Waikato District Health Board appealed an Employment Relations Authority case which... Continue reading »
Paeroa man Posini Munu has been found not guilty of three charges including an alleged attack involving petrol on his former partner Darlene Fenton while she was at her Paeroa home on August 20.The charges stem from two separate incidents at their... Continue reading »
Refusing to pay a tax bill of almost $1.5 million has landed Waihi farmer Ewan Malcolm Campbell a jail sentence.
The 51 year old faced 59 charges of evading or attempting to evade the assessment or payment of tax. He had not filed GST, PAYE or... Continue reading »
A man who has previously been convicted and jailed for indecently exposing himself at Coromandel beaches admitted to doing it again when he appeared in the Hamilton District Court yesterday.
Michael Bruce Bell was jailed for two months last year... Continue reading »
Michael Te Aroha Kohinga, the 55 year old man who lay in wait and attacked a Waihi business owner last year, has been sentenced to a minimum of seven years imprisonment for robbery, four years imprisonment for burglary and three years for attempted... Continue reading »
A Waihi man who tried to justify his paua poaching with a customary permit reserved for Maori has been fined in court.
The Ministry of Primary Industries say the man was caught with 24 shucked paua on December 7.
The daily limit is 10.
MPI says the... Continue reading »