Police investigating the murder of Denver Chance have located his vehicle.
The vehicle was found yesterday afternoon hidden at the scene of the same address in Kingseat where a body was located.
Formal identification is yet to take place, so we are... Continue reading »
Waihi’s Warm Up Party for Beach Hop is coming on Wednesday 27 March. There’ll be hundreds of classic cars and hot rods downtown, bands playing through town, trophies for the best classic car and hot rod, the Gold FM Drag Race at 12.30 (get your team... Continue reading »
Ngatea people power has caused the Hauraki District Council to do a U-turn on an option they decided on for the proposed Ngatea Library project.
A public meeting is being held at the Ngatea War Memorial Hall at 7 pm this Wednesday. Everyone is... Continue reading »
Victoria Street Motors, Waihi has reopened.
Glen Ashton is committed to providing honest, reliable auto services at reasonable prices.
Glenn has the experience to make sure your vehicle is well maintained year round. It's the maintenance... Continue reading »
Thames Valley Rugby Union Liaison and Resource Coach Don Edgecombe caught up with Brian Gentil on the Gold FM Breakfast Show with a wrap-up report on all the rugby played across last weekend.
The 6 Nations Competition had some interesting results... Continue reading »
Can you please help? This beautiful cat has been missing from his Waihi, Orchard Road home since about last Thursday.
Somebody reported seeing a cat like 'Jupiter' deceased on the side of Parry Palm Avenue on Saturday afternoon.His family... Continue reading »
It was our very great pleasure to taste test Waihi Beach Bakery Hot Cross Buns before they were sent off to Wellington to compete in the Great Hot Cross Bun Competition run by the Bakery Industry Association of New Zealand.
Murray, Lena and the team... Continue reading »
The owners of a Waihi Beach property are disappointed and concerned that someone went onto their property last Wednesday and stole four Phoenix roebelenii (dwarf date palms) from a very private area of their back garden.
The palms have been... Continue reading »
State Highway 2 through the Karangahake Gorge will be closed for Asphalt Resurfacing works between 8 pm and 5 am tonight, tomorrow night and Wednesday nights.
There’ll be a full closure between Karangahake Village (School Road) and Waitawheta Road... Continue reading »
One person died following a tragic accident at Pauanui Beach yesterday afternoon.
Police were called to the scene about 3.50 pm.
The person, a teenager, is understood to have been seriously injured in a boating incident where people were being... Continue reading »
Police investigating the disappearance of Denver Chance have made a significant breakthrough in the past few hours.
Just after 7pm this evening, a 41 year-old Kingseat man was arrested by Police, outside a Mt Eden bar.
This man will appear in the... Continue reading »
Doreen McLeod from Waihi Art Centre and Museum spoke with Brian Gentil about their latest exhibition, Nambassa Revisited - 40 Years On. It’s a growing display as people pull out their memorabilia to share with others who were at the three day... Continue reading »
Waihi St John Op Shop Reopens
The Waihi St John Op Shop is reopening tomorrow, Saturday, March 10.
The shop has been closed for building renovations and is now ready to sell pre-loved goods at bargain prices.
The official reopening is at 9.30 am... Continue reading »
The Waihi Beach Community Centre is the recipient of a healthy cheque of $2,350 from the Harcourts Foundation. Greg Sheppard, General Manager of Harcourts Gold Star Real Estate and staff from Harcourts Gold Star Real Estate Waihi Beach delivered big... Continue reading »
Don Edgecombe, Thames Valley Rugby Union Liaison and Resource Coach, caught up with Brian Gentil to look at all the rugby action happening this weekend.
There’s another round of 6 Nations and Round 4 of the Super Rugby, where the New Zealand teams... Continue reading »
Police will be reviewing CCTV footage from Waihi New World after a member of the public wrote on social media she thought she saw missing Auckland man Denver Chance there.
The woman, a merchandiser, remembered seeing a man who looked like Mr Chance... Continue reading »
Police have confirmed that a 44-year-old woman has been charged with unlawful possession of a firearm and reckless discharge of a firearm following an incident in Bellevue, Tauranga, this morning.
A person was reported to have discharged a firearm... Continue reading »
Emergency services, fire crews and several fire appliances are at the scene of a large fire said to have started in plastic bales located outside at a recycling plant near Thames.
The fire was first reported to the Fire Service at 2.33 pm this... Continue reading »
Police are speaking with one person following a report of a firearm being discharged in Bellevue, Tauranga.
Police were called to the scene about 8:45am.
Bellevue Primary School was in voluntary lockdown for a short time and cordons were in place.... Continue reading »
Police investigating the disappearance of Denver Chance have established that his car was seen in Waihi on the night he disappeared.
The 43-year-old was last seen ten days ago.
Denver left his home in Mairangi Bay on the afternoon of Sunday... Continue reading »