November 12, 2017

Embrace the Future member Cory Newport will be brushing up on his gaming skills ahead of the Ngaruawāhia Retro Gaming Olympics.

Old school games are making a comeback in Ngāruawāhia.​ Youth group Embrace the Future is hosting the Ngāruawāhia Retro Gaming Olympics on Nov...

November 3, 2017

Georgia Mannion, left, Libby Robson and Jada Potter are three students creating items to sell at the Te Kauwhata Primary School Wild and Wonderful gala with PTA member Lauren Hughes as part of the organising group.

All things zany will be featured at this year's Te Kauw...

October 30, 2017

Huntly Speedway vice president Fiona Wallbank, left, committee member Allan Powell and caretaker Max MacLaren are part of the busy team working hard before the season starts on November 4.

This year's Huntly Speedway season opening night is set to be a "bigger and bette...

October 23, 2017

The mural in Huntly celebrates local rugby league heroes Wairangi Koopu, Tawera Nikau and Lance Hohaia.

Huntly rugby league legends have been recognised by featuring in a large mural as part of the lead up to the Rugby League World Cup.Tawera Nikau, Lance Hohaia and Wai...

October 16, 2017

Timara Rapana has to think about Christmas decorations early this year as she is in the midst of planning Huntly's end of year event with a new committee.

A change of hands has meant the traditional float parade won't be featured at Huntly's Christmas event this year....

October 1, 2017

Manager of the Te Kauwhata Automotive Services Ltd. Sunil Kumar, right, and store workers Davinder Kaur and Aman Sidhu have made a name for themselves in the community.

Sunil Kumar has become a well-loved member of the Te Kauwhata community. As manager of Te Kauwhata Au...

September 25, 2017

Ngāruawāhia Moko Club manager Paretakaka Jefferies, left, and Ngāruawāhia High School Board of Trustees member Elaine Preston say the Moko Club has uplifted the neighbourhood with the use of the night time lights.

Once upon a time it was a scary thought walking down Ngā...

September 25, 2017

Ohinewai School caretaker Allan Powell is the man behind keeping the grounds spick and span.

He's only required to be at the Ohinewai School five days of the working week. Yet Allan Powell is often there on his days off. He's there checking that everything is in place a...

September 18, 2017

Rugby fanatic Jahstice Harris Matthews is looking forward to competing in the Halberg Junior Disability Games for a second time.

Nothing gets in the way of 10-year old Jahstice Harris Matthews who is set to compete in this year's Halberg Junior Disability Games.
The you...

September 12, 2017

Waikato District Council cemetery officer Deidre MacDonald has a big job looking after more than 20 cemeteries in the district.


Cemeteries; they're a vital part of any community. 

There's a lot of work involved in managing them.

As cliche as it sounds, for Waikato Distri...

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