Mayor Annette Main today said Cr Michael Laws has not formally advised her of his resignation from the Wanganui District Council.
"I have only seen media reports - I haven’t heard from Cr Laws directly," Mayor Main said.
Pahiatua’s Paul Whibley is up and running in the United States.
The Auckland Aces will welcome back New Zealand Under 19 captain Robbie O'Donnell for their trip to Nelson to take on the Central Stags in the second round of the Ford Trophy tomorrow.
Gardens at two of New Zealand’s premier heritage places have been rated as 5 Star by the New Zealand Gardens Trust.
The discovery of asbestos in Chinese-built KiwiRail locomotives has again exposed the folly of the Government’s short-sightedness in its deliberate policy of running down the railway system.
A review of the future governance arrangements of Environment Canterbury is now underway, Local Government Minister Paula Bennett and Environment Minister Amy Adams announced today.
Sachie’s Kitchen, winner of Auckland Airport’s "High Opportunity Target" (HOT) markets marketing competition, has seen impressive results since receiving the award in September last year.
Ford Motor Company of New Zealand Ltd and the Canterbury Mustang Owners’ Club Inc have confirmed that Ford New Zealand will take the role as the primary sponsor of this year’s national Mustang convention being held in Christchurch over Labour Weekend, from Friday October 24 through Monday Oct
Good news for residents in Raglan’s Lorenzen Bay -the construction of a footpath link between Simon Road and Manukau Road has been given the green light.
The Minister of Internal Affairs, Hon Peter Dunne, has announced the appointment of Maggie Burrill and Tina Wehipeihana-Wilson for a further term on the Lottery Grants Board. Mrs Burrill has been appointed for a three-year term and Ms Wehipeihana-Wilson for a two-year term.
The award-winning documentary He Toki Huna: New Zealand in Afghanistan (2013) is set to be taught to hundreds of New Zealand secondary school students, giving them an important background and analysis of our role in the controversial war beyond that offered by the mainstream media.
Environment Canterbury monitoring has shown macrophytes (aquatic plants) have flowered in Te Roto o Wairewa (Lake Forsyth) for the first time in many years.
Ngāpuhi are ready to talk to the Crown about settling, says Ngāpuhi Kuia and leader Titewhai Harawira.
A Labour government would make sure the owners of the Rena pay the full amount to clean up the Astrolabe Reef, Labour Leader David Cunliffe says.
"Three-and-a-half-years after the massive container ship ran aground, parts of the wreckage remain on the seabed.
Waitakere Police are seeking to locate Michael John Hindman.
The 54 year-old has breached his parole conditions and there is a warrant for his return to prison.
Michael Hindman is considered to be dangerous and should not be approached.
With its sixteenth dental acquisition in the first nine months of its financial year, Abano has achieved and surpassed a major milestone, with its dental group now totalling 151 practices across New Zealand and Australia.
This year’s open day at the Brook Waimarama Sanctuary offers attractions for all the family, including a guest spot by ‘The Bug Man’, Ruud Kleinpaste and an opportunity to view one of our rarest kiwi, the rowi or little spotted kiwi.
Local muscle strengthening and general aerobic fitness together with manipulation and stretching should be the core treatments for managing osteoarthritis according to a major update on guidance to healthcare professionals from the influential UK National Institute of Clinical Excellence (NICE) p
New Zealand is more ethnically diverse, tolerant and unequal than ever before. Eight-seven per cent of us now live in cities, the regions are declining… and almost nothing is as it seems.
Former sawmill site on the market for sale through receivership process
A large Rotorua industrial property owned by Tachikawa Forest Products Limited (in receivership) has been placed on the market for sale by Tachikawa’s receivers, Brendon Gibson and Grant Graham of KordaMentha.