Read more about the article Impromtu race entertains
Paeroa by 1901 - a typical Monday morning. Miners from the Ohinemuri districts leaving for work after coming to Paeroa on Saturday. Photo: SUPPLIED

Impromtu race entertains

As part of a Valley Profile series, MEGHAN HAWKES searches through old newspapers to bring you the stories Thames Valley locals once read about themselves. 1875An impromptu race between steamers…

Read more about the article Wetland clarity needed – WRC
Wetland planting at Ngatea. Photo: SUPPLIED/WRC

Wetland clarity needed – WRC

Waikato Regional Council is calling for further clarity to proposed amendments to wetland regulations as part of the government’s ‘Essential Freshwater’ package.The government released Managing our wetlands: A discussion document…