Monday, 5 March 2012
Waikato Police urge drivers not to become complacent following Otorohanga fatality OTOROHANGA
— The finding of a badly damaged car with a deceased driver inside was an unfortunate early morning discovery for an overseas tourist out jogging in Otorohanga on Saturday.
Saturday, 3 March 2012
Fatal Crash Near Otorohonga OTOROHANGA
— At about 0745hrs a vehicle left State Highway 3 on the western outskirts of Otorohanga and crashed.
Thursday, 5 January 2012
Fatal workplace incident OTOROHANGA
— Police and other emergency services were called to a property at Honikiwi Rd, Otorohanga about 1150 this morning 5 January 2012,
A local 48 year old farmer died while working to drop a 40 metre pine tree, using an 11 tonne excavator and a bulldozer.
Sunday, 25 December 2011
Farm Bike Accident: Maihiihi, Otorohanga District OTOROHANGA
— At about 8pm this evening a crash occurred on a rural property in Maihiihi, Otorohanga.
Friday, 8 July 2011
Cave Kids A Cool Adventure For The School Holidays OTOROHANGA
— Exploring caves and glowworms, searching for treasure, and finding fossils sounds like the stuff of movies, but Cave Kids is offering all this and more in its new 3-hour dry caving adventure in Waitomo’s Ruakuri Cave, these school holidays.
Thursday, 16 June 2011
Historic church bell recovered OTOROHANGA
— Waikato Police who were searching for a historic church bell, have recovered the item in Auckland.
Wednesday, 15 June 2011
Waikato Police fear stolen 400-year-old bell may be sold for scrap OTOROHANGA
— Waikato Police are hoping anyone offered a 400-year-old bell, stolen from an Otorohanga church, will do the right thing and contact authorities.
Friday, 18 March 2011
Cement project underway in Waitomo region OTOROHANGA
— The Perry Group have confirmed their ambitions of supplying a competitive cement option to the New Zealand market by announcing the continuation of the construction of a $25 million cement plant project in the Waitomo region.
Wednesday, 15 December 2010
Courts sanctions little deterrent to underage driver OTOROHANGA
— A boy arrested for his involvement in a so called amateur demolition derby using stolen cars appears to have been unimpressed with court imposed sanctions, he simply went out and stole another car, crashing near Otorohanga this morning.
Thursday, 11 November 2010
Double fatality driver was breaching graduated licence at time of crash OTOROHANGA
— Waikato Police are urging new drivers to heed the conditions of their graduated driver licences after the second double fatality crash in the District in the past three weeks.
Wednesday, 10 November 2010
Emergency services at scene of double fatality near Otorohanga OTOROHANGA
— Emergency services are currently at the scene of a collision south east of Otorohanga that claimed the life of two people and left three people seriously injured.
Monday, 18 October 2010
Crash - SH3 Otorohanga OTOROHANGA
— Diversions are in place on SH3 northeast of Otorohanga as police and emergency services deal with a fatal crash.
Wednesday, 15 September 2010
Waitomo gunman faces 4 charges OTOROHANGA
— An Otorohanga man arrested early this morning following a series of alleged firearms offences in the King Country over recent days has been charged with a variety of offences.
Sunday, 21 March 2010
SEARCH AND RESCUE 9:30AM
Wellington Westpac Rescue Helicopter fly's Sick Tramper from the Orongorongo's OTOROHANGA
— The Wellington Based Westpac Rescue Helicopter was call early this morning the 21st Mar 10 at 12:30am to a 28yr old female from Wellington believed to be having an allergic reaction to something she had eaten.
Monday, 15 March 2010
Name release Otorohanga fatal OTOROHANGA
— Waikato Police investigating the death of an 18-year-old man in a single vehicle crash outside Otorohanga yesterday morning are investigating what part speed and alcohol played in the incident.
Sunday, 14 March 2010
Fatal crash on bridge near Otorohanga OTOROHANGA
— A single vehicle overturned on a one lane bridge near Mangawhero (Otorohanga).
Friday, 16 January 2009
One dead after three motorcycles crash into tanker OTOROHANGA
— At about 13.35 p.m.
Thursday, 15 January 2009
Serious Crash in Waikato District, 1:55pm OTOROHANGA
— A tanker and 3 motorcyclists have been involved in a serious crash on Te Kawa Road, Otorohanga.
Thursday, 3 April 2008
Road closed after truck crash OTOROHANGA
— As a result of a truck leaving the road at Main North Road, Otorohanga, the road is having to be closed while the truck is recovered.
Tuesday, 12 February 2008
Zero unemployment an achievable goal OTOROHANGA
— The Mayor of Otorohanga, Dale Williams, discussed his town’s successful youth employment initiatives with the Turangi-Tongariro Community Board last week.
Tuesday, 4 December 2007
Rural community thinks globally, acts locally OTOROHANGA
— When Welshman Matt Foulkes moved into the small farming community of Arohena, near Otorohanga, he naturally wanted to know who was coming to pick up his rubbish and recycling.
Saturday, 21 July 2007
Fatal and Serious Crashes OTOROHANGA
— 19:30 20-07-2007 - Waikato rural police were kept busy last night attending concurrent serious crashes, one of which turned fatal.