Monday, 12 September 2011
Second body found at Lake Arapuni PUTARURU
— Searchers at Lake Arapuni near Putaruru have this morning found a body, believed to be the second fisherman who went missing on the lake two weeks ago.
Friday, 9 September 2011
SEARCH AND RESCUE 7:52PM
Body found at Lake Arapuni near Putaruru PUTARURU
— Searchers have late this afternoon found a body of a man in Lake Arapuni near Putaruru.
Thursday, 1 September 2011
SEARCH AND RESCUE 2:46PM
Search underway at Lake Ohakuri for missing fishermen PUTARURU
— Taupo Police have commenced a search operation at Lake Ohakuri near Putaruru looking for two men who have failed to return from a fishing trip last weekend.
Monday, 21 June 2010
Terms of Negotiation signed with Ngāti Korokī Kahukura and Ngāti Hauā PUTARURU
— The Crown signed Terms of Negotiation with Ngāti Korokī Kahukura and Ngāti Hauā at Pōhara marae near Pūtāruru yesterday in a further step towards settling historical Treaty claims in the Waikato region, Minister for Treaty of Waitangi Negotiations Christopher Finlayson announced.
Sunday, 11 April 2010
Single car crash SH1 by Cambridge/Putaruru PUTARURU
— Police and Ambulance are attending a one vehicle crash along SH1 in the vicinity of where it intersects with SH29, south of the Tauranga turnoff and past the Karapiro straights.
Wednesday, 15 October 2008
Creative solutions needed for Putaruru crisis PUTARURU
— The government must look at options for helping to support the Carter Holt Harvey mill in Putaruru, to avoid the loss of another 200 jobs, says Maori Party MP for Te Tai Hauauru, Tariana Turia.
Carter Holt Harvey closures a 'kick in the guts' for small town NZ PUTARURU
— Yesterday's announced closures of Carter Holt Harvey (CHH) sawmills in Mt Maunganui and Putaruru are a "kick in the guts" for the small towns, say locals.
Wednesday, 26 March 2008
Corrosive chemical spillage in Waikato closes SH1 PUTARURU
— 5am Due to a corrisive chemical spillage a section of State Highway One (SH1) north of Putaruru is currently closed.
Wednesday, 27 February 2008
Truck crash and fire near Putaruru PUTARURU
— A truck and trailer unit carrying foodstuffs has rolled and caught fire on SH1 just north of Putaruru.
Monday, 7 January 2008
Website gives progress updates on shot student PUTARURU
— A website giving progress on the condition of shot English student Matthew Purchase has been set up on the social networking site Facebook.
Sunday, 9 December 2007
Family flies to British man hit in head while shooting rabbits PUTARURU
— The family of a British man fighting for his life after being hit in the head while out shooting rabbits are flying to his bedside.
Man shot in head during rabbit shooting expedition PUTARURU
— A 21-year-old man was shot in the head during a rabbit shooting expedition near Putaruru yesterday, police said.
Friday, 23 November 2007
Fines operation stumbles upon drugs PUTARURU
— Tokoroa police and Department of Courts fines collection staff had an unexpected find while recovering fines in the Waikato town of Putaruru today.