Taupo News #103 – Week Ending 14th July 2019


Second arrest in Taupo attempted robbery
Please attribute to Detective Sergeant Andy Livingstone, Taupo CIB: Police has arrested a second person in relation to the attempted robbery of a …

Aggravated robbery of Taupo jeweller
Please attribute to Detective Sergeant Andy Livingstone, Taupo CIB: Police are appealing for information following an aggravated robbery in Taupo …

Taupo pair over come poor start
By their own admission, the Taupo pair of Wendy Green and Lynette McIntosh “started like idiots” but finished with the champion of champions …

Volcano earthquake report for Sunday, 14 Jul 2019
… mag 1.4), Spurr (2 quakes between mag 1.3-2.3), Taupo (65 quakes between mag 1.0-3.8), Theistareykjarbunga (2 quakes between mag 0.8-1.2), …

Campion’s victory over Flaxmere a highlight
Campion’s win against Flaxmere was their first at the tourney since Patrick Murphy’s team beat Tauhara College of Taupo 64-59 at Centennial Hall, …

Boxing: Pig hunter challenges the champ
Coach Powell Marshall of Nuki’s Taupo Boxing Gym says people are taking notice of Jayden because in the six fights between the two Golden Gloves, …

End of the runway? Struggling regional airports could get Govt bailout
Those “at risk”, he said, were Kaitaia, Kerikeri, Whangarei, Whakatane, Taupo, Whanganui, Masterton, Westport, Hokitika, Timaru and the Chatham …

Water quality monitoring continues on Lake Taupo
Daily monitoring of up to 25 sites on Lake TaupÅ and the Waikato River continues following the wastewater washout on Lake Terrace last Tuesday.

A plea for information from police in Waikato – about an armed robbery at a Taupo jewellery store
A number of watches were stolen on Monday after a display cabinet was smashed at the shop on Tamamutu Street. A staff member chased a man and …

Wild weather lashes country causing lightning strikes, power outages and fierce winds
A spate of severe weather is causing carnage across New Zealand today as lightning strikes, power outages and gale-force winds cause havoc …