33 days ago

Body found in stolen van on Gordonton Road

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

Do you know anything about this incident?
A man's body was found inside a Hiace van on Gordonton Road, and police think the vehicle is linked to "a serious incident" in Raglan early on Friday.
Police are asking for any sightings of or information about the White 2017 Toyota Hiace - which had earlier been stolen.
It is thought to have travelled from Whaanga Road, Raglan, to Gordonton Road early on Friday morning.
Police were told about an incident on Whaanga Road around 3.20am.
A couple camping at Manu Bay described being told to come out with their hands up at 4.30am, as police searched for a suspect.
Police told them there had been a shooting and the suspect was at large.
Read more here and, if you can help police, ring 07 858 6200 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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14 hours ago

Councillor's faux park in disability spot

Libby Wilson Reporter from Hamilton Press

Hamilton City councillor Siggi Henry has come under fire for parking badly in a disabled parking spot at Hamilton Gardens.
Henry has since apologised and said she had "no excuse".
She hates being late and had been rushing to a citizenship ceremony, she said.
Henry is standing again in this council election, in the west ward.
Read more here.

7 hours ago

📈 Market Update August 2019 📈

Tim from Pukete

Here are some interesting sales stats for the Hamilton housing market. The median sale price reached a massive $575,000! 💰 For the right price would you consider selling your home? 🏡 Contact me for a FREE appraisal today📱 Tim.clarke@eves.co.nz

13 hours ago

Soft plastic recycling bins are back

Paul Reporter from Stuff

Hi neighbours, soft plastic recycling bins are coming back.

The Love NZ Soft Plastic Recycling Scheme, which was suspended in 2018, has returned to Auckland and Hamilton and, as of October, will be back in Wellington too.

It can get confusing trying to keep track of what to recycle, what not to recycle, and what's just rubbish.

To read more, click here.

Here's what you can and can't put in soft plastic recycling bins.