Police confirmed they were called to the Anzco Foods plant on London St, Eltham, about 6.25am this morning. WorkSafe confirmed the death to 1 NEWS this morning. Inquiries are underway, a spokesperson said. It's understood the plant has been closed while the death is being investigated.
This month the South Taranaki District Council (STDC) is taking a roadshow around the district to find out what residents would like to see happen in some of the smaller town centres. South Taranaki Mayor Ross Dunlop says the aim of the master planning exercise is to develop a suite of actions for each town’s... Continue Reading →
Opunake born business owner Craig Baylis sat down with Bryan Vickery recently to discuss his bid for the South Taranaki mayoralty role. Baylis, a former car sales manager and his wife Jo packed up their family and moved to the District from Auckland to try their luck at the 2019 body elections. The duo believe... Continue Reading →
Residents near Taumata Park in Eltham are fed up with objects being hurled at their properties. Sheryl Vecchia who lives in the area says this has been an ongoing issue for the neighborhood for over a year and everyone is over it. My main concern is the cost of repairing the damage to my property,... Continue Reading →
Eltham has been the target of thieves over the past week, with childrens motorbikes stolen to animals uplifted from their mother and even a tandem trailer. Frustrated owners have taken to Facebook in a bid to find their stolen property, and it seems to only be getting worse. It is against the law to buy... Continue Reading →
The Survival Game is the ultimate game of tag, emulating the food chain in a forest. Participants assume the roles of herbivores (plant-eaters), omnivores (plant + meat eaters), and carnivores (meat eaters) and entire the survival zone at Rotokare for one hour. The herbivores must battle the bush to find food and water---and also escape... Continue Reading →
Eltham business owner known as Miss Paisley spent her weekend painting a mural on the side of her main Street shop. The mural is in memory of the 50 victim's who lost their lives in the Christchurch attack last Friday. Miss Paisley told stuff reporter, "I just know 10,000 cars drive past here every day... Continue Reading →
Eltham man Wade Kennedy posted to Snapchat what he thought was a bit of fun. In the video that has been viewed over 10,000 times and shared nearly 250 times, Kennedy can be seen blowing smoke into the face of a small kitten while a unknown female holds it. View the video here This has... Continue Reading →