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BYO meals to council

Hutt City Councillor Campbell Barry reckons his colleagues should bring their own meals to meetings.

A Lower Hutt councillor reckons he and his colleagues should ditch the catering and pack or buy their own lunches.

Big jams on SH1

Commuters can expect a long journey out of Wellington.

A crash is causing significant delays for commuters leaving Wellington city.

Porirua - a doggie destination?

Porirua has a dog population of nine dogs for every 100 people.

Resident calls for dedicated dog park that could be "a jewel in city's crown".

No new cases of measles

Symptoms of measles include high fever, cough, runny nose, sore red eyes and a blotchy red rash which starts on the face ...

Disease appears not to be spreading in Wellington thanks to vaccine, health officials say.

Cyclists lucky to be alive

An artist's impression of what the section of the proposed cycle/walking trail between Wellington and Melling might look ...

A Belmont commuter wants a dangerous section of State Highway 2 added to the proposed cycle/walkway between Wellington City and Melling.

Death after Hawke's Bay crash

A man has died in Hawke's Bay Hospital after a Sunday evening crash in Waipawa. (File photo)

Driver dies after car crashes into fence on Waipawa road.

Boxing and brotherhood explored in play

Riverside Kings is the directorial debut for Natano Keni and tells the story of boxer Peni returning to his family in ...

"It's a crazy but really rewarding experience to have."

Maori remains return home

A powhiri for the 2005 return of toi moko - Maori heads - at Te Papa (File photo).

After being stolen for overseas audiences, 59 Maori and Moriori remains have come home.

Wellington

BYO meals to council

Hutt City Councillor Campbell Barry reckons his colleagues should bring their own meals to meetings.

A Lower Hutt councillor reckons he and his colleagues should ditch the catering and pack or buy their own lunches.

Big jams on SH1

Commuters can expect a long journey out of Wellington.

A crash is causing significant delays for commuters leaving Wellington city.

Wairarapa

The 'Russian roulette' highway video

Terry Trotman says the area is an accident waiting to happen.

Resident says "someone's going to get creamed" thanks to the blind corners and 70kmh speed limit of SH2.

Standstill looms for capital buses

Masterton companyTranzit is the preferred bidder to take over 60 per cent of Wellington's bus services.

Commuter chaos could be on the way as Wellington's bus drivers reject pay offer from new boss and threaten to strike.

Porirua

Missing Porirua man found

Kapiti-Mana Police found 49-year-old John Griffen safe and well on Sunday.

John Griffen, who had been missing since Saturday, was found safe and well.

Gran attacked in Porirua

Police are investigating a home invasion in Porirua. (File photo)

A grandmother has been assaulted by a young girl following a fracas outside her home north of Wellington.

Kapiti

New housing set to 'warp' Kapiti

The Ngarara subdivision beside Te Moana Rd, Waikanae Beach. The first stage, comprising 55 homes, could be finished by ...

Massive 850-lot development in Waikanae could be just the start, says mayor.

Standstill looms for capital buses

Masterton companyTranzit is the preferred bidder to take over 60 per cent of Wellington's bus services.

Commuter chaos could be on the way as Wellington's bus drivers reject pay offer from new boss and threaten to strike.

Hutt Valley

BYO meals to council

Hutt City Councillor Campbell Barry reckons his colleagues should bring their own meals to meetings.

A Lower Hutt councillor reckons he and his colleagues should ditch the catering and pack or buy their own lunches.

Cyclists lucky to be alive

An artist's impression of what the section of the proposed cycle/walking trail between Wellington and Melling might look ...

A Belmont commuter wants a dangerous section of State Highway 2 added to the proposed cycle/walkway between Wellington City and Melling.

Hawke's Bay

Death after Hawke's Bay crash

A man has died in Hawke's Bay Hospital after a Sunday evening crash in Waipawa. (File photo)

Driver dies after car crashes into fence on Waipawa road.

Hastings bar's licence threatened

The Cru bar, Hastings.

Owner of The Cru bar in Hastings says recent bad behaviour is 'an aberration'

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