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City planning brewing bonanza

Kerry Gray, left, and Karl Hayes, of Te Aro Brewing which will move to Upper Hutt in March.

How Upper Hutt is making moves to be the craft beer hub of the Wellington region.

Forgotten for 48 hours

A holding cell at Masterton District Court. There was a toilet and a drinking fountain, but no toilet paper.

"Like torture", says lawyer of man left in a court cell over weekend, with no food.

Two-car crash north of capital

The aftermath of a two-car crash on SH1 at Waikanae, north of Wellington

A serious crash on the Kapiti Coast has SH1 caused traffic delays north of Wellington on Tuesday..

Long wait over for NCEA video

A difficult MCAT algebra exam and the November 14 earthquake did not stop Luke Roeven getting excellence endorsement in ...

Wellington student Luke Roeven was one of thousands checking their results with trepidation.

Running dynamo in hospice

International marathon runner Bernie Portenski is facing cancer with her trademark smile.

Irrepressible Wellington athlete Bernie Portenski is still smiling, even as she plans her funeral.

Commonsense needed on pipes

Hastings Mayor and Local Government New Zealand president Lawrence Yule says his council pays for lateral pipe failures ...

Other councils don't charge homeowners for pipe repairs beyond property lines, so why does Wellington?

Is Bard's Globe coming here? video

151010, news, photo: Supplied, Dargaville & Districts News, Shakespeare - who's playing company erected the first Globe ...

All the world's a stage - and Wellington could soon be a major player.

Engineers say Queensgate is safe

05122016 Photo: FAIRFAX NZ
A section of Queensgate Mall comes down.

Engineers happy with Queensgate Mall.

Wellington

Long wait over for NCEA video

A difficult MCAT algebra exam and the November 14 earthquake did not stop Luke Roeven getting excellence endorsement in ...

Wellington student Luke Roeven was one of thousands checking their results with trepidation.

Running dynamo in hospice

International marathon runner Bernie Portenski is facing cancer with her trademark smile.

Irrepressible Wellington athlete Bernie Portenski is still smiling, even as she plans her funeral.

Wairarapa

'Petrified' by prospect of no home video

Catherine Ju and her family are saying goodbye to Masterton after being unable to find a place to rent.

Renters in the provinces suffer as homes snapped up.

Wairarapa claim first-innings points

Ryan McCone, here playing for Canterbury, couldn't stop H-K falling to a first-innings defeat to Wairarapa.

Horowhenua-Kapiti hit its highest score of the season in first-innings loss.

Porirua

Who'd steal a kid's rabbit?

Josh likes to tell Snowball stories.

Eagle-eyed neighbour to the rescue after thieves take autistic boy's pet.

Top courses beckon

Ryan Waller, who will be playing interclub golf for Judgeford's top side in 2017.

Judgeford Golf Club players can't wait to get on the green at some of the region's top courses.

Kapiti

Two-car crash north of capital

The aftermath of a two-car crash on SH1 at Waikanae, north of Wellington

A serious crash on the Kapiti Coast has SH1 caused traffic delays north of Wellington on Tuesday..

One critical after crash

The crash happened shortly before 10am on Tuesday at SH1, near the intersection of Otaki Gorge Rd.

Three people are injured, one critically, after a serious crash on SH1 near Otaki.

Hutt Valley

City planning brewing bonanza

Kerry Gray, left, and Karl Hayes, of Te Aro Brewing which will move to Upper Hutt in March.

How Upper Hutt is making moves to be the craft beer hub of the Wellington region.

Engineers say Queensgate is safe

05122016 Photo: FAIRFAX NZ
A section of Queensgate Mall comes down.

Engineers happy with Queensgate Mall.

Hawke's Bay

Is Bard's Globe coming here? video

151010, news, photo: Supplied, Dargaville & Districts News, Shakespeare - who's playing company erected the first Globe ...

All the world's a stage - and Wellington could soon be a major player.

Fishing ban for poachers

Hune Tapiata and Levi Kenrick were caught with 223 paua on Waimarama Road.

Poacher said his car was 'in the bush in pieces' but fishery officers weren't fooled

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