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Trapped for 3 weeks

Animal welfare inspector Gina Kemp carries Storm out from the ravine.

For three weeks a dog was trapped at the bottom of a ravine unable to get out as the fall had left it completely blind.

Road opponents band together

A Wellington lobby group fears a similar proposal to the controversial Basin flyover could be on the cards.

Lobby group formed amid fears of another central Wellington flyover plan.

Mall meeting draws hundreds

Plans to redevelop Johnsonville Shopping Centre have been in the pipeline for years, with residents fed up with the slow ...

"What should the beating heart of the northern suburbs is on life support."

Budget boost for burglary victims video

The Government has announced plans to help repeat burglary victims secure their properties.

With Kiwis unsatisfied about how few burglaries are solved, Government will help provide locks and security lights for up to 14,000 homes.

Capital's economic boss steps aside

Wellington Regional Economic Development Agency chief executive 
Chris Whelan will step down and take on an advisory ...

Chris Whelan will no longer lead Wellingon's economic development agency.

More police caught speeding

More than 100 police vehicles were caught speeding without justification from January to March.

More than 100 police vehicles were caught speeding in first three months of 2017.

Old-school tech saves the day

When technology failed, a judge improvised in traditional fashion.

Courtroom audio link fails, so judge holds up signs for prisoner to read.

Lost records frustrate mothers

Maggie Wilkinson, now in her 70s and living in the Coromandel, tried to take on the Anglican church over her baby's ...

Women whose babies were taken from them continue fight for justice in Parliament.

Wellington

Road opponents band together

A Wellington lobby group fears a similar proposal to the controversial Basin flyover could be on the cards.

Lobby group formed amid fears of another central Wellington flyover plan.

Mall meeting draws hundreds

Plans to redevelop Johnsonville Shopping Centre have been in the pipeline for years, with residents fed up with the slow ...

"What should the beating heart of the northern suburbs is on life support."

Wairarapa

Train improvements delayed

A planned upgrade of the Hutt Valley rail line has been put on hold while funding is sought.

Upgrades to Wellington's commuter trains have been put on ice while the council searches for $30m.

Masterton backs unified council

Waiata House, where the hearings were held, is in stark architectural contrast to the Martinborough Hotel, where ...

Bulk of submissions in favour of Wairarapa super-council at latest hearings.

Porirua

Trapped for 3 weeks

Animal welfare inspector Gina Kemp carries Storm out from the ravine.

For three weeks a dog was trapped at the bottom of a ravine unable to get out as the fall had left it completely blind.

Old-school tech saves the day

When technology failed, a judge improvised in traditional fashion.

Courtroom audio link fails, so judge holds up signs for prisoner to read.

Kapiti

Kiwi keeps Jeeps going forever video

Tony Comber with his latest Jeep.

They were the workhorses of the US Army, and Tony Comber loves them to bits.

Train improvements delayed

A planned upgrade of the Hutt Valley rail line has been put on hold while funding is sought.

Upgrades to Wellington's commuter trains have been put on ice while the council searches for $30m.

Hutt Valley

Train improvements delayed

A planned upgrade of the Hutt Valley rail line has been put on hold while funding is sought.

Upgrades to Wellington's commuter trains have been put on ice while the council searches for $30m.

Child secretly drugged

The woman was sentenced to home detention after secretly drugging her daughter.

Mum took home an anti-psychotic drug from hospital and hid it in daughter's yoghurt, causing serious side-effects.

Hawke's Bay

Doug Bracewell sentenced

Black Cap Doug Bracewell with his lawyer Ron Mansfield outside Hastings District Court after the cricketer was sentenced ...

Black Caps player's third drink-driving offence a "hiccup" triggered by panicked call from his partner.

New chief for HB Regional Council

Hawke's Bay Regional Council's new ceo James Palmer

Bay man James Palmer to take role held by Andrew Newman.

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