Teacher who sexually offended against young girls during lessons has been sent to jail.
Teen who boasted about beating a man beyond recognition says it was an "impulsive decision".
Hawke's Bay man sent to prison after secretly filming teenage girls showering.
Hawke's Bay museum collection no closer to finding a home, with no progress on proposed storage building.
A Hawke's Bay tobacco retailer has been fined $500 after being caught selling cigarettes to a 13-year-old.
Dozens of people are believed to be working their last day at the Heinz Wattie's plant in Hastings.
Man who died after a boat overturned north of Wairoa yesterday named as Malcolm Blake.
Artist Freeman White's portraits will "hang about" for eternity, just like his subjects.
Boat carrying four people overturns off the Hawke's Bay coast, killing a man and injuring another.
Napier is to get a "pump track" after the city council agreed to spend $342,000 on the project.
Magpies centre and rheumatic fever survivor Robbie Fruean is inspiring youngsters not to give up on their dreams.
A 1934 Duesenberg originally owned by actress Carole Lombard will cruise though the streets of Napier.
The air is not as clear in Napier as previously thought and winter fires are to blame.
Production workers could be affected by Heinz Wattie's plans to cut 100 jobs in NZ, union says.
Alleged armed man who forced parts of Flaxmere into lockdown has handed himself in.
Hastings' oldest building is making room for a retail space made from converted shipping containers.
Police have released the name of the Hawke's Bay motorcyclist killed after a collision with a truck.
Over-aggressive tourist operators are posing a threat to Napier's $20m cruise ship industry.
Hawke's Bay bay has one of the most prompt ambulance services in the country.
A man is dead after a large truck and motorcyclist crashed in Hawke's Bay this afternoon.
Earthquakes rattle Hawke's Bay coastline twice today, a day after a very widely felt tremor.
Five Hawke's Bay bars may face $5000 fines after they were found selling liquor without supplying food.
A popular Hawke's Bay's river spot is unsuitable for swimming because of the high amounts of bacteria caused by farm runoff.
Hawke's Bay couple found guilty of neglecting, assaulting foster children in their care.
Man arrested after leading police on a high-speed chase through rural Hawke's Bay early this morning.
A Napier family awoke to a teenager threatening them with a knife and demanding money.
Hastings councillors have been given a verbal slap around the ears over the conditions at the local pound.
A foster mother accused of beating and neglecting CYF children in her care says she still loves them.
Part of central Hastings blocked off to keep pedestrians away from earthquake-prone Hawke's Bay Opera House.
A woman in CYF care as a child has told a court she endured years of abuse from foster parents.
Woman dragged out of her burning home after going back to save her two cats.
Hawke's Bay Opera House had been deemed safe having survived the 1931 earthquake.
A crack at the smallgoods market pays off
A hunter's "waste not, want not" nature has seen him become something of an expert in home-kill, developing quite a range of smallgoods.
Driver whose racing opponent's crash caused a woman's death has been jailed for 3 1/2 years.
Council receives more than 1000 responses on whether some roads should revert to 100kmh limit.
There was no choice but to allow an oil and gas company to carry out seismic testing, says Napier mayor Bill Dalton.
Police have been stood down and workers allowed back into the Napier Public Library after a bomb scare.
Lucky Eriha did not live up to his name, mouthing off about Work and Income after a shooting.
Man, 70, jailed for sexually violating children as a bus driver more than 30 years ago.
Only a tragedy will prompt change for Napier's inadequately resourced police, says Garth McVicar.
Police are investigating after a 12-year-old girl was hit with a bottle and kicked in the ribs on her way to school.
Having taken the money from the till at a Waipukurau bar, driver crashed into another car and fled.
Security guards brought in to check IDs at Work and Income offices amounts to profiling, client says.
A man who spent a night in the open after his ute crashed down a 30 metre bank has died.
The first step towards mining for oil and gas near Hawke's Bay airport gets under way.
A "one size fits all" approach to growing the economy is hurting regions such as Hawke's Bay, an economist says.
A Hastings man has admitted making more than 30 child exploitation recordings.
Moments after punching a man until his fingers bled, a teenager boasted of the attack in McDonald's.
Man in critical condition after night outdoors when his ute came off the road and rolled down a bank.
Hastings and Napier city centres are in the worst shape they have been in for a decade.
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