Owners tried to pen in dogs using a mattress base and a wheelie bin, before savage attacks on two women.
Staff at Pak 'n Save Hastings have got behind Movember not only raising funds but also urging people to get to their doctors and get checked out.
Havelock North's community Christmas lunch needs support to ensure those in need or on their own at Christmas have a place to go.
Floating between piles of logs and freight ships, a large grey visitor from Polynesia looked at home docked at Napier Port over the weekend.
World War Two pilot Max Collett's contribution was acknowledged by France when he was awarded the Legion of Honour.
Anjan Banerjee believes decision not to prosecute school makes it look like son's death was his own fault.
Surfing NZ promises to even up male and female nation champs categories if more women come forward to compete.
Earthquake risk report shows city's heritage art deco architecture is "more robust than initially thought".
A doctor facing charges of stupefying patients has name suppression for now.
The co-founder of juice company Charlie's is in a legal tussle with Hawke's Bay architect Andy Coltart over a multi-million dollar property development.
Singer Debbie Harwood 'knew somehow' that her new friends Nigel and Cynthia Charlton were among the dead on Fox Glacier.
Hawke's Bay basketball franchise has had a $58,000 venue debt written off.
Police still trying to find driver of blue car that may have played part in triple fatality crash
Victim has been traumatised for 17 years knowing her attacker had not been found
Four men caught after running from crashed van containing stolen motorbike
Napier police are appealing for sightings of two people who fled in their victim's car after the robbery.
Police allege Hawke's Bay doctor stupefied a patient before indecently assaulting him in a darkened surgical room.
Sea level report "highlights beyond any doubt that we have an issue", says city's mayor.
A former Alliance candidate in Napier pleads guilty over a "very acrimonious" dispute.
A prolific conman extradited from Australia to face charges over ripping off $1m from investors is in Napier.
Port Ahuriri Bowling club is preparing to close its gates for the final time, ending a 102 year history in Napier.
Hawke's Bay regional councillors lash out at figures showing low attendance rates.
Hastings District Council will hold a meeting next week with the aim of creating a steering committee to form a Hastings Menz Shed.
The annual White Ribbon ride is due to arrive in Napier on Tuesday encouraging men to take a stand against violence towards women.
A lockout of Wairoa freezing workers was illegal, a court ruling says.
Manufacturer says cause of the fault is unlikely to be known for weeks.
Seized computer showed how Napier man illegally traded in ivory.
Kiwi cellar door staff cannot simply "pour and hope" model when selling wine, businessman says.
Judge says paedophile's age and infirmity would provide increased opportunity for him to offend.
US owner of Selaks and Nobilo Estate will close its West Auckland bottling plant and move into a prime spot.