An out-of-control car pinned a teenage girl against a shop window as she waited at a bus stop in Lower Hutt’s main street.
A man has been jailed for four-and-a-half years for using up his former partner's father's inheritance.
Wairarapa and Hutt DHBs will again have their own chief executives after three 'disaster' years.
Specialists say privatisation of Wellington lab services lacks "robust financial analysis".
Wildcats, Young Guns offer smashing prize
Raffle winners this week will find themselves behind the wheel in Te Marua's demolition derby.
Bowls Upper Hutt no longer plans to build an enclosed roof over an eight-rink playing green on Exchange St.
It came as no surprise Friday night was a busy one for doctors and nurses at Hutt Hospital's emergency department.
An Upper Hutt man has been charged with murder over the stabbing of mother of two Sherena Williams.
A leaky Hutt Valley school is to get two new classrooms.
Seaview Marina in the Hutt Valley could go under the hammer.
Delays are expected on State Highway 2 into Wellington after a logging truck got two flat tyres.
Homicide investigation launched into death of Sherena Williams, 24, who was stabbed at a Hutt Valley party and later died.
Hutt council to enforce dog ban
It's a bylaw in Lower Hutt that has a bark worse than its bite.
Demolishing 54 earthquake-prone state house in Lower Hutt is a reasonable course of action, says the local Labour MP.
Man's best friend is not welcome on Petone's main street.
A street that was once notorious as a Mongrel Mob stronghold is now turning into a middle-class dream.
Manuel Dalton brings the gym to you
Monday, Wednesday and Friday lunchtime workouts go on the road.
Greg Perkins shrugs off the many hours he has put into organising the Great Wellington Truck and Transport Show.
Surveys show Wellington region's businesses are generally in favour of changing local government.
New Health Board rules have denied a woman post-cancer breast reconstruction due to her weight.
Move could be 'quite emotive'
Lower Hutt is looking at taking a leaf from Gareth Morgan's book. Will cat owners rise up?
Hutt City Council may increase rates by 1.8 per cent and increase its debt projections to pay for planned projects.
A 25-year-old woman is being rescued after she fell into a water reservoir in Upper Hutt.
A scrub fire is burning in Upper Hutt tonight, with a large number of firefighters at the blaze.
Smartphones give voice to street info
WelTec students devise a smartphone app to help the visually impaired get information on their surroundings.
A man flips his ute three times then smashes into an unoccupied former dairy in Stokes Valley.
A Lower Hutt circuit board manufacturer is to close, union says.
A family home has been destroyed by a fire in Lower Hutt.
Naenae in Wellington is to lose its only bank, and NZ Post wants to franchise out its services.
A shortage of plastic surgeons at Hutt Hospital has led to a stricter referral criteria being put in place.
Hutt Valley had the highest rate of family violence in the Wellington district in December.
The well-worn grooves of Hutt Valley hearts are being broadcast from a vinyl wonderland deep in Wainuiomata.
Historian Ben Schrader is convinced it is only a matter of time before people will come to recognise Naenae's unique heritage.
Residents of more than 400 Hutt Valley homes face longer walk to the bus, as service cuts recommended.
Neighbours report seeing a man dead in a driveway in Lower Hutt, as homicide inquiry gets underway.
Building activity has gone into overdrive in Lower Hutt.
A newly refitted movie theatre will open in Upper Hutt, more than a year after the Ascot Cinema closed.
A Wainuiomata driver is crying foul after being snapped by a speed camera seven times in less than a month.
Woman pleads not guilty to murder of Lower Hutt man Matthew Stevens, eliciting sobs in court.
A three-car nose to tail crash in Upper Hutt is slowing commuter traffic to Wellington this morning.
Toxic algae has spoiled the plans of those wanting to cool off with a dip in the Hutt River.
5-week-old cat passes out in carer's arms
People are calling this act of animal cruelty "shocking stuff", "gutless" and "pretty stupid".
Dog owners have been warned to keep their animals away from the Hutt River after toxic algae were found in it.
Work has started on replacement of the Upper Hutt railway station.
Hollywood has been in Upper Hutt for initial shooting for of Disney production Pete's Dragon.
Demand for more patrols on rural road after crash kills 19-year-old Antonio Puhia, injures three others.
When Ben Tumata set up a Facebook page to share a passion for hunting, he never expected almost 80,000 followers.
Knights and knaves, the time hath cometh for ye to assemble yonder at Harcourt Park, for 'tis the season for jousting.
A $65-million laboratory for the Ministry for Primary Industries is under construction in Upper Hutt.
Thousands of people thronged Petone’s foreshore to enjoy a little bit of history today.
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