Approval for a new $30m rest home in Wainuiomata could finally get the green light with cheaper land prices.
The Armed Offenders Squad repsonded to a report of a suspected kidnapping this afternoon.
A new Upper Hutt railway station will open early in 2016 and cost $3.5 million.
ANDREA O'NEIL - The Dominion Post
Four-storey apartment buildings and densely packed infill housing could appear in Lower Hutt.
A claim by MP Trevor Mallard that 10,000 extra vehicles would travel daily along Petone Esplanade from a Grenada link road has been rejected as "scaremongering".
Decision to drop infanticide prosecution against mentally impaired woman was made for compassionate reasons.
Two Upper Hutt council-owned community buildings serving as the homes of the Citizens Advice Bureau and Read Write Plus are earthquake risks.
Infant who died in care on Christmas Day 2008 suffered a heart attack brought on by dehydration.
A Lower Hutt retirement village is facing closure due to dwindling resident numbers.
A toddler has been transferred to Wellington Hospital's intensive care unit after being hit by a car.
A ute that crashed on State Highway 2 in Lower Hutt has been cleared.
A holiday park has become the last port of call for families trying to avoid homelessness in Upper Hutt.
Lower Hutt Foodbank is calling for funds to help with rent.
A container truck smashing smashing a store canopy is the latest incident driving Jackson St retailers to demand actionl.
Part of Hutt's old civic administration building is being demolished to make way for a $35.7m upgrade.
High stakes game
They're not short of passion for their teams, but soon one of them will be short of their trousers.
Cost-cutting at Hutt Valley District Health Board has left staff stressed and confused.
How to fit a fridge into a boot
Customer elects not to pay delivery fee, so packs stand-up fridge into the boot of his small sedan.
An online petition calling for improvements to the run down and outdated Maidstone Max Skatepark has attracted more than 100 supporters.
Reminders help turn diabetic's life around
At the rugby, at church, or on Facebook Maori and Pacific Island patients cannot avoid reminders of their Hutt Hospital appointments.
A dog owner is angry with plans to triple dog registration fees if they are not paid by the end of the month.
Man who hosted a party where a woman drowned jailed for methamphetamine dealing.
There are plans to turn the former BNZ building in Lower Hutt's High St into a multi-story apartment block.
Rat numbers have exploded in Rimutaka Forest Park, threatening native wildlife, local conservationists say.
The man regarded as the “father of the air force” has died in Lower Hutt, at the age of 91.
Upper Hutt businesses fear a housing development bordering industrial land will jeopardise employment and industry.
The driver of a train that crashed in Lower Hutt two months ago tested positive for cannabis use.
Police are anxious to locate a sick elderly Petone man who has been missing for over a week.
The massive Countdown Petone building is being offered to investors as a syndication opportunity.
Lack of communication by medical staff about a baby's deteriorating condition led to her death.
Police say anyone who saw the two cars driving around the Upper Hutt CBD yesterday.
Peter Taueki is wanted by Hutt Valley police for breaching his post-release conditions.
Book, film and music lovers owe Hutt City Libraries a collective total of almost $68,000 in overdue fines.
Hutt City Council is moving to tighten rules around cars for sale being parked on local roads.
The woman who died after being swept away by flood waters in Northland was a mother from Upper Hutt.
Re-development of Wainuiomata mall has got the nod, but locals are saving their enthusiasm until builders are on site.
New army trucks costing a combined $135 million are too heavy for New Zealand roads when bearing a full load.
Four fire crews are at the scene of a house fire in Wainiomata this morning.
Hutt athletes and spectators may be stuck with a minimally safe Petone Rec grandstand.
A parking warden attacked outside court turned the tables on his assailant, who was taken to hospital.
Hutt City Council has agreed on two areas where legal synthetic drugs can be sold.
Hutt City has declined to work with other councils in the region on a system to share information and technology.
Hutt City Council has confirmed a $5 million revamp of Avalon Park.
Brewers, publicans and restaurateurs are raising a glass to the establishment of the Petone ale trail.
Raw sewage is causing a stink for Petone business owners, the body corporate and the council.
A visit to the Unilever soap factory has revolutionised patient care at Hutt Hospital.
A homeschooled Hutt teen's anti-bullying video has got the attention of Google bosses.
Some of the most deprived areas of Lower Hutt are to get a $43 million boost.
NICHOLAS BOYACK - Hutt News
Fraser Park was the big winner in Hutt City Council's annual plan, with $6m set aside for developing the ground.
The man was flown to Wellington Hospital for treatment of moderate injuries after 2m fall.
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