A Wainuiomata woman who defrauded ACC of more than $200,000 has been sentenced to home detention.
The preferred route for the new Petone-Grenada Link Road recognises the environmental, community and social value of the Korokoro Valley, NZ Transport Agency Wellington highways manager Rod James says.
Hutt City Council housing units could be sold to pay off debt.
An Indian family have suffered years of harassment and police say it is hard not to conclude it is racially motivated.
Deep suspicion permeated the Hutt City councillors' debate about the future of water supply company Capacity.
Train services have been suspended after a vehicle struck a rail bridge at Pomare.
'Im-Able' system helping stroke victims
A Lower Hutt company's games system for stroke victims could soon become part of programmes worldwide.
Lower Hutt Mayor Ray Wallace is rallying his allies discuss how to put a stop to super-cities.
Residents are continuing to fight plans for a $120 million retirement village in Petone.
A cyclist has been taken to hospital with moderate injuries after a collision with a car.
Ten massive trees bordering the astro turfs at Maidstone Park are to be cut down.
A disabled 52-year-old woman has been missing since lunchtime on Monday.
A curious aspect of the debate on the future of the two halls is the name of the new facility.
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A ratepayers' group is criticising a council's "spending spree" ahead of a possible merger.
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Police believe a body found in Naenae yesterday could be that of a missing autistic man.
Crashes affected the morning commute for motorists heading to Wellington on State Highways 1 and 2.
A motorcylist has come off worse in a collision between his bike and a truck and trailer carrying a digger on the Rimutaka Hill Road.
More than a hundred New Zealand Post staff in Wellington have today been told their jobs are going.
The Hutt City Council has been formally asked to come up with $25 million towards a controversial football stadium in Petone.
Emergency services have put out a fire in a Lower Hutt street where a home was "well alight."
Two historic halls slated for demolition in Lower Hutt may get a reprieve.
Former Ascot Cinema workers are still waiting to be paid, a month after the cinema closed for a second time.
The Rimutaka and Upper Hutt Rugby clubs have merged to become the Rams.
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Plans for Lower Hutt's first eco-friendly graveyard have stalled because of a lack of public interest.
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Promotors promoters are cool on the idea of 12,000 seat stadium for Petone.
A hunk of gravel was the last thing the Patel family expected to find in their morning toast.
A motorcyclist is in hospital after colliding with a car on the Esplanade in Petone this morning.
Petone residents voiced concerns over plans for a 12,000-seat football stadium last night.
A man was dragged by a car as he tried to unload it from a car transport truck in Melling today.
Buildings along a 2km stretch of Old Hutt Rd were evacuated due to a strong smell of gas.
Two men accused of shooting dead a Petone man last August have pleaded not guilty.
Newly planned houses in Grenada could be demolished to make way for Petone link road.
Hutt International Boys' School has welcome a new principal, Mike Hutchins.
Upper Hutt mayor Wayne Guppy wants improvements made to SH58 rather than building the proposed Tawa link road.
Hutt City Council has pledged $120,000 to primary schools which have teachers willing to improve their ability to teach science.
Haywards Hill will be closed tomorrow while repairs and safety improvements are carried out.
A man who murdered an Upper Hutt woman must serve at least 12 years of his life sentence.
For commuters, Melling Station was back in business this morning - coffee shop and all.
The Wellington Phoenix could be playing at a new boutique stadium in Petone in under three years.
Melling railway station will re-open again tomorrow after the building was cleared of asbestos dust.
Phoenix's Gareth Morgan kickstarts project
Plans for a $44m-48m, 12,000-seat "boutique stadium" in Petone were announced today.
Fleas, overcrowding and insufficient infection control at Hutt Hospital sounded alarms at the Ministry of Health.
Crowds at the Petone Fair could eat, drink and feel merry about making the world a better place.
A Hutt Valley man has been arrested and charged with providing explosives to commit a crime, with possible links to a Grenada North fire.
Travel between Porirua and the Hutt Valley may get quicker, but don't expect it to be free.
Was it 7s fans with the munchies who nicked a Hutt businessman's hot dog cart, or a thief with scrap metal in mind?
A plan for a Petone stadium that could host the Phoenix has been taken to the next stage.
A treacherous stretch of road has been the scene of a second loss of life in less than four months.
Link road will mean faster journeys but residents in its path are fuming.
A 28-year-old Upper Hutt man was the victim of a fatal head-on crash that closed State Highway 58 for much of today.
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