National's win likely means controversial Transmission Gully roading project will be gearing up.
National's Primary Industries Minister Nathan Guy's convincing win confirms Otaki as a National stronghold.
A loud boom heard and felt from Paraparaumu to Te Horo was a military exercise, police say.
Large flocks of canada geese fouling lakes and walkways in a Paraparaumu reserve and subdivision have prompted calls for them to be culled.
Kapiti's new 60-hectare reserve could become a 3km sealed competition track with wetland areas.
Critical report on KCDC's involvement with an Otaki tech centre has been removed from council's website.
Woman living close to massive earthworks for Kapiti Expressway says vibrations are cracking her walls.
Corrosion at the new Coastlands Aquatic Centre will cost Kapiti council $26,000 to fix.
Two Otaki volunteer firefighters remain in hospital, one in a coma, after a crash last week.
Kapiti and Mana election candidates talk about the pressing issues for the area.
A self-styled advocate is using mobility parks for hours to highlight the lack of parks for people with disabilities.
'Paleo People' pretty popular
A Raumati South cook has been rushed off her feet by demand for her $16-a-loaf grain-free bread.
He may not have a red suit but to the children at Nuanua Kindergarten, Paul Wahid is like Santa Claus.
New Zealand Post will host two public meetings this month to discuss the Mana PostShop.
Retailers along one of Paraparamu's main thoroughfares have lost patience with on-going roadworks.
A winter raid for puffer jackets has backfired on an alleged shoplifter and his accomplice.
Kapiti District Council accused of trying to hinder changes to $650 million Kapiti expressway.
A car fire blocked southbound lanes near Plimmerton - the second blockage of the day on SH1.
The Waikanae River recharge project work is on track to be operational by next March.
Wellington's economic development agency withdraws backing for Otaki's Clean Technology Centre.
Fire fighters and an observant neighbour have saved a Waikanae house after a fire damaged two rooms this morning.
A retired Kapiti policeman has returned to the beat in the back of an unmarked speed camera van.
Kapiti Coast District Council has paid out $620,000 to contractors after the collapse of Mainzeal.
Police warn social media may fuel copycat crimes after teenagers were arrested in connection to a fire at a Paraparaumu dairy on Saturday night.
New flood protection removing swathes of native trees will come in for community scrutiny at a planned open day.
Smoking at Kapiti beaches could be a thing of the past if a new proposal is passed.
A $15 million centre including a cinema is planned for Kapiti, with council and DoC to share the cost.
New Mexican restaurant has copped a backlash that includes altered newspaper stories and vandalism.
New multimillion-dollar high end food and beverage centre could draw visitors to Kapiti.
Traffic is being slowed on the Paekakariki Hill Rd in Kapiti this afternoon following a slip.
Up, up and away for Pip
Pip Piper's 90th birthday celebration was more active than the average - he made his first parachute jump.
Grandmother of drowned toddler says the convicted mother lives with "pain and hurt" every day.
Parts of Kapiti's development rulebook won't be completed till 2020 as the council reboots its troubled district plan.
Tight spot for crashed car
Police seek owner of a car found crashed into a canal near Paraparaumu's waterfront last night.
Kapiti Coast District Council has voted to proceed with its controversial proposed district plan
Kapiti's future as a regional red zone because of its aging population has been rubbished by the district's mayor.
Clifftop rescue for Pepper the labrador
Abseiling SPCA volunteers have rescued a dog called Pepper from a clifftop ledge above a quarry.
Council reveals new plans for Waikanae, which would have cars drive through Mahara Pl.
Councillor called colleague "loathsome" and "vindictive" and also cost council $10,000 after an employment dispute.
The Corrections Department's emergency backup centre in Kapiti has sold for $1.25 million.
More than $1.5 million was spent to maintain a former facility for the disabled during an eight-year sale process.
A Catholic girl's rehab unit has been listed on Trade Me by a man who says he's Georgian royalty.
Judge dismisses legal action alleging conflict of interest by Kapiti Coast District Council.
Kapiti Coast District Council is having to fork out more than $19,000 to repair an exterior wall.
Smoke from burning toast led to the evacuation of a Paraparaumu pool this morning.
Kapiti's council is investigating allegations that a councillor has breached its code of conduct.
Kapiti line trains have resumed service after a trackside fire closed the line this morning.
Kapiti's council is set to back down on a new library fee that has copped a backlash from borrowers.
A cleaning company operator has been jailed for sexual offences involving two young girls.
A man whose assault left another man "catastrophically injured" cannot appeal his sentence.
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