Bronze whaler washes up at Te Horo, a day after five sharks were spotted nearby.
Speed may be a factor in the fifth truck rollover on the Otaihanga State Highway 1 roundabout, and police are urging motorists to choose sensible speeds.
A liquid fuel created by an Otaki-based company could lead to savings across the Interislander ferry fleet, according to a recent trial.
A team working to find lost or forgotten works by a "significant" New Zealand artist are thrilled an Otaki piece is one of few to have survived.
This year's Maoriland Film Festival will feature director Lee Tamahori's first film on New Zealand soil for more than 20 years.
Want to paint the sky? Kite making workshops leading up to the Otaki Kite Festival invite participants to get colourful with their own designs.
A man has appeared in the Porirua District Court charged with an indecent act after allegedly exposing himself at the Coastlands Aquatic Centre.
Crash at Pukerua Bay leaves commuter traffic backed up bumper-to-bumper.
Police are warning people in the area to stay out of the water.
New music festival Coastella has received a boost ahead of its inaugural event, as one of three events to have funding approved by the Kapiti Coast District Council.
Work is continuing on the first home in Kapiti to be built to the passive house standard for energy efficiency.
Motorists asked to avoid peak hour traffic on SH1 between MacKays Crossing and Raumati, north of Wellington.
A duck pond on the Kapiti Coast has been drained of its water, after an oily substance appeared in the water.
Eta has apologised after a 150g Kettle chips packet was found to contain only 40g.
A smoker oven imported from America will be one of the star attractions of a new barbecue restaurant under construction in Waikanae.
Police are asking for help to locate a man thought to be armed, who has links to Waikanae.
Those in the crowd returning for the first Mulled Wine Concert of the year will be dancing to a different beat than they're used to.
A dog has died of algae poisoning after swimming in the Otaki River.
A flock of Kapiti pigeons are to be the stars of a Fringe Festival performance, where the audience will get to meet the birds.
A "cretin" who dumped a haul of rubbish at a Kapiti beauty spot has been slammed by the person who discovered the mess.
A parent is disgusted after she found dismembered goats around an Otaki swimming hole popular with children.
The hit at last year's Medieval Market was makers – people using old fashioned skills to create items just as they would have in Medieval times.
A disgruntled father wrote an angry screed to CYF on his car, then smashed it with a hammer.
A serious fire at Otaki's Te Wananga o Raukawa was not suspicious, fire investigators have found.
Aspiring flyers have less than two months to glide from the Wellington Gliding Club's Paraparaumu home, and already they are clamouring for their fill.
A Wellington woman says gliding over the Kapiti Coast was a great way to mark her 83rd birthday.
Man who beat a teenager to death in 2012 to remain in prison.
Work on the Waikanae River Bridge is set to intensify, with river channel works, bridge beam placement and a planting programme all scheduled.
It has been a difficult start to 2016 for the Wellington Tramway Museum, with lightning damage and two break-ins in the last month.
A Raumati father is raising money for the Halberg Disability Sport Foundation by riding the length of the country on a tandem.