Teenager pleads guilty to four charges over assault of elderly couple in theri Kapiti Coast home.
Easing congestion along a Kapiti road is the top priority in Wellington's draft regional transport plan.
An Otaki 16-year-old is motoring into the lead of the New Zealand Formula First Championship.
Suburban Kapiti house left stripped and gutted for years has been labelled dangerous by neighbours.
A length of giant, noise-reducing embankment along the Kapiti expressway will be pulled down and rebuilt after months of work.
Kapiti Coast residents are using far less water since the introduction of metered charging last year.
Paraparaumu firefighters had their busiest year last year, bucking the trend throughout the Wellington region.
Couple tried to outrun police in stolen car with unrestrained baby and toddler inside, police allege.
A driver who crashed into a parked car in Kapiti was more than five times over the new alcohol limit, police say.
The 60-year-old man who drowned at Otaki Beach on the Kapiti Coast has been named.
The 60-year-old man who drowned off the Kapiti Coast was not wearing a lifejacket.
The council expects rates to be paid on time, but isn't so worried about paying its own bills by the due date, a Kapiti contractor says.
Kapiti and Horowhenua businesses will reap the benefits of the Kapiti Coast Harness Racing Club's meeting at Otaki Racecourse.
Lower Hutt man, 74, who drowned at Peka Peka beach while swimming with daughter has been named.
Kapiti Coast diver with suspected case of the bends flown to Christchurch hyperbaric chamber.
Almost $18,000 has been raised for a Kapiti mother who faces raising her daughter alone after her partner died in motorcycle crash.
Give A Little fundraiser for family of Kapiti man killed riding motorcycle generates over $15,000.
The tale of an unwanted hotel guest may be closer to Goldilocks, though police have nicknamed her Sleeping Beauty.
The man found dead beside his motorcycle on a Kapiti Coast beach yesterday was Alan Austrin.
The man found dead beside his motorbike on a Kapiti Coast beach was Alan Austrin.
Motorcyclist found dead on a beach today is believed to be young father of a baby.
Two divers will see in 2015 on Kapiti Island after their inflatable boat suffered engine problems.
Kapiti artist Debbie Pointon's favourite room is perched on a steep bank in Raumati South with majestic views of the hills.
Fifteen tourists and their driver had a lucky escape after the bus they were in crashed north of Wellington.
Skeleton dating back to the 1800s unearthed along the Kapiti Expressway route.
More families are choosing holiday parks for a cheaper break this year.
Coroner finds that mid-air crash near Wellington in 2008 could have been prevented if safety standards had been met.
Even after his vehicle was allegedly rammed three times, a home owner chased two men for more than 20km.
Reports of a missing aircraft which had emergency services scouring the coast proved to be a false alarm.
A Kapiti dog will be put down even though protesters lobbied the local council for a last-minute reprieve.
Death threats have been levelled at council staff and woman who lodged dog complaint.
Listed company to sell its stamp, coin and bank note subsidiaries after the worst loss in its history.
A Kapiti family face a tough Christmas after fire made their home unliveable.
Cyclists formed a guard of honour for Kapiti athlete Stu Downs' final journey.
Dog impounded for more than two years will be put down after its owner lost a third court battle to save it.
A Kapiti councillor censured for breaking the rules says the council's code of conduct is not democratic.
Kapiti's rating system would change, creating "winners and losers", and it would lose its community boards under a proposal to make the region a super-city.
Heavy rain which caused flooding in the Kapiti Coast, Horowhenua and Manawatu ease but some roads are still affected.
Couple in their mid-80s were seriously assaulted and robbed in their Waikanae home overnight.
Local alcohol plan passes, leaving Porirua residents unable to buy alcohol at off-licences after 9pm.
Decision to demolish the "big joke" Titahi Bay Marines Hall led to verbal abuse of councillor.
Moves to stop traffic heading in the wrong direction are under way, as drivers avoid taking the long route out of Waikanae railway station.
Kapiti Coast District Council will stick with alphabetical listings for candidates in the by-election to fill the vacant Waikanae ward.
Councillors will stick with a programme to drag the Kapiti Coast District Council out of its District Plan quagmire.
Raumati residents are fighting to stop a reserve on their quiet cul-de-sac being turned into a road.
Kapiti Expressway works have displaced so many pest animals they are now being trapped or shot.
A man found dead, lying by a car that had gone off the road north of Wellington had been stabbed, police say.
Kapiti College students feed needy for doco
Budding film-maker Mason Cade Packer is already making a name for himself, with his short film shot in Chicago and Wellington winning a national film challenge.
Police treating death of 32-year-old Matthew Stevens, found near his car on the Kapiti Coast, as suspicious.
Police treating death of man found near car on Kapiti Coast as suspicious.
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