Artists who had their Kapiti Arts Trail applications rejected are now being allowed to take their places on the trail.
David Trail and Adele McCartney, surrounded by seats for the new Tsunami Studios in-house live music venue, which opens with a gig on Saturday.
Orchids attract an avid and wide following, and lovers of the exotic blooms can indulge in a spectacular show this weekend.
The first native species have arrived at a planned wildlife tourist attraction and education facility in Foxton. Foxton Wildlife Trust are currently fundraising to build a $1 million facility on covenanted land beside the Manawatu River.
They're unlikely to be on the field at the same time, but two Horowhenua-Kapiti bred hookers will share the excitement of starring on rugby's biggest stage this month.
Two community artists are questioning the council's approach to this year's Kapiti Arts Trail.
A Horowhenua woman is about to graduate as the world's first chiropractic radiologist trained outside America.
Car wedged under digger at safety upgrade on State Highway 1.
Being named New Zealand's most beautiful large town could be a boon for Waikanae, a resident says.
A white powder found scattered outside the Levin Work and Income office, prompting a biohazard alert, has been identified as sugar.
The sole occupant of a bus that crashed on State Highway 1 at Otaki is not seriously injured.
A visiting photographer has captured a stunning and rare photo of Aurora Australis from Himatangi Beach.
A man being sought in connection with spate of Wellington cbd burglaries.
A resident is outraged responsibility for a huge power surge that 'fried' appliances at more than 70 Waikanae properties has not been settled.
Kapiti is continuing to establish itself as a strong presence in the Wellington craft beer scene with the opening of North End Brewery in Waikanae scheduled for next week.
A reluctant breeding pair of brown kiwi have produced an egg.
Lyn Maclean's life was saved by a conversation. Now 23 years later she wants others to talk about organ donation.
Got grass? St John are asking supporters to raise spring calves then donate them, to fund a new emergency education programme for children.
Three robberies, including one involving a stabbing, took place within 11 hours in Levin.
Worker at Levin service station stabbed several times by bandana-wearing attacker.
Kapiti's council has not revealed the source of contamination that ran into Wainui Stream.
One person has died and 5 people were injured in a multiple-vehicle crash in Horowhenua.
Kapiti's council has hinted that blanket protection of thousands of native trees in the district could be dropped as it updates rule changes.
Caring for carnivores is a passion for a Kapiti woman, who spent her last holiday tending a collection of wolves.
A "brotherhood" inspired by Anzacs have won a fourth-straight Horowhenua-Kapiti premier rugby title.
Outdoor furnuiture bolted in concrete is stolen from Paekakariki Hill Road lookout.
Kapiti basketballer fights way to Tall Ferns debut.
A dramatic stage piece about the death penalty takes out student Stage Challenge award.
Kids who started life in te reo share thoughts in language week.
Trail no democracy as art and crafters revolt.