An armed robber is still at large after cleaning out the takings from a Paraparaumu pub.
The mercury is rising, the barbecue is being dusted off and the beach cricket sets are out, but rugby stops for none of that.
A 2015 Youth Voice member is encouraging other young people to seize a valuable opportunity, and to help contribute to the community.
The director of a new Kapiti and Horowhenua energy co-operative says there is plenty of scope for residents to be using energy more efficiently.
Air NZ cuts flights between Christchurch and Kapiti, but adds more Kapiti to Auckland flights.
Twelve volunteers who have contributed significantly to the Horowhenua community were recognised at the 2015 Civic Honours Awards on Tuesday night.
Horowhenua District Council staff are holding a huge garage sale this Saturday, to help boost fundraising for a mobility vehicle for Elias Ruruku-Hunt.
Otaki residents want councils to impose the best possible environmental protection conditions on a new gravel quarry.
About five years ago Denis Wood founded The Shed Project, a Paraparaumu-based initiative aimed at teaching disabled men life skills.
Wellington Gliding Club will move its operations centre from Paraparaumu Airport to Wairarapa next year.
Proud and exhausted after winning rugby's holy grail, Dane Coles is happy to be back home being a dad.
Work has begun to set up an animal shelter at a controversial site in Manakau, with a resource consent hearing scheduled for later this month. In September last year HUHA (Helping People Help Animals) purchased a 7.3 hectare block of land south of the settlement, on State Highway 1.
For the next three years, 100 crosses will stand in Kapiti, in recognition of those from the district who lost their lives in World War I.
The Kapiti Coast District Council says this year's Kapiti Arts Trail was popular with visitors and locals, but not all artists agree.
Kapiti actor Jed Brophy is promising a few scares in his latest film.
Police guarded the doors of court as the half-brother of Alex Fisher appeared, charged with murder.
After the elements delayed her return, New Zealand's first Asia Pacific Deaf Games medallist has arrived back in the country.
Te Takere's Christmas Market is returning the day of the Christmas parade, and stallholders and crafters are being sought.
A Kapiti man who sits on five committees in the region has been named its Elder Person of the Year.
Opiki man Dave Collis's motives were questioned when he had a shed with no doors or windows, and a power station in the middle, put onto his property 12 years ago.
A fire that tore through a Levin flat triggered a scrambled evacuation, but left a family with no possessions or home.
Man in hospital following shooting at home in Shannon.
The site at 130 Rimu Road, Paraparaumu, has been announced as the base for a new youth development centre facility in Kapiti.
A Raumati resident has formed a petition, asking the Greater Wellington Regional Council to stop aerial herbicide spraying in Queen Elizabeth Park.
The All Blacks have arrived back in the country with the World Cup trophy in tow, with Paraparaumu's Dane Coles and Levin-born Codie Taylor among them.
Two animal welfare volunteers working with HUHA have picked up notable nods for their work.
A pop-up gallery on State Highway 1 in Foxton will give a local weaver the chance to show some of her award-winning work.
The Kapiti Coast District Council is happy with the response to the Kapiti Arts Trail's first weekend.
Three arrests have been made after a home invasion in Levin.
A slumping bridge cuts off a community as flooding causes havoc in the lower North Island.