Hutt City Libraries will wipe $5 worth of fines for every food donation in December.
A prisoner is in a serious condition after being injured at Rimutaka Prison.
The Labour Party would not rule out a tax on fizzy drinks, Annette King says.
A third title in a row has confirmed the powerhouse status of Hutt International Boys School in Wellington secondary school cricket.
Seaview Marina could one day include apartments as well as boats.
Ten Christmas tables are set to sparkle for Te Omanga Hospice.
Wellington region electric vehicle owners - and others keen to plug-in to the environment-friendly transport trend - are being invited to a get-together in Upper Hutt this Sunday.
Award-winning umpire compares high-level netball to corrections work.
Burglars pinched a laptop needed to access the programme ahead of a national football tournament.
Police returned a family's livlihood and brought them to tears.
Dave Burcher is looking for a bunch of good Kiwi blokes.
One woman's job entails packing up priceless samples of Antarctic ice and sending them across the world.
Hutt City Council directors get pay increase.
The windiest city in the world is once again hosting New Zealand’s fastest windsurfers.
Berwyn Gibbon's legacy of fostering speech and drama talent has stepped up a notch.
A 92-year-old's home was burgled by teens pretending to be looking for work.
Orienteer Tim Robertson has learned an expensive lesson - get insurance sorted out before competing overseas.
Retailers who say the Petone Fair costs them thousands in lost turnover will have to wait until 2017 for change.
A convicted sex offender who sparked a manhunt may go back to jail.
Wainuiomata Primary School pupils have earned awards for their environmental initiatives.
Two young women who offer young people an alternative to mainstream education which values developing relationships over imparting information have been named Wellingtonian of the Year Youth Award winners.
Burglars have been helping themselves to unlocked cars in Kelson.
Without the Salvation Army's Adopt a Family scheme, Christmas would be a bleak time for some..
Changes to gynaecological services in the Hutt Valley will see more GPs performing procedures that gynaecologists had previously done the majority of.
Sarah Ward's success at motor racing might be considered a collision of three factors.
Labour will not contest Hutt City Council elections, MP Trevor Mallard says.
A viral video craze has revealed a surprising cat behavior, but pet owners should think twice.
Rail enthusiasts preparing for a Petone ANZAC centennial want to hear from the families of railwaymen killed in WW1.
Judges issued almost 40,000 warrants to arrest over the past year.
Lower Hutt's Mayor Ray Wallace is backing the city's Timebank.