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Mauling victim killed in crash

Scott Dalziell in 2001.

Former Lower Hutt councillor Scott Dalziell was attacked while campaigning in 2001.

Hexagonal building for lease

"It's no longer going against the grain to move your company or office to the suburbs, particularly if it offers the ...

A building with all the perks of a CBD location, without the cost or chaos, needs new tenants.

Epuni HNZ land sale rethink

Rimutaka MP Chris Hipkins has been supporting locals as they fight to retain HNZ land and some empty houses in Trentham.

MP Chris Hipkins is happy that Housing NZ is now rethinking plans to sell vacant land in Epuni.

HV softball history documented

Mark Sorenson is held high by his Cardinals team mates after playing his last game for the team, before “retiring”  in ...

Documentary maker looking at Hutt Valley softball history.

Hutt mayors get colourful

Hutt City Mayor Ray Wallace, Hutt Valley Colour Day coordinator Sam McArthur and Upper Hutt Mayor Wayne Guppy show off ...

Ray Wallace and Wayne Guppy are putting on bright clothes for Hutt Valley Colour Day - are you?

Car crash in Lower Hutt

Police have temporarily blocked one lane of traffic heading down Haywards Hill Rd to SH2 while tow-trucks help clear the ...

A person has suffered a neck injury in Haywards Hill crash..

Petone a pie-lover's paradise

Petone Pak 'n Save baker Roger Cathro and store manager Ben O'Sullivan tuck into his award winning potato top and steak ...

Looking for the best gourmet meat pie in the country? Look no further than Petone.

Fire to add drama

Lucia Rozenberg's sculpture for the 2010 Petone Winter Carnival.

See four sculptures go up in flames at the Petone Winter Festival.

Too flash for council staff?

Hutt City Council's Laings Rd administration building after the $22m rebuild.

They've been injuring themselves in bizarre ways since moving into Lower Hutt's upgraded HQ.

Volunteer search takes to the sky

Mary Berrington volunteer search coordinator Daniel Talbot.

Upper Hutt's community response to finding Mary Berrington is continuing.

Teen's composition on song

Stokes Valley 18-year-old Liam Furey has won a nationwide prize for an original chamber music composition.

Liam Furey prefers not to talk about his earliest pieces of musical composition.

Pokemon fever hits the Hutt

A wild Krabby appeared at the Stokes Valley library!

Pokemon fever well and truly hit the Hutt Valley over the July school holidays.

Kiwi woman helping orphaned elephants video

Debbie Mair is working to find a economically viable milk product from NZ cow's milk for orphaned pygmy elephants in Borneo.

A Lower Hutt Rotarian is travelling to Borneo to see if a trial of New Zealand cows' milk agrees with orphaned elephants.

Pop-up shops could save Wainui mall

Margaret Willard is hoping her hand-made beads will prove a hit in a pop-up shop opening in Wainuiomata. Trisha Manhire ...

 Councillor promotes pop-up shops for Wainuiomata Mall.

Help Sam see Europe

Sam Porta needs help from his Hutt community to afford to be part of an UN educational tour of Europe.

Help set Sam Porta on the path to achieve his big dreams.

Robotic window washer demonstrated

Jimmy Haugen, JT Property Wash's business partner, was very happy with how the demo of a robotic window washer went.

A robotic window washer was seen climbing the walls of a Wellington building

Shortland St, gangs, and now principal

Karen Morgan is the first female principal at Taita College.

A new college principal has a CV that includes acting roles and gang prevention work.

MP demands answers after black spot crash

Debris from the Saturday afternoon crash was spread over the road.

Calls for action after another crash at highway black spot.

Hutt leads property boom

This home down Norana Road in Maoribank, Upper Hutt was bought for $357,500 in 2014. It sold without alterations for ...

Warning for renters as Lower Hutt house prices continue to rise.

Crash at highway 'death trap'

Debris from the Saturday afternoon crash was spread over the road.

Calls for action after another crash at highway black spot.

$4m Macca's to rise from ashes

How the new McDonald's will look from Fergusson Drive.

New Silverstream restaurant will feature Wellington's first interactive "Sparkle" table.

Koha Cafe spreads the love

Great Start Taita volunteer Stephen Tse serves up lunch at the Naenae Koha Kitchen.

A community project offering affordable healthy lunches in the Lower Hutt suburb of Taita has spread to neighbouring Naenae where it has also been embraced.

Arts funding available

Hutt Valley Orchestra, which received art funding last year,  perform at Summer in Dowse Square.

There is $40,000 of art funding available from the council.

Stand for the council

If you want to become part of the decision making process at the Hutt City Council, now is the time to put in your ...

 Nominations open this Friday (July 15) for candidates seeking a spot on the Hutt City Council.

Car wash care urged


Tick tock for Petone

Jackson St businesses should get along to the Light House Cinema on July 12 and 14 to hear Stuart Reid talk about why ...

Tourism plan could see for six over-sized clocks on Jackson St.

Can Wainui help Bishop beat Mallard?

Prime Minister John Key cuts the ribbon at the opening of  National MP Chris Bishop's new office in Wainuiomata, joined ...

National makes a big push in to Wainuiomata.

Explorer inspires MP

Labour MP Jacinda Ardern talks to a group of Wainuiomata Intermediate students at Lower Hutt's Ignite Sport.

Jacinda Ardern inspired by great explorer Ernest Shakleton

Hutt free parking backfires

Queensgate Mall is no longer providing all day $4 parking after it was swamped by people who have left the council?s ...

Free parking trial in Hutt City has an unexpected result for Queensgate.

Victim 'a beautiful kid' video

Jardin Daniel Whanga-Elliott, 21, has died after his life support was turned off following an assault at a party in ...

Jardin Whanga-Elliott, a ''one of a kind, loving boy", died after being chased from a 21st party and bashed.

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