They were supposed to remove a tree too close to power lines. Instead they accidentally dropped it on the 33,000-volt lines.
Toddler's service marked with party parents never got to throw for him.
Burger King's Paraparaumu site is up for sale.
Cheeky, adventurous 18-month-old Remy Wiffen was adored by everyone, his family says.
Debate over access through private land in Kapiti delayed flood work, council says.
Police stop car and search Waikanae home in hunt for guns and drugs.
Kapiti teenager is heading to a leadership summit in the states because of her work helping girls around the world.
The writer and comedian will help kids write stories in a motivational project in Kapiti.
An army of rail passengers have saved their own train service.
Horowhenua-Kapiti rugby players are hoping to win the shield off Hawke's Bay this month.
Warning over driftwood as logs towed away by the tractorload
Motorists are warned of long delays on SH1 on the Kapiti Coast after a truck got stuck.
Shannon singer prepares for concert with national choir.
Teen disregards advice he would never ski with his "no limits'' attitude.
Kapiti's council faces an estimated bill of about $800,000 for two major floods in the space of a month.
Clean-up begins after second flood in a month for Kapiti.
A Kapiti chef wants to find interesting local meats for a Wellington On a Plate event.
You don't forget how to ride a bike, but Sean must learn to pedal with a backwards leg.
An 11-hour trip home because of flooding was not enough to dampen the spirits of the Manawatu Smokefreerockquest winner.
After a year the covers have finally come off the Kapiti council's revamped district plan.
Paraparaumu man will cycle over the equivalent of four Mt Everests to raise money for disabled children.
About 100 homes could remain inaccessible until next week in Whanganui.
Parks closed as rivers rise in Kapiti.
Kapiti urged to be prepared, with heavy rain expected.
Rose Biddiscombe has proved herself the world's best ITF junior taekwon-do fighter.
Move to send lines under town gets council support.
Kapiti Coast's Waikanae Hotel pegged for park and ride facility.
A theft from a Paraparaumu Beach Market stallholder may have been pre-planned.
Green light for legal high sales on doorstep of schools, rest homes, social service centres in Kapiti.
A Wellington Airport customer uncovers a double-dipping car park systems glitch.