Frank Kitts Lagoon has never had an official name. That could all soon change.
A final, direct request for Upper Hutt city to take ownership of the insolvent Trentham Community House has been made by its trustee Chris Carson .
The Upper Hutt indoor bowls couple Ashley Diamond and Sheree Holmes played a big part in New Zealand’s recent beating of Australia.
An increase in funding for special needs students is a "spit in the ocean" according to Fergusson Intermediate principal Paul Patterson.
The internationally renowned 50 Greatest Photographs of National Geographic exhibition from Washington DC was revealed at an opening night in Upper Hutt on May 23.
Hutt Valley woman Katy Austin was one week into a seven-week holiday in the UK last month when a devastating earthquake hit Nepal.
Jason Tanirau’s softball career is on a roll — broken arm and all.
Upper Hutt College student Lochie Noble performs solo. Noble made headlines as a thirteen-year-old in July last year after he hit the streets busking to raise money for Bob Dylan concert tickets.
Trentham Community House's trustees have come forward with a dire warning - without an imminent financial shot in the arm, the house will have to be placed on the market.
An announcement on a new owner for the former Central Institute of Technology (CIT) campus at Heretaunga is expected next week.
Upper Hutt’s Graeme Cosslett is the new chief executive of the New Zealand Council for Educational Research.
An extra special feast awaits music lovers next Thursday evening with the Birth of the Cool' show at the Queens Birthday Jazz and Blues Festival at Expressions.
Cushla Lichtwark’s football World Cup journey has begun.
A eight-strong team of speed skaters from Upper Hutt has glided to a big haul of medals.
When Trentham author Bevan Connell decided to write a book to help children understand that people have different points of view, he incorporated three goats and a troll.
BurgerFuel is fired up in Upper Hutt, with a financial incentive packaged from the city council sealing the deal.
Madeline Anderson has seen it all.
A trail riders group's submission to Upper Hutt City Council to improve safety for horse riders using the verges of rural roads has drawn strong support.
Mary Amour could not be happier. Well known in the community, the city councillor recently changed her name from Archibald to Amour by deed poll.
Apa Heemi’s hundreth game for the Upper Hutt rugby premiers packed in plenty of drama and, in the very last seconds, delivered the best of endings.
A late goal to in a 1-0 loss ended any hopes Upper Hutt City may have held in the national knockout Chatham Cup on Saturday.
Can't afford to buy in Auckland? Struggling to gather a big enough deposit to live in Wellington or Christchurch?
It's not every day a Hutt Valley artist is flown to Hollywood to receive an award named after the founder of Scientology.
Pedro Garcias has resigned as coach of the Upper Hutt City mens’ football team.
The arrival of the controversial fantail statue at Upper Hutt’s southern motorway entrance to Upper Hutt is not far away.
The Comerford family of Upper Hutt have had their life turned upside down by cancer.
An electronic patient shared care record system has been picked up by 19 of the Hutt Valley's 24 general practices.
Twelve Rimutaka prisoners have completed a WelTec managed 12-week practical course in construction.
Mike Neilson thinks it's time New Zealanders gave canned beer a second chance.
Heretaunga College netballer Taylor Green has been selected in the Aotearoa Maori Secondary Schools side.