Upper Hutt Leader
Three generations of an Upper Hutt family will be hitting the stumps this weekend as they compete in a beach cricket competition on Petone Beach.
Council addition blocks national cycleway
Regional council has added barriers to the Hutt River trail - now a part of the national cycleway network.
Wellingtonians are heading back to medieval times for some jousting and armoured combat.
Jeanne Sampson's code-breaking work at Bletchley Park during World War II was a secret for 30 years.
A new exhibition in Upper Hutt shows the history behind one of the country's premier mountain biking events.
Steve Marshall saved his dad's life with CPR in the back of an ambulance racing to hospital.
The love of the famous Morris Minor car is an enduring and lifelong thing.
A newly refitted movie theatre will open in Upper Hutt, more than a year after the Ascot Cinema closed.
Work has started on replacement of the Upper Hutt railway station.
Hollywood has been in Upper Hutt for initial shooting for of Disney production Pete's Dragon.
Trentham race course will humming with the sounds of different horses this weekend.
When Ben Tumata set up a Facebook page to share a passion for hunting, he never expected almost 80,000 followers.
An obsession with old British cars lead to an Upper Hutt man restoring two Daimler saloons.
Knights and knaves, the time hath cometh for ye to assemble yonder at Harcourt Park, for 'tis the season for jousting.
A $65-million laboratory for the Ministry for Primary Industries is under construction in Upper Hutt.
Armed offenders allegedly threatened night staff and stole drugs at a care home for people living with disabilities.
Phillip Freeman's question for sharp-eyed locals is: ''Have you seen my home? It was stolen on Monday.''
Salvation Army says more single men are going without power and hot water to make ends meet.
A Hutt Valley medical centre is planning "walk in" clinics.
An eight-year process to define river flood hazard areas in Upper Hutt will start again.
Biking to the top of Blue Mountains Rd in Upper Hutt was an overwhelming experience for Rawiri Nathan.
A giant fantail sculpture will be placed on State Highway 2 as a welcome sign to Upper Hutt.
A process to define Mangaroa River flood hazard areas on Upper Hutt's District Plan that has already taken eight years will start again.
Ivan Pedersen steals for a living.
Hutt Valley's new top policeman plans to target burglaries and car thefts in the valley.
More than $4.2 million will be spent on cycle and walking paths in Upper Hutt.
Wellington regional council has released plans for a $10m flood protection project for Upper Hutt.
One of Wellington's oldest schools is celebrating 150 years of educating young minds.
Forestry company IFS Growth has chosen Upper Hutt at its North Island base.
Rumour became reality for 40 workers at the Wellpack packaging company in Wallaceville last week.
Back in the day, the Wellington Wildcats dominated stockcar racing nationally - and they may do so again.
Classroom crashes down for new rec area
Upper Hutt College's original two-storey Nelson Block classroom buildings come crashing down.
Upper Hutt workers are among the lowest paid in the country, according to a quarterly survey by TradeMe Jobs.
The Hutt River stopbank design has been queried by a NIWA scientist who says it could mean more floods.
Loans of more than $10 million have been approved for Upper Hutt City Council this financial year.
Foodstuffs has backtracked on a decision to move from it's Silverstream headquarters in mid-2015.
Wellington's only drive-in cinema is gearing up for a busy summer ahead.
A breach of privacy by a patient in Hutt Hospital's emergency department has been referred to police.
Wallet thefts anger Upper Hutt supermarket bosses, shoppers
An Upper Hutt businessman is calling for a community meeting on petty crime after two purses and a handbag were stolen at Pak 'n Save Upper Hutt in the space of a week.
Abortion, the minimum wage, state housing and even a line from House of Cards got an airing at Rimutaka's final candidates' meeting.
Heretaunga students will be offered themed courses, like "Maths in Hospitality" from next year.
A new Upper Hutt railway station will open early in 2016 and cost $3.5 million.
Two Upper Hutt council-owned community buildings serving as the homes of the Citizens Advice Bureau and Read Write Plus are earthquake risks.
A holiday park has become the last port of call for families trying to avoid homelessness in Upper Hutt.
An online petition calling for improvements to the run down and outdated Maidstone Max Skatepark has attracted more than 100 supporters.
Who needs ''middle men'' dictating how a project runs? If you have the idea, the gumption and the friends to help, just get on with it.
New army trucks costing a combined $135 million are too heavy for New Zealand roads when bearing a full load.
The sale of bushland near the entrance to Upper Hutt should not go ahead, residents have told the city council.
Upper Hutt residents will face a rates rise of about 3.15 per cent for the coming financial year.
A Silverstream resident fighting to stop the sale of Duncraig St parkland said the city council had been poor in its communication on the proposal.