Police uncovered stash of items at a Levin house, after a rugby team tracked down the culprits who stole their gear.
Wellington's Hataitai bus tunnel was closed for over an hour this morning, sending buses on a circuitous route to get to and from the eastern suburbs.
Kapiti Coast District Council has paid out $620,000 to contractors after the collapse of Mainzeal.
Wellington's alleyways are dirty and dangerous even in daylight, researchers say.
Garage Project teams up with Weta Workshop
A pop-up pub from Weta Workshop helps launch Garage Project's World Beer Cup winning brew.
Wellington to Southland is in for another blast of winter, while those in the north soak in the sun.
A Porirua lawyer may have set a legal precedent after getting a speeding ticket thrown out by a court.
Women who plan to breastfeed and then do are the least likely to become depressed.
Coach who sent explicit photographs to boys has been referred to a counselling programme.
A conwoman has been sentenced for conning an elderly man, the fourth time in eight years.
Adams funds scholarship for school
Rising basketball star Steven Adams is determined to give another kid the same opportunities he had.
Sharp ideas for supercity merger, transport and business all needed by city's representatives.
Police release name of driver who died in two-car crash on SH2 at Kaitoke, north of Upper Hutt.
Police are meeting with parents tonight to discuss indecent assault allegations against a music teacher.
Judge tells driver who had five unrestrained children in her car that it was common 30 years ago.
A gravel spill on the Ngauranga Gorge is expected to cause delays for drivers out of Wellington this afternoon.
SPCA staff have been confronted with a ''macabre'' scene as duck heads are found in a city tree.
Jury finds that the fatal stabbing of a young man by his girlfriend was a tragic accident.
Wellington is the latest city to be added to Apple's three-dimensional flyover maps.
A man who spent 90 minutes with a meat hook stuck in his head eventually pulled it out himself.
A new Upper Hutt railway station will open early in 2016 and cost $3.5 million.
The safety status of Trentham Racecourse buildings is in limbo while management waits for engineers' report.
Commodore Kevin Keat, ejected from the Defence Force over an affair, has convictions quashed.
The attempted robbery all happened in less than a minute, and dairy owner Jimmy Patel said he just reacted without thinking.
Spring temperatures are predicted in the north, with snow expected to 600 metres in the deep south.
A lower entrance fee has not been enough to entice more visitors to Napier's new museum.
'It felt right to me that it ended where it began'
Of her first New Zealand tour since becoming a megastar, Lorde has three words: ‘‘I’m so excited.’’
Ron Mark will run for NZ First in the Wairarapa and says he will likely step aside as Carterton mayor if he wins.
Harsher penalties for fleeing drivers, and Tasers for all officers are among items on the Police Association's wishlist.
Less than three cents in the dollar is all victims of fraudster David Ross can expect.
A footballer has been hit with an 11-month ban, but received support from the victim of his assault.
It will be poetry in motion, stanzas at the bus stand, and rhymes on the road.
Farmer saved after sending text messages
Trapped in a stream at the bottom of a gully, Ken Miller thought he was sure to drown.
A kayaker thought he was "fish food" as the Hutt River pinned him against a submerged tree.
Mark Dunajtschik has offered to give $10 million towards restoring Wellington's St Gerard's Monastery.
A seriously ill African woman is in isolation at Wellington Hospital after officials picked her up.
Trapped in a stream at the bottom of a gully, Ken Miller thought he could lose an arm or even die.
Former Navy Commodore Kevin Keat has had all of his convictions quashed after being court martialled.
Winemaker, athlete and publisher says he won't change after receiving "humbling" knighthood.
Police Assn calls for ban on gang patches, higher drinking age and harsher penalties for fleeing drivers in election year proposals.
Anti-amalgamation candidate Richard McGrath wins by-election for a seat on Napier City Council.
The Desert Road will be closed while a truck is hauled back up the bank it went over this morning.
One of Wellington's top club footballers has been slapped with an 11-month ban after allegedly kicking a prone opposition player in the head and body.
A 3000-home suburb, with a school and community facilities, is planned for Porirua.
Police seek witnesses after woman dies in head-on collision near Rimutaka Hill.
Fate of Wellington's damaged wind wand still uncertain, with its creator unable to be contacted.
One lane of the Ballance Bridge before Woodville was closed due to a car accident.
Steak grown in labs and engineered fish may become the staple in the future.
Lower Hutt developer must await retail area development consent before working on theatre exterior.
A primary school has successfully had name suppression lifted from a teacher facing charges of indecently assaulting two girls.
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