The anti-rape activist never dreamed she would be patron of a class of new police officers.
Corrections axes 192 jobs and tells affected staff they can apply for new roles.
Frank Kitts Lagoon has never had an official name. That could all soon change.
New lights at the Basin Reserve have been kept in council budgets - but only just.
Judge warns woman who stole from disabled clients that name suppression won't last.
Councillors exchange free lunch for an hour long lunch break.
Lower Hutt fashion students are learning about silver lining of a different kind in the build up to New Zealand Eco Fashion Week.
Man nearly seven years into eight year, nine month sentence for manslaughter of police officer, is again denied parole.
A boy critically injured in a school window may have been trying to escape after toilet door became stuck.
Motorcyclists are breaking the law in Porirua's Bothamley Park
Project CYN will showcase Horowhenua's young performers, in a roundup of Stage Challenge, J Rock, and other performances.
Two Otaki boys will be running on field for several matches of the FIFA U-20 World Cup, as "mascot mates".
Sixteen roller derby teams will battle it out at an upcoming tournament in Levin.
Manakau could become the new Mangaweka as a deer-themed museum complete with helicopter opens on Saturday.
Man appears in court after alleged unprovoked attack at a train station.
A report has confirmed the recent flooding in Porirua and Tawa was part of a 1-in-100 year storm event.
A cyclist has been taken to hospital after being hit by car in Newlands.
Thorndon residents are not happy their suburb contains three residential parking zones.
Rundown tennis courts in Tasman St could soon be upgraded.
USAR was 'a joke' until the Christchurch quake, when they worked 37 hours straight. Now they save lives the world over.
New Zealand recorded the biggest increase in road deaths in 2014, according to international study.
The 74-year-old institution is restructuring after a drop in funding and enrolments.
Wellington City Council's efforts to beautify the streets could cost it thousands of dollars.
Parents of triplets killed in Doha fire will spend anniversary reflecting on their short lives.
A rogue seal's Lower Hutt adventure has ended after it was captured by DOC rangers.
Councillors emphasise runway business case must stack up before public money committed.
Capital Connection commuters are offered a sliver of hope.
Locals up in arms as last orders are called at Eketahuna's only pub.
Judge thanks dying lawyer for bringing her case to court.
Massive storm churns up sea to cause disruption and delays on east coast.