An teenage driver killed in a head-on crash in Tararua has been named.
Snow starts to fall on Rimutakas, and Wellington suburbs such as Karori and Wilton may also get flurries.
Man claims he was actually catching 40 winks when he got behind the wheel and allegedly drove drunk.
Rolled truck in rural Wairarapa prompts fears of chemical spill after chlorine smell detected, Fire Service says.
It was just an ordinary day out fishing for two teenage brothers. But this time, they never returned.
Memorial Park in Masterton is to get an artificial turf and floodlights as park multi-million dollar makeover.
Suppression has been removed for a former scout master on historic sex abuse charges.
Historians might need to rewrite the books if a reproduction of a Kiwi-built 1903 plane achieves lift-off at the 2015 Wings Over Wairarapa airshow.
A farmer's prank went horribly wrong when a mate wound up in a hospital with a fractured skull.
A family home in Eketahuna has been destroyed by fire.
James Cameron has snapped up one of Wairarapa's oldest buildings, and a prehistoric bird.
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Masterton Medical is not moving back to its former premises on Lincoln Rd.
Hollywood director James Cameron has added two more properties to his Wairarapa portfolio.
Judge tells drug addict who fleeced woman out of more than $34,000 he doesn't have to repay her.
A kick-boxing champion says his near-death-encounter after a brain aneurysm was without a doubt "the hardest fight of my life".
The man who let rugby's "match of the century" flow has been given the international games' top award.
Ex-scout master charged with historic sexual offences as police appeal for more victims to come forward.
Man who fathered a son with 14-year-old daughter of the woman he was seeing escapes jail time.
Air Chathams could be flying the Masterton to Auckland route within a few months.
The family of a teen left in a coma after an alleged assault are taking his recovery 'hour by hour'.
A young man is in intensive care with a serious head injury after an "incident" in a Masterton car park.
When one of a group of friends shot his mate while duck hunting, their annual trip changed forever.
A duck-hunting trip to Masterton changed a group of friends forever when one man shot his mate.
A spectacular stretch of coast strolled by thousands will be raced over for the first time.
A suspected heart attack patient waited 40 minutes for an ambulance while another vehicle sat in a nearby garage.
A man wanted on two counts of wounding with intent to cause grievous bodily harm is sought by police.
Keen tramper who loved helping people died on a perfect day, despite friend's efforts to save him.
A disabled Featherston man was cleared of rape allegations as his killers were jailed today.
A sheep and beef farm that can compete with dairy for return on investment - now, there's a rare beast.
Wairarapa's industries would be 'ignored' under a new super-agency say councillors.
Changes in funding subsidies for the region's roads will hurt many provincial ratepayers in the pocket.
A global transport giant is looking to take over Wellington's passenger rail network.
Fliers have been distributed warning of a man convicted of possessing child sex abuse images living near a school.
Power has been restored to all but 60 homes in Tararua and Wairarapa following the weekend's storm.
Powerlines were downed and roofing iron lifted as gusts hit 148kmh in Wellington overnight.
Rain is expected to turn to snow overnight as much of the country is battered by a storm.
Strong winds and hail down trees in the central North Island, leaving 2000 homes without electricity.
Agroup of Featherston resident say their town is being neglected and they want the council to halt the Martinborough Town Hall upgrade.
Land around Rimutaka Hill gifted to the regional council will be designated scenic reserve.
Pilot "lucky" to walk away with minor injuries after his microlight crashed and burst into flames.
Weeping families have shared stories of lives shattered by the Carterton hot air balloon tragedy.
Cutting rights to 12 forests in the Wellington and Wairarapa region have been sold to a US-based company.
A man has pleaded guilty to indecently assaulting a 12-year-old girl, but denies sexually grooming her.
The ground crew chief of a balloon flight watched passengers panic as the basket erupted in flames.
Emergency services were called to a South Wairarapa property after a man inhaled a dangerous gas.
Carterton suffers from "tidy town syndrome" and needs to create its own identity to make it more inviting.
Masterton team gets creative across The Ditch
A multicoloured lighting installation created by a Wairarapa family will feature in one of Sydney's most popular events.
Super-city advocates have welcomed the formation of a new group championing the amalgamation of Wellington.
Big 1080 poison drop going ahead thanks to the collaboration of groups that have traditionally been at loggerheads.
Once a balloon carrying 11 people hit powerlines, survival was impossible, a UK expert says.
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