While male sports get upgrades, Wairarapa's netballers play on a dark court known as The Dungeon.
Partner of crash victim Shirley Mareikura had premonition of tragedy when siren sounded.
Passenger is killed as she is thrown from car in crash near Mt Bruce.
Young kiwi are "dying at an incredible rate", expert says, as reserve loses seven in three months - including two rare white ones.
Searching rugged hills for lost people teaches you a lot about life, two veteran volunteers say.
A Wairarapa road became a helipad for a rescue helicopter sent to collect an injured man.
Lost police dog Thames emerged from bush just in time as weather deteriorated, handler says.
Handler hopes Thames has learned his lesson after long week lost in tough terrain.
"One happy dog" comes home with his police handler after seven days missing in the bush.
Six police staff have spent the night in the bush in the hope they will find Thames.
Police officer continues his relentless search for his crime-fighting partner.
Off-duty cops keep searching for lost police dog, as official search scaled back.
Police blame young driver's inexperience for crash that wrecked car.
As Wairarapa's largest community-owned enterprise Trust House Ltd's future is important to us all and the two candidates vying for a position on its controlling body have varying opinions about its direction.
Christ's College, one of the country's most expensive private schools, has sold assets to the Chinese.
We could end up with a Remutaka Pass on the Rimutaka Hill Road.
Heavy downpours overwhelm some homes and infrastructure in the capital.
It may have been on an artificial surface but there was nothing fake about the action at Trust House Memorial Park.
Sale of prominent business marks end of an important phase for community-owned enterprise.
Families of Carterton tragedy welcome coroner's findings.
Coroner recommends law change to prevent another such tragedy.
Families and friends of victims hope findings will shed more light on why 11 died on trip.
Protesters say selling land gifted by a Pakeha farmer is Maori taking from Maori.
Rally champion Richard Mason missed the opening round of 2015 championship.
Englishman to lay British Legion wreath at the Masterton cenotaph on Anzac Day.
Wairarapa opioid prescriptions are the highest in New Zealand, but local health authorities are questioning the figures.
A Wairarapa couple fill in a blank country canvas.
A man who initially claimed he was "sleep-driving" has pleaded guilty to drink driving while suspended.
Milton Haira pleads guilty to smashing the face of volunteer fireman Peter Fisher whose face had to be reconstructed.
The latest Manawatu Gorge slip comes during a $4.5m upgrade to the alternative Saddle Rd route.