Featuring douche bags, stranded cows, and John Key's resignation: here's the 2016 Quote of the Year shortlist.
A fire badly damaged a Newtown house early on Thursday.
Hotel, brewery and hundreds of new homes hinted at in new plans.
Hone Tuwhare, one of our greatest poets, will again be honoured with a concert of his works.
A crash on SH1 near the Johnsonville on-ramp is blocking one lane out of Wellington.
Police warning after two young men film themselves climbing Wellington crane and building.
Two childcare centres at Karori campus fear becoming casualties of Vic Uni's plans for the site.
It has improved in global rankings, but failed to improve scores for reading, maths, and science.
Thought our MPs were bad? Try the unparliamentary barbs traded in days gone by, you half-pie wowsers.
Peter Jackson's Miramar movie empire expands with garden centre deal.
It's best to steer clear of Wellington Airport on these days if you can help it.
Crying was heard from a "timeout" room wedged shut from the outside with plank of wood.
A crash near the Johnsonville off-ramp has been cleared but is still causing delays to commuters.
New research suggests hospital smoking ban may not be the best thing for schizophrenic patients.
A new app may go some way to solving Wellington's post-quake parking problems.
Capital record store put out plea for secondhand vinyl in an effort to stay afloat.
Wellington police have unearthed about $50,000 in heirloom watches and trinkets in a drugs bust.
Family challenge authorities five years after Lower Hutt woman's death.
Social workers are there for women prisoners, but not men. That's not right, says criminologist Greg Newbold.
A Wellington student wants to help bridge the gap between locals and refugees in her city.
Ratepayer cash earmarked for cheap Wellington bus fares without any council vote.
Wellington will host the inaugural Photival Photography Festival next year and you could be featured.
Once he's no longer PM, John Key could lose his DPS minders.
Battle over free parking in streets around Wellington Airport turns nasty.
Christchurch woman tells judge she "absolutely" put methamphetamine use behind her.
Congestion is starting to clear after a crash on SH1 at Mana.
Image of former navy officer claiming sexually harassment and rape was used.
The new Kapiti expressway won't be all asphalt and painted lines, part of it will be polystyrene.
He gave wrong drug to organ transplant recipient, then misled the patient about the error.
Divers who took illegal paua lost their catch, their car and their dive gear during a Wellington sting.