Despite a strong southerly, more than 500 people attended the official opening of the Pukeahu National War Memorial Park in Wellington.
New Zealand's role in World War I is being commemorated using silver screen magic with the opening of Peter Jackson's Great War Exhibition.
The Supreme Court refused to hear Lundy's attempt to exclude scientific evidence from his retrial.
Valley Flyer bus driver accused of hitting a car, then driving off for a smoko.
Massive waves destroy a car park and footpath in Lyall Bay.
He would be convicted twice of the Crewe murders, but Arthur Allan Thomas always insisted he was an innocent man.
The final bill is in from the QC who lead the successful prosecution of Mark Lundy.
Court of Appeal judges were divided over whether a jury should hear disputed evidence about the source of the tissue on Mark Lundy's polo shirt.
A Wellington high rise has been evacuated after smoke was smelt on multiple levels.
A century on from the Gallipoli landing, the graves of servicemen in Karori Cemetery are falling into disrepair.
The 90-year-old road linking Oriental Bay to Roseneath in Wellington is being made stronger and safer.
A road around Wellington's South Coast has been closed after large waves spread debris across it.
Murderer denied parole as he makes an admission more than a decade after his "appalling" crime.
Documents belonging to Prime Minister Sir Walter Nash, have been found in a house lot going to auction.
One Haast Tokoeka kiwi chick pulled through after treatment at Wellington Zoo, but its sibling died from the infection.
Four arrested after an investigation into $280,000 worth of imported methamphetamine.
Emergency services workers are cleaning up a bleach spill on Wellington's waterfront.
Mystery caller prompts bomb scare at the prison.
The heavy rain that lifted drain covers in Wellington has gone - but now comes the southerly.
Wellington photographer Amber Griffin has won gold for her dance photography.
Emergency workers prised the roof off a car to rescue a seriously injured man trapped inside, who came close to crashing into water off State Highway 1.
A shark in Wellington Harbour is a blue shark, which "will grab a chunk" of those who get too close.
Faulty Jetstar loading gear at Wellington Airport has left yet more passengers without their luggage.
Displaying tickets on the dashboard may become a thing of the past in Wellington if a technology trial takes off.
A Miramar woman entered Wellington Hospital with facial numbness and came home with bruises.
Technical glitches have shut down Tranz Metro's electronic alert system.
Police say a 14-year-old boy from Tawa is responsible for an indecent assault in the north Wellington suburb.
Disappointed fans took to Facebook to complain about singer David Gray's Wellington concert being cut short by a smoke alarm sounding off - with one reviewer labeling the handling of the affair "shambolic."
There is overwhelming opposition to the planned Takapu link road, Wellington City Council has heard.
Four crashes are keeping emergency services busy on a wet morning in Wellington.