It was meant to make life easier but motorists say new $630m expressway has made the morning rush twice as bad.
University and polytech staff pressured to pass failing students to keep funding, survey says.
Parts of Wellington airport are covered in thick fog causing disruption to incoming flights.
Fire crews have extinguished a fire at the One Fat Bird cafe in Karori.
New Zealand's best known teenage dad answers the not-so-hard questions.
Wellington's favourite fountain is out of action, and could remain so for months.
Jill Day became a Wellington city councillor less than six months ago, but could soon be deputy mayor.
Luke Dacombe-Bird has proven he's a chip off the old block, earning his karate black belt on the same day as his dad.
A Wellington couple holidaying on Australia's Hamilton Island care "bunkering down" as the storm hits.
Know a Bob Marley fan named Sefu who lived in Porirua in 1995?
Craft beer bar on Wellington's Edward St has been damaged by an electrical fire.
The Supreme Court is the last chance to reverse a driving suspension quandary.
After attempted abduction in Porirua, residents say respite house brings too much danger.
The music soaring from Porirua's East may fall silent if sponsors can't be found.
Wellington Mayor hits out but developers hit back at Justin Lester's council for not supporting plan to build 147 new homes.
Anton and Elian Pagalilawan's Olympic dreams helped thanks to Karate New Zealand deal with Okinawa
Michael John Kight is in custody after allegedly inciting a child abduction.
A couple of freedom campers have found a picturesque, albeit illegal, spot to camp.
Kiwis promised first bite at new cancer vaccines driven by Chinese and Malaghan researchers.
A weekly free exercise session is growing in popularity with a burgeoning number of Wellingtonians dedicating Saturday mornings to fitness.
At 14 Hemi Te Poono was sent with CYF approval to live at a Mongrel Mob HQ. That sent him on a path of destruction.
Chris Laidlaw says capital needs "similar approach" to Auckland to fix traffic congestion.
Popularity of drones could see operators charged each time a machine takes to the skies.
Shelly Bay one of the projects iwi and council to work closely on under MOU.
A super effort goes into organising the popular street festival.
Syd Ross told an incredible lie, which, even more incredibly, was believed in the mad paranoia of World War II.
Whip out your black and yellow: the Hurricanes, Phoenix and Pulse all play in Wellington April 7-9.
No city has locked in fan zone broadcast rights, including Wellington.
Big quake could splinter Wellington region into seven 'islands', which would be cut off for months.
With the students out of town, Dunedin won't be chasing sevens hosting rights.