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.
Mayor says extra funding will take arts and culture to 'next level'.
Police want defendant's name published to help find possible victims.
Porirua children offered a ride to school by a stranger knew exactly what to do, principal says.
Victim of covert filming in pool changing room "sickened" by thought the images could be online.
Further charge coming for woman accused of importing euthanasia drugs.
Traffic flowing freely after a crash earlier this morning.
Roughly 60,000 tonnes - quarter of the country's recyclable glass - wound up in landfills last year.
NZTA confirms reduced speeds for several roads near Kapiti expressway.
Wellington woman's Lotto ticket didn't feature any of her lucky numbers. Now she's a millionaire.
Bringing back author's remains to NZ a "mad and idiotic suggestion," Mansfield scholar says.
Porirua teacher jailed for having sex with a boy has nine months cut from her prison sentence.
Firefighters find no emergency after reports of thick black smoke traced to Wellington Hospital's chimneys.
Southbound lane on Rimutaka Hill Rd reopened after early-morning crash.
Want to make a "prophet"? Then this former church could be for you.
Ghost in the Shell star Scarlett Johansson loves Wellington. Her movie boosted its economy by $85m.
Woman stuck in the middle of a fight between owners of two units had her power and water cut off.
Wellington shop owners say controversial cycleway has killed off customers and forced their retirement.
Handful of potential hosts in the running to snare tournament from capital after dismal ticket sales.
Damian Lawson's reckless driving - at times twice above the speed limit - caused the death of his passenger.
Four Liverpool greats are coming to Wellington to present tales of their careers and views on the game to die-hard football fans.
It seems nobody at CubaDupa forgot to make the crucial call, "don't rain on my parade".
A "conservative estimate" shows Little Sprouts has gifted more than $1 million worth of baby items to families in need.
The $100m vessel, owned by a German billionaire, boasts a jacuzzi and its own helicopter.
3D model of the land beneath us may explain why some areas in NZ suffer far more damage than others after quakes.
Wellington unsure when its new movie museum will be built, as it waits for Sir Peter Jackson's sign-off.