A rare crabeater seal has been found dead in the Hutt River - 20km from the sea.
Mark Lundy's brother says his family was on an "emotional rollercoaster" reliving the moment a "despicable human being" killed Christine and Amber Lundy.
A 14-year-old girl, at home alone, hid in a locked bathroom to dial 111 after a man climbed in an open window.
NZ deployment to Iraq looms, as Defence Force confirms more than 100 troops have trained in Australia.
Parents taking time off work to care for their children are getting a rough deal compared with other countries.
"I can’t wait to save my extra 90c for three weeks so I can afford another packet of two minute noodles for dinner."
A Hamilton woman has juggled family life with study to be awarded $5000.
A nurse or doctor is assaulted on average once every day in Wellington.
Fewer teenagers are developing a daily smoking habit, a new national study shows.
11:00 PM Wairarapa dairy farming couple are the supreme winners of the 2015 Greater Wellington Ballance Farm Environment Awards.
A steroid found in waterways makes guppy mating more aggressive.