Macaulay Metals operation manager Glen Jacobs is overseeing 20,000 tonnes of scrap metal being shifted from the yard.

Quake buildings 'recycled' video

Wellington buildings demolished after the November quake are getting a second shot at life.

Reinsurer's warning

The Kaikoura quake recorded the greatest ground shaking in NZ history and caused huge damage to buildings in ...

Quake cover may become more expensive and harder to get, reinsurer says.

Private cancer centre opens

9:00 AM  Wellington private cancer treatment centre to offer 'world class care'.

Floods, crash in Wellington

8:10 AM  Significant flooding on SH1 causes crash between truck and car north of Wellington.

Step back in 'Horn time

Mary Tresch remembers opening Wellington's Matterhorn, which was this week told it must close.

US top judge in NZ

John Roberts is okay that Judge Judy is better known.

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Solomons a special place for Kiwi cop

Terry van Dillen  with the Dragons football team.

10 min ago  Inspector Terry van Dillen helped bring peace to the islands, but says there is still a long way to go.

Time for more snow and rain

9:13 AM  Here we go again. The storm sequence is set to strike with heavy rain and more snow set to hit the country.

Concern for missing woman

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Private cancer centre opens

Wellington's new private cancer care facility is set to treat hundreds of patients each year. (File photo)

Wellington private cancer treatment centre to offer 'world class care'.

Step back in 'Horn time

Mary Tresch, a Swiss immigrant, started the iconic Matterhorn restaurant in Cuba st which is due to close after 54 years.

Mary Tresch remembers opening Wellington's Matterhorn, which was told this week it must close.

Quake insurance under threat

The Kaikoura quake recorded the greatest ground shaking in NZ history and caused huge damage to buildings in ...

Reinsurer warns NZ cover may become more expensive and harder to get - or completely unavailable.

WWI exhibition could be extended

Sir Peter Jackson's personal collection features in the Great War Exhibition at the old Dominion Museum, which was ...

Question hangs over whether Sir Peter Jackson's Great War exhibition is popular enough to warrant Govt extension.

Stats House 'unacceptable'

Statistics House on Wellington's waterfront was one of the worst hit buildings during the November 2016 earthquake.

Minister expresses his concerns about the 5-storey building on Wellington's waterfront, which remains closed.

Comment

Love must forfeit knighthood

Former Tenths Trust chairman and Te Puni Kokiri chief executive Sir Ngatata Love is serving a jail term for obtaining by ...

OPINION: Ngatata Love should certainly lose his knighthood following his conviction for fraud. But the Government might not decide to take this step.

A story of two cheats

Green Party co-leader Metiria Turei.

OPINION: Whether you want to be defined by a lie can depend on the kind of lie.

Finally there's something to argue about

Prime Minister Bill English is pulling out all the stops to avoid being in thrall to Winston Peters

OPINION: The campaign has blown in like a gale thanks to Metiria Turei.

It's good to be belittled

The lashing and the bucking, the sheer marine ferocity of a storm.

OPINION: We exist by grace of the climate and we forget it at our peril, Joe Bennett contends.

The British connection

Boris Johnson and Weta's Sir Richard Taylor beneath the twin trees of Britain-New Zealand.

OPINION: British foreign secretary Boris Johnson is on an international campaign to sell post-Brexit Britain to the world.

Culture

Thursday's crossword solutions

Crosswords

Find the solutions to The Dominion Post's backpage puzzle here.

WWI exhibition could be extended

Sir Peter Jackson's personal collection features in the Great War Exhibition at the old Dominion Museum, which was ...

Question hangs over whether Sir Peter Jackson's Great War exhibition is popular enough to warrant Govt extension.

Matterhorn memories

Matterhorn, in one form or another, has called Cuba St home for 54 years.

From Fat Freddy's jams, to hobbits and family milestones - it all happened at the Matterhorn.

Wednesday's crossword solutions

Crosswords

Find the solutions to The Dominion Post's backpage puzzle here.

Cool mural for Rata St

The mural finishes above the school office.

 Former Naenae College art teacher making a splash with murals.

Capital Life

Join the Readers' Rail Tour

A regular tour-goer says travelling by train is a great way to see the country.

The 2017 Dominion Post Readers' Rail Tour will travel throughout the North Island.

Step back in 'Horn time

Mary Tresch, a Swiss immigrant, started the iconic Matterhorn restaurant in Cuba st which is due to close after 54 years.

Mary Tresch remembers opening Wellington's Matterhorn, which was told this week it must close.

Matterhorn memories

Matterhorn, in one form or another, has called Cuba St home for 54 years.

From Fat Freddy's jams, to hobbits and family milestones - it all happened at the Matterhorn.

Great Greek without going to the Med

The sesame crusted feta with honey and thyme.

We go Greek. All taste, no cliches.

Wellington gets a new living room

Once in Lifetime looks at rare beans - both coffee and chocolate.

The trio behind popular Civic Square cafe Nikau, are opening a new place in Aro Valley.

Sport

Newton completes Firebirds list

Ollie Newton receives some expert tips from former Australian fast bowler Craig McDermott in Wellington in 2013.

Three changes to Firebirds contract list with South African Malcolm Nofal joining new recruits Michael Bracewell and Logan van Beek.

Harness stable under investigation

The Racing Integrity Unit has opened an investigation into positives returned by four Robert Dunn-trained horses.

Positive tests from four Robert Dunn-trained horses are under investigation, the Racing Integrity Unit confirms.

One point from redemption

KCU players (in blue)  celebrate after a win over Stop Out at Weka Park earlier this season.

No unbeaten record, but KCU are one point from a capital 1 title.

Teen spinner makes world team

ADELAIDE, AUSTRALIA - FEBRUARY 21:  Amelia Kerr poses during a New Zealand Women's T20 headshots session at the Adelaide ...

The 16-year-old the only Kiwi named in women's World Cup cricket team, after impressing with legspin "masterclass".

Paracki not here on holiday

New Wellington Phoenix signing Goran Paracki in action in a pre-season match on Tuesday night.

New Phoenix player here for the right reasons as he trades sunny Croatia for Jerry Collins Stadium.

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