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Alexandra Saunders, left, and Sara Rimmer are a same-sex couple who have been ...

'Gay village' vetoes church union

Paekākāriki is known for being liberal. But not when it came to Alex and Sara's wedding.

Downpours, gales hammer NZ

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Wellington rain and wind weather

3 min ago  Motorists warned, ferry services hit with gales of up to 130kmh and heavy rain on cards.

Who'll be Lester's new 2IC?

Councillor with less than a year's experience in the mix to be new deputy mayor.

Turfed out by Wellington's wind video

Contractors laid artificial turf in Karori, but underestimated the capital's infamous breeze.

Loose cladding on city building video

Traffic blocked as fire fighters secure roof being dislodged by strong winds.

Doctor loses citizenship fight

Robert Taylor didn't mention a sex offence arrest when he applied to be a Kiwi.

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Tech firm moves into heritage space

This Wellington heritage building will soon be the global HQ for an electricity software firm.

Powershop's offshoot gets a new home.

Charity packages tackle needs

Wellington charity Given for You identifies needs and then takes them on with a range of care packages

Wind disrupts Wellington travel

Escaper still on the loose

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Tech firm moves into heritage space

This Wellington heritage building will soon be the global HQ for an electricity software firm.

Powershop's offshoot gets a new home.

Markets play waiting game

Winston Peters - everyone wants to know what he's putting on the table.

The New Zealand dollar has dropped slightly as the market considers weeks of coalition talks.

Consumer app heads to UK

Conscious Consumers chief executive and co-founder Ben Gleisner is confident they will reach their $3 million funding ...

A company which links the everyday person with sustainable businesses through an app is planning to go global, starting with the UK.

Cinemas holding firm against Netflix

The Roxy in Miramar is one of New Zealand's leading independent cinemas.

Netflix who? Independent cinema owners don't consider movie-streaming sites a threat.

Will this fix Island Bay's cycleway? video

Wellington Mayor Justin Lester believes his compromise is "common sense" solution for the layout of The Parade.

Wellington now plans to spend $4.1m on new solution to solve cycleway debacle.

Comment

From protected to predator

In 1894 the government had classified possums as game and by 1907 they had received protected species status.
In 1894 ...

OPINION: New Zealand's aiming to be predator-free by 2050. But some of those species now recognised as destructive were once viewed quite differently.

Economy needs political stability

ANZ chief economist Cameron Bagrie says the economy is "running below trend".

OPINION: If New Zealand has reached peaks in tourism and construction, is it time to worry about the economy?

Bill To Winston: 'Let’s Do This'

Winston Peters will play "the cards that count" with all the skill he indisputably possesses.

OPINION: Bill English, if he is wise, will clasp his newfound ally, Winston Peters, by the hand and say: "Let's do this!"

Peters ready to reel in

Clarke Gayford, partner of Jacinda Ardern, offers sausages to Wendie Petrie, left, and TV3's Samantha Hayes outside Chez ...

OPINION: A state of siege outside the leaders' homes, while inside TV studios some felt besieged.

It's Winnie Time once more

A scene that's likely to be replayed often in the next week or so: NZ First leader Winston Peters in a media scrum on ...

OPINION: The election campaign was a rollercoaster ride. Are we now in for another one?

Culture

Tuesday's crossword solutions

Crosswords

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

Pianomania a delight for the audience

Freddy Kempf traced the history of the piano concerto from Handel to Gershwin in Pianomania.

REVIEW: Pianomania a real crowd-pleaser from NZSO and Freddy Kempf.

Monday's crossword solutions

Crosswords

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

Saturday's crossword solutions

Crosswords

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

Sofar so good for refugees

Electronic pop singer-songwriter Estère.

Small gig in capital apartment part of a global Amnesty International project.

Capital Life

Charity packages tackle needs

Given For You family care packages include items like tissues, toothpaste, soap, towels and shampoo.

Wellington charity Given for You identifies needs and then takes them on with a range of care packages

Welly nominations open

Nominations for the 2017 Wellingtonian of the Year Awards open today.

Dominion Post Wellingtonian of the Year Awards nominations are now open.

Winner of WOW crowned gallery video

'Encapsulate' by Rinaldy Yunardi of Indonesia won the WOW Supreme Award. Made of plastic ropes and LEDs.

Indonesian designer who made boots for Katy Perry wins WOW.

Sofar so good for refugees

Electronic pop singer-songwriter Estère.

Small gig in capital apartment part of a global Amnesty International project.

Te Papa to go fully solar

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Hoppers Crossing has the highest number of Solar Panel instillation in ...

Wellington museum plans to power itself entirely by sunlight within a decade.

Sport

Ryan Scaife wants slice of history

Ryan Scaife is focused on Commonwealth Games glory.

Ryan Scaife has boxing in his blood. Now he wants to make some family history.

Gingernuts hot Livamol favourite

Gingernuts wins the Windsor Park Plate to ensure favouritism for the Livamol Classic.

Punters hit Gingernuts in early Livamol markets.

Hillier shows golfing class

A final round of 67 left Daniel Hillier 12 shots clear of his New Zealand team-mate Ryan Chisnall in the Wellington ...

Wellington's top golfer tunes up for Asia-Pacific amateur with big win in 72-hole strokeplay.

Capital fair at NHL

Benedict van Woerkom, left, impressed for Capital in this year's NHL.

The men feel they underperformed, while the women saw improvement in their game.

Teenage 'keeper in Nix mix

Wellington Phoenix academy goalkeeper Keegan Smith started for the first team in a pre-season match on Saturday.

Lewis Italiano has the inside running, but he has plenty of competition for the Wellington Phoenix starting goalkeeping position.

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