Head judge of the Parkin Drawing competition Kelcy Taratoa in front of the winning artwork by Jacqui Colley of Wellington.

Etching on aluminium wins $20k 

Lower Hutt woman Jacqui Colley has claimed the $20,000 Parkin art prize

A sea of 'shirties' 

Three identical "shirties" have been found so far.

9:41 PM  Black Caps have been quick to offer support for Grace's cancer battle.

Erskine College demo starts

Demolition work has started on a treasured Wellington college.

Rough ride for network

Metlink admits things not perfect as commuters show frustration at new service.

Jobs may go at Te Papa video

A proposed restructure, the third in 10 years, could see invaluable natural history lost.

Fraudster takes $3 million

Police are seeking victims of Joshua Johnston, who has pleaded guilty to obtaining $3 million through a false investment scheme.

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Crash zone upgraded

Garden of York staff members Rebecca Taiaroa, left, and Sorida Valino, where the road is about to be upgraded

Notorious crash spot to get safety improvements, three years after authorities petitioned.

End to hostile property partnership

There was more than just hostility in the air at a Lower Hutt property, a disgruntled co-owner claimed.

The cost of free range eggs

Boundary change sought

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End to hostile property partnership

One owner claimed the other's cooking smells were unpleasant but the man who was accused said he didn't cook, he mostly ...

There was more than just hostility in the air at a Lower Hutt property, a disgruntled co-owner claimed.

BYO bag rewards from supermarkets

Supermarkets say Kiwis are adjusting well to bringing their own bags  as the move to phase out single-use plastic continues.

Supermarkets are sweetening the deal for bag-bringing customers, but not at the level Aussie stores do.

'Team Wellington' says Nǐ hǎo to China

Numbers of Chinese visitors to the Weta Cave has been growing, boosted by the introduction of a dedicated Mandarin ...

More funding is being pumped into enticing more Chinese tourists to Wellington.

Hands up for rates rebate

A $5000 rates remission was available to first home buyers in Wellington who were buying a newly constructed home, an ...

49 first time home builders met the criteria for a Wellington City Council $5000 rates remission.

Plastic fantastic for Hutt recycling business video

Flight Recycling boss Keith Smith (centre) last week asked Labour list MP Ginny Andersen and Associate Environment ...

Lower Hutt recycling firm wants more government support for recycling.

Comment

Time to share Antarctic stations and reform the treaty

The Americans are planning to upgrade McMurdo Station, which has an eccentric collection of buildings. Should the US and ...

There are too many bases on the Ice.

Bring on Winston The Musical

Acting Prime Minister Winston Peters: "Watching the acting PM achtung-ing the press gallery night after night on the ...

OPINION: The past few weeks have been fun, but we need song and dance too.

'Freedom' has already won

Lauren Southern wanted to speak in Auckland, along with fellow far-Right commentator Stefan Molyneux.

OPINION: Thanks to social media, free speech is everywhere. That's not necessarily good.

Conservation not for faint-hearted

A rare buttercup that only grows in one place in Canterbury is ranked higher on the Department of Conservation's species ...

OPINION: The Castle Hill buttercup is a very special thing. According to an algorithm.

Method behind Trump's brashness

President Donald Trump addresses a media conference at the Nato summit in Brussels.

OPINION: The United States president has a point about Nato contributions.

Culture

Etching on aluminium takes $20k prize

Lower Hutt artist Jacqui Colley  has been named winner of the $20,000 Parker Drawing Prize.

Lower Hutt woman Jacqui Colley has claimed the $20,000 Parkin art prize

Wellington dancers wow in Indonesia

At the end of the week-long course, Indonesian students put on a showcase of the moves they had  learned.

New Zealand School of Dance tutors take some of their best moves over to Indonesia.

Sea theme for subway tunnel

Artist Sheyne Tuffery has tried his hand at a few murals, including one in the Marlborough Health Hub. (File photo)

A new lick of paint, some bright lights and sea creature or two are making a difference to Rongotai's subway tunnel.

Monday's crossword solutions

Crossword puzzle close-up

Solutions to the Telegraph crossword can be found here.

Pride and the police

Protesters make a stand for their rights as police arrive at the Auckland Pride Parade in 2016.

Meet the woman reversing historical tensions between police and the LGBT+ community.

Capital Life

Etching on aluminium takes $20k prize

Lower Hutt artist Jacqui Colley  has been named winner of the $20,000 Parker Drawing Prize.

Lower Hutt woman Jacqui Colley has claimed the $20,000 Parkin art prize

Wellington dancers wow in Indonesia

At the end of the week-long course, Indonesian students put on a showcase of the moves they had  learned.

New Zealand School of Dance tutors take some of their best moves over to Indonesia.

Sea theme for subway tunnel

Artist Sheyne Tuffery has tried his hand at a few murals, including one in the Marlborough Health Hub. (File photo)

A new lick of paint, some bright lights and sea creature or two are making a difference to Rongotai's subway tunnel.

'Team Wellington' says Nǐ hǎo to China

Numbers of Chinese visitors to the Weta Cave has been growing, boosted by the introduction of a dedicated Mandarin ...

More funding is being pumped into enticing more Chinese tourists to Wellington.

Hands up for rates rebate

A $5000 rates remission was available to first home buyers in Wellington who were buying a newly constructed home, an ...

49 first time home builders met the criteria for a Wellington City Council $5000 rates remission.

Sport

Hillier nears world top-20

Daniel Hillier with golf major champions Sir Bob Charles and Michael Campbell after winning the Bledisloe Cup for top ...

After finishing seventh in the European Amateur, Daniel Hillier does it again in a top US tournament.

Central Pulse show their class

Sulu Fitzpatrick of the Pulse competes for the ball against Maia Wilson of the Stars.

A 15-goal thumping of the Northern Stars moves them one win away from hosting the national netball premiership final.

Burger's long road to the Pulse

Karin Burger was a competitive high jumper at secondary school.

Karin Burger follows Irene van Dyk and Leana du Bruin's footsteps from South Africa to NZ.

Full-bore now for Canes and Chiefs

The Hurricanes will be intent on turning the tables on the Chiefs when they meet again in next weekend's quarterfinal.

No option but playing the trump cards now, as quarterfinal matchup pits tasty rematch.

Canes sorry for angry tweet video

Fa'auli was suspended for four weeks last year after he was cited.

Hurricanes express regret for tweeting Johnny Fa'auli was a "player with a bad history of that crap" after red card.

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