Wellingtonians won't hear Si & Gary on their breakfast show anymore.

Wellington loses Si and Gary show

But they'll get something more local in return - Polly and Grant.

Man caught with gun

A man was arrested after police found a loaded shotgun in a car. (FILE PHOTO)

Gang tension is believed to be be behind the arrest of a man carrying a loaded shotgun in Masterton.

How to stop begging? video

The only thing that will get Marcus Pohio off the street is death. But is public generosity speeding that up?

Ex-British Cars House for sale

1920s character building with penthouse apartment and rooftop on the market.

'Grumpy' Canes get job done video

Hurricanes advance despite a third consecutive "sloppy, loose and ill-disciplined" effort.

Strong winds for Wellington

Wellington has missed the worst weather, but there's still been slips and heavy rain.

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News

Our plastic shame video

Plastics breaks up in the ocean, and a net is required to estimate how many particles are floating in the plastic patch.

Researchers warn of a tsunami of plastic after the discovery of a 2.5 million sq km plastic patch in the South Pacific.

Motorists dodge waves as storm hits

Stormy conditions in Wellington are sending waves crashing over roads and disrupting traffic.

The PM's love of literature

National Portrait - Robin White: globetrotting artist

business

Disability access a 'human right'

Bill Wrightson chaired the Barrier Free New Zealand Trust.

The idea of sending a disabled person around to the side or the back of a building while everyone else entered via the front door was abhorrent to disabled access campaigner Bill Wrightson.

New hotels on the radar

The hotel chain behind Christchurch's recently opened Crowne Plaza Hotel is expected to announce its plans for Auckland ...

A major hotel chain is looking at building half a dozen new hotels in Auckland, Wellington and Queenstown.

Ex-British Cars House for sale

The building features a tiled lobby and a vintage cage lift.

1920s character building with penthouse apartment and rooftop on the market.

Country's best chips awarded

Masterton's Mr Chips, which was recently named the country's best chip shop.

Looking for the country's best chips? Try Wairarapa.

How to keep Wellington humming

The new government must deliver for business, John Milford, chief executive Wellington Chamber of Commerce, says.

OPINION: We need to ensure the new government delivers a platform to enable Wellington businesses to invest, employ and grow.

Comment

Momentum with Peters

NZ First leader Winston Peters is pulling out all his old trusty policies and tricks in his bid to secure the leverage ...

OPINION: In the dance of the desperates, Winston Peters is whirling the fastest.

Help for the whistleblower

Former MoT manager and fraudster Joanne Harrison.

OPINION: The habit of blaming the whistleblower occurs everywhere, in government and in private organisations.

Turei: Mad, bad or bold?

Metiria Turei said she had to cheat on the DPB to feed her child.

OPINION: Greens co-leader gets praise for coming out as a DPB cheat - but what about all the women who fed their children on less?

Turei's middle-class hand wringing

Hands up if you are a welfare fraudster.

OPINION: Metiria Turei's benefit fraud disclosure shows lot of middle-class hand-wringing about a social group from which she is completely divorced.

Trolleys hold network back

OPINION: The transformation to a modern all-electric bus fleet is well under way, says Chris Laidlaw.

Culture

The PM's love of literature

Katherine Mansfield House & Garden at 25 Tinakori Rd, Wellington.

Prime Minister Bill English will discuss his love of literature in the first of a series of fundraisers for Katherine Mansfield House & Garden

Saturday's crossword solutions

Crosswords

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

Opera sings for charity

Te Omanga Hospice fund raiser Kirsty Stratford, centre,  with opera singers Emily Mwila and Pasquale Orchard, who play ...

Te Omanga Hospice needs to raise $10 million.

Friday's crossword solutions

Crosswords

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

RNZB hosts open day

Dancers Joseph Skelton and Madeleine Graham play the title characters in the Royal New Zealand Ballet's production of ...

Get a sneak peek at the Royal New Zealand Ballet's new production before it opens.

Capital Life

The PM's love of literature

Katherine Mansfield House & Garden at 25 Tinakori Rd, Wellington.

Prime Minister Bill English will discuss his love of literature in the first of a series of fundraisers for Katherine Mansfield House & Garden

RNZB hosts open day

Dancers Joseph Skelton and Madeleine Graham play the title characters in the Royal New Zealand Ballet's production of ...

Get a sneak peek at the Royal New Zealand Ballet's new production before it opens.

Taxi sideswipe under investigation

Ann Clouston says her car was sideswiped by a Capital Taxis driver in Wellington on Tuesday night.

Couple with young son say driver acknowledged prang, then drove away.

Why not a Ngauranga tunnel?

The landslip in Ngauranga Gorge that closed State Highway 1 last week. Dunne says a tunnel would provide an alternative ...

After a slip closed the gorge route into Wellington, Peter Dunne says we should consider a tunnel.

Raging bus driver 'hit bike'

Cyclist David Tong says his tyre was squashed into a "taco''.

Wellington cyclist says a driver clipped him from behind because he was in a bus-only lane.

Sport

Coles: It's good to be back

Dane Coles was back doing his thing for the Hurricanes in their 35-16 quarterfinal victory over the Brumbies.

Dane Coles says after fearing he might never play again, it was just good to be back contributing to another Hurricanes finals victory.

'Grumpy' Canes get job done video

Hurricanes second five-eighth Ngani Laumape takes the ball into contact.

Hurricanes advance to the semis despite a third consecutive "sloppy, loose and ill-disciplined" effort.

Napier loses another ODI

Black Caps captain Kane Williamson and coach Mike Hesson won't be gracing Napier's McLean Park again till February at ...

McLean Park won't be ready for the Pakistan ODI in January, but hopes remain high for England in February.

Olympic coach laments fitness

It's been a tough year for Wellington Olympic coach Stu Jacobs after his team's Central League triumph in 2016.

Coach Stu Jacobs finally has a full squad available as they look to stay clear of relegation.

Black Sox dad misses out

Trevor Evans missed out on watching son Joel's gold medal winning performance in Canada, after being hit in the head by ...

Hit to the head leaves softball stalwart concussed.

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