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Concern for missing woman

Missing woman Tamzyn Whitehead, 41, last seen in central Waikanae.

A police search is underway for a woman last seen in Waikanae on the Kapiti Coast. 

Wellington council under investigation

Wellington City Council is being investigated by the Ombudsman over its failure to release information on the ...

Ombudsman investigating Wellington City Council's refusal to release info to ratepayers.

Kiwi dies while walking in US

Hastings man Jonny Russell, 36, died unexpectedly in Colorado on Sunday.

The 36-year-old man was walking along a footpath when he collapsed in Colorado.

Drink driver charged over fatal crash

Sione "Bah" Tuiano with his daughter, Anne, 5.

Charges laid over crash which killed rugby man Sione "Bah" Tuiano.

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.

Warrant issued for Napier beggar

A warrant to arrest Frank Lovich was issued by Judge Geoff Rea on Wednesday.

Man with more than 300 convictions fails to show in court

Councillor cleared

Horowhenua councillor Ross Campbell is not in breach of his council's code of conduct, an investigation has found.

Under-fire chief executive "dulled" down findings, cleared councillor claims.

Slip closes Kapiti road

Paekakariki Hill Rd has been closed by a slip.

Paekakariki Hill Rd, linking Porirua and Kapiti, has reopened after a slip.

Wellington

Wellington council under investigation

Wellington City Council is being investigated by the Ombudsman over its failure to release information on the ...

Ombudsman investigating Wellington City Council's refusal to release info to ratepayers.

Slip closes Kapiti road

Paekakariki Hill Rd has been closed by a slip.

Paekakariki Hill Rd, linking Porirua and Kapiti, has reopened after a slip.

Wairarapa

Motorcyclist injured in crash

The propped-up bike, which was initially lying on its side after colliding with a car.

A man is in a serious condition after accident in Masterton on Tuesday.

Celebrations timed rugby team out

Masterton Red Star have received a valuable reminder about converting tries in a timely fashion.

With seconds to go, they scored a try. But their celebratory high-fives came too soon - and went on too long.

Porirua

Rates shock for Porirua

The hilltop suburb of Camborne, overlooking Pauatahanui Inlet, has had the highest average rates increase in Porirua ...

Residents flabbergasted by double-digit increases on their bills.

From Porirua to Cape Town

There is no spare time for Kate Powell, Jemma Brisk, and Cerys Poore as they research, revise and rehearse for their ...

Debating has paved the way for three Porirua teens to represent NZ in South Africa.

Kapiti

Concern for missing woman

Missing woman Tamzyn Whitehead, 41, last seen in central Waikanae.

A police search is underway for a woman last seen in Waikanae on the Kapiti Coast. 

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.

Hutt Valley

Drink driver charged over fatal crash

Sione "Bah" Tuiano with his daughter, Anne, 5.

Charges laid over crash which killed rugby man Sione "Bah" Tuiano.

Pedestrian hit in Lower Hutt

Ambulances and police at the scene of an accident at a Lower Hutt roundabout.

Pedestrian in hospital after being hit by car near a busy Lower Hutt intersection.

Hawke's Bay

Kiwi dies while walking in US

Hastings man Jonny Russell, 36, died unexpectedly in Colorado on Sunday.

The 36-year-old man was walking along a footpath when he collapsed in Colorado.

Warrant issued for Napier beggar

A warrant to arrest Frank Lovich was issued by Judge Geoff Rea on Wednesday.

Man with more than 300 convictions fails to show in court

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