Napier faces a 5 per cent rates hike as the city spends more on its water supply.
RSAs demand reinstatement of 'War Memorial' title on Napier conference centre
The ex-Greens co-leader head of Greenpeace may avoid a conviction following an open-sea protest.
She lived a floor below but didn't tell buyers about problems with apartment.
Reiha McLelland, 13, took her life in August 2014 after an intense relationship with her teacher. The Coroner thinks the law needs to change.
Four Kiwis will take their case to High Court seeking compensation from ACC.
Beggars who say Napier's ban violates the Bill of Rights have a good case, lawyer says.
Council official had a rude awakening for Lions fans who thought they'd obeyed rules.
Former gambling inspector Kevin Coffey gets bail until fraud sentencing.
Les Miserables is a challenging production for adults - imagine performing it will a cast of teenagers
Ever wanted to be the star of the party? This motorised chilly bin 'limo' could be your chance.
OPINION: Broadcaster Nadine Higgins catches up with Bevan King, the teacher who gave a self-conscious teen the courage to become a TV journalist.
A scrap yard employee was left bloody and bruised but sent the thief packing empty-handed.
Woman says she has been deprived of time with her mother, which she can never get back.
Young man weeps at sentencing for mowing down cycling Wellington businessman while doing 100kmh.
It's suspected that 23-year-old woman Manpreet Kaur died after being entangled in machinery in Hastings.
Work on buildings which will make up the first stage of a new community health and sports centre at the region's sport park will begin in October.
Growing native plants and life skills in one go.
Lawrence Yule looks back after chairing last council meeting as Hastings mayor.
Lost police bullets and magazine found several kilometres away on Napier's Marine Parade.
Council boss heading south after leading district's bid to become a rocket hub.
An officer left the gun magazine on the roof of a patrol car in Napier before driving off.
Napier City Council and IRD are moving out of two council-owned buildings.
After the 5-year-old misbehaved, dad got a hammer and told siblings to "look away so you don't see all the blood".
"Why give us a chance? I'm living proof the programme works."
Cop-stabber John Gillies will soon be back in the community after completing his 12th stint in jail.
Blaze destroys property that recently changed hands after a forced sale.
As a fire was being put out in Taranaki, another flared up in Hawke's Bay.
The pedestrian hit by a car on Friday night was Kimberly Chaval Phillips.
Four-storey building finished in 2007 got its certificate of compliance last week.