Regional council says 5.6 per cent increase needed to fund "big-ticket items".
There ain't enough space in this town for the both of us. Actually, maybe if we share then there is.
New owner says site is new ownership group's "playground".
Wellington train packed with Lions fans abruptly stopped by a car stuck on level crossing.
Neighbours say health camp breaches subdivision ban on "commercial" uses.
Council announces start of work to reduce risk of plants falling on walkers.
Bailed councillor can't attend meetings, and mayor is a witness in case against him.
A chance meeting results in celebrated Italian musician coming to Wellington.
NZTA confirms work to fix "pavement issues" on new $630m highway.
Single parents, including mum with club feet, get parking tickets as they train to get jobs.
Staff may need decontaminating after mysterious envelope turns up at Kapiti Coast travel agency.
New Zealand sevens player Andrew Knewstubb pushes for Tasman Makos contract.
Councillor banned from council building after allegedly pressing himself against a female worker.
Impatient regional councillors want urgent discussion on upgrades to ailing line.
Lifeguard club captain has been with the club for 14 years.
A man who bashed his stepdaughter's rapist has avoided jail after his lawyer said he was acting "out of love".
Fans around the region get special services when the Lions come to Wellington.
Two men convicted of 2013 drugs charges, at their third trial.
As the money runs low, a Kiwi superbike rider in Italy is turning to old-fashioned Kiwi ingenuity.
Husband comes up with an ingenious solution to his wife's loss of mobility.
Conversations did not make sense unless a code was being used for drugs, Crown says.
Think your cat's the best? Well bow down before Parker, the top cat in NZ.
A fire that starting in the boys changing rooms at Kapiti College is a suspected arson.
Vince Osborne says council cut back his controversial hedge in a "rapid, sneak attack".
The fire service were alerted to smoke coming from the gymnasium shortly before 9pm.
Traffic delays between Levin and Otaki have cleared.
It's been hacked, barricaded and poisoned, and now the giant Waikanae hedge is getting the chop.
Student needs her assistance dog, but driver says only blind people can travel with dogs.
New expressway north of Wellington may need repairs just three months after opening.
Got a backyard to spare? You could get $100 a night for renting it to campervans.