Hutt News

Charges for kidnapping accused

Emergency services at the hostage situation at Kings Cres, Lower Hutt on August 17.

Woman charged with kidnapping and threatening to kill after Lower Hutt hostage situation.

Young people challenge candidates

Organiser Ellen Jackman (centre) with Labour's Ginny Andersen and National's Chris Bishop.

Sixty young people turn out to hear from political candidates.

The Wellingtonian

Landlords hit out at rental WoF

To achieve the new rental WoF, a property must pass all 29 criteria including insulation, heating, ventilation and ...

"Army of clipboard holders" won't keep kids healthy, says investors' federation.

Window blown from building video

Around 5am, MetService meteorologist Stephen Glassey said a wind gust of 126kmh was recorded at Mt Kaukau in Wellington ...

Just when we thought it was over, winter roared back with a vengeance.

Wairarapa News

Small town boss - big salary

241115. News. Photo: Loren Dougan/Fairfax NZ. Carterton District Council chief executive Jane Davis.

Sparsely populated regions are paying big money for council chief executives.

Arrests after police pursuit

Police said the chase lasted for up to half an hour in the Wairarapa countryside.

A fleeing driver in Wairarapa tried to avoid spikes, only to hit a pole.

Kapi-Mana News

Potters to help homeless

Potter Rebecca Flowerday, Janet Carlyle and Head of Art at Queen Margaret College Paulette Pavelich. Potters throughout ...

"It's that whole idea that you buy a soup bowl to support the soup kitchen."

Scribe granted bail video

Luafutu first arrived at court earlier in the afternoon, heavily disguised.

Malo Ioane Luafutu, better known as Scribe, enters no pleas in Porirua District Court.

Upper Hutt Leader

Young people challenge candidates

Organiser Ellen Jackman (centre) with Labour's Ginny Andersen and National's Chris Bishop.

Sixty young people turn out to hear from political candidates.

Lamb rustler strikes

Newborn lambs have been stolen from Mangaroa Valley, Upper Hutt. (File photo)

Five stolen lambs, some just days old, won't be being properly fed, owner fears.

Kapiti Observer

'Too provocative' for Amazon

Amazon has banned Kapiti author Shona Moller from advertising her book on its website because its imagery is ...

Hint of cleavage too much for web giant, as it refuses ad for Kiwi's book.

Caution: silly road names ahead

The Poplar Ave interchange on the Kapiti Expressway, in the middle of the shot. Hugging the hills is the old highway, ...

Not everyone took Kapiti's $100,000 consultation project entirely seriously.

Horowhenua Mail

Candidates make their pitch

Labour Party candidate Rob McCann, left, brought a cardboard cutout of Jacinda Ardern on stage. Seated behind is Nathan ...

Politicians pitch water, warm homes, superannuation and tax as key issues for Horowhenua voters.

The email that got Feyen blacklisted

Horowhenua District Councilor Ross Campbell, left, and mayor Michael Feyen had their emails blocked by former mayor ...

Former Horowhenua mayor releases email that led to rival's messages being intercepted.

Ad Feedback
special offers
Ad Feedback