A letter to a young girl was among the contents of a time capsule opened to mark 125 years of woman's suffrage.
It has about 16 rugby fields worth of various property in the area.
Sustainable coffee culture hits Upper Hutt with reusable cup initiative.
A team of Sri Lankan schoolboys on a rugby development programme are dealing it out to local teams.
Empty shops in Upper Hutt's CBD sit in stark contrast to the full house at the city's shopping mall.
Upset residents are calling for answers after a beloved feral rooster was killed by the council.
Volunteers honoured as the try to stop the bush being choked by old man's beard.
Parent says birthing centre is a good alternative to hospital for mothers expecting a natural birth.
New Zealand isn't just short of tradies - we need engineers too.
Human rights lawyer says paedophile village outside Rimutaka Prison probably illegal.
Upper Hutt's mayor calls for calm after locals learn of housing plan for sex abusers.
Significant delays are expected on SH58 after a second crash in the Wellington region causes carnage.
Earthquake strengthening work on Upper Hutt's Central Library has started six months after shutting its doors.
Witnesses called police when they saw a child dangling from the moving car.
Despite growing interests in ceramics, it remains underappreciated in New Zealand, a potter says.
Hutt hospital was on lockdown for several hours in Tuesday as a "precautionary measure".
Access restored to one of Wellington's most popular walking tracks after land owner and local council come to an accord.
They're joyless and dull. So why have new suburban developments become a sea of grey roofs?
Strategies to keep people in the region seem to be paying off.
Conservation organisation airs concerns over an area of rare peatland on private property in Upper Hutt.
90-year-old toy maker Des Redican can go weeks without a sale, but money isn't is motivation.
Placemakers will take on some workers from failed prefabricated housing company Matrix Homes.
Workers who built factory homes for those priced out of market are left blindsided by company's collapse.
Three plays in three years for a young Hutt Valley playwright - and she has a salami costume to thank.
One city in the Wellington region is trying to encourage higher density housing by scrubbing consent fees.
Two women have been indecently assaulted by same man near Wellington.
Cheaper tickets plus not enough passengers could equal no school bus.
Ambulance left to the people of the Wellington region by Bevan 'Spike' Jones unveiled in Lower Hutt.
'Jobs not jails' idea as cafe becomes a stepping stone to reintegration for former inmates.
For two of Wellington's most prolific readers, reading books is all about being in a bubble.