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Monday, September 24, 2018

SH58 Speed Limit Lowered to 80kph

The speed limit for SH58 will be lowered to 80kph from tomorrow, adding 1 minute to the journey. The stretch of road connects the...

23 year old sadly killed in motorcycle accident

Police can now release the name of the motorcyclist who died in a crash on SH2 near Kaitoke, Upper Hutt, on Wednesday September 19. He...
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Wellington named the top destination in NZ

Lonely Planet has named Wellington as the #1 destination to see when in New Zealand., topping the likes of Queenstown and Auckland. "Wellington is...

Aggravated robbery near Wellington Train Station

Police are investigating the aggravated robbery of a pharmacy on Bunny Street, Wellington. At around 12pm a man entered the store and threatened two staff...

Vice-Chancellor reappointed at Victoria University

Chancellor Neil Paviour-Smith says the University Council is delighted that Professor Guilford will continue to lead the University and implement its ambitious strategic plan. He...

WIN All Blacks vs South Africa Tickets

Want to win 2 tickets to see the upcoming All Blacks vs South Africa game? Check out the post on our Facebook page to...

Whale and Baby in Wellington Harbour

A Southern Right Whale and her baby have been swimming around Wellington Harbour for a few days. An image, captured by Dwight Lorenzen shows...

Person Sadly Dead After Terrace Tunnel Crash

One person has died following the serious crash in the Terrace Tunnel. The crash occurred about 7.50am this morning. The Serious Crash Unit is in...

Masses of rubbish cleaned at Petone Beach

Incredible amounts of rubbish were picked up from Petone Beach during an organised cleanup event on Sunday. The event, run by the Petone Beach...

Movie Museum and Convention Centre to be built in Wellington

Wellington City Council and The Movie Museum Limited (TMML) have today announced a mutually-agreed parting of the ways for a joint project between the...

Multiple thefts from cars in Petone

Police are urging people to take extra care following an increase in thefts from vehicles in Petone. The thefts have occurred from vehicles parked in...

Man uses lollies to try abduct child in Karori

Parents of Karori Normal School have been notified of a man using lollies to encourange an 11 year into his car. This is the letter...

50 Wellington bus drivers will strike

Wellington bus drivers strike over unsafe conditions, lack of negotiations Hutt Valley bus drivers employed by Tranzit have voted to take industrial action to protest...

Matariki Fireworks Postponed Due To Whale

The Matariki Fireworks sky show was scheduled for tomorrow evening, but has now been postponed till next Saturday. A whale (which has been given the...

Police seeking to arrest man in relation to a shooting

A warrant to arrest has been issued for Duane Edward Huaki. The warrant is in relation to the shooting of a 36-year-old man at a...

Person dead after being hit by train in Tawa

A person was hit by a train near Linden Station in Tawa just before 7.45am and is reportedly dead. All trains on the Kapiti...

The Wellington company revolutionising the world of cryptocurrencies

Crypto Launchpad is a Wellington based company which was founded only 8 months ago by a local entrepreneur Adiraj Gupta and his Co-Founders Kerry...

Two arrests and firearms recovered in Masterton

Two people have been arrested and firearms, cash and methamphetamine seized following the execution of two search warrants in Masterton early this morning. The search...

Woman killed after being hit by car in Upper Hutt

A woman has died after being hit by a car in Akatarawa Road, Upper Hutt, this afternoon. Emergency services were called just after 2pm. Police are...

Shooting in Stokes Valley, gunman has not been found

Police have responded to reports of a shooting at an address in George Street in Stokes Valley at about 2.15pm today. Police originally thought...
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