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Friday, December 15, 2017

Police seize 30kg of meth in Wellington

Six people have been arrested and an estimated 30kg of methamphetamine has been seized following a second wave of terminations in relation to Operation...

Water Park to Open in Porirua this Summer!

Porirua's new splash pad at Aotea Lagoon is on track to open before Christmas 2017. Construction is well underway - and details of the opening...

Speed Camera Locations Around Wellington

We've put together a map showing the locations of Speed Cameras around Wellington. With the heat of summer rising, road rage, restlessness and speeding when...

Dog Park to be built in Wainuiomata

The Hutt City Council has announced the purchase of land in Wainuiomata which will be turned into a large dog park. The Hutt City...

Victoria University Karori Campus Sold to Retirement Village

The University became the beneficial owner of the assets and liabilities of the College of Education on the campus by merger in 2004. The...

Driver crashed into house and ran away

UPDATE: This afternoon a 29 year old local man has been charged in relation to the crash on the corner of Ruapehu Street and...

Cocaine seized in Lower Hutt, foreigners arrested

Police from the National Organised Crime Group yesterday concluded an operation targeting the supply of cocaine in the Wellington region. The operation resulted in the...

Wellington needs to reduce water usage urgently

Further restrictions are likely to come into place within a week as the water levels in Wellington continue to drop. According to Metservice,...

Toxic algae in Hutt River deadly to dogs, harmful to humans

Greater Wellington Regional Council is warning swimmers to stay out of the Hutt River from Kaitoke Regional Park to where the river meets Wellington...

Trains will now be running tomorrow

On Friday 1 December ALL Metlink train services will be running as the rail strike has now been called off. The Rail Maritime Transport Union...

No trains will be running on Friday due to a strike

Unfortunately the Rail Maritime Transport Union are on strike for the whole day on Friday 1 December, so there are no staff to run...

Ban on Sprinklers across Wellington

A ban on the use of residential sprinklers and irrigation systems will take effect in Wellington, Lower Hutt, Upper Hutt and Porirua from midnight...

Why only a third of us got the Emergency Alert

Civil Defence sent out a nationwide emergency alert to our cell phones this evening, but if you didn't get the alert, you're not alone. Only...

Person hit by train in Upper Hutt

Police are responding to an incident involving a train and pedestrian in Upper Hutt. Police were called to the scene near the Heretaunga Railway Station...

Wellington taxi driver shot last night

An investigation has started after a taxi driver was shot in Wellington last night. The male driver was shot in the shoulder while he was...

60 bags of synthetic drugs found in Porirua

Police have today been undertaking further enforcement activity in Porirua relating to the sale and supply of synthetic drugs. Following the execution of...

Missing Diver Found To Have Drowned

The Police National Dive Squad has this evening recovered the body of the diver who was reported missing off the coast of Makara, in...

No Trains on Thursday due to Strike

Due to strike action on Thursday 16 November no Metlink train services will be running. Unfortunately the Rail Maritime Transport Union are on strike for...

Diver missing on West Coast of Wellington

A search and rescue operation is currently under way in Makara to locate a missing diver who was reported overdue yesterday evening. The diver, who...

4.8 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Wellington

A small but sturdy 4.8 magnitude earthquake has hit Wellington. It has been felt all over the wider Wellington region. This earthquake was first...
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