Yesterday 5 Upper Hutt College teenagers were reported missing after skipping the last period of school. Apparently the group of 14-15 year olds had been planning for a while to run away to Palmerston North. None of them have made any contact with their families,...
A person has been killed after being hit by a vehicle on the Wellington motorway just before 6.30pm this evening. Traffic is being diverted off the northbound motorway at the Tinakori Road off-ramp. The road is expected to remain closed for some...
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 the whole day from 2am on Thursday 16 November until 2am Friday 17 November, so there are no staff to...
A Southern Right Whale and her baby have been swimming around Wellington Harbour for a few days. An image, captured by Dwight Lorenzen shows the mother whale swimming alongside her calf, in the water near Petone. Many have speculated that the whale may be 'Matariki,'...
Police have today been undertaking further enforcement activity in Porirua relating to the sale and supply of synthetic drugs. Following the execution of a search warrant at a Porirua address today, a 34-year-old man will appear in Porirua District Court tomorrow, charged with...
Election campaigners have been taking risky steps to get their signs in front of drivers eyes. Three campaigners were spotted right beside the SH2 Melling Intersection in Lower Hutt today. They appeared dangerously close to the Melling line train track, concerning those nearby. The...
Incredible amounts of rubbish were picked up from Petone Beach during an organised cleanup event on Sunday. The event, run by the Petone Beach Clean Up Crew, attracted 40 volunteers on Sunday to clean up the beach. "The western end of Petone Beach is...
Over $21,000 has been raised on a givealittle set up to help Tom, the cat that was attacked by a dog whilst relaxing in Porirua. Tom the cat is recovering and is well supported, however the attacking dog and owners are yet to be...
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