National Party's Simon Bridges reclaims Tauranga electorate
It is back to business for newly re-elected Tauranga MP Simon Bridges who sets off to Wellington today to "help form a new government".
The National Party MP reclaimed the Tauranga electorate on Saturday night with 19,111 votes....
Wellington City Council ACC costs drop thanks to fewer work-related injuries
Council staff in Wellington weren't injuring themselves quite as badly in the last financial year compared with the year before - and the evidence is showing up in the ACC costs.
Lumbar sprains and ligament damage took staff out...
'Significant' delays after crash between car and motorbike on SH1 at Otaki
Traffic heading towards Wellington has come to a stop after a crash between a motorbike and a car along State Highway 1 today.
One patient is in a moderate condition after the crash, which happened near Otaki just before 10.30am,...
Proposed Island Bay Cycleway changes to be put to Wellington councillors
Wellington's mayor believes he has come up with a solution for the controversial Island Bay Cycleway.
Justin Lester has today outlined his "common-sense solution" that will be put to councillors this week.
It would bring the cycleway...
Wellington poet Lewis Scott to be sentenced in November for second rape
A prominent Wellington poet convicted of rape for a second time will be sentenced in November.
Lewis Edward Scott, 69, was found guilty last month of raping a woman after inviting her to his home for what she thought was a business...
Large slip blocks Wellington road
A large slip has come down in Wellington.
The City Council said it came down on Manchester Street in the suburb of Newtown overnight, resulting in fallen trees, debris and damaged cables.
The left lane up the hill is blocked.