Prime Minister Bill English took time for a selfie with NewsWire’s SHAR DAVIS during his first Waitangi Day in the top job. Shar reports on the annual Bledisloe Garden Reception.
WorkerBe Oasis harvests locally grown vegetables and then gives half away .
Fringe artists say they’re thankful for the platform that the popular New Zealand Fringe festival offers.
Thousands turned out to Porirua’s Te Rauparaha park to celebrate Waitangi Day.
New citizens were treated to pōwhiri and kai before Porirua’s Waitangi Day festival.
Changes to medicinal cannabis regulations are seen as nothing more than a small administrative change.
There were plenty of fluorescent jackets and shorts at Wellington’s Queens Wharf today.
The latest Salvation Army State of the Nation report raises questions that need answering ahead of the election due to entrenched child abuse and poverty, alarming housing conditions and an exploding prison population. SHAR DAVIS reports.
The Salvation Army recognise government financial management, but the ledger is not balanced.
Government House hosted a citizenship ceremony and the Bledisloe Garden Reception
Everyone at Team Wellington knows they have to keep working hard if they want to finish the regular season in first place.
The Christchurch Women’s March came together in seven days thanks to social media’s reach
Fat Freddys Drop headline act at Lower Hutt’s Te Rā o te Raukura festival .
The $750,000 kea habitat is final stage of Meet the Locals He Tuku Aroha interactive area
Wellington City Council has funded a workshop where people can learn how to fix their own bikes. SHAR DAVIS reports.
Five bike mechanics are offering free help with repairs from a shop in a cosmic blue container on Marion Street.
Kiwis are speculating about the impact the Donald trump presidency will have here.
Victoria University’s Jon Johansson fears Trump’s plans to increase infrastructure spending and increase tax cuts, will have a flow-on effect.
LAURA KEOWN reports.
Eager mountain bikers tackle tracks at newly opened Christchurch Adventure Park.
The Kitten Inn is experiencing a surge in kitten numbers this season. AMY McEWEN finds out out what the public can do to help.
Over a million dollars is needed for Petone wharf repair, and consultation will take place early in 2017 after blow-out in maintenance costs.
MARGOT NEAS reports.
The councillor charged with keeping the smokefree process moving has softly-softly approach
Barista John Hart tells us how a café can become a second living room.
After years of argument the contentious Curtis St rezoning has been signed off by Wellington council.
Staff are working from the back of their truck collecting and distributing food.
More female players becoming professional cricket players. KATENI SAU reports.
Wellington has a two-stage living wage plan, says the man charged with overseeing the process
Successful merging of alumni and graduate talent likely to be repeated
Numbers are double last year despite de-sexing initiatives
Kids from the East Porirua area are taking charge of revamping Cannons Creek – KATENI SAU reports.
Maiden speech for ‘proud red-badge wearing, union loving, bleeding heart liberal lefty’
A Central Otago business has spotted a perk of NZ’s ongoing annual increase in visitors.
Luke Fiso is rising to the top of crossfit success in New Zealand with an eye on the world. SHAR DAVIS reports
The past year in particular has been the best since the 2011 quake
Wellingtonians are getting a small taste of disruption, as these photos show
No parent wants to be away from their kids, but circumstances mean it is necessary
Local designer Jessie Wong creates leather bags and accessories with a focus on environmental responsibilities.
Cafe L’affare has a barista who can guess your coffee order. IRELAND HENDRY-TENNENT reports
Little Yellow Bird produce sustainable uniforms sourced from India
Latu Talu and Keegan O’Kane–Jones enjoyed success at the Australian championships.
The regular imports to Wellington this year include 20 from Japanese rugby competitions.
Record numbers include increasing numbers from Asia, particularly China.
Kapiti campus students prepare for a function to test their culinary skills. DAN MAGEEAN spent the day documenting the process.
The election, and the shows, may be over, but the gags may keep coming.
Month after month Statistics New Zealand is reporting tourism growth
Getting through the quake, and preparing for future emergencies is the topic of students in this show on Wellington Access Radio.
A bout of severe weather on November 15 caused flooding throughout the Greater Wellington Region. Here is a selection of photos taken around some of the waterways as they neared maximum capacity that day.
Quake didn’t clear shelves in the Island Bay New World but shoppers did
In the weeks after Britain voted to leave the European Union on June 23 , New Zealand was told to prepare for a British invasion. But Statistics New Zealand figures tell a different story. CHRIS VISSER reports.
Statistics New Zealand report shows Kiwis are travelling more but not to the same places they once did. However fewer are going to traditionally glamourous holiday destinations Vanuatu, Paris and Italy. SHAR DAVIS reports.
After the quake a gap had opened between a bank and a retaining wall
The Department of Conservation has received 1680 public submissions after approving in principle a hydro scheme on the West Coast’s Waitaha River.
Seventy submitters want to speak at hearing on December 5 for scheme that Forest and Bird says will be a devastating impact on native animals and vegetation. MARGOT NEAS reports.
More than 50 1932 classic Deuce cars rolled into Martinborough Square
Newswire talks to several Newtown businesses who decided to open up the morning after the quake.
Newswire spoke to people throughout New Zealand for their reactions to the quake. SHAR DAVIS reports.
Wellington CBD was all but deserted today as residents respected the council’s request to avoid the area so that buildings could be checked for damage by experts. SHAR DAVIS reports.
Moggli is chipped and ready to be adopted at the SPCA, which has been in the middle of a microchipping and desexing frenzy thanks to a big discount. SHAR DAVIS reports.
From left Elizabeth Marshall, Tara Brannigan, Corey Johnson and Lynn Abate-Johnson in a sad JJ Murphy’s bar in Wellington. SALLY MUYOMA and KATENI SAU report.
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ANGELA REID and PATRICK FRENCH follow news from all over the world covering the US elections.
ANDREW DAWSON monitored the conservative American news media over the course of Election Day.
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Upper Hutt’s own Donald Trump impersonator is bringing the US presidency, and media, to New Zealand. HUGO HUNTINGTON meets Alexander Sparrow.
JADE WINTON-LOWE follows the big names and their reaction to the results.
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Christine Valverde dresses in white to honour the suffragettes. SALLY MUYOMA reports from Cuba St.
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Pennsylvania was being declared for Donald Trump and with it the presidential election.
JAMES MALTHUS followed the trajectory of election day through monitoring US sites and media coverage with live updates. Welcome to Donald Trump’s America.
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Associate Prof. Leon Gurevitch from Victoria University is in Los Angeles providing a rolling taste of US election day with MARGOT NEAS.
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Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton are receiving support from well-known celebrities.
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NewsWire asks some young people: Should the election be taken seriously?
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