More than 100 rats caught since the community project began three months ago
Fire safety officers says gas drier flue blowing on timbers results in blaze
Strathmore’s Kahurangi School venue for Wellington City Council event to fix and try out bikes.
David Lee will need to be his favourite superhero if he get his way
A group of young entrepreneurs no longer need McDonald’s WIFI after setting up in Wellington.
Mayoral candidates say the city is not taking full tourism advantage of its role as capital.
14 Hours Homeless is a nationwide campaign to aid the end of homelessness in NZ
As traffic is picked to increase in Wellington, what would Wellington mayoral candidates do?
Wellington’s mayoral candidates answer questions on Wellington’s issues
Six mayoral candidates give Newswire their views on funding for student transport discounts in Wellington.
Wellington dangerously exposed to a local disaster says mayoral hopeful.
“I feel loved and privileged to have been able to work with 15 cultures each day.”
Students are urged to keep the pressure on candidates to lower transport fares
Tempers flared when Wellington mayoral hopefuls asked for opinions on financial transparency.
Students are missing out on scholarships by not applying to a local charitable trust.
NZ Symphony Orchestra to play with film at Michael Fowler Centre
Four finalists have been confirmed for a French Memorial to be installed in 2018
Seventy men now bringing DIY skills to community work at historic building
‘Luckily I work by myself. No-one gets to see me eating nothing’
Te Tiriti based learning practise embedded throughout programme
Porirua woman Jessica Lee Groves is a stay-at-home mum and new business owner.
A meeting tonight will give the Karori community a say on the future of the vacant Victoria University campus.
Residents have their say at Love The Bay Community Space, and in series of workshops
Principal thinks NZ should take after British schools with mid-term breaks
Houghton Valley Enviro School adds cycling to its environmental repertoire.
A community program in Newtown is encouraging adults to mentor children.
A rugby tournament at Wellington College showcased the talents of the school’s lower profile teams.
Pacific cultures the least likely to be living alone, says Statistics NZ report.
Hands on principal loves her new job at Porirua’s Bishop Viard College.
Brooklyn Primary School’s production is currently being workshopped by staff and students.
At the Mt Victoria school kids are comfortable hearing different languages.
A smartphone app is making it easier for Thorndon parents to juggle kid’s activities.
Wellington students are turning down the option to start lessons later in the day.
After Birkenhead defeat, club tallies cost of high number of away games
Island Bay residents have been given a chance to talk about the $30 million development
The Makery is building a creative craft and DIY community in Miramar
After beating Hutt Valley high, Onslow will play Naenae for Paul Cameron Cup
A form of poetry relatively unknown in New Zealand attracted a sell-out crowd in Wellington last weekend.
Community spirit is alive and well in the Aro Valley where a community hāngi proves a popular event.
KATENI SAU meets a team from Holy Family School in Porirua experiencing the spirit of Wellington region’s second annual Sportsfest.
McFadden eyeing up next generation of basketball talent at Sportsfest
Gentleman’s Beans chimney catches fire and stops traffic on the corner of Courtney Place.
Coach puts victory down to fitness and finding the gaps out wide
Homelessness, housing and social issues concern people in the coming council elections
Organisers Partners Porirua happy with launch of initiative and will be back for more
New David Jones store attracts Wellington crowds, but Kirkcaldie and Stains has not been forgotten.
Hawkes Bay gym Peak Fitness encourages exercise to honor memory of local inspiration
Three stores that all support the Black Sheep animal sanctuary
Food trucks are on the rise and but many of them are more hazardous than we think.
Drought major driver behind fluctuating sheep fortunes reflected in Statistics NZ numbers
New Zealand visitor numbers are up and small towns are reaping small rewards.
The five-day market was a huge success, attracting over 16,500 on the first night alone.
The event allows Wellington’s most stylish to trade old clothing among themselves.
Aotea Block Development is set to ease the housing shortage in Porirua.
Victoria University graduates paraded thought the city during graduation week two weeks ago.
Wellington musician Sam Manzanza keeps African music alive.
The Mother Of Coffee cafe which opened this year is proving popular with Newtown residents
Blood donation saves lives and only 4% of eligible donors donate. Do you save lives?
The Newtown community centre is trying new initiatives to garner community support .
The Porirua food truck night market is held on the last Thursday of the month.
The New Zealand Blood Service needs more plasma donors.
Baby animals ease exam nerves in students ease exam stress at Victoria University.
Fewer Kiwis were able to buy houses in 2013 compared to 186, but they are still trying
Same education, different pathway,. Te Ara offers an alternative to mainstream schooling.
Teaching sign language and barista classes is all in a day’s work for Amber Shaw
Te Rauparaha Arena is getting behind Porirua kayaker Marty McDowell.
The name of Wellington’s newest creative arts campus was well received at gala launch.
The Wellington Urban Ultra 2k, commonly known as WUU2K, is an ultra-marathon starting in Khandallah and ending at the Mt Victoria lookout.
Kate Lepper mixed nature with art for her latest work at Wellington’s Toi Poneke Gallery.
NewsWire.co.nz graduate and student reporters covered the event live.
Awhina Society offers refuge and support for women in need.
Traffic at a standstill after power lines drop onto Wellington street.
Indie rockers say they are now writing the kind of music that they set out to.
Simon Smuts-Kennedy, Hills Hats General Manger, talks about the company and its history.
Founded in 1929 meet the second and third generation family fronting the Dixon St Shoe repairs shop.
Wellingtonians give their opinion on the Airwheel seen out and about in Wellington.
Event organiser Liz Kelly will be leaving Creekfest in good health after seven years.
Child refugees will be the subject of laughter on Sunday night – all for a good cause.
The green buses now have active audio surveillance on board to record incidents.
School’s rise from decile two to four, has its upsides and downsides, says principal.