Broadway's trees have hit the chipper. By 2pm yesterday, they were gone.
2:00pm A Manawatu service station is closed after a man attempted to set it alight by pouring petrol on the forecourt.
The summer road safety campaign has ended with six deaths in the Central District.
Manawatu towns are gearing up for Waitangi Day with family activities planned.
Crashes, dings, scrapes and acts of vandalism have cost Central District police almost $130,000 in car repairs.
Eketahuna's Hurricanes-Crusaders match on Saturday might have got the drop on the four held at Mangatainoka.
Retailer's shares slump on news it would slip into the red for the first half, after nearly $12m profit last year.
What's the event that has most upset you in your life? The death of friends and relatives?
Female barbershop chorus the Manawatu Overtones are singing out for more birds to join their flock.
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