Manawatu-Wanganui Disaster Relief Fund is ready to receive applications for help following the June 20-21 floods in the region.

Flood victims can apply for help

Regional disaster relief fund gears up to consider applications.

The flu season is nigh

Flu rates are starting to rise, particularly in the Bay of Plenty, Wairarapa and Hawke's Bay.

9 min ago  The flu season is under way and the public has been warned it could be nasty.

Murder trial on hold

11:19 AM  The trial of the man accused of murdering Whanganui man Whetu Hansen has been delayed.

Reversal of campus bans unlikely

11:08 AM  OPINION: A few hundred signatures may not be enough to reverse campus bans.

SPCA revamp after bequest

Palmerston North's SPCA will get a makeover largely thanks to a bequest of a home.

Cyberbullying bill as yet untested

New legislation's effect on young people 'depends on test cases'.

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Manawatu - a region of innovation

Nick Crossman and Lincolm Nhari of Trio Technology in Palmerston North.

A look at the highlights of the business sector in Manawatu.

Hundreds attend gem show

The ice challenge proved popular, with nearly 1500 people at the Rock and Crystal Show.

Councils switch up on priorities

Turbos rugby squad takes shape

Sport

Turbos rugby squad takes shape

Palmerston North table tennis player Natalie Paterson competing for the New Zealand team at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia.

OPINION: Burly soldier Jaxon Tagavaitau is the latest signatory for the Turbos.

PN Marist slip up against Miramar

Palmerston North Marist's rise up the Central League table came to an abrupt halt on Saturday when they were surprisingly beaten 4-1 by Miramar Rangers in Wellington after being 3-0 down at the break.

The Kia Ora Warriors Rugby League Club celebrated their 40th anniversary and named an overall team from the 40 years.

Kia Ora celebrate 40 years

The Kia Ora Warriors Rugby League Club has named an all-star team from it's 40 years as part of its 40th anniversary ceelbrations at the weekend.

Opinion

Chop chop awaits two couples after DWTS6

Shane Cameron and Nerida Cortese dance on an earlier episode of Dancing with the Stars. The judges were generous on Sunday night, with a score of 23.

REVIEW: Shane Cameron showed us everything above the waist in DWTS6 on Sunday night.

Garner: Can the Canes finally do it after 20 years?

OPINION: I've waited nearly 20 long and painful years to write this.

Palmerston North table tennis player Natalie Paterson competing for the New Zealand team at the World University Games in Kazan, Russia.

Turbos rugby squad takes shape

OPINION: Burly soldier Jaxon Tagavaitau is the latest signatory for the Turbos.

Lifestyle

Chop chop awaits two couples after DWTS6

Shane Cameron and Nerida Cortese dance on an earlier episode of Dancing with the Stars. The judges were generous on Sunday night, with a score of 23.

REVIEW: Shane Cameron showed us everything above the waist in DWTS6 on Sunday night.

Farm passes wow test

Winning the nation's top farming award has special significance for a Rotorua couple.

Spanish detectives Pedro (Raul Arevalo), left, and Juan (Javier Gutierrez) in the excellent drama, Marshland.

Brooding Spanish crime drama riveting

REVIEW: Marshland a serious whodunnit movie set in the Spanish swamplands in the 1980s

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