The man convicted of the brutal rape and murder of a young woman has had a rocky first few months of freedom.
A well-travelled 89-year-old map was rescued from a rubbish bin in the 1960s.
Varsity frightened by a gutsy Feilding outfit as College Old Boys run in 13 tries at Arena Manawatu.
A man is furious he was left for hours "bleeding like a stuck pig" because there were no ambulances or doctors available.
Three women suspected of leaving a suburban street looking like a tornado had struck have been found by police.
Brace yourselves Manawatu, it's about to get very cold.
Building and Construction Minister Maurice Williamson has used a quick visit to Manawatu to give another colourful speech, this time arguing against the need for meteorite shields.
After two weeks in the gym, the Manawatu Jets will be itching to get out on the court against the Waikato Pistons tonight.
The Manawatu Mustangs will do their best to combat a big Taranaki Sharks pack in their first representative game of the season at Hawera tomorrow.
Zespri has admitted it was warned in 2008 that a dual invoicing system in China could lead to the arrest of its employees.
If the movement to legalise cannabis had a theme song, and it's surprising that it doesn't, the old pub anthem Tumthumping would be apt.
A few years ago it would have been a miracle if three New Zealanders lined up for a grand tour, let alone for the same team.
In the first of the Manawatu Standard's weekly series "What I Do", Faye Lougher talks to Bert Inteman, owner of a quirky antique and secondhand shop in Palmerston North.
Glossy views of Palmerston North as it could be will soon be out in public, with the city council calling for feedback. Janine Rankin dips into the possibilities.
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