9:26 PM Newly named police puppy Ledge, short for Legend, will fill the void left by Kazza, who died this month.
'Impossible to say' if the Government's new target is realistic, experts say.
9:23 PM The former Abbey Musical Theatre building has returned to its roots.
9:20 PM Two passengers escape unharmed after truck rolled and crashed into a ditch in Manawatu.
A man has been airlifted to hospital after he was trampled by cattle near Foxton.
A woman has been hospitalised after she was sexually assaulted by a group of men.
Special release conditions have been requested for $3.4 million benefit fraudster Wayne Patterson.
The first recycling officer at Palmerston North centre is delighted the city is pushing for a return to bottle drives.
Massey, Manukura Black, Manukura Red and Palmerston North Girls' High School had wins this week.
Simon van Velthooven doesn't want to dwell on the Olympics much.
Malcolm Nicol has been recognised for his many years coaching boxing.
Jaxon Tagavaitau is the sole man with Turbos experience named in the Manawatu Development XV.
Hockey Manawatu's annual meeting had a little bit of added spice as the man they have been locked in an employment dispute with for almost two years seated himself in the front row.
OPINION: This is why we need "degrees" of murder and corporate manslaughter charges.
OPINION: The battle over the Countdown supermarket has boiled down to a matter of principle.
OPINION: It's been an extraordinarily turbulent few weeks in international politics.
OPINION: The Miss Manawatu pageant on Saturday night was quite the glitzy affair.
OPINION: I've been thinking a bit about Super Rugby lately, writes Liam Hehir.
Rapper PNC is back with a new EP.
REVIEW: Youth Jazz Orchestra performs in Palmerston North
REVIEW: Revenge thriller Remember hits all the right buttons, writes Peter Lampp.
Beervana showcases better than any other festival how craft beer has well and truly moved on from faddism.
A year ago an intentional Christian community was set up in rural Manawatu. We go inside.