Mum spotting cannabis leads to fatal fire in which daughter and her grandmother died.
"He said 'can I take him into the bathroom and play with him'."
More than 100,000 fewer people are using the city buses over past four years.
Man has knives, hammer, drugs and pipes in popular department store.
Police find woman had consumed a different kind of plant after crash into tree.
Palmerston North women are relieved to hear sanitary products could be funded by Pharmac.
7 min ago Injured man was left unattended 100 metres from a hospital front door for almost an hour.
5:11 PM Barefaced fly-tipping is costing Palmerston North's charity stores thousands of dollars a year.
All going to plan, there will still be a full summer of cricket at McLean Park next season.
Manawatu Turbos not expected to feature Callum Gibbins in 2017 after his contract with Glasgow Warriors.
New Zealand sevens coach Scott Waldrom has a sure bet with Ambrose Curtis back in Las Vegas.
If top New Zealand mare performs on Saturday, she is likely to clash with Winx.
Palmerston North Marist has a new coach.
OPINION: Successive governments have taken the view that education is about generating a short-term profit.
OPINION: My friend John Schnellenberg died last week.
OPINION: Preparing for, and going to, confession is much harder than it may seem.
OPINION: The annual cycle of city life has thrown up some wins along the way.
Tunnel Vision: "We could think of no better person to name a genus after."
Palmerston North taonga puoro artist lands a major residency.
Bonnie Etherington has gone far since gaining a masters from Massey University.
The first year of Sunday Matinee Concerts in Palmerston North's refurbished community theatre has been a success, with a new year of music under way this month.
Two Manawatu musicians are taking their Maori cultural performance to Adelaide and Spain.
After 20 years of being a rural postie in Manawatu, Ron Lawrence has done his final round.