The Manawatu Standard takes a look into the vibrant future of our region and city.
Stopbanks are rebuilt, paddocks drained, but roads still need fixing and rain is due.
Toddler's service marked with party parents never got to throw for him.
OPINION: I've waited nearly 20 long and painful years to write this.
A group of 60 Chatham Islands women have arrived in town for a girls' weekend, and all in the name of health.
Winning the nation's top farming award has special significance for a Rotorua couple.
Chainsaws and air-suppressors are high on rural thieve's shopping lists, police say.
Minister will not say if penalty should be changed, despite judge saying it may be time for review.
Who knew so much work went into being a football referee?
The Kia Ora Warriors Rugby League Club is in full swing for its 40th anniversary celebrations this weekend.
OPINION: Three months in jail seems soft for teen who moved body, given the state of the car.
OPINION: Mike West shares his love of Manawatu and his mellow drive to work each day.
Feilding's Kowhai park will be lit by thousands of sparkling lights for the biannual Fantasy in Lights festival opening this weekend in time for the school holidays.
The Good News, a play devised by the Making Friends Collective, re-imagines the stories of the bible.