They came, they won, and left league fans delighted.
The Rangitikei Club will close with at least $59,000 of unpaid debts.
Another measles case confirmed at IPU days before classes were due to retsart.
Festival of Cultures returns with a fresh emphasis on ethnic diversity.
A pilot who survived a helicopter crash in the remote Ruapehu district transporting beehives was able to talk when rescued.
Bad weather hampered rescue of two survivors after a fatal smash near Pongaroa.
GOOD SPORTS: Bowls Manawatu has lost one its long-serving members.
New captain leads from the front as the Warriors look good in their final NRL trial match.
Tim Richards put Old Boys on the front foot this week.
Club softball has reached the business end of the season.
The Warriors are close to full strength for their trial match against the Gold Coast.
Tunnel Vision: "We could think of no better person to name a genus after."
Opinion: Men just don't get as big as him without using steroids.
And right it was too, stifling the normal moaning about the awards.
OPINION: My 1-year-old daughter is a thief, writes Greer Berry.
Opinion: Liam Hehir stands by his condemnation of the Left using violence against hard-Right activits
After 20 years of being a rural postie in Manawatu, Ron Lawrence has done his final round.
Paws and claws: Vaccination can stop your dog honking like poor old Malt.
They're stuffed with the work of our greatest writers and artists - but NZ hasn't always loved them.
The work of potter James Greig, who was a resident at Massey, is on show in Lower Hutt.
Carly Thomas has a nosey around Te Manawa's collection.