A mother worked a fulltime job, cared for six kids and studied towards a PhD.
Feilding meatworkers will head to the plant on their old contractual conditions.
Sirens blared in Palmerston North, alerting residents to get their deposits ready.
An Ashhurst family tries again for approval to develop land at Ashhurst South.
Hundreds of Manawatu residents played their part in a global event on Saturday.
Blair Tennant Hostel fire is being treated as suspicious.
Young man arrested after admitting setting fire to ATMs in Whanganui shopping centre.
Gasps, yelps, laughter and chattering teeth were all part of the fun, as brave punters took the plunge into icy-cold baths in The Square.
Old Boys have sixth win of the season.
Manawatu United will be playing for pride for the rest of the National Youth League after they lost 4-0 to Auckland United in Auckland on Saturday.
Daniel "Fanga Dan" Woolhouse wins first round of D1NZ.
Seven wickets from Manawatu's Mikaela Greig was the highlight of Central Hinds' weekend.
Helen McNaught-McFarlane and Carnutelabryere won the Grand Prix at the Wellington Horowhenua showjumping championships.
It must have been the phone call, the board at Turakina Maori Girls' School was dreading.
By sheer coincidence, a book I wrote called "Don't Panic: Islamic State, Terrorism and Today's Middle East" was published just before the terrorist attacks in Paris.
Calling on any nation to repudiate its history is asking a lot.
The growing ugliness of Donald Trump's campaign poses a challenge to us all.
OPINION: Somehow we need to galvanise the Manawatu province so we get our national league teams back.
Despite a range of vocal abilities, the characterisations were well portrayed with the unique ‘Addams’ humour.
The Choral Society chose to bring its year to a close with a themed celebration featuring the music of Scotland.
A Feilding feline that was found battered and bruised has finally found a home.
The story of an abandoned baby still contains a mystery.
Sunset at the Estuary is a book that holds the musings of a collection of much loved New Zealand writers.