Centrepoint Theatre's upcoming show Fleabag packs a sucker punch.
Dog's brutal attack on man was only stopped by a well-placed finger poke.
Judge labels sex offender's excuses as "lame".
When 6-year-old's red ball was stolen he went to the cops. He's chuffed with the outcome.
A rugby referee says his assault by a player will always be at the back of his mind.
Lack of flights catches commuter by surprise.
4:28 PM Palmerston North is embarking on a free trial of a public lighting system that makes its own power from the wind and sun.
4:06 PM After more than two months in custody alleged Budget Day protester, Ken Thurston, gets bail.
As New Zealand women's sevens team captain Sarah Goss returned to Manawatu for the first time since leading her team to an Olympic silver medal, she was overcome with pride.
Sarah McLeod is competing at the national tough guy and gal champs.
Callum Gibbins, Chris Eves, Otere Black added to Turbos' starting XV for match against Southland.
The Manawatu Cyclones host Wellington this weekend.
NZ took on Australia in Palmerston North this week.
OPINION: Do the teens causing chaos at the Feilding Public Library need a space of their own?
OPINION: You have to be able to take the pain if you are a Manawatu Turbos fan.
OPINION: In the wake of the Olympic doping scandals, it is worth noting that the first sporting event recorded in Western literature was marred by accusations of unfair advantage and performance enhancement.
OPINION: I have a love-hate relationship with technology.
Critics of New Zealand's neoliberal consensus should bear in mind the alternatives.
The Royal New Zealand Navy gets portrayed on stage.
A Palmerston North gig is bringing back some old school noise.
Two books celebrating New Zealand and the Victoria Cross are aimed at a cross section of readers.
This last play of Ibsen's, written in 1899, is now having its first-ever performances in New Zealand by the Walking Shadows company.
REVIEW: The Manawatu Youth Orchestra and Sinfonia recently performed Peter and the Wolf to a packed house in Palmerston North.