Seven kiwi were hospitalised last month, including one run over by a car.
Five arrested in Taihape during searches involving the armed offenders squad.
Palmerston North Library is in line for $4.5 million worth of improvements.
Stealing a bag of prawns came with a very serious price tag for this Manawatu man.
The Levin Aquatic Centre $1.6m redevelopment will get under way this year.
I get by and so do thousands of other people.
Thousands are expected to converge on Eketahuna this weekend for the annual rugby game.
A 19-year-old Bulls man is competing for the title of Mr Gay New Zealand.
The Hurricanes and the Blues have most of their top players on deck for this weekend's pre-season clash in Eketahuna, now it is up to the fans to get along to the ground to support them.
Touch runs in the Whenuaroa family, so it is no surprise three of them will play key roles in the Age Grade Touch Nationals in Christchurch this weekend.
More seating may be required for the ever-popular Teams Champs next year.
Lando Norris is in the box-seat for his first Toyota Racing Series victory.
Manawatu stalwart Dave Fulton's son Brad will debut for the rep team this weekend.
OPINION: Here we go again. North Korea launched a ballistic missile of intercontinental range on Sunday (saying it was just putting up a satellite) only weeks after it carried out its fourth nuclear weapons test (which it claimed was a hydrogen bomb).
OPINION: The Higgins company is not leaving town, despite the green light for the sale to Fletcher Building last week.
OPINION: Palmerston North beggars may soon run the risk of getting removed from their footpath possies if the city council follows through on plans to change the nuisance bylaw.
OPINION: Aesop told of a shepherd boy who thought it would be funny to scare the villagers by crying out that a wolf was attacking his flock.
OPINION: Zika, the mosquito-borne virus spreading through the Americas is just the latest new disease to spread panic around the world.
Quilt: A Musical Celebration tackles personal stories surrounding AIDS. Carly Thomas went along to rehearsal and found humour amongst the heavy subject.
Artist James Robinson opens the floor with the first exhibition of the year at the Zimmerman Contemporary Art Gallery.
Awahuri Hall has a passionate backing from folks fighting for its future.
Feilding's Air Training Corp supports Feilding Health Care through collecting and recycling e-waste.
The Rotary Club of Takaro has planned a Girls' Sheds tour, showcasing Manawatu's feminine creativity and talent.