Diagnosed with terminal cancer, Vicki Walsh thought her racing days were over. But her friend had other ideas.
The cost of a seminar for women in local government raises eyebrows.
Within 40 minutes, 15 vehicles crossed yellow lines in the Manawatu Gorge.
Small slips cause days of pain for council staff as they miss work.
The country's best cooks work to perfect their entries for Plate of Origin.
Rescue Helicopter flies man suffering "medical emergency" to hospital.
Palmerston North Marist has a new coach.
A medal that belongs with a Manawatu family has a a habit of going walkabout.
It was a good weekend for the men, not so much for the women.
The Christie Cup is back in Manawatu.
Manawatu runner Chris Sanson was in good form for his first major run of the year.
OPINION: Preparing for, and going to, confession is much harder than it may seem.
OPINION: The annual cycle of city life has thrown up some wins along the way.
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.
Palmerston North taonga puoro artist lands a major residency.
Bonnie Etherington has gone far since gaining a masters from Massey University.
The first year of Sunday Matinee Concerts in Palmerston North's refurbished community theatre has been a success, with a new year of music under way this month.
Two Manawatu musicians are taking their Maori cultural performance to Adelaide and Spain.
After 20 years of being a rural postie in Manawatu, Ron Lawrence has done his final round.