A wildbase representitve tells Palmerston North Intermediate Normal pupils that soon they might be able to hold a live kiwi, once the centre has been built, (left) Advisor to the Wildbase Community Trust Scott Bruce, Nikeysia Butler, principal David Jopson, Kaiya Lloyd , Junior Sewabu and Jamie Dennis.

Creating conservationist kids

A passion for the environment prompted pupils to raise funds for Wildbase Recovery centre.

Suprisingly affordable

Palmerston North "a hidden secret" in real estate.

Manawatu/Whanganui are the most affordable areas in NZ for first-time buyers.

Massey Uni ads stir debate

5:03 PM  Massey's new ads are stirring up questions about how universities promote themselves.

Fraudulent fibber

Feilding woman admits claiming $250,000 with more than 10 years in fradulent benefits.

Man with MS aims for Everest

The diagnosis was his lowest point, now he's set to climb two mountains in the Himalayas.

Palmerston North tourism rising

Visitors are flocking to Palmerston North and bringing their wallets with them.

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News

The art of old

Azure Ellis is holding her first exhibition at Palmerston North's White Room Gallery, showing off her fascination with textiles.

13 min ago  Palmerston North artist Azure Ellis will be exhibiting for the first time at the White Room Gallery.

Region's self-satisfaction high

5:37 PM  Almost eight out of 10 Manawatu/Whanganui residents have reported being satisfied with their lives in a survey.

MidCentral keeps up with targets

Survivors upset over budget decision

Sport

Cotter to fully immerse himself in Manawatu rugby

Turbos forwards coach Jeremy Cotter who will be the team's head coach next year.

As far as Jeremy Cotter, Manawatu Turbos coach-elect for 2016 is concerned, no pressure.

Sports briefs: May 26

Young athletes are finding success, a former hurdler is chasing another dream, and an unsung sports administrator is acknowledged.

Feilding High School should be strong contenders in the national co-ed rugby competition.

Early-season pressure for first XVs

Get mixed up with the politics of schools first XV rugby at your peril.

Opinion

What next for Campbell?

john Campbell has made the decision to leave TV3.

OPINION: Axed television presenter John Campbell has more than a bit of Glenn Beck about him.

Dying Dad taught me how to live

OPINION: Duncan Garner: So, Dad, it's five years ago this week that you died of cancer.

Opinion

Convicted killer's interview should happen

OPINION: Convicted double murderer Scott Watson has hardly been the loquacious type since being found guilty of killing Olivia Hope and Ben Smart in the Marlborough Sounds, sometime after New Year's Day in 1998.

Lifestyle

The art of old

Azure Ellis is holding her first exhibition at Palmerston North's White Room Gallery, showing off her fascination with textiles.

12 min ago  Palmerston North artist Azure Ellis will be exhibiting for the first time at the White Room Gallery.

High hopes for humanity

Carly Thomas talks with Colson Verdonk, a driven young Palmerston North Boys High School student who has decided that to make the world a better place, he had better start now.

A new sign with a Murray Ball cartoon welcomes visitors into Feilding on state highway 54.

'Dog' welcomes visitors to town gallery

4:44 PM  Following concerns that Feilding was not well enough sign posted, new signage has been installed.

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