At the North Island Chess Champs, chess transcends age and language.
Members express their disappointment that MidCentral DHB has blown its budget for another year.
Manawatu man avoids punishment for driving while disqualified because he was helping someone trapped by floodwaters.
North Island faces bitterly cold week, with temperatures close to zero and snow in places.
A driver is being questioned after a crash through a power pole, a fence and into a house.
About a quarter of Manawatu police feel "disengaged", after restructuring.
Damp conditions after June's floods will be a real danger to children, an insulation expert says.
A group of Palmerston North children have learned how broadband internet gets to their doorstep in a holiday programme.
The New Zealand Rugby Union carefully checks players' whakapapa these days.
OPINION: Burly soldier Jaxon Tagavaitau is the latest signatory for the Turbos.
REVIEW: Two of the big boys were expelled in DWTS double-elimination night.
From time to time you stumble upon a concept that so clarifies an aspect of the human condition that you can't help seeing it everywhere afterwards.
The popular kids show Prince Seth and the Princess is back for a final school holiday performance.
A childhood spent on the river fishing with his dad is starting to pay off for John Gummer as he gets ready to go to the World Youth Fly Fishing Championships.