Palmerston North residents will don Santa suits and run around The Square on Thursday.
Hopes for a Countdown supermarket in Awapuni remain after an appeal from Progressive.
Palmerston North's Awapuni racecourse is set to become one of New Zealand's big four racing centres, with an $8 million development planned.
The SuperGold card gives over-65s access to free off-peak transport, except when there are no services.
Fire at the old Blair Tennant Hostel fire believed to be deliberately lit.
A man who lashed out at a toddler, causing half his brain to die, continues to deny involvement.
Palmerston North bodybuilder Sarah Malthus won the Ms Universe title at the Philippines.
Selica Winiata will patiently give her crook back time to heal before she can explode onto the rugby field again.
Referee Matt Conger's has taken another step closer to refereeing at the 2018 World Cup in Russia.
The Central region under-17 boys softball tournament was in Palmerston North at the weekend.
The New Zealand secondary schools track and field championships are in Timaru this weekend.
It must have been the phone call, the board at Turakina Maori Girls' School was dreading.
By sheer coincidence, a book I wrote called "Don't Panic: Islamic State, Terrorism and Today's Middle East" was published just before the terrorist attacks in Paris.
Calling on any nation to repudiate its history is asking a lot.
The growing ugliness of Donald Trump's campaign poses a challenge to us all.
OPINION: Somehow we need to galvanise the Manawatu province so we get our national league teams back.
Madeleine Sefton says she understands the many foster cats and dogs that pass through her house because there is one thing they all need - love.
Despite a range of vocal abilities, the characterisations were well portrayed with the unique ‘Addams’ humour.
The Choral Society chose to bring its year to a close with a themed celebration featuring the music of Scotland.
A Feilding feline that was found battered and bruised has finally found a home.
The story of an abandoned baby still contains a mystery.