Giving it a good try

A great challenge for young and old

It's not often a pink bike and Thomas the Tank Engine trike are involved in a triathlon.
Whanau tri

It's hazardous work

Manufacturing is one of the riskiest industries in Manawatu, according to latest figures.

Expressway given seal of approval

8:30am The biggest road to be built through the Kapiti Coast for decades is beginning to look like, well, a road.

'Cult church' leader speaks

Pastor of Palmerston North church accused of having "cult-like" practices has broken his silence.

Driver 'should have known better'

A professional truck driver who nodded off at the wheel and killed two people, should have known better than to drive, a court has heard.

Lundy's future in balance

The jury in Mark Lundy's retrial will be sent out on Monday to consider whether he is guilty or not guilty of bludgeoning his family to death.

Giving it a good try

It's not often a pink bike and Thomas the Tank Engine trike are involved in a triathlon.

Otaki pair go to court over unsafe bridge

An Otaki couple are heading to court after a frustrating 15-year battle over a "shonky" bridge preventing them from building their dream home.

Off to a flying start 75 years ago

Young chef break a few eggs

Find your inner bard

A theatre company is giving aspiring playwrights a chance to get their ideas on stage.

Recap: Black Caps vs Australia

Aussies are world champions again after beating the Black Caps by seven wickets in the CWC final at the MCG.

Failing to catch break

Local surfing hope Paige Hareb has been knocked out of the Port Taranaki Pro this morning.

Feilding coast to Twenty20 title

Aces mop up Stags with ease

Letele challenges provincial pride

The Brown Buttabean is calling you out, Manawatu.

Kiwifruit heads off to Japan

The first of the new season's kiwifruit set sail for Japan yesterday, with Zespri predicting volumes will be back to pre-Psa levels this year.

Is the Lucky Country losing its lustre?

Australia seems a bargain. Their dollar is worth about the same as ours - making it a great spot for a holiday.

Rebuild a big opportunity

Healthy sales equal sweet success

Telecom player a rising star

Mark Petrie felt slightly uncomfortable near front and centre in media headlines in the last week or so.

Stench of hypocrisy wafts into sweatshops

Politicians are often accused of being two-faced. It's the classic throwaway line from people unhappy at the antics of those elected to lead them, and paid handsomely to do so.

Dear Baz and the boys

Mate, you asked us to dare to dream. We did. Now the reality is dawning.

Te Rure plunder wounds Turbos

Biggest shot at an endless summer

Editorial: Better for girls to be teens first, mums later

As Albert Einstein once said: "There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle."

Striving for the 'new now'

It's been 10 months since Palmerston North teenager Nat Manville suffered a serious spinal injury during a rugby match

Dance music with a French touch

French film festival darling Eden is about the 'French touch' dance music made popular by the likes of Daft Punk.

Movement in the moment

She's got you covered

Staging an epic love story

PNBHS and PNGHS joint production of West Side Story has been months in the making and it will be in the performers' memories for a long time.

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