Striving for the 'new now'

'It was pretty hard to handle'

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

'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.

Vet students bare all for charity

Bare-back horse riding has taken on a new meaning for Massey University veterinary students.

Water storage level falling

Palmerston North's supply of stored water is continuing to fall with the slide into autumn.

Off to a flying start 75 years ago

The national carrier that became Air NZ is celebrating its 75th birthday.

Young chef break a few eggs

Palmerston North's most promising chefs appear to be able to take the heat after producing perfect yolky eggs and velvety hollandaise.

Ki-o-rahi highlight for students

Sheeran tickets too late

Find your inner bard

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

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

The Feilding High School first XI cricket team won the Central Districts Twenty20 title, beating Stratford High School by eight wickets.

Aces mop up Stags with ease

Stage set for hotly-contested crown

Letele challenges provincial pride

The Brown Buttabean is calling you out, Manawatu.

Capital's $80m tower

A new $80 million office block is set to replace the quake-damaged BP House on Wellington's waterfront.

Tying the knot second time around

If you married young, chances are your estate was not exactly a goldmine.

Fonterra adds more milk powder to auction

The best thing in sliced bread

KiwiRail cost-saving plan 'nuts'

Cash-strapped KiwiRail is proposing to replace electric trains with more diesel-powered engines, which could cost hundreds of jobs, union warns.

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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