Still smiling despite long journey

Survivor set to cut ribbon

Cancer survivor Moana Tito will cut the ribbon to mark the start of this year's Relay for Life.

Awards in doubt

The future of the Globe Theatre Awards is in doubt after backlash on social media.

Three-car crash

2:01pm Emergency services called out to a thee-car accident in Palmerston North today.

New mayor cracks into action

Palmerston North mayor Grant Smith is starting to turn promises into action.

Bogus health inspector

Council raises concerns after reports that a man is visiting shops in the city posing as a health officer.

Trades academy to operate at estate

A $150 million redevelopment of the Kimberley Hospital site in Levin will become home to a new Horowhenua Trades Academy.

Still smiling despite long journey

Cancer survivor Moana Tito will cut the ribbon to mark the start of this year's Relay for Life.

Rail group crosses roadblock

Community groups could soon have a fast track to follow to avoid paying development contributions.

School springboard to stardom

Appeal to aid Vanuatu children

Playcentre families show off

It is play time all the time at Palmerston North's playcentre but with a bit of a learning bent as well.

Mahoney at home on the greens

In 40 years, Ian Mahoney has never strayed far from a bowling green.

Manawatu opens gap in pennants

Perennial frontrunners Manawatu were at it again in A-grade interclub pennants at Wanganui on Sunday.

National dressage champs attract top riders

Feilding team smash race time

Oliver signs again with Turbos

James Oliver has got himself over the line for another season with the Turbos.

Auckland house prices up 13pc

NZ property values rise 6.4pc in a year, half of Auckland's gains.

Petrol prices rise again

Motorists will pay another 2 cents a litre a week after National MPs voted against a probe into fuel prices.

Port worker injured

Public sector pay at risk: Little

Hart slips a place on rich list

Packaging tycoon Graeme Hart falls four places to 195 in Forbes ranking, one of just two Kiwis.

Just try to do right thing in no-win scenario

What do you know about Rwanda, aside from the fact that it was the scene of an infamous genocide?

Editorial: Much to learn from nail-biting NZ win

The Black Caps are practically assured of qualifying top of their pool in the Cricket World Cup but they will know after Saturday's extraordinary defeat of Australia that there is plenty to work on ahead of the knockout games.

World's changing fast, MPs need to get on board

TV redemption song cynical manipulation

Editorial: Arming our police step into a darker future

Arming our police officers would be a watershed moment noted by citizen and criminal alike.

Food forms basis of art display

Food will also be the main theme for a collaborative art exhibition in Palmerston North.

Movie review: Jupiter Ascending

It may have been written in the cosmos that Jupiter Ascending would take audiences by storm but the planets, the plot and the characters were wildly out of alignment.

Downtime dress dilemmas

Musician shows his diversity

School springboard to stardom

Ben Orwin-Higgs played a star in a nativity play. Now he's starring in a high school production. Carly Thomas meets the ambitious teen.

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