White Horse lack tames race

Scrapped leg makes Jet Boat Marathon a drag race

Without the White Horse Rapids, the NZ Jet Boat Marathon was thunderous but relatively mundane.
Jet boats

Cyclists greet changes

Cyclists 1 min ago Cyclist safety report could mean large-scale changes to Palmerston North roading infrastructure.

Scam nets millions

Judy Weller A cunning mail scam that has ripped off more than 150 people of almost $4 million has surfaced in Manawatu.

Education the key for Maori

Making Maori successful students is all about nurturing "TAMA", according to an accomplished academic.

'Placemaking' at cutting edge

Palmerston North's efforts to turn empty spaces into people places are starting to achieve results.

Wastewater plan moves forward

Proposal to remove Shannon's wastewater from the Manawatu River could be before Environment Court next month.

Power back to 1800 homes

power line generic Power has been restored to homes in Palmerston North after a truck knocked out a power line this morning.

'Out of the blue'

High seas are battering the Hawke's Bay coast, with this week's taste of summer over.

Business time

Volunteers pitch in for rivers


Groovy street party

Groovylicious has been grooving on Cuba St in Palmerston North for a whole year and they're celebrating.

Levin's surprise win

 Nate Levin Palmerston North Boys' High School's Nate Levin picked up a victory at Manfield yesterday.

Cruden to play for Turbos

First five left out of the All Blacks after a drinking episode due to turn out in a top-of-the-table NPC clash.

Forging his own path

Tournaments boost business

Jet boats

White Horse lack tames race

Without the White Horse Rapids, the NZ Jet Boat Marathon was thunderous but relatively mundane.

Dairy prices plummet

GlobalDairyTrade results Another sharp drop at the Fonterra auction is bad news for farmers and the economy.

Economy fuels fast-growth firms

Nationwide, 28 category winners and 14 rising stars have been recognised across five regions by the Deloitte Fast 50.

Port boss urged to decline pay rise

Fraudster fights to keep tax agency

petrol pump

Petrol prices may soar

A slump in the NZ dollar could see motorists paying record prices in excess of $2.30 a litre for fuel.

Hawks on the wing once more

John Boehner US Republican John Boehner has seemingly forgotten his own party's contribution to the growth of global terrorism.

The trouble with Labour

It seems Labour has never had weaker voter appeal than it does today, but political parties have come back from worse.

Pros and cons of big boys being bashed

Reading the writing on the wall


City democracy to take a hit

Here is a plan to improve voter turnout at local body elections - or maybe not.

Restoring pride after a fall

Fall For older people, falling in the home can be emotionally and physically scarring.

Vintage read: The Return of the Soldier

Browsers Bookshop owner Rachel Pope finds a book to reflect upon in this World War I centennial year.

Banned, but wanted by Billboard

Popular bluegrass band is a family affair

Hoki Mai Tama Ma

Masked adventurers

Te Rehia Theatre is bringing an innovative new play to Palmerston North's Centrepoint stage.

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