Thousands are expected to converge on Eketahuna this weekend for the annual rugby game.
A 19-year-old Bulls man is competing for the title of Mr Gay New Zealand.
A cash injection has helped to accelerate plans to boost Manawatu's international student numbers after lackluster results over the past few years.
The number of patients being prescribed and administered the wrong medicines at MidCentral District Health Board continues to increase.
Behind the festive lights and carnival rides lives a group of people trying to make a living.
Seven kiwi were hospitalised last month, including one run over by a car.
Five arrested in Taihape during searches involving the armed offenders squad.
Stealing a $35.50 bag of prawns came with a very serious price tag for this Manawatu man.
Judge decides confiscating a 1994 Toyota Corolla is not worth the police effort.
The Levin Aquatic Centre $1.6m redevelopment will get underway this year.
Twelve people were stuck in the Palmerston North City library lift for 15 minutes.
Matt Keen is climbing Mt Kilimanjaro for a charity close to his heart.
Cookbook authors, Julia and Libby are talking about health and wellbeing in their Palmerston North tour.
New Zealand European people dominate the MidCentral District Health Board workforce, but the organisation is attempting to address what it calls a "complex issue".
The Palmerston North housing market is showing signs the city is about to become hot property once again.
As the engines rev at the New Zealand Grand Prix this weekend, the motorsport fans being drawn to the region are expected to keep the Manawatu local economy ticking over.
Moves to mark the 100 years since the homecoming of New Zealand's last troops from WW1 proposed.
Impacts on the environment are not limited to farming, with tourism playing a part too.
Palmerston North Library in line for $4.5 million worth of improvements.
A scrub fire that destroyed a motorhome and a horse float started by unattended fire.
Council looks to regulate beggars with a bylaw after the gentle approach doesn't work.
Palmerston North people can pad out their wardrobes for the price of a bag of food.
Two car accidents occurred in Pahiatua on Wednesday morning.
Intriguing remains of a sea creature found bobbing in surf have been identified.
Manawatu bar owners are supporting a call to set a minimum price for alcohol.
Artist James Robinson opens the floor with the first exhibition of the year at the Zimmerman Contemporary Art Gallery.
A short police chase in Feilding has resulted in a vehicle crashing into a power pole.
There is nothing that irks teachers more than bad spelling.
Social work student pleads for action to provide housing for homeless young people.
Support shown for woman hit by tree at festival.