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Gnome thief victims

Gnome thieves 'lowlifes, toe-rags'

Thieves who stole 20 garden gnomes from an elderly couple have been slammed as "lowlifes" and "toe-rags".

Firefighters train for challenge

Hours of hauling fire-fighting gear up a downward-moving staircase hasn't tired a team of Feilding firefighters from their fundraising efforts - they're doing it all again this week.

Bad weekend for fishing and flying

Wild winds and heavy rain swept away two major Horowhenua Easter events.

School frontage transformed

Green-fingered pupils from a Manawatu primary school have transformed the school's frontage through plantings.

On the road, fluffy dice and all

It was a taste of times gone by at a classic car show in Manawatu over the weekend.

79 mill jobs to go

timaru logs A worker laid off as part of the Southern Cross Forest Product mill closure says more than just low log prices are to blame.

'Stars aligned' for NZ business

Business conditions dubbed best in three decades as report finds NZ business confidence is among world's highest.

Co-operation forced

Mediaweb owes creditors millions

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