GOOD SPORTS: Bowls Manawatu has lost one its long-serving members.
They came, they won, and left league fans delighted.
The Rangitikei Club will close with at least $59,000 of unpaid debts.
Want a pay rise? Do your homework, say Manawatu employers.
Manawatu-Whanganui house prices are the highest in decades and still rising, frustrating first home buyers.
150 dogs about to be fitted with electronic tracking collars to see what life and work on the farm is really like.
Beautiful clouds roll and break like waves in the sea over Palmerston North.
Malcolm Turnbull and John Key got on like a house on fire. The Bill English relationship might need work.
The fun and hijinks of orientation week has begun in Palmerston North.
Festival of Cultures returns with a fresh emphasis on ethnic diversity.
Bad weather hampered rescue of two survivors after a fatal smash near the remote Tararua township of Pongaroa.
A new measles case has been discovered at a tertiary campus in Palmerston North, days before control measures shutting classes is due to lift.
After 20 years of being a rural postie in Manawatu, Ron Lawrence has done his final round.
Getting buried in a pile of rubble is all part of the training for search and rescue teams.
Jonty Skerman doesn't go camping on holiday. He goes camping every day.
A car has partially blocked traffic after flipping onto its roof near Ashhurst.
Manawatu chefs have once again stepped up to the hot plate for Plate of Origin.
Man causes $35,000 of damage to WINZ office in a drunken New Year's Day rage against the system.
Further testing has revealed there was no seventh measles case after all.
Palmerston North has had its wettest January in 10 years.
Whanganui farmer Walter James Bolton was hanged for the murder of his wife.
League madness has hit Manawatu, with a line-up of community visits from the NZ Warriors ahead of Sunday's big game.
Palmerston North's rates rise could cost average residents an extra $60 next year.
A mother's search for love lured her into meth trade.
Family of Michael Valentine unhappy one of his killers is being released from prison
A new laboratory method could help scientists learn how to make specifically tailored food and medicine.
Fourteen endangered birds have been released near Whanganui National Park in the hopes numbers will flourish.
Manawatu defence force firefighters take on raging fires in Hawke's Bay.
Too saucy for some residents, a former councillor purchased the Bull's billboard.
Opinion: Men just don't get as big as him without using steroids.