OPINION: This is dedicated to those of you who are cheering about the demise of Campbell Live.
OPINION: How long is it before we get serious about greater restrictions on alcohol in a bit to curb excessive consumption.
OPINION: The transient nature of Palmerston North's population means we often see a lot of talented people passing through the city.
OPINION: New Manawatu editor Jonathon Howe speaks of his love for Manawatu in his first editorial since being appointed.
OPINION: It is about time the public knew the truth about New Zealand's secondary school qualification, NCEA.
OPINION: Recent report on the cost of NZ's dairy industry needs to look further than evidence that suits its needs.
I can commiserate with Jenny Edwards (Letters, May 9) regarding the poor quality of the resurface on Park Rd.
OPINION: There's a presidential election in the US next year and there'll be lot of snarking about the Republican contenders are.
OPINION: Don’t expect an assault on obesity and its related killer diseases in next week’s Budget.
OPINION: The wheels are at risk of falling off Manawatu's bike-friendly credentials following the Cycle Classic's sharp exit to Wairarapa.
It came as a shock to me this week to learn that the fifth in line to the throne of Great Britain and the Commonwealth of Nations is sadly lacking in his knowledge of the Spice Girls.
OPINION: Even with the requirements for earthquake-prone buldings being relaxed, the ability to find a workable, realistic middle ground for building owners remains shaky.
After a year of uncertainty, the Palmerston North City Council has a full complement and time to get on with it.
OPINION: A spectre is haunting the English-speaking world — the spectre of conservatism.
OPINION: I couldn’t give a toss about changing our current flag. I just can’t get excited about the debate.
Chester, Chester, Chester. Are you a MP or a court jester?
OPINION: Bans and confiscations are 'old school' tactics and do little to further students' understanding of appropriate online behaviour.
OPINION: Money cannot buy happiness but can it guarantee a good boxing match?
OPINION: I am not 'traditional' because apparently I'm contemporary. The two people who, I dare say, made me, are now in two different countries and because of this I'm not traditional.
OPINION: Loss of funding for Safety Advisory Board is a blow to Palmerston North.
OPINION: There is an interesting, slightly humorous observation about insects and older wooden houses.
OPINION: I know it's not a matter of life and death, but I like the New Zealand flag and will resist efforts to change it.
OPINION: I like holding doors open, to me it's a little sign of good manners. Or sexist. You decide.
OPINION: I would have loved the opportunity to vote for a new national flag when I was a kid. I would have also voted for a flag with Batman on it.
OPINION: Something was missing amid the outpouring of sentiment surrounding the Gallipoli centenary.
City council rules are blamed on risk aversity
OPINION: Supporters who claim the hullabaloo over John Key's ponytail pulling is a beat-up should ask themselves this question: what if it had been Andrew Little?
OPINION: What do you know about the TPPA?
OPINION: He can be a fun guy, but this week Prime Minister John Key looked like a prize jerk.
OPINION: I think I'll pull out a long dead grandfather I never met and use him to make a point of some sort.