The Manawatu Turbos have all but filled their quota of contracted players.
A Feilding rugby player who swore and spat at a referee has been given a decade-long ban from the game.
Pirates intend going for the threepeat next year after winning the senior second club rugby final again.
Aaron Cruden playing for the Manawatu Turbos again this season - forget it.
An under-strength Wairarapa-Bush Heartland were virtual sitting ducks for the Manawatu Development XV.
Feilding High School's first XV had the easiest win in their Central North Island rugby competition history.
Manawatu captain Callum Gibbins set to lead his team in first Premiership campaign.
With the NPC two weeks away from kickoff we take a look at some intriguing talking points.
Manawatu's Turbos score seven tries to three in beating Tasman Makos.
Sydney prop Michael Alaalatoa might be the biggest man to play for Manawatu.
A wealth of talent means Turbos coach has a field of options to chose from.
Milner-Skudder hopes to play the Rugby Championship decider in Sydney in two weeks time
Laumape will bring another level of professionalism to Manawatu and the Hurricanes.
Warrior Ngani Laumape crosses rugby codes to sign with the Manawatu Turbos.
Feilding High blast Taranaki school en route to home semifinal.
Steve Hansen and his coaches can take a bow for concocting the All Blacks' winning try.
The Manawatu club rugby player suspended for an incident of referee abuse he never committed has been officially cleared of the misdemeanour.
Manawatu development XV is for players who have higher ambitions.
Rugby player Jodi Ngarimu just wants his name cleared so he can return to the sport.
Former Turbo Craig Clare resurfaces in Whakatane
A club rugby player handed a two and a half year suspension wasn't at the game in question.
College Old Boys might on another winning run of Manawatu club titles.
The Palmerston North Boys' High School first XV lost to King's College after leading 20-3.
The Pumas were suicidal running from deep against the All Blacks.
Feilding Old Boys-Oroua Stags secure subsidiary trophy with last-minute try.
College Old Boys wrapped up their 28th Manawatu club rugby title.
Sydney prop Michael Alaalatoa arrives next week to bolster Turbos' propping stocks.
Te Kawau and Feilding Old Boys-Oroua to fight out the Val Holland Memorial Trophy.
Karl Bryson a key man in College Old Boys' umpteenth title chase.
When Kia Toa won the Hankins in 2008, half a dozen of the current team were playing.