Tim Boys is heading to play in Ireland but is still likely to be back to play for the Stags in this season's provincial rugby campaign.
The Stags hopes have received a major boost with Elliot Dixon extending his contract with Rugby Southland.
Bay of Plenty and Tonga halfback Samisoni Fisilau has been signed by English second division club Jersey.
The Wellington Rugby Football Union has staunchly defended the process by which Earl Va'a was appointed Lions coach.
Overlooked for the Wellington Lions job, Peter Russell reluctantly accepts his coaching future probably lies offshore.
Defending champions Mid Canterbury timed their Meads Cup run to perfection but it was not without some nervous moments.
Wellington Rugby Union drop a bombshell that's sure to further confound their wary stakeholders.
Wellington rugby drop bombshell by hiring former Samoan first five-eighth as new Lions coach.
Auckland, Canterbury and Wellington were nowhere in 2014 as Taranaki, Tasman and Manawatu shone.
Mid Canterbury timed their Meads Cup run to perfection but it was not without some nervous moments.
Sean Botherway has been appointed as Waikato's NPC coach for the next two years, taking over from Johnny Walters.
Leo Crowley is likely to carry on his role as Taranaki assistant coach next season after he was overlooked for the Waikato job.
A group of Taranaki referees have gone in front of the camera in an effort to attract more recruits to their ranks.
Chiefs recruit Seta Tamanivalu has the ability to explode on to the scene in the same way Malakai Fekitoa did.
Tauasosi Tuimavave is ready to make his mark on Southland rugby.
Leo Crowley will find out next week if he is the new Waikato coach.
Burglars could hurt the Hawke's Bay Magpies' chances of holding on to the Ranfurly Shield next year.
Wellington Rugby's review process sends out first ripple with Tony Duffin shuffling off as head of board table.
Ferdinand's influence on Taranaki rugby has seen the union adopt the Bulls as its new name.
Matt Todd was the big winner at the Canterbury and Crusaders awards evening, named as both the Crusaders and Canterbury Player of the Year.
Peter Russell wants the Wellington Lions coaching job and, if successful, plans to bring back some key people.
Tauasosi Tuimavave's transfer from Wellington to Southland highlight the uncertain nature of rugby's talent identification programmes.
Auckland lock Jack Whetton signs for leading English club until end of current season, joining ABs legend Brad Thorn.
Waikato will host Wellington and Southland and travel to face Hawke's Bay and BOP in their NPC crossover games next season.
Hawke's Bay pay Tasman major compliment in granting Auckland potential Ranfurly Shield challenge next season.
Chiefs and Tasman utility back is reportedly close to joining Gloucester in England's rugby Premiership.
Keeping it in the family, Otago Rugby name Cory Brown to succeed brother Tony as head coach of provincial team.
Rugby fans in the urban Super Rugby areas have fallen out of love with domestic rugby.
Tradition appears to be winning over change when it comes to a new name for Taranaki's NPC side.
The black ties will be out for a number of Taranaki players after the New Zealand rugby awards finalists were named this week.