OPINION: Farmers need to reduce palm kernel use, but changing how a farm's run is a bit like trying to turn around the Titanic.
OPINION: As a culturally unique ceremony it sets us apart from the rest of the world.
OPINION: On Dan Carter, Ali Williams, judgement and redemption.
OPINION: Adopting a strategic approach to your later years.
OPINION: An industry/system the envy of the world.
OPINION: How many times have we heard the expression "What is the most important thing in the world? It is people, people, people."
Whanganui River's legal personality is not a new idea or practice.
OPINION: Bacardi, Dijon, Brie - is a name just a name or can a bogan baby name scar a kid for life?
Mispronounced [Maori] place names literally hurt my ears, like fingernails dragged down a chalkboard.
Jim Tucker has a confession to make and you might not ever think of him in the same way again.
If you could have one thing in the world, what would it be?
OPINION: Don't just focus on having a big bank balance and to hell with the rest of the world.
OPINION: A plot of empty land has been transformed into an oasis of tranquility and beauty.
Ohakea Airshow was a dazzling display of power, speed and grace.
OPINION: Jim Tucker takes on the task of defending the Baby Boomers.
Who do you go to when you want something to happen?
The man who manages our super fund received a 23.4 per cent pay rise, giving him more that twice as much as the PM earns.
OPINION: The importance of solving the GP shortage.
As many of you would be aware, the Taranaki Chamber of Commerce acts as an advocate for the Taranaki business community.
Restricting tamariki (children) to only one worldview limits their education, writes Dennis Ngawhare.
You can't expect to leave much of a mark on this world but you can leave your Le Creuset.
OPINION: Getting round to getting ready.
Semi-retired farmer Barrie Smith has a few things he wants you to know.
OPINION: The Whanganui electorate is in a unique situation with the selection of candidates for the two biggest political parties running concurrently and it being such a long time since the last selections for either party.
Many freedom campers young foreigners wanting to see the world at a cost they can afford.
If you want a happy life you should think about saying no to gherkins.
OPINION: People find a way around most prohibitions if there's enough money in it.
OPINION: You'd be excused for thinking I had a vested interest in seeing fewer police on the streets given the criminal proceedings in my name, but I think it is a bit sad to see an increase in numbers so well applauded for other reasons.
OPINION: Would you watch a video of me milking cows? It wouldn't be glamorous, but it might make a shedload of moolah.
...it might be the one whose kid never actually got punished.