14 min ago One person has been arrested after fleeing a three-vehicle crash in central Palmerston North.
1:37 PM He raped his partner and sexually abused his children for years, including climbing through a bedroom window to attack his daughter.
The Arena's speedway pits will be ready for the venue's biggest event of the year.
Alexei Leandios Hodder was drunk when he cut down eight pōhutukawa, causing $40,000 worth of damage.
The internationally-accredited Gravel and Tar will anchor the Manawatū Cycling Spree this weekend, the first of many events planned for Palmerston North's 150-year celebrations.
Kym Joffre Skinner tried to explain away parts of his offending. A judge says it shows a lack of desire to change.
But the Palmerston North MP will look to get his head above the parapet as he settles into national politics.
It was the Legacy Church's first community meal of 2021, and more than 200 people arrived hungry and in need of a home-cooked meal.
A Manawatū martial arts club for people with special needs is winning national titles.
Tangaroa Te Whaiti De Thiery assaulted his ex-partner and smashed up her property, while being forced to live together during lockdown.
Feilding man Bevan Wright went missing 13 years ago this month. His disappearance has proved a mystery.
A motorcyclist is injured after their bike slipped off the Desert Rd near Waiouru Military Camp.
The remains of a paint spill will stay on a Palmerston North street, after officials decided removing it could damage the busy commuter route's pavement.
Takaro held off a late challenge to become the new Manawatū men’s interclub champions.
John Robert Alexander Innes, who raped a girl repeatedly over five years, has been declined parole.
Manawatū's cricket history is unveiled in a new book ahead of this week's celebrations.
Clean-bowled at a young age, Brannavan Gnanalingam's passion for the gentleman's game has only grown over the years.
A stumble across an old photo album has revealed details of the district's early bus services.
Most of us enjoy Twenty20 cricket and would love to have 20-20 eyesight. But as for the 2020 year in sport, to quote Hilary Barry, it can ''b..... off”.
OPINION: In such turbulent times, there is always a risk the blacks suits at New Zealand Rugby will get jumpy and a team losing each week by 40 could end up as road kill.
Joseph Simeon will serve five months' home detention for swinging ex-partner by hair and kicking her daughter.
When the weather heats up this fresh summer salad goes down a treat.
Elevate that guilty pleasure with a few ingenious ingredients and the biggest tiger prawns you can find.
Cool down with two fresh Mediterranean summer classics.
These shepherd-style pork tacos are ideal for hot Kiwi summers. Just give yourself a bit of time to let the meat marinate.