Soren Olsonmale was walking through downtown Palmy when a man called him a derogatory name and demanded his kebab.
What home means to some of New Zealand's best writers is housed in a new book.
A woman was tramping in the Ruahine Range when she fell and injured her leg.
Increased competition from private education providers is a key issue for universities.
A motorcycle and car collided at a busy Palmerston North intersection amid rush hour traffic.
Palmerston North will get up to 30 new social housing units.
Quick action is needed to make sure Manawatu is ready for logistics boom, CEDA says.
A judge agrees with a convicted murderer that his legal papers can't be withheld.
Strangling his partner and breaching parole ruined the former drug dealer's early release.
Impulse booze buying not encouraged by shoppers catching a look at packaging.
He can't remember racial abuse being yelled from the car, from right next to him.
New owner says site is new ownership group's "playground".
Deer heads were speared on branches and a pile of guts and hooves left at a popular camp spot.
Eve-Ellen Skewes - Norwegian junior snowboard kiting champ.
First-fives shuffle for Super Rugby 2018 with Ihaia West off to the capital and Otere Black to Auckland.
Elderly residents are crossing the road in fear as concerns about the volume of traffic in Feilding grow.
An eminent economist had wanted to leave his millions to animal rights groups.
Man suffered fractured skull and was in hospital for a month.
Palmerston North draft local alcohol policy labelled a huge disappointment.
Simon van Velthooven is exhausted and excited after the long, successful America's Cup campaign.
More slips plague the unstable Manawatu Gorge hillside, as cleanup costs surge towards $1 million.
Chairwoman Reena Wallis will end her four-year association to work with Afghanistan refugees.
It first operated in Palmerston North in 1978 with a black and white mailer, and is now a major Australasian fashion store.
UNDER THE RADAR: The Manawatu River gives up its secrets.
Bright lights will dawn on the Coach House Museum in this year's Fantasy in Lights display.
Early morning blaze lights the night sky in Hokio Beach.
Two fire trucks turned out to the FMG building, but it was a false alarm.
There's a three-day Winter Festival tapping into the Lions tour.
Police were called after up to five men were seen fighting on Broadway Ave.
Regional council will change its consents process, but stands by its environmental record.