Ngāti Kauwhata spokesperson Professor Meihana Durie. Photo / File
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New NZ Army facility to boost jobs for Manawatū-Whanganui
Defence minister Peeni Henare says the government is investing $47 million into a large new engineering facility at Linton Army Camp.
How you can learn to grow your own kai using maramataka Māori
The book teaches whānau how to grow a contemporary māra and offers information about the maramataka Māori calendar to guide the best times for planting and fishing.
Arrest after shots fired at police, car stolen at gunpoint
A 30-year-old man is in a serious condition in hospital after allegedly shooting at police, carjacking vehicle, ramming patrol car in Manawatū.
Police recover body from Ruahine Forest Park, Manawatū
The body was discovered Saturday evening.
People shouldn’t have to put up with racism – Manawatū Rugby CEO
Manawatū Rugby stood down a local player for five weeks for racially insulting an opponent.
Manawatū pā site revitalised
The longest-occupied Māori site in Palmerston North is being revitalised. It's a joint development between Rangitāne o Manawatū and the city council to honour the land's pre-European significance.
Iwi collective urges to stay at Level 4 despite Govt announcement
The Te Ranga Tupua Iwi Collective stance is that until a vaccine is available, communities must continue to be vigilant, maintain hygiene and isolation bubbles to keep COVID-19 at bay.
Whānau unable to visit dying mother during lockdown
Judith Drake is currently alone and battling for her life in Manwatū Hospitals' surgical ward. Her family is praying for one simple request.
Manawatū Iwi work to protect wāhi tapu and create employment
Local iwi are concerned that work to reopen the Manawatū Gorge portion of State Highway 3 may uncover wāhi tapu. Danielle Harris, CEO for Tanenuiarangi Manawatū Inc. explains her peoples’ concerns.