Rollo’s to close

Rollo’s Outdoor Centre will close its doors on Saturday – ending more than 45 years of providing camping and outdoors equipment to the region. The closing down sale signs have [ … ]

Meet Whanganui and Partners’ new chief exec

If the race is economic development, the capability comes from knowledge and skills and even friendly rivalry. Ward takes the reins as chief executive of Whanganui and Partners, replacing Philippa [ … ]

Large rubbish fire probed

Manawatū’s only clean fill site is closed and its owner issued with an abatement notice as officials investigate whether toxic waste has been dumped there. It comes after a large [ … ]

Chocolate on subscription

“We live lives where we expect everything to be instantaneous, where Instagram photos drive ‘want’ and ‘need’ and create a sense of FOMO [fear of missing out], so a well-crafted [ … ]