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A huge congrats to Wanganui Barbell member Jennie...

A huge congrats to Wanganui Barbell member Jennie for taking out a win in her class at her second official three lift competition at the Bledisbro powerlifting competition held in Wellington. Jennie took out a PB on all three lifts and won her class. Her second win in as many official competitions! 105kg squat 70kg bench 145kg deadlift (she fought for a huge 150kg which she lifted but unfortunately for red lights for a technical error - she will smash this at the next comp!) 320kg total...
 

New civil defence alerts to be tested on...

New civil defence alerts to be tested on cellphones nationwide on Sunday week. New civil defence alerts to be tested on cellphones nationwide on Sunday week.
 

"Shoe House... Now I know what to do with the old...

"Shoe House... Now I know what to do with the old boots !!!πŸ˜…πŸ˜„πŸ˜„" What do you think? πŸ˜‰ "Shoe House... Now I know what to do with the old boots !!!πŸ˜…πŸ˜„πŸ˜„" What do you think? πŸ˜‰
 

Vibe. music festival for Cooks Gardens...

Vibe. music festival for Cooks Gardens Vibe. music festival for Cooks Gardens
 

Toroa's tale of triumph....

Toroa's tale of triumph. Toroa's tale of triumph.
 

Yay she's all go for tomorrow! Don't forget...

Yay she's all go for tomorrow! Don't forget spectators are always welcome and we have the food caravan here making amazing fries and food! Late sign on 8am until 9am Yay she's all go for tomorrow! Don't forget spectators are always welcome and we have the food caravan here making amazing fries and food! Late sign on 8am until 9am
 

The Whanganui Sports Hall of Fame newest members...

The Whanganui Sports Hall of Fame newest members were announced on Friday night. The Whanganui Sports Hall of Fame newest members were announced on Friday night.
 

Public have say on Easter Sunday trading policy...

Public have say on Easter Sunday trading policy Public have say on Easter Sunday trading policy
 

THOUGHT OF THE DAY: My best invention to date...

THOUGHT OF THE DAY: My best invention to date is... THOUGHT OF THE DAY: My best invention to date is...
 

Why is a helicopter landing at Durie Hill School?...

Why is a helicopter landing at Durie Hill School? Read more in Monday's paper. Why is a helicopter landing at Durie Hill School? Read more in Monday's paper.
 

History made as judges cannot split the two world...

History made as judges cannot split the two world champion rowers. History made as judges cannot split the two world champion rowers.
 

The best and most read of the week...

The best and most read of the week The best and most read of the week
 

The Sarjeant Gallery is the big winner in last...

The Sarjeant Gallery is the big winner in last month's New Zealand Community Trust grants The Sarjeant Gallery is the big winner in last month's New Zealand Community Trust grants
 

Never start a sentence with and, and the sky has...

Never start a sentence with and, and the sky has not cleared... 17 / 11 / 17 'Oh well, next week then.... Never start a sentence with and, and the sky has not cleared... 17 / 11 / 17 'Oh well, next week then....
 

Never start a sentence with and, and the sky has...

Never start a sentence with and, and the sky has not cleared... 17 / 11 / 17 'Oh well, next week then.... Never start a sentence with and, and the sky has not cleared... 17 / 11 / 17 'Oh well, next week then....
 

Another PicChat triumph at the Wanganui Musicians...

Another PicChat triumph at the Wanganui Musicians Club. Make sure you are here next time! Thank you for supporting the Sarjeant Gallery. Another PicChat triumph at the Wanganui Musicians Club. Make sure you are here next time! Thank you for supporting the Sarjeant Gallery.
 

Those without consent for intensive farming in the...

Those without consent for intensive farming in the Horizons region will still have to wait quite a few months before they have a clear pathway. - The Country Those without consent for intensive farming in the Horizons region will still have to wait quite a few months before they have a clear pathway. - The Country
 

Roll up, roll up...in the new Royal Wanganui Opera...

Roll up, roll up...in the new Royal Wanganui Opera House box office are (from left) Rachel O’Connor, Kirsty Melville and Shirna Matthews. Roll up, roll up...in the new Royal Wanganui Opera House box office are (from left) Rachel O’Connor, Kirsty Melville and Shirna Matthews.
 

Athletes, coaches and personalities from all codes...

Athletes, coaches and personalities from all codes converge under one roof. Athletes, coaches and personalities from all codes converge under one roof.
 

Someone who bought a Lotto ticket in Marton has...

Someone who bought a Lotto ticket in Marton has won $333,333. Someone who bought a Lotto ticket in Marton has won $333,333.