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Rayner Brothers Gallery

We're open again tomorrow from 12pm to 4pm - last week to check out the "Fetish" show!

"Merkin King" by Tom Seaman


 

Plunket Wanganui

 

Artist's grand design a labour of love

It took 72 days to make, and is big enough to fill an entire room. It's Daniella Sasvari's entry in the World of...
 

Driver flees crash scene

A man is lucky to be alive following a hit-and-run in central Wanganui on Monday night. He was on his motorcycle travelling east on Pitt Street at about 10.40pm when a car travelling north on...
 

Wilson back before parole board

Sex offender Stewart Murray Wilson goes before the parole board at Whanganui Prison tomorrow morning. If granted parole, Wilson (pictured) may move back to the house in the grounds of the prison at Kaitoke.
 

Workers startled by torrential overflow

Staff at Richdale Fire and Security were startled yesterday morning by a heavy downpour coming out of a clear blue sky. However, it...
 

Spark customers warned about scam phone calls

People are being warned of a scam doing the rounds involving people saying they are calling from Spark (formerly Telecom). Raetihi man David Berry got a call yesterday at 10.45am from a man with a strong...
 

Paper deliverer jumped, car taken

A newspaper delivery contractor was assaulted and his vehicle stolen as he delivered papers in Marton in the early hours yesterday. About 3.25am, the contractor was delivering newspapers on Skerman St...
 

Kids join thousands in milk guzzle

Local kids rose to the challenge to join The Big Slurp when 170,000 school children were asked to guzzle milk in unison. They were...
 

Heat takes toll as Newburn changes tack

You know you've been out for a long run when you notch up another birthday in the middle of it. Perry...
 

I'm not going to shoot you: Customer with gun

A man carrying a replica gun while buying a leather jacket in Cash Converters in Wanganui was convicted yesterday on two charges of possessing an offensive weapon, two of...
 

Hockey: Two 6-0 wins but bigger beltings ahead: Wanganui

Wanganui under-15 boys' hockey coach Andrew Spence has issued a warning to rival teams at the national championships in Hamilton after his lads dished out their second 6-0 thrashing of the...
 

Wanganui Chronicle


 

Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & Turoa Ski Areas

Another awesome spring school holidays day today! Don't forget to share your pics to our instagram #mtruapehu http://instagram.com/mtruapehu


mtruapehu on Instagram
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Home to Whakapapa&Turoa ski areas, you'll find huge snow filled basins, steep chutes as well as jaw dropping beauty! Some of which you'll see here.
 

Plunket Wanganui


 

City Library

Today Tama holds the title of 'Mind Games Champion'. Who will challenge him on Friday for the Taitamariki Puzzel and Brain Teasers session???



 

Mt Ruapehu, Whakapapa & Turoa Ski Areas

We are turning a shade of pink - supporting The New Zealand Breast Cancer Foundation.
There will be a silent auction starting tomorrow where you can place a bid(or 2) for a "Pink" breakfast and a two hour private lesson with two of our top male instructors for two people. Breakfast will be on Saturday followed by the 1st chair up the hill. The silent auction box is located in the snow school sales building. The Bikini Downhill Event will also happen on Saturday with 100% of the proceeds...
 

Wanganui District Council


 

Wanganui Online

Sports Draws

Rugby, volleyball and a Maori netball tourney in the city this weekend

http://www.wanganuionline.com/sports


 

Wanganui Online

Metservice says we hit 19C this afternoon..warming up folks..here comes summer!!!!!
 

Wanganui Online

Hit and run in Wanganui

A motorcyclist could have easily died in a late-night hit and run in Wanganui, police say.

Police are today searching for the driver of the car they said hit a motorcyclist at the intersection of Pitt St and Liverpool St at 10.40pm yesterday.

The male motorcyclist was flung across the road and suffered serious injuries. He was taken to Whanganui Hospital in a stable condition.

Police said the driver of the car fled the scene without checking on the condition of the...
 

River City Press


 

River City Press


 

River City Press

New blood donors needed


 

River City Press

Police appeal for information after hit and run

Whanganui Police are appealing for public help in locating the driver of a car involved in a hit and run yesterday evening (Monday 29 September, 2014) which left a motorcyclist with serious injuries.

At about 10:40pm a motorcyclist was travelling east on Pitt Street when a car travelling north on Liverpool Street collided with them at an intersection.

Emergency services attended however the driver of the car fled the scene of the crash without...
 

Sport Wanganui

GET YOUR ENTRIES IN QUICK!
Only two more weeks to enter the McDonald's Mud Muster! Get your entries in quick as spaces are filling up fast.


Mud Muster
www.sportsground.co.nz
McDonalds Mud Muster
 

Plunket Wanganui

Good morning parents of newborns. Don't forget you are welcome at Heads Road again for a coffee this morning between 10 and 11.30. (most babies aged 3 months and under, so come along if this is you)