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Whanganui Chronicle 1m
The search is on for descendants of a Whanganui woman being honoured by the Belgian government for her work on the home front during World War I.
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A Whanganui audience will get their first opportunity to see the film that explores the life of one of New Zealand's best writers, Robin Hyde (Iris Wilkinson).
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Whanganui police are seeking information about two vehicles as they continue their investigation into the death of Kevin "Kastro" Ratana.
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Hands up if you like Whittaker's chocolate. Everyone, right? Great news, now they're doing ice-cream!
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And yes, the washing machines were working overtime afterwards.
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A man set up a profile using a photo of a dead All Black legend while ripping off four people online, a court has heard.
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Whanganui Chronicle 4h
How much does a ticket to the moon cost? A Japanese billionaire just bought one has been named as the first private passenger on a trip to the moon.
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Whanganui Chronicle 4h
Tourists spent more money in July than in any other month within the last decade.
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A former writer for Sesame Street is revealing that the characters of Bert and Ernie were gay - at least for the two decades he was writing for the children's program - but Sesame Street has shot down his claims.
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Whanganui Chronicle 5h
That our Prime Minister guest-edited my column today on the occasion of 125 years of women's suffrage, signifies a number of important things. All of them good, and women know what they are. No explanation needed.
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Ministry of Justice workers have walked out of the country's courtrooms this morning, including here in Whanganui, bringing an abrupt halt to trials and hearings around New Zealand.
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Whanganui iwi upset over the sale of council forests. Here's why..
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Whanganui Chronicle 6h
Why can't other schools serve tea and coffee? Because Westmere has all the cups :)
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Marton's Caleb Arthur is the man to beat when Whanganui hosts back-to-back National Sport Stacking Championships on Saturday,
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Whanganui Chronicle 6h
An Arizona man pretended he had Down Syndrome so that he could hire caregivers to bathe him and change his nappy, police say.
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Whanganui Chronicle 7h
Great to see WiS netballers punching well above their weight ... top effort.
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Whanganui Chronicle 8h
A century after two Hawera men were awarded the Victoria Cross for their bravery during WW1, their descendants watched as their statues were formally unveiled in a memorial garden in their home town.
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Whanganui Chronicle 9h
When it comes to women's suffrage, Kate Sheppard is a household name. But her right-hand woman, Annie Jane Schnackenberg, is less familiar.
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Whanganui Chronicle 10h
The Milk Bar is back!
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A man has been hacked to death in a suspected 'honour killing' in India after marrying a woman from a higher caste.
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