Sue Dudman is assistant news director for the Whanganui Chronicle
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Heart of the city: Three decades of Community House
Its philosophy is to support its member organisations and the community.
High tea raises funds for Gicumbi District community
Carmel Hurdle and her friends are passionate about helping a community in Rwanda.
End of era as Mars Petcare closes Whanganui factory
The staff have received support to learn new skills and find other employment.
Artist pops up in new studio - thanks to bubble wrap
Fleur Wickes also has a new collection and a book inspired by the Covid-19 lockdown.
Suburban street focus for LandSAR Whanganui exercise
The group plans to search some properties in Peakes Rd on Saturday morning.
Abuse, neglect of young Lake Alice patients to be investigated
It is part of the Abuse in Care Royal Commission of Inquiry.
Help Us Help Them: Company's lockdown campaign expands into foundation
Beaver Tree Services' latest venture aims to help young people.
Sound Valley attracts leading New Zealand musicians
The inaugural music festival will be held in Whanganui in February 2021.
Relief for cafe owners as sale proceeds through lockdown
Victoria Handley now plans to focus on her Milk It, Baby business.
Green light for superstore that could bring 50 jobs
But post-Covid will the size of development be the same as signalled last year.
Reopening of Whanganui River Markets 'a work in progress'
Organisers are fielding many questions about when the market will start operating again.
Positive outcomes for mentoring programme participants
Applications are now invited for Thrive Whanganui's 2020 mentoring programme.
Global call to apply for Whanganui glass artist residency
New Zealand Glassworks' first residency programme will be in July this year.
Vintage theme, unusual blooms at florist's latest venture
Victoria Rhodes likes to create bouquets with a difference.
Unknown future care for Whanganui rehabilitation centre clients
Laura Fergusson Rehabilitation says it's in discussions with other potential providers.
Burglaries, family violence behind hike in victim crimes
The "serious victimisation" numbers, which don't include homicides, are up 6 per cent.
Best of 2019: Carpark transformed into laneway eatery
Maria Lane will focus on authentic Mexican street food "with soul".
Best of 2019:Tree fund a hit for Roots Brewing Co.
Roots Brewing Co. is doing its bit to put down new roots in the earth
Best of 2019: Whanganui: Where buying is cheaper than renting
The average property value in Whanganui is continuing to increase.
Best of 2019: Whanganui Girls' Principal takes flight for new role
Tania King is appointed chief operating officer at Whanganui-based flight school NZICPA
Best of 2019: Community vibe at Little C coffee shop
A pale pink coffee machine makes a statement at Little C in Maria Pl.
Best of 2019: Design store opens in former fire station
Tracy Hawker is selling products she loves in her latest Whanganui business venture
Best of 2019: Growing population leads to more Whanganui traffic problems
Whanganui's growing population is putting pressure on the district's roads
Best of 2019: Aramoho emergency route will not reopen
The Whanganui District Council has permanently closed the Aramoho Rail Bridge underpass.
Whanganui artists' collective in new premises after histortic building razed by fire
MiNZ is reopening in Victoria Ave.
'Wool is the future' for company celebrating 50 years
There's a swing back to wool carpets as people move away from synthetic products.
It's a potential killer - but this businessman wants it gone, despite the risk
Mitch Bakker has completed an intensive course in managing asbestos.
Proud family gathers to celebrate ancestor's war effort
The Belgian government has paid further tribute to Eleanora Wotton's war effort.
National emerging business award for Summit Electrical
Todd Cowan started Waverley-based business as a sole operator. Now it has a team of 14.
Cheers: A lifelong passion for wine, food - and horses
Wine expert George Paul Truby says wine is a food, not a drug, and should be respected.
Guess who's back: Retail chain Postie returns to Whanganui
Retailer Postie will open its doors in Whanganui in late September.
Five minutes for speakers to share passions in Small Talks
The third Small Talks event will be held in Whanganui on Wednesday, August 14.