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Local Focus: Dealing to Palmerston North's river rubbish
Planning for beautiful rivers in Palmerston North ahead of strong urban growth.
Local Focus: The Whanganui bread recognised by Unesco
George Jackson believes Māori bread is the future.
Local Focus: Mysterious giant snails found in Tōtara Reserve Regional Park
Carnivorous powelliphanta marchanti snails have been sighted in Tōtara Reserve Regional Park.
Local Focus: The heart of Palmerston North for green Kiwis
A community garden is growing more joy than just vegetables.
Local Focus: Massey University powering up for face-to-face
Massey University readies for the return to face-to-face.
Local Focus: The coastal scientist harnessing the power of community
Jim Dahm explains why community involvement brings better outcomes to our beautiful coast.
Local Focus: Capital Connection's fight for survival
Cars vs trains - Manawatū to Wellington passenger rail service is popular but with carriages over 50 years old, it will disappear without more funding.
Local Focus: Nature's hidden gem with giants in Manawatū
Walking among ancient native giants in northern Manawatū.
Focus Live: New Zealand past the peak and on 'steady plateau' of lingering cases
Professor Ian Town says there is still much to be learned about Omicron and its variants. Video / Mark Mitchell
Local Focus: Whanganui residents fighting for their right to step into the ring
Eddie Tofa is calling on Whanganui residents to join his boot camp for a corporate fight night in August.
Focus Live: Andrew Little makes planned-care announcement
Andrew Little announces the Government’s plan to tackle delays in hospital waiting lists caused by Covid-19. Video / Supplied
Exercise Skytrain is an exercise based at RNZAF Base Ohakea using the C-130 Hercules and a training activity for No 40 Squadron. Skytrain gives 40 Squadron the opportunity to do a range of flying training, including flying over unfamiliar and challenging terrain and coordinating pallet drops into drop zones. Video / Bevan Conley
Focus Live: Vaccine passes and mandates end April 4
From 11.59pm on Monday 4 April, vaccine passes will not longer be required. The Government will not require mandates in education, police or Defence Force workers and those workplaces using them.