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People with diabetes or anyone wanting a...

People with diabetes or anyone wanting a 180-degree lifestyle switch could get a boost from the Your Life - Your Journey support group. - Wanganui Chronicle People with diabetes or anyone wanting a 180-degree lifestyle switch could get a boost from the Your Life - Your Journey support group. - Wanganui Chronicle
 
“You cannot have a really terrific library without at least one terrific librarian, the way you cannot have a really terrific bedroom unless you can lock the door.” ~ Lemony Snicket, Shouldn't You Be in School? #LibraryQuotes “You cannot have a really terrific library without at least one terrific librarian, the way you cannot have a really terrific bedroom unless you can lock the door.” ~ Lemony Snicket, Shouldn't You Be in School? #LibraryQuotes
 

Logging being carried out around the dams which...

Logging being carried out around the dams which feed Marton's town water supply has been suspended because of the risk on sediment run-off. - Wanganui Chronicle Logging being carried out around the dams which feed Marton's town water supply has been suspended because of the risk on sediment run-off. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

We welcomed a bonny wee addition to our family...

We welcomed a bonny wee addition to our family this week. - Wanganui Chronicle We welcomed a bonny wee addition to our family this week. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Pablo Helguera...

Pablo Helguera Pablo Helguera
 

It was during an interview about his new band...

It was during an interview about his new band Barelhouse that former Whanganui musician Tony Johns dropped a bombshell. He'd had a call from no less than U2. On the 30th anniversary - Wanganui Chronicle It was during an interview about his new band Barelhouse that former Whanganui musician Tony Johns dropped a bombshell. He'd had a call from no less than U2. On the 30th anniversary - Wanganui Chronicle
 
Whanganui Women's Network and Embassy Theatre have ensured that a local audience will be among the first to see a blockbuster movie on the night of its New Zealand release. - Wanganui Chronicle Whanganui Women's Network and Embassy Theatre have ensured that a local audience will be among the first to see a blockbuster movie on the night of its New Zealand release. - Wanganui Chronicle
 
Metafit is energising, fast and super effective. For those with limited time, frequent short bursts of exercise – like a 20-minute Metafit session – is a surefire way to keep your hormones happy and metabolism firing. Casual Sessions this week: Tuesday 6.30-7.05am Thursday 5.30-6.05pm Saturday New Class Launch (more info to come) 8.45-9.20am (Registration essential for this one) 1. High Intensity Exactly as it sounds, for the short intervals that you are working, you are going at...
 

How COOLTOWNBRO is Whanganui – check out the...

How COOLTOWNBRO is Whanganui – check out the video! Whanganui and Partners want the world to know Whanganui is a great place to live,work and play. Visit www.cooltownbro.com to VOTE and then share this video and the link to www.cooltownbro.com far and wide to friends by email. Whanganui will love ya for it!
 
Whanganui's ineffective anti-smoking measures have come under the spotlight at a council committee meeting. - Wanganui Chronicle Whanganui's ineffective anti-smoking measures have come under the spotlight at a council committee meeting. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Whanganui District Council...

How COOLTOWNBRO is Whanganui – check out the video! Whanganui and Partners want the world to know Whanganui is a great place to live,work and play. Visit www.cooltownbro.com to VOTE and then share this video and the link to www.cooltownbro.com far and wide to friends by email. Whanganui will love ya for it!
 

Refusing to see her part of town become a dying...

Refusing to see her part of town become a dying block, a Victoria Ave cafe owner has rounded up nearby retailers for breast cancer awareness month. - Wanganui Chronicle Refusing to see her part of town become a dying block, a Victoria Ave cafe owner has rounded up nearby retailers for breast cancer awareness month. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

Whanganui District Council...

We had a tremendous level of participation in our Annual Plan consultation process this year. Council will be meeting tomorrow at 1pm to deliberate over the submissions received during this process. This meeting will be open to the public, both in the Council Chamber and via our live stream. Check out the agenda on our website: http://bit.ly/2s5h377 * Please note that there will no longer be a meeting for deliberations on Wednesday 31 May as originally advertised.
 

An early start and a cold morning didn't stop...

An early start and a cold morning didn't stop Whanganui residents from raising their hands to participate in the River City #CoolTownBro promo video on Saturday. - Wanganui Chronicle An early start and a cold morning didn't stop Whanganui residents from raising their hands to participate in the River City #CoolTownBro promo video on Saturday. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

NEWS || Eyebrows were raised last week after...

NEWS || Eyebrows were raised last week after Netball Mainland decided to scrap intermediate rep teams. In this opinion piece published in The Press, Sport NZ talent consultant Alex Chiet explores the challenges of identifying and nurture young talent - and explains why Netball Mainland made the right call. Read more: http://bit.ly/2rvwTe5
 

Crazy costumes, bright lights and rocking tunes...

Crazy costumes, bright lights and rocking tunes made the Whanganui Smokefreerockquest finals the place to be on Saturday night. - Wanganui Chronicle Crazy costumes, bright lights and rocking tunes made the Whanganui Smokefreerockquest finals the place to be on Saturday night. - Wanganui Chronicle
 
Flu season is upon us. So if you're feeling a little under the weather, you'll need to rest up for a week before donating, just to be safe. Flu season is upon us. So if you're feeling a little under the weather, you'll need to rest up for a week before donating, just to be safe.
 

A kids' basketball programme that kicked off...

A kids' basketball programme that kicked off yesterday is proving to be a slam-dunk with 180 players signing up to participate. - Wanganui Chronicle A kids' basketball programme that kicked off yesterday is proving to be a slam-dunk with 180 players signing up to participate. - Wanganui Chronicle
 

The bacteria E.coli has been found in Waverley's...

The bacteria E.coli has been found in Waverley's town water supply. - Wanganui Chronicle The bacteria E.coli has been found in Waverley's town water supply. - Wanganui Chronicle