Latest Whanganui News

Opportunities to flow from first river given ‘personhood’ status  
Arrests made, firearms and drugs seized following Ruapehu search warrants
Whanganui sister city relationship pivots towards economic development
Whitebait Habitat Community Effort
Transformative investment in cancer treatments and more new medicines
More support for drought-affected communities
Great Walk Bookings Rise But Spaces Left
UPDATE – Body located in search for man in Whanganui River
NZ Police Search For Man In River, Rāhui In Place, Whanganui
Urgent Correction: Name Release Whanganui Homicide
UPDATE: Homicide Investigation, Whanganui
Homicide Investigation Underway In Whanganui
NZ Police Graduates Soaring Into Districts
Arrest Made After Concerning Vehicle Theft, Waitara
Green Waste Weed Risk For Whanganui Parks
Minister acknowledges passing of Sir Robert Martin (KNZM)
Granting legal ‘personhood’ to nature is a growing movement – can it stem biodiversity loss?
What if whales took us to court? A move to grant them legal personhood would include the right to sue
Government redress for Te Korowai o Wainuiārua
Government woolshed roadshow kicks off
UPDATE: Search For Missing Diver, Pātea 19 March
Govt takes action to drive better cancer services
Shane Jones: No More Treaty Clause ‘mission Creep’
Further Arrests Made After Hori Gage Homicide
UPDATE: Search For Missing Diver At Patea
Frozen in time: old paintings and new photographs reveal some NZ glaciers may soon be extinct
UPDATE: Search For Missing Hiker, Taruarua
Public Could Help Solve Mass Fish Death Mystery
High Court Judge appointed 26 January
UPDATE: Homicide, Rangitikei
Homicide investigation, Rangitikei District
Arrests and charges following aggravated robberies and burglaries, Hamilton and Thames
Man shot by Police in Whanganui
Police continue to appeal for information following Whanganui assault
Traffic disruption eases as protest gatherings conclude
Majority of gatherings across country have dispersed
Police prepare for early morning protests across New Zealand
NZ police seek witnesses to Whanganui assault
Police seize significant amount of cash and drugs in Whanganui
Driver and vehicle located following hit and run in Whanganui
Police appeal for information following hit and run in Whanganui
Ministry of Health and NZDF test readiness for catastrophic event
NZ police are responding to fatal crash – Whanganui
Skipper sentenced for watch keeping failings
94 resilience projects confirmed for state highways
Next steps taken to protect Hauraki Gulf / Tīkapa Moana
More rockfall from Cathedral Cove’s famous arch
Arrests Made, Investment Scam