Central North Island's, 'Coby the Hen Master's' rescue scheme rewarded

The story of Coby Chambers, known to his friends as "the chicken master", touched many Wanganui Chronicle readers - and some of them have offered to help...

No Wednesday Division One Winners: Lotto Powerball jackpots to $38 million

Lotto's Powerball will jackpot once again after last night's $34 million draw had no division one winners. The prize will increase to $38 million on Saturday. The winning numbers...

Apple’s New Peach Emoji Doesn’t Look Like a Butt Anymore and the Internet Is...

How will people caption their butt selfies now? Apple has released the latest iOs 10.2 software update for iPhones, and it includes a slew of new and...

Laptops just got frighteningly expensive

If you want to buy Apple's latest top-of-the-line laptop you'd need to spend $7250. That's enough to buy a good used car with money left over for a...

Whanganui couple's plan of what to do with $333,333 Lotto win

A Whanganui couple who won $333,333 on Lotto's First Division plan to take a holiday and help their children pay their mortgages. The couple, who wish to remain...

Goodbye Pork Pie remake company selling Mini on TradeMe

Bids for a yellow Mini for sale on TradeMe which stars in a remake of the classic Kiwi film Goodbye Pork Pie have reached nearly $25,000. A Blondini...

Latest Update: Could This be The End for Dreamworld?

Dreamworld Unlikely to Recover it's Reputation   The loss of four lives at Dreamworld is likely to "destroy" the theme park's future with experts expressing doubt that the park will recover despite...

Whanganui lotto winner not seen

A Whanganui Lotto player is one of three New Zealand players to get a midweek windfall of $333,333 on Wednesday night. The winning Whanganui ticket was purchased at...

Paraparas repairs prolonged

Residents of Whanganui and neighbouring districts will have to wait two years for SH4 through the Paraparas to be finished. Heavy rain and flooding in June of...

Dreamworld Incident: The Untold Lawsuit History, Why 'memorial day' opening was cancelled and more

Dreamworld faced almost A$2 million in lawsuits since 2010, court records reveal Dreamworld faced almost A$2 million (NZ$2.13 million) in lawsuits in the years leading up to the rapids...