News Articles

Musos invited to add to Lockdown Hymn Book
April 3, 2020

With Covid-19 confining people to their homes, we're looking at how locals are adapting everyday activities for the lockdown. Mike Tweed reports on how a Whanganui musician is recording and... Read More

Whanganui ex-pat self isolating in Spain
April 2, 2020

Whanganui ex-pat Rox Lloyd is currently in the small Spanish city of Benalmadena, where she's in lockdown after finishing a stint working for a health insurance company. Lloyd said Spain "went... Read More

A tribute to the many volunteers who make athletic meetings happen
April 2, 2020

Although the track and field season may have ended prematurely, we can look back with some pride on a highly successful season and can reflect on the huge contribution of our volunteers that allowed... Read More

Covid-19 takes away school leavers' final chance at NZSS glory
March 31, 2020

With New Zealand now experiencing its first death from Covid-19, and cases still climbing daily with about 500 as I write, I fully support the Government's decision to go to alert 4 and a nationwide... Read More

Rugby: Whanganui's Cade Robinson home after title-winning season in England
March 30, 2020

Former Steelform Wanganui loose forward Cade Robinson is very relieved to be home after a shortened but championship-winning season with his English rugby club. The 25-year-old played three first... Read More

Chicken and Pea Pasta - Peter's third recipe
March 30, 2020

Whanganui-born, world-famous chef Peter Gordon shares his third and final recipe of a series based on his Roast Chook and Veggies. The third recipe follows rounds out the series and is based on... Read More

Soup to nourish during lockdown - Peter's second recipe
March 30, 2020

Internationally renowned chef Peter Gordon continues his series of recommended recipes for people isolating in his hometown, Whanganui. Gordon has just moved back to Auckland after 31 years of living... Read More

WHS Senior debating team wins back-to-back competitions
March 28, 2020

Whanganui High School is once again celebrating the success of its students who have again taken home the trophy for the Central North Island Debating Competition. The school hosted 15 schools from... Read More

Peter Gordon shares top tips and recipes for surviving lockdown - Peter's first recipe
March 28, 2020

When your favourite takeaway outlets and restaurants are closed and your cooking skills are minimal at best, who you gonna call? Reporter Liz Wylie called on Whanganui-made, world famous chef Peter... Read More

Whanganui expats locked down in Berlin
March 28, 2020

Former Whanganui residents Brodie White and Peter Mangan have lived in Berlin, Germany, for more than a decade, and now find themselves hunkered down together in an apartment in Prenzlauer Berg, on... Read More

Whanganui woman living in Perth says situation is 'a mass of confusion'
March 28, 2020

Whanganui's Paige Mailman, currently living in Perth, says with the outbreak of the Covid-19 pandemic, help from the Australian government is "pretty much non-existent for Kiwis here"... Read More

School Holidays brought forward due to Coronavirus
March 27, 2020

πŸ’š Take Care Everyone πŸ’› Stay safe and be kind to one another. ☺️ Read More

School Counsellors availability
March 27, 2020

After the school holidays both the School Counsellors will be available to students via email. We will reply to your email as soon as we can during School hours. From there we can organise the best... Read More

College Sport News: Whanganui High School Achievers
March 27, 2020

Before schools closed this week, Whanganui High School had been keeping up its busy end-of-summer programmes. The Whanganui Chronicle takes a look at a number of events and stand out performances yet... Read More

The race home from London to beat the Covid-19 lockdown
March 26, 2020

Rebecca Jarrett, daughter of Debbie and Blair Jarrett, owners of the River City Press, has been working in London as part of her two year OE. She was employed full time as a nanny for two families,... Read More
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 47 48 49 50 51 52 53 54 55 56 57 58 59 60 61 62 63 64 65 66 67 68 69 70 71 72 73 74 75 76 77 78 79 80 81 82 83 84 85 86 87 88 89 90 91 92 93 94 95 96 97 98 99 100 101 102 103 104 105 106 107 108 109 110 111 112 113 114 115 116 117 118 119 120 121 122 123 124 125 126 127 128 129 130 131 132 133 134 135 136 137 138 139 140 141 142 143 144 145 146 147 148 149 150 151 152 153 154 155 156 157 158 159 160 161 > >>