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The Manawatū Standard turns 140: The journalists

Down the decades we’ve told stories of success, loss, brutality, controversy and change, as past and present staff recall.



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MEMORY LANE: Since November 29, 1880, Manawat Standard journalists have reported every detail of life in our ever-growing city.
Though sometimes portrayed as incorrigible, hard-living, hard-bitten characters, in reality most working journalists were and are conscientious, outgoing and expert in their time-honoured profession.
Today, for the Standards 140th anniversary, past and present journalists share their memories.
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