Northampton chairman David Cardoza says he will reduce the playing budget next season, but it will remain a "top seven" wage bill.
Saint's captain Dylan Hartley is sent off for abusive language as his side lose to rivals Leicester in a dramatic Twickenham final.
A man who stood in as chief executive at a troubled borough council has been given the job permanently in a unanimous vote of support.
A 63-year-old woman from Northamptonshire is jailed for 12 months for breaching her ASBO.
A Northamptonshire bus driver accused of murdering his estranged wife in Bedford tells a court he does not remember attacking her.
A council wishing to sell a 4,000-year-old Egyptian statue, valued at £2m, is being challenged by the ancestor of its original owner.
Further tests will be carried out on a toddler's body which was pulled from a lake after initial tests failed to determine a cause of death.
Northampton Town defender Clarke Carlisle quits
Corby honour for soldier killed in Afghanistan
England hooker Dylan Hartley could miss the Lions' tour to Australia after being sent off in the Premiership final.
Northampton boss Aidy Boothroyd says losing the play-off final will inspire him and the team next season.
Northampton Town release striker and fan favourite Adebayo Akinfenwa to end his second spell at Sixfields.