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From left Cam Benner (truckie), Yvonne Dasler (Project Pam) and Sherri Best, TNL Blenheim business development manager.
Ultra Sound X ray gets sipped to Vanuatu

Ultrasound, supplies for Vanuatu

Donated ultrasound machine will be flown to Vanuatu this week.

Sting brothers bailed

Police found 25 kilograms of cannabis below deck on this yacht in the Marlborough Sounds.

Two Blenheim brothers arrested in connection with a 25kg cannabis haul are out on bail.

Marlburians celebrate Royal arrival

Marlburians have celebrated the arrival of a new Royal baby.

Patient was 'failed'

A man who died during operation was not told his surgeon was working under restriction.

Restorative Justice for arson

A woman doused a sleepout with fuel and set it on fire with a lit cigarette, court told.

150kmh crash 'no joyride': lawyer

A learner driver sped at 180kmh in Blenheim before crashing into two trees and a sign.

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Car, remains recovered from crash site video

Neville Frost, left and firefighter Craig Davies with the burnt out car recovered by police on State Highway 6 near the summit of the Whangamoa Saddle.

7:35 AM  Human remains and wreckage recovered as investigations into mystery death continue.

Two Marlborough children beaten by mum and aunt

The children were assaulted with an aluminium pipe, a wooden back scratcher and a wooden stick.

Big night for Peters Doig winners

Airline keen to lure back ex-pat pilots


Stella run from Blake

Competitors in the under-16 section of the MGC cross country are up and running.

Stella Blake was far and away the fastest of 226 Marlborough Girls’ College students who contested the school cross country on Friday.

Weekly sports draws

6:30 AM  Weekly sports fixtures for the Marlborough region.

Table tennis

Full of Spirit well on top

Full of Spirit came away with a 10-2 win in Thursday’s Marlborough senior table tennis competition against fellow top six contender, Liquorland.


Letters to the editor

Letters to the editor

7:00 AM  Correspondents write letters on celebrating the province, water extraction and fisheries management.

Letters to the editor

More correspondence from Express readers on local and national talking points.

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Nepal. Kathmandu Eathquake . A woman walks passed collapsed buildings in the Thamel district

The appalling need of Nepal

Here's where we get to show Nepal that we're more than fair-weather friends.


For the love of food

Blenheim woman Emily Hope aims to change the way people think about food with her new business Hope Nutrition.

A Blenheim woman's love for home-grown fruit and vegetables is helping her on her quest to change the way people think about food.

Uncertainty for marine farmers

Forty years after it started in the Sounds, marine farming remains a source of pride and controversy.

Blenheim Toyota salesman Scott McDermid says sales for utes are improving.

Utes popular in Marlborough

Marlborough has one of the highest ownerships of utes per head of population in the country.

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Special course for marathon runners

Dave Pigou

Visitors in Marlborough for the Saint Clair Vineyard Half Marathon this weekend will get a unique taste of the province.

Combined colleges' 80s extravaganza

Junior students from Marlborough boys' and girls' colleges are going retro with their school musical Back to the 80s, which starts next Wednesday. 

Kevin Biggar devised the scary fairy outfit for the New York Marathon, and will don it again this weekend, for the Saint Clair Vineyard Half Marathon.

Biggar running for his mum

Kevin Biggar’s mother was one of life’s unsung heroes, until she died of bowel cancer last year.

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