Drop speed limit, says resident

Dog-owner distraught after car runs over pet

Rarangi woman urges drivers to slow down after her beloved dog was hit by a car and left on Rarangi Rd yelping in pain.
Kelly Webster and Shiloh Walsh

Picton still a problem

Picton's tourism operators are fragmented and need to unite, Destination Marlborough says.

Man loses everything in fire

blenheim fire A Blenheim man has escaped unharmed but lost everything in a fire that ripped through his home, leaving only a shell.

Sounds' residents oppose 1080 drop

Pelorous Sound wildlife sanctuary owners gain hundreds of signatures against planned 1080 drop.

Golden thrill for our Sophie

Marlborough's Sophie MacKenzie celebrated a fairytale finish to the international rowing season by claiming gold at the world championships in Amsterdam.

Replacement sought for ageing ship

Ferry firm Interislander sends staff overseas to look at replacements for the 31-year-old Arahura.

Cleanup gives street new shine

Kelly Webster and Shiloh Walsh Hundreds of volunteers and residents made short work of an intensive street cleanup in Blenheim during the weekend.

End of an era for church

In less than a morning a building that had stood for over 90 years was brought to the ground when the St Peter Chanel Catholic Church in Ward was demolished.

NZ wine, tourism join forces

Tough job for judges

Kelly Webster and Shiloh Walsh

Band plays on for Sallies' stalwart

Seventy-five years on from picking up his first B flat bass, Blenheim man Ian Brooks is still carting around the biggest instrument in the Salvation Army church band.

Canterbury again bedevil Tasman

Brandyn Laursen The Tasman Red Devils could be forgiven if they felt a lingering sense of deja vu as they wound their way home from Kaikoura's Takahanga Domain on Saturday evening.

Treasure chest full for Pirates

Central Pirates' perfect club season was capped off in fine style when they comprehensively outplayed Blenheim Valley Masters on the way to winning the Knockout Cup final 6-1.

Tasman U19s on right track

Central take control but get good run

Brandyn Laursen

Makos make it even at Eden

Tasman still haven't tasted NPC rugby success at Auckland rugby's stronghold, Eden Park, but they came up with the next best thing yesterday.

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Good eating without going broke

Curried lentils and kumara. Flatters and young marrieds often ask me how they can keep their weekly food bill in check. Here are 10 ideas.

Cheers, a toast to craft beer

If ever proof was needed, the results of this year's Brewers Guild of New Zealand Beer Awards are evidence of the growth and improving quality of Kiwi-brewed craft beer.

Plenty of 'gems' are on offer

Uncommon terrain

Ani Waitai

Right cut can yield top crop

Endless hours are spent in the vineyards during winter preparing vines. Cloudy Bay viticulturist Jim White showed wine reporter Chloe Winter the ropes.

Lost in the ruck

Crusaders vs Hurricanes Imagine the fallout if the Marlborough District Council had decided to host the Crusaders-Hurricanes clash in Blenheim next year and no-one came.

Letters to the editor

Correspondence from Express readers on health, the economy and renewable energy.

Trains always win

Letters to the editor

Lyttelton Port

Lack of safety

Lyttelton Port is a hot mess of industrial unsafety.

KiwiRail sells Clifford Bay land

NMDHB Land once earmarked for a replacement ferry terminal is sold to winegrower Peter Yealands.

Law firms see perks in teaming up

Construction is under way at Blenheim law firm Wain & Naysmith to make way for five new staff members as it prepares to absorb fellow firm Crichton Loach Lawyers.

Smaller regions need help: Joyce

Help yourself ... to a theft charge


Renaissance hits target

As well as winning beer award, Renaissance Brewery raises over half a million dollars through crowdfunding.


Sports draws

Weekly sports draws around Marlborough from August 12.

Community calendar

A round-up of community events for the week ahead.

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Weekly arts diary

Art. Theatre, Workshops and Performances in Marlborough this week.

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Youth to get jazzy

Sponsored content by Marlborough 4 Fun - the 2014 Southern Jam Youth Jazz Festival begins August 6.

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