Mourners carry Bevan Moody's casket along the Hutcheson St bridge before a haka.

Hundreds farewell Bevan Moody video

Street closed for emotional haka after funeral of rugby player who died on the field.

Tatts, shoes for drugs

Tinnies of cannabis normally sell for about $20, a police summary of facts says. (File photo)

A cannabis dealer caught with a wallet full of $20 notes wasn't all about the money.

School track causes bike boom video

Cycle track around the school has pupils clocking up the kilometres without realising.

Beer burglar jailed

He went back to the well one too many times. The well being someone else's outdoor fridge.

Boat stolen from driveway

Thieves break padlock, take boat in the middle of the day.

Suite business

Stuart and Sally Daddy are proud to be sitting on couches they made from scratch.

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Rail moves closer to Kaikoura

The rail line between Claverley and Oaro is ready to be used for the first time since the November quakes.

From Wednesday, trains will be able to get all the way to Oaro.

Between the cracks

Newspaper, plastic bags and aluminium foil are stuffed in the gaps of every door and window, but winter is creeping in.

Wine awards entries open

Quit smoking incentive to help unborn children

Sport

Mighty Quins prove unstoppable

Tokomaru goal shoot Jess Prosser hauls in a high pass.

 Harlequins emphatically clinched first round honours in Marlborough premier netball on Tuesday evening.

Hundreds farewell Bevan Moody video

Waitohi rugby player Bevan Moody collapsed on the field earlier this month.

Street closed for emotional haka after funeral of rugby player who died on the field.

Big turnaround required

Moutere fullback Johnny Ika sets off on a weaving run the last time his side met Nelson in the Tasman Trophy. He and his ...

How do you turn a 50-point hiding into a victory within 18 days?

Tactix must nab standout coach

Julie Seymour, left, and Marianne Delaney-Hoshek, right, could be battling it out for the Tactix top job this off-season.

 Opinion: Tactix head coaching decision could make or break embattled netball franchise.

Healthy Brown shines in Crusaders return

Crusaders replacement flanker Jed Brown dives over in the corner for a try against the Rebels on Saturday night.

After a horrible run of injuries, Crusader Jed Brown can see the light at end of tunnel.

Opinion

Silver lining

Site of the 300-bed workers accommodation village in Ludstone Rd Kaikoura.

The new workers village on the outskirts of Kaikoura is a great boost for the local economy.

Wake up Marlborough

A view over Waitata Reach in Pelorus Sound where New Zealand King Salmon wants five new salmon farms.

The beautiful Marlborough Sounds is not an infinite sink for waste.

Our ferries could bite us in quake

Damage at the Interislander ferry terminal meant rail wagons could not be loaded onto the ferries for two weeks after ...

OPINION: The Cook Strait could be the only way to bring in vital supplies, but the docks will likely be broken for weeks.

Letters to the editor

The Bank of New Zealand branch in Picton will close permanently in two weeks with the bank to concentrate its services ...

Correspondents write about MPI and salmon farms, freedom campers, the closure of BNZ's Picton branch, policy and public projects.

Letters to the editor

A letter writer says Nelson Hospital's cafeteria needs to up its game.

Correspondents write about Marlborough's senior population, food at Nelson Hospital, Anzac Day thanks, salmon farms, and superannuation.

Business

Wine awards entries open

New World Wine Awards judging panel chairman Jim Harre.

Winemakers have until June 23 to get their entries in for the 15th New World Wine Awards.

Umbrella group for social housing

Gray Power Marlborough is applying for Marlborough District Council funding to set up an umbrella group for housing ...

Marlborough housing providers are banding together under one roof to tackle issues around housing in the region.

Bonus for trucking firm staff

Freight companies like Mainfreight had to grapple with extra costs when the rail line from Picton to Christchurch was ...

Mainfreight workers are in for a bonus of thousands of dollars each after a bumper year.

Suite business

Stuart and Sally Daddy in their Lounge Suite Company showroom.

Stuart and Sally Daddy are proud to be sitting on couches they made from scratch.

'Being made the scape goats'

Workers Accommodation Marlborough owner Mandy Matthews in one of the residential properties she manages in Blenheim.

Property manager says RSE workers live in four or five-bedroom houses, while MSD is looking for one-bedroom houses.

Your Marlborough

Suite business

Stuart and Sally Daddy in their Lounge Suite Company showroom.

Stuart and Sally Daddy are proud to be sitting on couches they made from scratch.

School track causes bike boom video

The new cycle track at Mayfield School has been a huge hit with pupils, from left, Vee-jay Koroheke, Payton ...

Cycle track around the school has pupils clocking up the kilometres without realising.

The girl who laughed as she danced

Jean and Roy Barton are looking forward to their 70th wedding anniversary next month.

He went to the dance and there she was. Marlborough couple remember "wonderful times" ahead of 70th wedding anniversary.

The pull of the city

Training for the police force is high on Megan Hogg's list of priorities.

Blenheim has everything you need, but not everything you want, says Megan Hogg.

Paradise found in Pelorus

Debra and Michael Brennan moved to Pelorus after seeking an alternative to city life.

Exhausted by city life, Debra and Michael Brennan sought a change... and boy did they find it.

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