A labour summit is being held to discuss the challenges facing the booming Marlborough wine industry.
Alleged abuse of work exchange schemes is being investigated by the MBIE.
Interior designer and stylist Alex Fulton shares some local jewels popping up on her creative radar.
A doggy duo have become fashion models and official taste testers for their owner's business.
Drought-hit Marlborough farmers record the best pregnancy rates for their ewe flocks in 20 years.
The growing practice of trading a bed for menial work is under investigation.
"All you can do is poach from someone else and that doesn't fix the problem, it's robbing Peter to pay Paul."
When the owner bought the property there was only a double garage on the section.
Milk vendors used to collect the glass bottles from the factory and drop them off at doorsteps seven days a week.
Hobbiton-style winery among building consents issued.
A Blenheim franchise of outdoor equipment store Hamills is set to open in less than a month.
Loved ones are using FaceTime and Skype to beam services around the world.
Business is booming again for a grape vine supplier that took a "hiding" after the huge harvest of 2008.
Winter weather isn't deterring tourists, who continued to arrive in record numbers in June.
The Vines Village Cafe and Express Kitchen opened last month, meet its new manager Kylie Giles.
A big fencing and bridge bill awaits a deer farmer if new water rules are passed.
South Island towns flooded by tourists are worried they won't get new toilets built in time for summer.
High demand predicted as raft of Marlborough sections go under the hammer.
Burying a pet is always a difficult time, but for permanent renters, the back garden is no longer an option.
"There is something special about the taste and texture of a good Pinot Noir. It is my favourite wine. Although, I must say chardonnay is pretty nice too."
Tortillas, burritos and tequila will be on the menu at a new Blenheim restaurant.
It's home to a spy base, but Waihopai residents have patchy broadband, no cell coverage and weather-dependent landlines.
Smaller Marlborough wine producers embracing organics, looking at alternative styles must be encouraged.
Yealands Wine Estate has paid $4.35 million for one of the last Marlborough sheep and beef farms ripe for grape conversion.
Agricultural suppliers PGG Wrightson opened their new Blenheim store on Monday.
Nothing can escape climate change, not even one of New Zealand's national treasures.
A Marlborough iwi says preserving history does't need to come at the expense of development.
An urban play space in the centre of Blenheim has been vandalised.
Shipping container company Royal Wolf is involved in confidential talks about using purpose-built containers to house the homeless.