Bad timing for business awards

Annual Marlborough Chamber of Commerce business awards pushed back due to lack of entries.

Interactive map to benefit wine sector

An interactive map presenting a detailed picture of Marlborough's vineyards has been launched.

Burned out warehouse repaired

A commercial warehouse in Blenheim which was gutted by a large fire last October has been rebuilt.

New owner for River Queen

Local buyer takes over for summer season

English couple Peter and Sandra Makin have sold their beloved boat and business, Marlborough River Queen, after six years of ups and downs on the Opawa River.

Blenheim retirement village mulls merger

Blenheim's Ashwood Park Retirement Village will consider a proposal next month to merge with 18 other retirement villages throughout the country.


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Fonterra profit plunges

Fonterra Dairy giant takes a hit in the pocket and makes further cuts to its farmer milk payout forecast.

NZ dollar slides to year low

The kiwi takes a hit against the US dollar after Fonterra cut its milk price forecast.

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