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Reuben Levermore

Ambassador proud of role

Marlborough-raised Reuben Levermore, one of New Zealand's youngest diplomats, starts in his new post as ambassador to Thailand next week.

Smaller regions need help: Joyce

It is important that government agencies help export businesses in smaller regional economies such as Marlborough, Science and Innovation Minister Steven Joyce says

Airport expansion gets under way

Work on the $4 million expansion at Marlborough Airport has begun with the construction of a rental car building.

Hope in managed pain

Patients have made an plea to Marlborough PHO to keep funding a chronic pain programme.

Car park criteria spelt out by council

Businesses which cannot provide as many car parks as required by council planning rules have two ways of dealing with it, council staff say.

Historic building needs repairs

Fyffe House Heritage New Zealand has launched an appeal to help in urgent restoration work at Kaikoura's oldest surviving building, Fyffe House.

Warriors of all shapes and sizes

Pirates, transvestites and super heroes were among the contenders for the first ever Kaikoura Ultimate Warrior event.

Eight charged in Kaikoura cray cases

Trash fashion a big hit

Cardiology a bit like landing a plane

Jo Edwards Sarah Dunn meets Dr Nick Fisher a heart specialist who brought his military training from the cockpit to the surgeon’s table

Scanner site yet to be chosen

Radiology company confident that an MRI machine will installed in Blenheim later this year.

Assault rise on wards

Surge in drunks in ED

Pro-life list defended

A website listing Marlborough's anti-abortion health professionals is not sinister, says PHO chief.

Salmon farms all compliant

New Zealand King Salmon's eight Marlborough Sounds farms are compliant with their resource consent conditions

Salmon plant for Picton

The expansion of salmon farming in the Marlborough Sounds could see a processing plant set up in Picton

Judgment a 'step forward'

Three salmon farms 'disappointing'

Positive test a 'rogue result'

Report shows Marlborough Sounds salmon have tested positive for a new fish disease.

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