Marlborough District Council civil defence spokesman Mark Wheeler urges people not to travel this evening unless it is urgent.
Interislander ferry services have been cancelled or suspended for the next three days after a storm is forecast to hit the Cook Strait.
A Wellington police inspector is looking forward to getting out on the streets of Blenheim when he takes over the role as Marlborough area commander next month.
Morunga Samuels, 15, won the senior Maori section of Top of the South Nga Manu Korero speech contest.
Poaching is one of the dumbest ideas anyone could ever have . . .
Blenheim-based fisherman Dennis Roach has been fined $35,000 and had two boats forfeited to the Crown
Cook Strait ferry operator Interislander has disputed coastal shipper Pacifica's conclusions on freight flows, saying its comparison to two sets of data was comparing apples with oranges.
A working group to look at travel solutions for hospital patients has not been set up or discussed at this stage
EPA decision-makers made the right call by approving a fish farm at Port Gore in the outer Sounds