He lies to motel manager, stays three nights for free.
"I have a gambling problem and it was my only way to forget at the time."
Nelson residents gathered at a community meeting to discuss proposed plans for water fluoridation.
Blenheim colleges "in the hands of the ministry" as they wait to hear about a site.
"No other electricity company has been as successful as Marlborough Lines in its investments."
What does a Chinese import and a wooden pallet have in common?
Information from the public helped police identify the mystery wreck off Wedge Point.
More than 6000 fairy lights adorn the trees, fence, sheds and house at Brian Phipps' Marlborough property.
"Science is fun. Having the opportunity to play, and be paid for it, to ask and then watch the results of your efforts used in the field."
A meeting between Kaikoura MP Stuart Smith and his constituents was dominated by the new civic centre project.
Thousands flocked to the A&P Showgrounds in Blenheim for the Blues, Brews and BBQs festival.
Residents are concerned that if the Kaikoura District Council does not act immediately the region's infrastructure will be damaged by erosion.
About 40 firefighters are working to bring the fire under full control at the Waikakaho Valley.
Dozens of people gathered in Blenheim to highlight the need for action on climate change.
Investing $63 million in a co-located site for Marlborough Boys' and Girls' Colleges has met with a positive response.
For Shanae Yates, Sunday was a truly memorable day.
Pask Winery's head winemaker Kate Radburnd wins the NZ Wine Growers Fellowship.
There's more to Marlborough than sauvignon blanc.
Congestion is a thing of the past at Marlborough Airport following a $4 million expansion.
Wayward seagull hit a powerline, causing sparks and setting fire to native bush.
The Chiltons have lived in New Zealand for six years, and being granted citizenship is the icing on the cake.
The Mesmans watched through their kitchen window as flames and smoke engulfed Waikakaho Valley.
Thirty five rallies nationwide demand the Government do more to prevent catastrophic climate change.
An injured hunter, his mate and their dog have been rescued after an injury forced them to spend a night in the bush.
Fire crews are taking advantage of calmer weather in the battle against a Marlborough forest blaze.
After a running jump, a seal finds itself on the roof of a shed.
Helicopters are back in the sky fighting the Waikakaho Valley fire.
"The fire has now changed our operations management completely."
"I'm always worried it could blow the wrong way again."
"These habitats are like the rainforest of the sea, when they are removed you create deserts."