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 Men’s Event

Hallelujah, it's blokes' day out

Driving diggers, shooting rifles and eating a "man burger" will be the order of the day at the Combined Churches Men's Event on Saturday.

'Plum job' ends

Havelock officer retires

Senior Constable Maurice Horne never intended to stay in Havelock for more than two years.

Bid to subdivide land by airfield

The trust that owns 21 hectares of land next to Omaka airfield is applying for approval to subdivide and sell the land.

Man accused of indecent assault

A man charged with two counts of indecently assaulting a boy under the age of 12 was granted interim name suppression in the Blenheim District Court yesterday.

Skies brewing up wintry election

Rain, wind and even snow forecast for election day could put a dampener on voter turnout.

Police seize cash, drugs in Kaikoura

Police have seized thousands of dollars in cash and drugs in a raid on a Kaikoura property.

Nine nominated for Kaikoura seat

Nine candidates are standing in the Kaikoura electorate and another six are contesting the Te Tai Tonga seat in next month's general election.

Historic building needs repairs

Warriors of all shapes and sizes

Shortages hamper stroke care

Marlborough will never get the organised stroke service the Ministry of Health wants while there is a shortage of physiotherapists and occupational therapists, a Wairau Hospital doctor says.

Surgeons under fire

DHB chief criticises region's surgeons for creating backlog by cherry-picking patients.

Nelsonians less likely to visit ED

PHO meeting targets

New system to monitor surgeries

A temporary system is being rolled out across the NMDHB to fix a dip in surgery performance.

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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