Marlborough residents are putting off going to the doctor because they can't afford it.
A man who raped a woman while she slept has been sentenced to seven-and-a-half years in prison.
The trial of a man charged with indecently assaulting a 2-year-old boy has started in Blenheim.
Man who bashed his wife to death with a tomahawk takes Corrections Department to court to get counselling.
Woman who held onto the wrist of a stranded child while arguing with his mother for leaving him alone found guilty of assault.
A factory hand from Blenheim has pleaded guilty to punching a man who asked him 'what's up'.
More bitterly cold nights are on the way, following a wintry blast that spread snow as far as Napier.
Marlborough community throws its hat in the ring for a share of $350m in government funding to improve internet coverage.
The body of a diver who failed to surface in the Marlborough Sounds has been found.
A Blenheim volunteer firefighter who sweated her way up 1103 steps in the Sky Tower Challenge in Auckland has taken out the top spot in her category.
Proposals to manage water resources more evenly in Marlborough have been generally well received, say council staff.
Plans are underway to link isolated Sounds communities with Skype
Strengthening work has started on the Hodder bridge at Awatere Valley Rd so it can once again carry trucks and heavy vehicles through the region.
The Express is running a Q&A series with youth councillors every day this week to find out what it's like to be a young person in Marlborough.
Parking wardens patrolling the streets near Horton Park on Saturday did not deter drivers from parking illegally.
Marlborough 4 Fun has high hopes for its fourth annual "Marlborough's Top Talent" night.
Nepalese man studying wine in Marlborough couldn't reach his family after devastating earthquake struck last month.
A former Echo crew member is keen to have a piece of memorabilia from the ship displayed in public.
Improvisation is the key to both abstract art and jazz music, Richard Adams says.
The annual National University of Otago Sheilah Winn Shakespeare Festival is coming to Wellington this Queen's Birthday weekend.
It's time to snuggle up in front of the fire, as a cold wintry blast makes its way up the country.
Cilmate change campaigner Bill McEwan says he is no doom merchant
A Marlborough artist who "dips her brush into her heart" has been honoured as Marlborough's newest living cultural treasure.
The hot and dry Marlborough summer made for bumper river weed growth in the Taylor River this year, and has kept Marlborough District Council contractors working hard over the past two weeks to winter-proof the waterway.
Boutique Marlborough wineries have the chance to enter a leading wine competition not previously open to them.
The Marlborough Youth Council is celebrating Youth Week and the theme is "We are the future".
A 19-year-old man has appeared in the Kaikoura District Court on 62 charges of child pornography.
A Kaikoura police officer charged with careless driving after a crash on State Highway 1 in January could get diversion.
Work begins on new path aimed at adding to Marlborough's appeal as a cycle tourism destination.
Budget welcomed with mixed response among business, social services and education sectors in Marlborough.