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Cartoons 'negative, insulting'

MP Louisa Wall is appalled the Human Rights Commission has not upheld a single complaint under its race relations section.

Craft beer sales 'will suffer'

Planned changes to Auckland's alcohol policy would be "devastating" to the craft beer industry, a Marlborough brewer says.

No objections to resident re-zoning

The rezoning of rural land to the north and west of Blenheim for housing development looks like it will get the green light.

Charges against driver dismissed

Charges against a woman who crashed into an oncoming van in heavy fog have been dismissed.

Toilet in bay decision appealed

A Marlborough Sounds resident is appealing against the installation of a public toilet at Ohingaroa Bay to the Environment Court.

Warriors of all shapes and sizes

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

Eight charged in Kaikoura cray cases

Eight people have been charged for taking crayfish to sell without a permit after an MPI sting.

Trash fashion a big hit

No plea from man on sex charges

Stroke pathways will speed treatment

A new assessment and treatment pathway will help stroke sufferers get treatment faster in Marlborough.

Half-million hospital repair bill

Wairau Hospital needs more than $500,000 in repairs and improvements.

Confidence will return - DHB boss

One service, two sites

Board works on review proposals

The health board has started planning how to carry out the recommendations of a review of surgical services and general medicine at Nelson and Wairau hospitals.

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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