Governor-General Sir Jerry Mateparae has a busy schedule planned for his visit to Marlborough, which starts today.
Ear, nose and throat surgery could be introduced to Wairau Hospital for the first time following a major review of surgical services.
A Marlborough man accused of sending the Work and Income office in Blenheim into lock-down has denied a charge of misusing a telephone.
Taia Huatahi Schuster, 21, was sent to prison for just over three years for his part in a two-night crime spree targeting vehicles in the Picton area.
A Marlborough charity shop spends more than $1000 a year dumping unwanted items left at the store.
New Kaikoura representative Stuart Smith goes to Wellington today for training as a new MP.
Wineries on alert as temperatures plummet
Helicopters worked through the night last night and frost fan alerts were triggered after mild frosts threatened Marlborough’s 2015 vintage.
Workplace safety regulator says Marlborough Lines has worse record than Otago firm it criticised.
Blenheim man has admitted scamming two flatmates out of more than $20,000.
Crowds flock to Kaikoura event
Thousands of people crowded Kaikoura's Takahanga Domain at the weekend to see hundreds of classic cars in town for the annual Hop.
Tales of historic ship the Echo have been revealed by the people who knew it best.
A Havelock man has visited Marlborough in England this month in his push to make stronger links between the two places.
A 'dangerous' man with a spider web tattoo is wanted by police after sexual and violent assaults.
A deed signed by the Crown acknowledging the existence of Marlborough iwi Ngati Apa ki te Ra To was just one reason to celebrate on Saturday.
Stage show spectaculars are promised in Blenheim's new civic theatre but dance fans must wait until 2016 before it will be used by the Royal New Zealand Ballet.
Unsuccessful Kaikoura candidate for Labour, Janette Walker, was still smiling after missing out to National's Stuart Smith.
A commercial warehouse in Blenheim which was gutted by a large fire last October has been rebuilt.
Two Marlborough chefs will compete for the title of Premier Master of Fine Cuisine.
Man jailed for bogus advertising scam that aimed to generate $740,000 over three years.
Marlborough-based Green Party candidate Steffan Browning has not given up hope of getting back into Parliament but admits it's not looking good for him.
More than 100 people gathered under a clear Blenheim sky yesterday to remember the New Zealand airmen who died in the Battle of Britain.
Marlborough's new MP Stuart Smith celebrates decisive victory over election rivals.
Men should man up and think about their health for their family's sake, a cancer event has heard.
Plans for shuttle service between Wairau and Nelson hospitals stymied by cuts to van fleet.
Gallery: Glitz and glamour at college formal
A Mr Whippy truck, a TNL Freight truck and a ute and caravan disguised as a dragon all had one thing in common on Friday night - they were all carrying glamorous girls and handsome boys to the combined colleges formal.
Marlborough celebrated 121 years of women's suffrage with a rally at lunchtime in Market Place.
National's Stuart Smith wins a decisive victory
National's Stuart Smith wins a decisive victory over Labour's Janette Walker. | NZ election results
A Marlborough teenager has been cleared on charges of rape and indecent assault.
Marlborough's outgoing MP tips the electorate will vote both Stuart Smith and National on election day tomorrow.
A frail pensioner died at Wairau Hospital after his third fall in five days, Coroner's Court hears.
The trial of a Marlborough man facing 53 sex-related charges will go ahead in November.
Hollywood star Michael Fassbender was spotted by fans on the ferry from Wellington to Picton yesterday.
Local buyer takes over for summer season
English couple Peter and Sandra Makin have sold their beloved boat and business, Marlborough River Queen, after six years of ups and downs on the Opawa River.
Tomorrow is election day and by Sunday, Marlborough will have a new MP representing the district.
Do-it-yourself hairdos and dresses your mother made were part and parcel of preparing for formals past.
Marlborough lawyer forced to change viewing habits after daughter lands role on Shortland Street.
About 60 properties in the Marlborough District are facing a 50 per cent or larger increase in their property valuations and rates bills.
A fight that broke out in the middle of Picton ended with a woman wielding a baseball bat and an off-duty police officer called in to calm things down.
Charity ride a real triumph
The odometer ticked over 35,500 kilometres on Rhys Lawrey's Triumph Tiger 800XC motorbike as he rode into Picton.
Nelson student denies charge of raping Blenheim teen after she passed out drunk.
Blenheim's Ashwood Park Retirement Village will consider a proposal next month to merge with 18 other retirement villages throughout the country.
A forestry tutor crushed by a tree in Marlborough has been transferred to Rotorua Hospital.
An elderly woman was given 10 times dose of sleeping pills in error by a nurse, court hears.
Candidates at the Marlborough Express-organised candidates' forum in Blenheim on Tuesday night made it clear where they saw their future.
Stylists primp and preen for big night
Rats tails don't cut it, and the floppy fringe is back in vogue as boys flock to the hairdressers for their formal preparation.
A-list actor Michael Fassbender has arrived in New Zealand and will begin filming a new movie in Marlborough next week.
Cricket tale has ton of pace
The story of the Marlborough cricketer many consider this country's fastest bowler is about to be launched.
The annual Marlborough grape harvest creates 38,000 tonnes of waste material called marc. Reporter Cathie Bell looks at what might be done with it.
A huge dump of snow, combined with warm spring weather will see T-shirts and shorts on the slopes at Rainbow ski area.
ALAN WOOD - MarlboroughAll Blacks including Dan Carter and Richie McCaw are in the "line-out" for retirement riches.
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