Photos taken by junior photographers at the Express during the past five years have been the best in the country
ALISTAIR SOWMAN MAYOR - © Fairfax NZ News
OPINION: Have you heard people mentioning the phrase "smart and connected" about Marlborough?
This is a true story which has given Brian and me lots of laughs.
Well no fishing, diving, duck shooting or hunting for me last weekend.
JP Aleman-Amaral and his mum Grace Amaral are good people to have around - especially if someone has a heart attack or some other medical mishap.
Is this another case of the Government humping the leg of big business?
A pat on the back to Emma Allen, Scott Hammond and Derek Flynn. Well done.
COLIN KING, NATIONAL MP - The Marlborough Express
OPINION: This week it's back to Wellington and the routine of being in Parliament.
As a ratepayer, I would like to know how much the council has spent on hiring consultants over the last year?
All babies cry, some more than others.
I witnessed on Friday the extreme difficulties the Kaitaki and Arahura had in attempting to berth.
DAVE MONK - The Marlborough Express
Dulcet tones from a modern pop group merged with the aroma of cappuccinos as we sat in a swanky Parnell cafe
Andrew Geddis had fun last week by highlighting the contradictory stories told by the same sets of numbers.
Mr Joyce says the long-term future of Novopay will stay under review. As it should.
A caller last week wanted to know why four of the major funders for the new civic theatre were pulling out
OPINION: Yes, it's cheesy. Inevitably, it's over-commercialised, and of course it's a celebration of someone who should be respected all year round.
OPINION: This month we have seen a reduction in the DOC budget, quickly followed by an injection into tourism.
If you're wondering how opening day went last weekend, I can tell you it went very well.
OPINION: This business of people not turning up at hospital for surgery seems pretty serious. And a waste of money.