OPINION: Keeping the shellfish and seaweed harvest ban in place is a good idea, writes commercial paua diver Jason Ruawai.
Correspondents write about the MPI salmon farm relocation drop-in sessions, bank rates, Trump and the media, honorifics, tooth decay and 'the media'.
OPINION: MPI should go ahead and extend the paua harvest ban along the east coast, say commercial paua divers.
Opinion: Kiwis will be surprised to hear we have an 'Amazon-scale' ecological crisis occurring here on a similar scale.
OPINION: The Coastal Pacific Trail is one of the biggest tourism and economic opportunities of our generation.
Kaikoura Mayor Winston Gray on Kaikoura's tourism recovery plan.
OPINION: Would you let an animal abuser babysit your kids?
Correspondents write about the Express 'Hot topic', the new speed limit along Middle Renwick Rd, world news and the recent whale stranding in Golden Bay.
Foresight has gone out the window and a wonderful opportunity has been lost, writes NZ First leader Winston Peters.
Corespondents write about school holidays, livestock shipments, the Spring Creek roundabout and retail pricing.
In the event of a natural disaster, can you really say you are prepared?
OPINION: What a nadir for local train-buffs, with all KiwiRail passenger services in the South Island now off the tracks.
OPINION: Donella Knox killed her autistic daughter. How much sympathy does she deserve?
So pleasing to see the numbers of visitors here to enjoy Waitangi weekend and support our community.
OPINION: The proposed Coastal Pacific Rail Trail is a opportunity we can't pass up, writes AvantiPlus Blenheim owner Danijel Duvnjak.
Corespondents write about justice, Waitangi Day, employment and democracy.
New MDC code: A snub to democracy?
Correspondents write about coastal shipping, immigration, cycle trails and regional development, and midsummer.
Exploring alternative irrigation options the right move
Correspondents write about the new Spring Creek to Blenheim cycle trail, AI and the future, river access and recreational fishing.
One of the Department of Conservation's directions is to support "Healthy Nature Healthy People".
Correspondents write about the local bands playing at the Marlborough Wine and Food Festival, coastal shipping, an anonymous letter writer and public access.
Our collective energy would be much better spent collaborating with each other on issues that actually do matter.
The mountains on one side; the sea on the other. Imagine a cycle trail along the stunning Kaikoura coast.
Correspondents write about the right to die, 'hope for America', political correctness, and graffiti.
A heartfelt plea from a dad who lost his son last year to suspected suicide.
Arson is mindless vandalism on steroids.
OPINION: Last week I heard that the earthquake was "arguably the second biggest earthquake in NZ's European history.
Correspondents write about the 21st New Zealand Scout Jamboree, fluoridation, the play area at the Picton Foreshore and the tagging on Blenheim's ASB Theatre Marlborough.
COLUMN: Ensuring long-term resilience key in rebuild