Nelsonian dies in Cambodia

Outreach worker in tragic motorcycle accident

A former Nelson builder, working on a Trades Training Centre in Cambodia, has died in a motorbike accident there.
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Accused takes the stand

Murder-accused Kirk Day tells court of 'snapshot memory' of holding knife before stabbing.

Homeowner holds back blaze

house fire A quick-thinking homeowner took matters into own hands to prevent his house from burning down yesterday.

Free parking trial to last longer

Nelson city's winter free parking trial has been extended into spring.

TDC gives up tourism shares

The TDC has given its shares in Nelson Tasman Tourism to Nelson City Council at no cost.

Surgery systems need to be better

OPINION: Health board chief hits back at claims surgeons could be contributing to backlog by cherry-picking patients| Surgeons under fire

Candidates speak on healthy homes, tax

house fire Nelson's political candidates went head to head over healthy homes in an election candidates' forum at the Trafalgar Park Pavilion yesterday.

Airports call for cheaper flight fares

A strong call for action over high regional air fares has come from New Zealand airport operators.

Candidates tackle income inequality

New reservoir ready to be filled

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Jolly red bus rolls into town

Labour's big red bus rolled through the streets of Stoke yesterday morning, emblazoned with supporters' signatures from around the country.

Jacks come back in thriller

Ani Waitai Jacks OPD Richmond have signalled they won't give up their crown easily by toppling Richmond in a last-gasp win at Saxton Stadium last night.

Tasman Griffins set to open campaign

A change of name shouldn't alter their approach as the Tasman Griffins kick-start their South Island Invitational campaign against Canterbury Maori tomorrow in Motueka.

Nelson unable to host two games for Tactix

Day of reckoning for top teams

Marlborough’s Eightball Super League

Free-flowing Makos get serious

The Tasman Makos have dealt with their first two National Provincial Championship opponents convincingly, picking up maximum points. Now it gets serious.

Plenty to consider in deciding best bar

wine generic The bi-annual Nelson Hospitality Awards function was held at The Rutherford Hotel last Monday.

Roads not the answer

Perhaps the question we need to ask is not how to improve moving cars into and out of the city. Maybe we should be asking how to improve moving people into and out of the city.

How to score free floorboards

Gentle, intimate air at Moutere

Ani Waitai

We're a peaceful bunch, we Kiwis

It might not seem apparent in the current political landscape, but New Zealand rates as the fourth most peaceful place on the planet.

Low turnout a risk to democracy

Ballot box New Zealand used to be a world leader in voter participation at general elections, but no more.

Dealers in dirt betray trust

Are you disgusted by what's going on in politics? I am. We all should be.

Pandering to one is unfair on the others

Collins' absence conspicuous

Cancer Society Nelson volunteer

Daffodil Day a time to remember

Today is a special day for those who have lost someone through cancer or are going through it themselves.

Outdoors were his great love

 Rocks Rd Tears flowed as close friends of Golden Bay's Ari Kingan came to grips with losing a loyal, athletically gifted young man.

Tributes flow for big, loving man

'Catastrophic failure' blamed for death of a Nelson fisherman aboard a Talley's boat in the Pacific.

Nayland girl makes her mark

Push to get youth to vote

Ross Richards

Potter's character reflected in his work

Nelson potter Ross Richards died suddenly last week.

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