12:30 PM Police have arrested a man who escaped custody at the Nelson District Court.
12:18 PM Nelson man to go on trial on historic sex abuse claims by former students.
US mum beats "impossible odds" to find Nelson woman who helped her homeless son.
12:36 PM The TPPA highlights what the nation has lost, says a Graeme O'Brien.
Cause of a Nelson truck fire which took eight hours to control to be investigated.
Doctors said Nelson prem-baby Jack Ladley was unlikely to live, but now he's home.
11:34 AM A worker at Nelson dairy feared for his life when confronted with knife-wielding man, court hears.
Nelson waste management firm Can Plan believes the Tasman District Council's contract with a rival business breaches the Commerce Act.
Rhythmic gymnast Renee Macrae led the way for a Nelson one, two, three finish at the national championships.
Waimea College's pre-tournament target of reaching the top eight has fallen short at the NZ secondary schools basketball champs.
Brook Reeve has demonstrated he's a strong championship contender after the opening round of the New Zealand Formula First championship at Manfeild.
India's national men's hockey coach Roelant Oltmans is determined that South Island enthusiasts get to see something of his players' unique skill-set over the coming week.
Sam Hedges has been selected in the New Zealand Universities and Tertiary Students rugby league squad.
What's on in the Nelson region this week.
The Nelson Arts Festival brings a flood of great music to the region. Here are the must-see events.
Social concerns will be the main focus of two separate sessions at the Page and Blackmore Readers and Writers sessions at the Nelson Arts Festival this month.
Duck Bunny Theatre will open Marius von Mayenburg's internationally acclaimed satire The Ugly One at the Nelson Musical Theatre tomorrow night.
Dick Frizzell, one of New Zealand's most successful artists will be town this Labour Weekend to attend Art Expo Nelson. Frizzell is guest speaker at the Crowe Horwath Awards evening on Saturday 24 October. Frizzell has fond memories of Nelson but doesn't get to the region often.
GREY URBANIST COLUMN
OPINION: You don't need to accosted by a drunk to find trouble. If alcohol is abused, sometimes the trouble finds you.
For so many parents during the past 100 years, that driveway lined with heritage trees has been the last avenue of hope when all other methods of help have been exhausted at home.
One of the nice things about getting older is being able to appreciate all the ways this country has become a better place.
“April is the cruellest month, breeding lilacs out of the dead land, mixing memory and desire, stirring dull roots with spring rain,” wrote poet T S Eliot in the first lines of The Wasteland
Doctors said prem-baby Jack Ladley was unlikely to survive, but now he's home with mum and dad in Nelson.
Coming home from Indonesia with a family that didn't speak much English sparked a new direction for Claire Nichols.
After an amputation and 10 months of chemotherapy, Deanna Marsden is happy to be back in Nelson.
Greenpeace activist Verena Maeder says climbing the Parliament building in June was "totally worth it".
Grace Elzenheimer's take on the Google logo could be displayed on the homepage of the world's biggest website.
Canterbury secure home semifinal after 41-25 NPC win over Tasman at Trafalgar Park.
The Crusaders have signed the Tasman Makos' ball-running backrower Pete Samu for the 2016 Super Rugby season.
Auckland look strong, as Tasman Makos suffer their first NPC loss.
Tasman Makos fans pay the least for a ticket, fries and beer out of any national provincial championship centre.
Tasman Makos continue unbeaten run.