Jaws drop at buskers' show

'He kind of scared me ... up there'

Buskers challenged the limits of gravity putting on a show for the opening day of the Buskers Festival yesterday.
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Male wins latest round

Nelson Grey Power members emphatically backed embattled president Neville Male last night..

Donors rush to replace stolen cash

Money stolen from a donation jar intended to help a young Nelson cancer sufferer has been replaced many times over.

Stanton arrested again

Just three weeks after he was released from prison, controversial Nelson horse-and-cart man Lewis Stanton has been arrested again.

2000 set for Monster Slide

More than 2000 are set to ride the 600-metre Monster Slide down Nelson's Collingwood St.

Neighbours fed up with 'quarry'

A Brightwater landowner seeking to change his existing consent to commercial quarrying has had his request rejected.

Car towing caravan in serious crash

Two people have been flown to hospital after a car towing a caravan crashed into a ditch.

Video tribute to Oly

Workmates of a former Nelson man who died suddenly have acknowledged his ‘‘endless creativity’’.

Nelmac pulls off double victory

Golf club set to share

Jaws drop at buskers' show

Buskers challenged the limits of gravity putting on a show for the opening day of the Buskers Festival yesterday.

Top Gun will find best

This weekend's Top Gun is about finding the best mountain biker across all disciplines.

Life is a drag for Hartleys

Half-brothers Allan and Nathan Hartley have more than their dad's DNA in common.

Riach denies player pressure in Fiji cancellation

Nelson trio off to play ball in Australia

Nelson backing themselves

Last November's loss to Canterbury was an aberration, Nelson Griffins coach Garry MacDonald says.

Nelson stars in crowdfunded sitcom

A Nelson actor took matters into her own hands to create a sitcom pilot, using local people, local places and helped by local generosity.

Buskers with a laugh and twist

A seal-tamer's son, a Mexican acrobat and a pint-sized contortionist are just some of the crew coming to town for Nelson's annual Buskers Festival.

Bars and stripes

Land of Hope and growing glory

Tribute to Nelson's country legend

Nelson-based singer songwriter Aly Cook has performed another local country legend's classic song to welcome inductees into the Australian Country Music Hall of Fame.

Lost meter money is worth it

More than $400,000 - that's a significant amount of lost revenue for any organisation to recoup.

Beware being spied upon

So you look up and there it is, your neighbour's new toy, a $1600 drone, hovering outside your window.

Balancing act needed in RMA revamp

NMIT needs to resolve issue

Selling state houses a thorny issue

It's important not to forget that the large numbers in the Government's plans to sell off some state houses also represent people and their homes.

Fashion veteran shuts up shop

After 25 years in Nelson's retail fashion scene, Boutique owner Vanessa Griffin is ready to move on.

Students fooled by 'promises'

More Indian and Nepalese tertiary students are coming to Nelson, and for some it is a huge disappointment.

Worker spreads word on job rights

World War II veteran reaches 100

Celebrating the region's successes

Celebrating success in any community is paramount in helping it to thrive and grow. Without recognition, a region can become stagnant.

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