Constant rain failed to dampen the spirits of 600 young players in Mikes Sevens finals.
A 53-year-old Tasman farmer has leg injuries after spending hours trapped under his quad bike.
A High Court action on Monday will have 'global ramifications' for women's pay.
Motueka High School students let down by NBA star Steven Adams who failed to show for a visit.
Kelly Stewart's $800 power bill has been halved thanks to an eagle-eyed electrician.
Tasman Titans will have to wait for their shot at Canterbury after team's flight cancelled.
It's set to be a wet weekend around NZ, with severe weather warnings issued for some parts.
Methanex in Taranaki is producing 2.4 million tonnes of multi-use methanol a year - and says it is a friend of the environment.
Around 600 young players braved the wet conditions to produce some tight finishes in the finals of Saturday's 20th annual McDonalds Mikes Sevens tournament at Greenmeadows.
The Tasman under-19 rugby team beat their Wellington counterparts 41-33 while Tasman under-18 accounted for Tasman Maori 52-7 to cap a satisfying afternoon's work for both sides in Blenheim on Saturday.
The Tasman Titans will have to wait for their shot at Canterbury after the team was left stranded at Nelson Airport on Saturday morning.
The Car Company Tasman Griffins' up-tempo approach proved too much for Canterbury Maori as the Griffins secured a comfortable 43-20 South Island Championship rugby win in Christchurch on Saturday.
Nelson Suburbs have become the first Mainland Premier League club to reach the 500 points milestone.
Seems strange to be writing a column about gardening during winter, but that's the whole point really. Except for the occasional cold blast, much of the country is blessed with weather that allows for year-round gardening.
A musical is about to be delivered by young performers who aren't afraid to pull some punches on issues close to their hearts.
Everything you ever wanted to know about crepe myrtles, of which there are about fifty or so species.
Written over 200 years ago, The Creation by Franz Joseph Haydn is one of the great choral works of all time.
Australian crime-writing superstar Michael Robotham is coming to Nelson to promote his latest novel, Close Your Eyes.
"Thank you for coming in, Mr …" "Cumberpatch. Elvis Cumberpatch. Call me Elvis."
OPINION: Nelson is still small enough that people say hello to strangers, says Matt Lawrey.
Thanks to Tasman Mayor Richard Kempthorne for his two columns on the Waimea Community Dam.
Tasman Mayor Richard Kempthorne's recent expressions regarding the Waimea Community Dam lack credibility.
OPINION: The council's decision to develop the Maitai River Walkway between the Nile St East and Collingwood St bridges to shared pathway standards could best be described as premature.
School children from across Nelson put their heads together to come up with solutions as part of a problem-solving challenge.
The mother of a Nelson five-year-old wants her to live a normal life, but the slightest cold could kill her.
Waimea Rural Fire operations manager Doug Ashford is handing in his pager at the end of the month.
Coming out of winter with a warmer home and a healthier bank account is unusual but one Nelson couple have managed it.
OPINION: I'm not being run out of Motueka on the end of a pitchfork. I'm leaving of my own free will.
Taranaki's NPC title defence appears to have drowned on a sodden Yarrow Stadium.
Tasman Makos’ loose forward Vernon Fredericks provided the feel-good story of his side’s 41-21 win over Manawatu at Lansdowne Park in Blenheim on Thursday evening.
Winger Mitchell Scott is one of only three changes to the starting lineup for Friday's NPC clash with Bay of Plenty.
Tasman Rugby Union mulls red cards for coaches as it looks to crack down on sideline abuse.
Young Canterbury halfback bounding into his third NPC season with much more confidence than 12 months ago.