Firefighters try to secure a large piece of roofing hanging off the side of Nelson Hospital.
A dramatic rescue for a woman trapped on the roof of her submerged car, after heavy weather lashes the country.
LATEST: Residents are advised to 'prepare for extended periods without power' after heavy rain and high winds cut supply to thousands of homes.
Truck driver describes "look of horror" as a woman's car crashed into him on the Rai Saddle.
A blitz on Nelson offenders owing fines and reparation has prompted them to pay up.
Ross Geldenhuys is a hard man to miss around Picton, and not just because he's 1.89m tall, weighs 120kg and sports a beard thick enough to do any man's man proud.
Two artists who are this year's recipients of the Hamish Fletcher Lawyers Graduate Residency, are exhibiting at the Refinery.
Dave Manning finds a sumptuous feast on the menu at The Grand Budapest Hotel.
On the face of it, you couldn't find a much more unlikely pairing than Hone Harawira and Kim Dotcom.
The Nelson region is streets ahead in its business confidence, a new survey shows.
The Nelson Tasman Chamber of Commerce is hosting two business lunches this week, including one with Minister of Trade Tim Groser on Friday.
It used to be that most things Mike Hesson said or did were greeted with a fair measure of derision from sections of New Zealand's cricketing public.
How important is housework and being a home maker to early motherhood?
Hemp, arguably one of the most versatile agricultural crops available, is restricted in New Zealand. Why is this? The answer is simple; hemp is closely related to marijuana.
Paula Bennett has denied that her recent attack on jetsetting beneficiaries was targeted at a chronically ill Nelson woman.
The Salvation Army and ANZ bank have teamed up to help fill the Sallie's food banks which are running low because of unprecedented need.
A group of young Nelson spearfishers have provided visual evidence that large sharks are in the water at the Glen.
Nelson's Boulder Bank boat builder has weeks before the council confiscates his "structure".
Video: A woman who hit 'rock bottom' is ashamed to be begging in Trafalgar St but says she has no other option.
Gigatown Nelson campaigners are aiming for a million votes this month as Nelson sits firmly in third place in the nationwide competition.
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