The wider community is rallying to help a young Marahau family whose dreams of building a permanent home slipped away.
Cleaning up continues as Marahau community tries to come to terms with the death of a much-loved member.
A Facebook page featuring "leaked" half-nude photos taken by teens attracted unwanted attention before being shut down.
Mayoral candidate attacks claims that stormwater and flood protection have been prioritised.
Steps are progressing to protect the route in Nelson where a future southern link road might go.
Nelson Deputy Mayor Ali Boswijk has confirmed she will be standing down from council this year to pursue her other career interests, one of which conflicts too much with her role on the council.
The country's largest private hospital network is to take a 50 per cent stake in Manuka Street Trust Hospital in a move the two charitable organisations say secures the long-term future of the Nelson 18-bed facility.
A week after defeating Nelson Suburbs, a plucky Wakefield FC continue to trouble the top four teams in their inaugural first division season.
The Rabbit Island course for the final round of the Schools Cross Country League proved popular with the rural schools with runners from as far afield as Riwaka taking part on Saturday.
The Lee Valley dam has support in high places but its opponents refuse to go away as the TDC edges closer to deciding whether the mega-project should go ahead. Peter Watson reports
The French and Italians have had their turn . . . now it's the Japanese Film Festival's turn. Unlike the others, it's a Nelson-only affair. Elly Cave looks for the highlights.
It started as a "lucky escape" yarn.
It's good news that the story of the Nelson tramper alleged to have misused a locator beacon while tramping in the south Westland wilderness has been discredited.
An award-winning butcher has closed the doors of his struggling shop just 2 years after he opened.
Anything we can do now to help get people in less developed countries out of poverty is a good thing.
A couple of bars contacted us last week saying they had been sent an anonymous letter and two beers from a group calling itself "Secret Seven - the newest wave of New Zealand beer".
Golden Bay artist Hesta Macready's idea of heaven is rolling out clay and pressing a pattern she sourced from nature into the surface.
Nelson Mayor Aldo Miccio has begun his election campaign with an event for his supporters.
New law changes passed at the end of last year created some major changes ahead for local government.
A new festival, Light Nelson, will kick off with the launch of floating lanterns carrying the hopes of children from across the region.
The Motueka-Golden Bay News and the Richmond-Waimea Leader are merging into one publication covering the whole of Tasman district.
Review Romeo and Juliet: A Nelson Colleges Presentation. Theatre Royal, Tuesday June 11.
The Glenn Miller Orchestra performs in Nelson on June 18, and Faye Lougher talks to the orchestra's director, about why Miller's music is as popular today as it was in the 40s.
Nelson teens will have more space to hang out after the completion of a new Tahunanui youth park.
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