A major burglary ring was busted after a series of dramatic car chases in Nelson yesterday .
Nelson is to get a new mural next week thanks to the city's snowballing Gigatown campaign.
Firefighters were kept busy with two fires and a rogue inmate at the Nelson Police Station.
A man who fell asleep in the Nelson library was not the victim of a boring book, but excessive intoxication, police say.
Proposed cuts to tourism funding leads ratepayer concerns in the TDC's draft annual plan
Jamal Boykin would love to throw a birthday party tomorrow, with 1700 of his closest Nelson friends invited to Saxton Stadium.
The first of three articles written by the late Charles Robert Duke, of Nelson, about his personal experiences at Gallipoli.
It's no Hunger Games, but a new futuristic thriller gets a pass mark from reviewer Dave Manning
It was only a matter of time before the tensions between Ukraine and Russia boiled over.
A Nelson distillery has combined a love of hops with that of gin, to create what is possibly the world's first fresh hop gin.
History will deem Benji Marshall a failed experiment, although there's still an underlying sense of impatience in both parties' readiness to pull the pin.
We live in an age where ‘‘perception is reality’’. The perception I have is the elite are taking the piss. Trouble is, they can’t even see it.
Today, as we remember those who fought and died to give us the luxury of freedom and a place to call home, more than two million Syrian refugees are simply waiting for a life.
Paula Bennett has denied that her recent attack on jetsetting beneficiaries was targeted at a chronically ill Nelson woman.
Thanks heaps to those rugby fans who sent in some great photos of their favourite teams from last weekend's games.
A call is being made for the city council to review its protected tree policy after a huge walnut tree crashed into two homes.
The copper roof ripped off Nelson Hospital in last week's storm could be sold off, with proceeds going towards an afternoon tea for affected staff.
The chainsaws are busy as the clean-up operation gets under way after last week's Easter weather bomb.
Nelson's defiant Boulder Bank houseboat builder has been on the move again, his ramshackle erection towed up the Haven to a new spot.
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