Instances of alcohol-related violence in Nelson have more than doubled in 10 years.
Mystery surrounds the sudden closure of a Nelson catering company.
The Tasman District Council is negotiating to buy Mapua Wharf's Golden Bear building.
Collingwood residents can no longer see a doctor in their community, with health providers saying the visits aren't economically viable.
Waimea firefighters want Chinese lanterns banned because of their fire risk.
Nelson MP Nick Smith has again hit back at claims by Maryan Street that political reasons motivated him to turn down two men she nominated to become JPs.
A day of consistent rain brought a premature end to Tasman's fourth round match against Poverty Bay-East Coast on day two of the Toro men's interprovincial golf tournament yesterday.
French combo Thule Adventure Team appeared to have snatched a handy lead as the top teams approached the end of stage four this morning in the world adventure racing championships in Costa Rica.
A definitive history Nelson aviation is released this month, coinciding with Nelson Airport's 75th anniversary. Naomi Arnold meets the keen plane buffs behind it.
Reign is the latest product of the history-as-told-by-beautiful-people school, which has already given us The Tudors and The Borgias.
There's nothing . . . absolutely nothing . . . half so much worth doing as simply messing around in boats. The sentiment first expressed in Wind in the Willows is a common one, and especially pertinent to Nelson at this time of year.
New Zealand does not have many creature mysteries. Moa "sightings" occasionally cause amusement rather than excitement.
The year ahead is looking promising after three years of increasing business closures, a Nelson Tasman Business Trust function was told.
We import too much crap, we buy too much crap, and we waste too much crap. And here comes Christmas, with its exhortations to buy more crap to show our love.
A few weeks back we joined a celebration at McCashin's Brewery launching a new beer series and a new book called The First Craft Beer - The McCashin's Story and the Kiwi Brewing Revolution it Sparked.
The porcelain veneer of Nelson's new mayor hides the cracks of a recently fought tough campaign which was an all-or-nothing bout for the red chair of power, writes Tracy Neal.
Initial works around Richmond's new $8m water treatment plant will see a rolling programme of connections and installations happening on Queen St.
The number of families in need attending a free community dinner in Nelson has swelled as word about it spreads.
After winning the South Island title last week, Jester House went one better yesterday as it was been named best cafe in New Zealand.
Traffic was stalled at the new traffic lights on Waimea Rd on Wednesday morning after a string of crashes.
I decided to turn the problem of nothing to wear into a shopping opportunity. I focused on Nelson designers in my search for a professional-looking outfit.
Around 15,000 lined Trafalgar St to catch the annual Nelson City Santa Parade and Christmas Carnival.
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