Too fast, she's furious

Hoons causing havoc on city streets

Karin Jordan has had enough of dangerous driving outside her Nelson home.
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Leaders lay out visions

david cunliffe and john key John Key and David Cunliffe were both in Nelson today at the Local Government NZ conference. Bill Moore reports.

The cost of painting town blue

The Nelson City Council has provided a full breakdown of costs involved in the 'blue lines' Bridge St enhancement project. | Follow the thick blue line

Founders centre closed

The city council has closed another public venue while seismic strengthening work is carried out.

$1m fluoride saving seen on tap

Water fluoridation could save Nelson Marlborough District Health Board $1 million a year, a dentist says.

Brown lends support to sugar ban

Auckland Mayor Len Brown could follow Nelson's lead in banning sugary drinks.

Cunliffe hits campaign trail

David Cunliffe Labour is for everyone. That was the message hammered home by Labour leader David Cunliffe in a busy day's campaigning in Nelson yesterday.

'Raise retirement age soon'

With Kiwis living longer, the Government needs to change its policies, economist tells Nelson conference.

No wild weather for top of south

Gigatown HQ goes online

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Amazing test of friendship

Former Nelsonians John Gbenda-Charles and Murray Roeske are competing in The Amazing Race Australia v New Zealand.

Federal scoop twin titles

Ben Coman Federal have claimed both the men's and women's Top of the South division-one hockey titles after their two-goal victories in Sunday's finals at Saxton Turf.

Reid comes 18th in Germany

Nelson triathlete Robin Reid completed his fastest ironman distance event in Germany yesterday.

Waimea win in a canter

Thomasen wins icy challenge

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Griffins chase higher honours

Several potential Tasman Makos could still be lurking in the 22-man Car Company Tasman Griffins rugby squad.

Film competiton takes All Shorts

Rob FireNix Golden Bay's extremely short international film competition All Shorts is gearing up for another year.

Holidaymakers get chance to Evolve

The annual Evolve festival in Nelson has been shifted to January, due to clashes with other large events in the region during February.

Nelson's best hot chocolate

If at first you don't succeed, fight on

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Uplifting concert from star pairing

Two mates singing together; songs from the heart, songs of protest, celebration and desire; Dave Dobbyn and Don McGlashan covered them all.

Fluoride issue worth testing again

fluoride Fluoridation is one of those issues - immunisation is another - that can spark fierce debate.

Follow the thick blue line

Nelson's streetscape version of Extreme Makeover has been going on in Bridge St in recent weeks.

What the streets are wearing this winter

No place for vitriolic abuse


'One day' projects create hoarders

I've only lived in my house for less than five years. How could I have said yes to so much stuff?

Big time beckons for busker

Video: Nelson busker Nick Ferretti is hoping to crack the tough crowds of London's street music scene.

Volunteers party to celebrate 20 years

Volunteer Nelson is 20 years old this week, and celebrated in style last night with a cake and plenty of friends and supporters who joined the party.

Much ado about running

Fire-hit family rehomed

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Kath Bee scoops top prize

Nelson children's entertainer Kath Bee was stunned when she learned she had won the Children's Music Video of the Year award.

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