Nelmac pulls off double victory

Women taste victory in first outing

Nelmac claimed double honours at yesterday's Tug of Peace fundraiser.
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Video tribute to Oly

Workmates of a former Nelson man who died suddenly have acknowledged his ‘‘endless creativity’’.

Car towing caravan in serious crash

Two people have been flown to hospital after a car towing a caravan crashed into a ditch.

Top-level rugby returns

Super Rugby is returning to Trafalgar Park for the first time since 2011.

Poor priced out of the market

The Government's sale of state homes is short-sighted, Stoke resident Donna Robb says.

Mega-yacht to pay a visit

One of the world's more extravagant super yachts, the vodka-financed Serene, will visit Nelson.

Golf club set to share

Nelson's Waahi Taakaro golf course club is eyeing a clubroom merger with mountainbikers.

Funds vital for social housing plan

A commitment to providing capital funding to community housing providers is needed if the Government plans to sell state houses to them, the Nelson Tasman Housing Trust says.

Exploring reality and illusion

Quartet a feature of festival

Nelmac pulls off double victory

Nelmac claimed double honours at yesterday's Tug of Peace fundraiser.

Riach denies player pressure in Fiji cancellation

Crusaders board didn't bow to player pressure in decision to ditch plans for Super Rugby match in Fiji, chief executive says.

Nelson trio off to play ball in Australia

It's been an anxious wait for three of Nelson's most promising basketball players but Amiee Book, Lauryn Hippolite and Max Darling finally got the news they wanted to hear this week - they've been selected to play for New Zealand.

Nelson pipped in final

Dan Carter opposes Fiji match

Life is a drag for Hartleys

Half-brothers Allan and Nathan Hartley have more than their dad's DNA in common.

Nelson stars in crowdfunded sitcom

A Nelson actor took matters into her own hands to create a sitcom pilot, using local people, local places and helped by local generosity.

Buskers with a laugh and twist

A seal-tamer's son, a Mexican acrobat and a pint-sized contortionist are just some of the crew coming to town for Nelson's annual Buskers Festival.

Bars and stripes

Land of Hope and growing glory

Tribute to Nelson's country legend

Nelson-based singer songwriter Aly Cook has performed another local country legend's classic song to welcome inductees into the Australian Country Music Hall of Fame.

Beware being spied upon

So you look up and there it is, your neighbour's new toy, a $1600 drone, hovering outside your window.

Balancing act needed in RMA revamp

Environment Minister Nick Smith is not shy of a challenge.

NMIT needs to resolve issue

Nelson to bowl over cricket fans

Lost meter money is worth it

More than $400,000 - that's a significant amount of lost revenue for any organisation to recoup.

Fashion veteran shuts up shop

After 25 years in Nelson's retail fashion scene, Boutique owner Vanessa Griffin is ready to move on.

Students fooled by 'promises'

More Indian and Nepalese tertiary students are coming to Nelson, and for some it is a huge disappointment.

Worker spreads word on job rights

World War II veteran reaches 100

Celebrating the region's successes

Celebrating success in any community is paramount in helping it to thrive and grow. Without recognition, a region can become stagnant.

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