Nine-year-old boy has operation cancelled at short notice after surgeon found to be overseas.
Health boards reviewing processes after booking errors led to surgeries being cancelled.
Giving people a safe environment to walk or cycle should be a no-brainer, says Olympic gold medallist Sarah Ulmer.
Nelson Airport chief executive Kaye McNabb is to retire at the end of the year.
Peony company Dove River has been named as the regional winner of ANZ's 2014 Flying Start Business Plan Competition.
Stacey Knott talks to frontline health professionals about the change in mental health care from institutionalisation to community care.
Marlborough's Phillip Woolley, called NZ's 'most recidivist' offender, faces prison if he doesn't clean up his act.
'It's time to hang up the hot pants'
Nelson-born band Minuit is bidding au revoir after 15 years but as Charles Anderson reports, they aren't leaving without saying goodbye.
Police have revealed that fugitive gunman Jahdai Kennard is wanted for a string of other violent offences.
City council says online voting for local elections would double costs of holding them.
Nelson's controversial two-way St Vincent St cycleway has received a national award.
ELENA MCPHEE - Nelson
From a ukulele orchestra to classic rock, young performers covered the musical spectrum at the Nelson primary-intermediate schools' Rockfest.
Nelson hair stylist Nadine Gratton already has a swag of awards under her belt.
A woman who "fell in with a bad crowd" was found with a loaded rifle in her car and later defaced police and court cells while in custody.
Preparations are under way to make sure Ebola can be correctly handled if it arrives in the region.
Tahunanui cordoned off after sighting
Police cordon off area but fail to find wanted gunman after a reported sighting in Tahunanui, Nelson.
A Nelson Grey Power committee meeting will be held tomorrow morning to consider complaints about its president.
Nelson Labour members at last night's hustings seem to favour Grant Robertson as leader.
Sharon Oxnam wants a protection barrier outside her property after a high-speed crash wiped out the trees in her front yard.
Gang associates allegedly involved in a violent home invasion in Richmond granted name suppression.
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