A group of former students have reached the half way point in their ride against child poverty.
4.3 magnitude aftershock hits upper South Island a day after 5.7 magnitude earthquake rocked the country.
Water cuts will kick-in again across the Waimea Plains from next week as Tasman starts to dry out.
Despite Gareth Morgan's offers, campaigners say everyday Kiwis will be able to buy the beach on their own.
Traffic was disrupted for nearly three hours as police tried to coax a man off the Songer St overbridge.
Final fundraising push will put 300 Nelson School of Music seats up for sponsorship at Opera in the Park this Saturday.
Nelson topped the country in spending growth last year with an 8.1 per cent increase in value.
Marlborough Sounds residents gear up to fight research base proposed by international fish food company.
Gareth Morgan says there's "not a hope" of buying a New Zealand beach for $2m but he'll make up the difference.
Sealord is to go ahead with the closure of its breaded hoki line for the Asian market, with 44 Nelson jobs to go.
It could be anyone's game for a private Abel Tasman beach with plenty of interest from buyers.
Cockpit problem sees flight to Hamilton with 58 people aboard land at Nelson Airport.
When Billy Check and Jade Heath-Keen went kayaking on the Motueka River they didn't expect to be joined by a seal.
Aftershocks of up to 4.7 magnitude expected after 5.7 magnitude earthquake hits upper South Island.
After peaking at 29 degrees on Saturday, it's set to be another scorching week in Nelson.
Nelson's annual Kai Festival was jam-packed from the get-go as thousands sampled international cuisines.
Councillors Brian McGurk and Pete Rainey could challenge Rachel Reese for the Nelson mayoralty.
Carnival costumes, flamboyant bras and a five metre taniwha combined to light up Takaka's annual street party.
Family and friends have gathered to farewell mountainbiker Kelly McGarry.
An 80-year-old house in a Nelson supermarket parking lot has been demolished.
The agreement will involve Meals on Wheels being prepared in the North Island, before being frozen and trucked south.
Kiwis behind crowd-funding to buy an Abel Tasman beach confident of hitting target.
With night approaching, four people were stuck 150 metres in the air for several hours in a Nelson cable car.
A man was lucky to escape serious injuries after a car he was "standing on the back of" rolled down a hill in Tasman's Baton Valley.
Inside a burning car on SH1 in Marlborough, police and firefighters found a body.
The Tasman District Council will reduce liquor licensing fees for some community events and fundraisers.
Friends and fans are invited to farewell mountain biking legend in Wakefield on Monday.
A young Scottish couple hoping to settle in Nelson were gutted to wake on Waitangi Day and discover their car was missing.
The Tasman District Council's plan for two classes of water takes from the Waimea Plains has received the green light from independent commissioner Rob van Voorthuysen.
A historic Nelson house has been sold for a snip - but there's a catch.