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New festival for Nelson promoter

Former Phat Club owner Dave White has announced a new summer festival in Blenheim.

Bid to make Great Taste a Great Ride

Tasman has applied for $212,000 in government funding to ensure the region's Great Taste Cycle Trail meets national Great Rides status.

International lineup entices sales

Nelson will experience its biennial influx of music lovers this summer, with the 13th Adam Chamber Music Festival promising a lineup of music treats.

Get selfie-motivated

Walk and win with Spring Explorer scheme

Sport Tasman has come up with an incentive to get Nelsonians out walking and rediscovering the region.

Chance for littlies to dress up

Readers, researchers and computer users were startled out of their reverie when Little Red Riding Hood broke into song in the foyer of Nelson's Elma Turner Library.

Many calls about 'odd job' man

Police inundated with calls about an 'odd job' man arrested for alleged indecency.

'Oddjob' man worries police

Man knocking on doors offering to do "odd jobs" arrested for performing an indecent act.

Dam cost soars to $70m

Arrest follows 'malicious' attack

New name for revamped nature park

parking Golden Bay's nature park and bush cafe Bencarri Farm has undergone a winter overhaul, including its name, which has changed to Wild Earth.

Eviction threat angers residents

Controversial policy change could have seen three-quarters of Marchwood Park residents evicted.

Totaranui renews booking system

Cow cruelty ruling to be appealed

Winter competition goes beyond racing

The Maitahi Outrigger Canoe Club headed home with a handsome new trophy after the final event in the Te Tau Ihu o Te Waka Winter Waka Challenge in Golden Bay on Sunday.

Stoked with Stoke

Isel House Now that we go to Stoke several times a week, I know that it has a rich heritage, excellent recreation facilities, and good food and drink.

Signs annoy Stoke man

Jim Palmer is the meat in a Labour sandwich and he's not happy about it.

Jolly red bus rolls into town

Stoke meeting attracts feisty turnout

Saxton ready for shows

Saxton Stadium, more used to netball than art, will also host cats, gardens and blokes this year as it takes over as Nelson's premier event venue.

King tides eat away at beach

 Culinary Challenge A review of erosion at the Tahunanui Back Beach is to be carried out after high tides swamped the coastline this week.

RSA hopes to stay at Suburban

Nelson Returned and Services Association members are keen to stay with the cash-strapped Suburban Club if a deal can be worked out, association president Barry Pont said today.

New health hub for Tahunanui

House's future queried

Model trains voted top family fun

A family fun evening will be held to celebrate the model train at Tahunanui being voted most family friendly activity in Nelson.

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