Drunkenness, violence, abuse, theft, rubbish and broken glass have retailers calling for action.
Leading government scientist agrees cannabis-based medicine should not be restricted.
These are the areas you can help to protect from wasps this summer.
Nelson's deputy mayor has backed police to shut down a proposed burnout convoy in Nelson.
Councillor-only Tasman District Council hearings have dropped from six in 2012 to just one in 2016.
We escaped the worst of the 'bomb low' but Nelson's weekend forecast is looking rough.
Nelson could be facing an $80,000 byelection if two councillors buzz off to the Beehive.
Rachel Boyack has been selected as Nelson's Labour Party candidate for the 2017 General Election.
Nelson's Yellow Cafe was broken into on Thursday night.
A line-up of events and re-enactments will bring Nelson's 175th anniversary to life.
Arthur's Pass will not reopen until at least Saturday as contractors struggle to clear 'monstrous' slips on the highway.
Police are concerned for the safety of 50-year-old Upper Moutere man Phillip Ashworth.
Young woman fights off sexually-motivated attacker in a Richmond public toilet.
A 9000 tonne pink buffalo has been turning heads in Port Nelson.
The lure of a fertile female could be the "holy grail" for controlling one of New Zealand's most devastating predators.
Emergency services are responding to two crashes on Nelson roads.
Route to Christchurch closed due to flooding.
Marina residents are 'jumping up and down' over threat of tourists spreading Argentine ants.
Expect the terrible weather to continue. Just as the bomb low passes, more wind and rain blows in.
A freedom camp is "out of control" and a farmer wants to know why it's his problem.
More than quarter of million dollars has been allocated for a new shared cycleway next to a Nelson park.
A multimillion-dollar upgrade of Richmond's main street is set to start on February 7.
About 125 works of art have been created from old cellphones or phone covers.
Golden Bay is the place to be for watery fun at the end of the month.
Any shenanigans in central Richmond are now likely to be recorded.
Dogs from hunters to pampered pets will strut their canine stuff during a series of championship shows being held at Richmond Park this weekend.
The Brightwater Horticultural Society has fostered gardening for the last 110-years. Now its looking for new members to ensure its future.
A young Nelson woman has a trip to New York in her sights, thanks to her glasses.
"When you've got a job on and you know they're out there ... you just have to keep plugging away."
Cable Bay-based Victoria Colmegna Lopez Oliva is thinking outside the box with her new collection of oversized baby sweaters.