Salisbury School hopes a change in Education Minister might end in a change of decision in closing the special school in Richmond.
A man who choked a Nelson man to death during a random street attack in Cairns has been found guilty of murder.
Traffic delays continue after cruck carrying thousands of apples spills load near Nelson.
It looks like a wet weekend is on the cards for Nelson, as a front brings three days of rain to the region.
A couple stood in the dock together to be sentenced for "one of the highest ranking" NZ benefit frauds.
Nelsonians can now be expected to pa up to $380 a week for a rental property in the region.
Power has been restored to Mapua after a widespread outage caused some businesses to close early on Thursday.
Neil MacMillan was 10 when he first started sketching plans for a plant-powered vehicle. Now it's a reality.
Their five trucks, doing 4000km a day, were on the road hours after the earthquake and have not stopped since.
Is there something missing in your life? Say a jet that is capable of getting up to 750kmh?
Support workers have been awaiting a pay rise since October and been left in the dark over service cuts.
A strong geomagnetic storm caused a rare Aurora Australis to be visible at Lake Rotoiti.
Stanton's days of sleeping in the CBD may be over as a new Nelson City Council bylaw is put to the people.
Where would jilted Bachelorette Ally put the tattoo though?
Nelson City Council says it has the right to "seize and impound" the deer trespassing on the cemetery.
If the proposed inter-island link with Whanganui goes ahead, Motueka would get a boost - and that's making locals happy.
Motoring's electric future was rolled out at Nelson's 1903 Square on Wednesday.
The growing Bhutanese community is to have a special area set aside at Spring Grove Cemetery.
The Nelson Community Patrol is on the lookout for "fresh blood".
You will soon seen more parking wardens in the Richmond CBD.
Nelson's Iron Duke Sea Scouts are riding high after recent success.
A Nelson man has focused his attention to detail on mini battlefields.
Loneliness and social isolation are major concerns for many older people in the Nelson-Tasman region.
Seymour Avenue in the Brook can finally celebrate being an official heritage precinct.
Crown alleges true control was concealed to deceive gambling authorities.
Social isolation has been highlighted as the most common issue facing older people in Nelson, leaving them vulnerable to scams, health issues and self-neglect.
Nelson is joining the global movement Fashion Revolution for the first time this year.
A meteor-like bright light shooting across the sky may be the first of many.
A bit of anarchy and some explosive action are on the cards as roller derby returns to Nelson.