Nelson's Meg Parfitt "drew the short straw" to be marooned on a barge while her friends holiday in Fiji.
Wannabe rock stars took the stage to show off their skills at the Rockshop Bandquest regional finals.
Nelson Netball centre manager Chelsea Routhan is moving on after three seasons to become the programme director at Big Brothers Big Sisters.
WIlliam Gould's career arc has seen him move from the criminal fringes to cooking for the rich and famous.
Westpac customers are saying the proposal to close Nelson branches is "devastating".
Makos keen for running rugby at Lansdowne Park.
Former Nelson journalist Stacey Knott gets immersed in a vibrant and intimidating Ghanaian festival.
From struggle street to success story, Hana Pellowe knows what it's like to live off $40 of food each week but that's all a distant memory.
A hip hop band from Takaka needs your votes for a wild card entry to the Smokefree Rockquest finals
"We're not here to work like slaves," says restaurant employee who worked 77-hour weeks for less than $400.
A home decor store says goodbye, Nelson accommodation finalists in Australasian hotel awards and a new shop in Buxton Square.
Most sold houses reappear on TradeMe's "to rent" section within a fortnight, says couple who can't buy a home.
Jonny Hiscox is rightfully very proud of his workplace, the Whenua Matua vineyards that are home to Aronui Wines.
Nelson timber firm takes pride in the achievements of refugee staff in gaining trade qualifications.
Nelson and Tasman mayoral hopefuls tell us why they should get your vote this election.