Jayne Glover, left, and Jac Lockington want to spread Lara Glover's message of peace and happiness after the 16-year-old ...

Cloud of fatal crash still hangs

Eight teenagers were in the car, but Jayne Glover says the whole region felt the crash that killed her daughter.

Nurses to move to hub

The district nurses will have a similar amount of storage space at the health hub, the review panel says.

Where they need more staff, new technology and better communication, review finds.

No flying fish yet for Blenheim

Salmon farmed in the Marlborough Sounds can't be flown out of the region because the local runway's too short.

Ice skating, minus the cold

It looks like ice, skates like ice, but a rink bound for Blenheim is definitely not ice.

Call for new radiotherapy unit

Cost of sending patients away for radiotherapy tops $1m.

Health board finances in good shape

The health board has ended the financial year with $3.2 million in the coffers.

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The purrfect crime

A cheeky cat burglar has been caught in Blenheim

A furry, late night prowler stealing clothes from an unsuspecting resident has been caught on tape.

Nurses 'gutted' over move

Five months of lobbying has failed, and Blenheim's district nurses will move to the health hub, whether they like it or not.

Airline sizes up larger planes

'Someone will be killed out there'

Sport

Malneek adds experience to Red Devils

Robbie Malneek in action against Counties Manukau during the 2014 provincial season.

Tasman Makos centurion Robbie Malneek named in Marlborough's representative squad for South Island campaign.

Manawatu men complete CD contract list

Manawatu's Mitch Renwick has been given his first Central Districts contract.

The Stags have revealed their last contracted players for the coming summer.

Makos squad slowly taking shape

Billy Guyton is the first Super Rugby player to report for duty.

Billy Guyton is the first Super Rugby player to report for Tasman Makos duty.

An epic day of rugby finals

Finals day at Lansdowne Park certainly lived up to its billing and was a great advertisement for the sport at grassroots level.

Tasman enters women's NPC

Wairakau Greig is one of 12 players selected from club championship winners Moutere.

Huge boost for women's rugby as Tasman joins expanded 11-team Farah Palmer Cup competition.

Opinion

Cycle trail support a no-brainer

Cycle trail

EDITORIAL: A proposed Marlborough to Christchurch cycle trail just got a boost from Wellington. It's time local government stepped up.

Rethinking and revitalising Matariki

The rising of Matariki, also know as the Pleiades star constellation, signals the Maori New Year.

Are we celebrating Matariki too early?

Midwinter lull a time to plan ahead

The challenge ahead for Kaikoura will not only be accommodating the tourists but also the tourism staff.

As Kaikoura hits midwinter the town showing signs of getting back on its feet, writes MP Stuart Smith

Highway could increase tourist nights

Deputy Prime Minister and Tourism Minister Paula Bennett at a Kaikoura Plunket group.

Paula Bennett promises tourism highway during visit to Kaikoura.

Two words you never want to hear

Farmed Oysters infected with Bomamaia ostreae from Stewart Island, unloaded in Bluff.

OPINION: It takes only one mistake for the new bonamia parasite to spread, Rino Tirikatene writes.

Business

No flying fish yet for Blenheim

The runway at Marlborough Airport, which NZ King Salmon wants to see extended. (File photo)

Salmon farmed in the Marlborough Sounds can't be flown out of the region because the local runway's too short.

Airline sizes up larger planes

Sounds Air chief executive Andrew Crawford inside the cockpit of one of the company's 9-seat Pilatus PC-12s.

Demand for flights prompts Marlborough airline to investigate "quantum leap" to larger planes.

Jetstar accused of predatory pricing

Passengers disembark the first Jetstar flight from Wellington to Nelson. (File photo)

Regional airline boss says "it's a race to the bottom, and we're caught up in it".

Blenheim bemoans unfair fares

Air New Zealand said it would not be reinstating direct flights to Christchurch from Marlborough Airport.

"It's almost like we've offended Air New Zealand somehow and they're making us pay," says unhappy resident.

Music in the mourning

The Cloudy Bay Funeral Home reception lounge doubles as a quiet place to play for members of the Marlborough Civic ...

Blenheim orchestra desperate for a rehearsal space where they won't disturb anyone has found the perfect spot - a funeral home.

Your Marlborough

Highway move to make Kaikoura safer

The proposed road realignment will come out opposite the Kaikoura Top 10 Holiday Park.

A deviation to State Highway 1 is planned to help manage safety and traffic at Kaikoura's busiest intersection.

Hemi Whiro and his waka

This photo of the waka was published on page 3 of the Marlborough Express on February 7. It shows the waka as it arrived ...

A waka held at the Marlborough Museum provides a link to one of Marlborough's earliest identities - Hemi Whiro.

Winter tests ambulance crews

St John Marlborough territory manager Murray Neal says if people take precautions, their callouts could decrease.

Winter has been busy, and will likely get busier as the flu season hasn't even hit yet, says St John.

Music in the mourning

The Cloudy Bay Funeral Home reception lounge doubles as a quiet place to play for members of the Marlborough Civic ...

Blenheim orchestra desperate for a rehearsal space where they won't disturb anyone has found the perfect spot - a funeral home.

Scoring a bullseye

Despite badly injuring her hand, Shannon Campbell has been selected to play at the Australasian Championships.

A darts player left with a horrific injury to her hand has beaten the odds to become one of New Zealand's top players.

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