Marlborough

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Police are also looking for the driver of a Nissan car seen at nearby Brayshaw Park after the robbery on December 29.

Watch: Daring, knife-wielding robber runs off with till from Blenheim dairy

Police are hunting the robber, and a car seen at a nearby park after the December 29 robbery.

02:07
Excessive speed on the water is a leading cause of accidents on NZ waterways.

New water speed guns spell hefty fines for Marlborough boaties

The trial caught out 10 recreational boaties in just two hours.

Tree cut down at Marlborough campsite.

DOC furious after trees cut at Marlborough campsite for better water view

Rangers discovered at least four trees had been cut, including ngaio and pittosporums.

Body recovered in Marlborough sounds believed to be missing free diver

A 25-year-old man free diving was reported missing yesterday afternoon.

Major search for diver missing of Marlborough Sounds island

The 25-year-old free diver was reported missing mid-afternoon.

Glider occupants rescued after crashing on Marlborough mountain

The two occupants remarkably escaped serious injury.

Holiday-makers in Marlborough told to remain alert after mumps case identified

People who stayed in Havelock or Collingwood could have been exposed.

Man dies after tractor rolls on top of him in Marlborough

The accident involving a 30-year-old man occurred in Onamalutu about 8pm this evening.

Nelson Marlborough Rescue Helicopter. (File picture)

Tramper rescued by helicopter after falling in Marlborough Sounds

The man slipped and fell while ascending the high tops near Nydia Bay, shortly before 1pm today.

02:04
Some families still haven't returned to their homes or are living in severely damaged ones.

Rural residents yet to return to their homes a year after Kaikoura earthquake

Currently 60% residential insurance claims have been settled in the upper South Island.

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The NZ Army is pitching in to help with the rescue at Marfell's Beach.

Stranded orca saved after volunteers and army work tirelessly in dramatic rescue

The orca was washed up on Marfells Beach in Seddon yesterday.

Blenheim man missing for one week has police and family concerned

Colin Malcolm Ross, 53, was last seen near the town's fire station, October 25.

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The region's mayor says some good could come from the devastating Kaikoura quake.

'Single biggest benefit out of Kaikoura quake' – praise for proposed $9m cycle trail

The findings of a report into a proposed cycle trail between Picton and Kaikoura have been released today.

Worker dies in log hauler accident in Marlborough

The incident happened in the Wairau Valley this afternoon.

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There are just 20 houses available to rent in Blenheim which has a population of more than 30,000.

Many moving to Marlborough struggle to get housing

There are just 20 houses available to rent in Blenheim which has a population of more than 30,000.

A cat has been caught stealing clothes from a Blenheim porch.

Police catch Blenheim cat burglar in the act after spate of clothes thefts

To the amusement of police, the offender turned out to be a literal cat-burglar.

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Work and repairs are ongoing on State Highway 1 after numerous landslides and uplift.

Video: Striking aerial footage shows scale of SH1 repair effort to earthquake-ravaged Kaikoura coastline

Work and repairs are ongoing on State Highway 1 after numerous landslides and uplift.

Forecast seven-metre-high waves force cancellation of Interislander ferries from tomorrow night

Ferry services will be cancelled from Wednesday night through to Friday morning this week.

Pedestrian hit by car in Blenheim last week dies

The crash happened on Monday last week and the 30-year-old died in hospital at the weekend.

01:35
Scientists have started surveying the seafloor using new 3D technology.

Full impact of Kaikoura earthquake uncovered by scientists with 3D technology

It's looking if there are potential new hazards for boaties.

02:08
Local iwi Ngati Tama have been fighting to ensure the integrity of the pristine Golden Bay water source.

Golden Bay's Te Waikoropupu Springs to get highest possible protection for body of water

The springs, a tourist hot spot, are thought to have the clearest water in the world.

One dead after truck rolls off bank in Marlborough

The accident happened on Kenepuru Road, north of Picton.

Firefighters step in to help police with aggressive driver at routine stop

They were forced to call firefighters for support after a person got aggressive during a routine stop.

02:13
With the help of his probation officer and St Marks rehabilitation centre, Blenheim man Jason Ross wrote a children's book.

'It's monumental to me' - former inmate and addict writes successful children's book with help of probation officer

Blenheim man, Jason Ross' book, the Fairies of Woodlock Forest has already sold out twice.

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A man has been disqualified from driving after a video of him doing a wheelie down a central Blenheim street in February was posted on social media

Watch: 'Reckless' Blenheim rider disqualified after dangerous wheelie stunt down main street

The man was caught after video of the stunt was posted to social media.

02:04
Some are doing it tough with SH1 north of Kaikoura closed but others on the new inland route are reaping the benefits.

Kaikoura quake brings unexpected boom for some Marlborough businesses

Some are doing it tough with SH1 north of Kaikoura closed but others on the new inland route are reaping the benefits.

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At the Marlborough end of the broken coastal highway, businesses that depend on through traffic are near breaking point.

'We've become the biggest cul-de-sac in NZ' - is enough being done to help NZ's small towns hit hard by earthquakes?

At the Marlborough end of the coastal highway, businesses depending on traffic are near breaking point.

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