Mayor Rachel Reese wants to see it locally owned.
All 20,000 tickets to today's event sold out within weeks.
Interest in the Nelson-area property continues to grow, both here and overseas.
In 2017, more fatal crashes involved drugs than alcohol in New Zealand.
LandSAR rescuers literally got the party back on track last night.
Pepin Island was bought by German businesswoman Viola von Hohenzollern (nee Hallman) in 1996 for $2 million.
The deceased died at the scene, while the injured trio were taken to hospital with serious injuries.
There's nothing like a bit of animal therapy.
Rob Herewini told TVNZ1's Marae the backlash over his interpretation of St Nick has been "draining".
The three men reported being attacked by up to six people early today.
"I feel like the comments and remarks that have come out have been far more damaging then the Santa himself," he said.
Storms could become severe with downpours over 25mm per hour and also large hail.
Tasman District Council voted 9- 4 in favour of the project.
A final vote on the controversial $105m project will be made today.
"I think it's dirty and sneaky to be scaring the bejesus out of people," says MP Nick Smith.
The scooter is silver and grey, with ‘RSA’ and ‘21’ on the back.
Glen James said he never meant to make a political or offensive statement.
Police were called to Boulder Bank Drive in Glenduan just after 9am.
One person received a number of stab wounds in the incident and was taken to hospital.
There are concerns about the impact on Stoke's elderly population.
The incident on the Rameka bike track was reported to police shortly before 3pm.
Judith Nash, 75, was last seen walking with her dog on a rural highway south of Motueka.
The Boathouse was badly damaged by ex-cyclone Fehi in February.
The incident occurred in a carpark early last Sunday.
Thousands of king salmon are being carefully monitored by scientists in Nelson.
The new terminal is expected to cater for growth projections out to 2035.
A man who is believed to have helped the victim is being urged to contact Nelson Police.
The popular Touch the Sea Mapua aquarium was destroyed in a 2011 fire.
Sometimes a crime is so low it makes us ask if New Zealand might be losing its moral compass.
Two to three tonnes of vegetation had to be removed after the spill on Sunday.
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Williams beat 18-year-old Dayana Yastremska 6-2 6-1.
A powerhouse display from Dawkins gave New Zealand its fifth gold medal of the week.
World No.1 Simona Halep has set up a fourth-round blockbuster at the Australian Open against Serena Williams.
The head of KiwiBuild resigned Friday, after being absent from the job for two months.
About 134,000 people are receiving jobseeker support, an 8.3 per cent jump from last year.