Proposed merge of port and airport companies

Proposed merge of port and airport companies

Story by Charles Anderson Port Nelson and Nelson Airport are proposing to join forces and operate under a new company after looking for ways to prepare for an uncertain future. The proposal is currently before Nelson City Council and Tasman District Council, which own...
Go by Bike Movement

Go by Bike Movement

The Lane family were among a group of cyclists who joined in the Go By Bike movement held across the country last week in a bid to ditch the car for a day and cycle instead. Laura, Toby, Jemima and mum Anna were rewarded for their efforts with a free breakfast and hot...
New day-stay operating theatre

New day-stay operating theatre

Two houses removed from Lower Queen Street are making way for an operating theatre and endoscopy unit. Health professionals that include the Lower Queen Street Health are the driving force behind the new venture. A two-storey building with additional parking will sit...
Help Snowden’s reach their target

Help Snowden’s reach their target

The team behind Brightwater’s Snowden’s Bush Trust have just nine months to find the final $47k required of their $350k target to save land in front of Snowden’s Bush Scenic Reserve and prevent it from being turned into housing. Waimea Weekly is backing the campaign...
Bringing qualified hope to students

Bringing qualified hope to students

Tai Tupou wants to let local students know that it’s ok to be dealing with mental health issues. After all, he knows firsthand what it’s like. Tai, who is the youth programme development manager for I Am Hope, is speaking at events organised with schools to share his...