Latest Nelson Stories

2008-11-07 09:00:13

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Nov. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- OVERVIEW: In the ultimate extreme sports event, hardened convicts race to the death to earn their freedom. Sizzling action stars Jason Statham and Tyrese Gibson team up with Ian McShane and Joan Allen in the year's ultimate demolition derby.

2008-11-05 09:00:17

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Circa Pictures and Production Intl., Inc. (Pink Sheets: CPPD) is pleased to announce Producer and on-air TV Personality Rob Nelson has agreed to join the staff of the Allison Legacy Racing series as Supervising Producer.

2008-09-27 15:00:22

If the connection between birdsong, nuclear energy, rabbit- killing calicivirus and small- town recycling projects does not immediately strike you, there is no better chance to gain an education into the many hues of 21st century environmentalism than at a film festival opening in Nelson next week.

2008-09-25 17:46:30

To: NATIONAL EDITORS Contact: Maria Enie, +1-202-331-4323, menie@vancomm.com, for Farm Aid Open Letter to Congress Calls for $1 Billion Investment in Farm Communities to SolveAmerica's Economic, Environmental, Energy and Health Problems SOMERVILLE, Mass.,Sept.

2008-09-03 15:00:17

Sir, There haven't been any dipsticks writing about peak oil lately; perhaps they are too busy visiting the supermarket and paying dearly for all the ingredients going into biofuel. Maybe they are too worried about global warming and have joined the hotheads who think nothing is changing.

2008-08-30 09:00:55

By Benner, Gregory J Allor, Jill H; Mooney, Paul Abstract Little is known about the academic processing speed (i.e., rapid automatic naming and academic fluency) of children and adolescents with emotional and behavioral disorders (EBD) served in public school settings.

2008-08-28 15:05:00

A U.S. anthropologist is rebutting claims that fossilized bones found in the Micronesian islands were those of Hobbitlike little people.

2008-08-27 06:00:33

By Martin Slack The collaboration, called UK Flow, includes world champion boxers Johnny Nelson and Junior Witter and has the support of Sheffield Central MP Richard Caborn, pop stars Girls Aloud and players from the England football and rugby squads.The group hopes to raise money for a number of knife crime charities across the country with the song, which was the idea of actor Stephen Nicholas, who starred in Sky's football drama Dream Team.Mr Nicholas, 30, said: "We just want to raise...

2008-08-22 15:00:42

Sir, I wish to publicly say thank you to the Nelson Mail for the continued coverage of the methyl bromide issue. Finally, we see some constructive action to mitigate the effects of this deadly chemical. This action is long overdue, and has been forced on a reluctant fumigation industry.

2008-08-09 15:00:38

Top of the south patients will be the winners after the region's two primary health organisations and health board took the "bull by the horns" in a New Zealand-first training initiative.

Word of the Day
  • Emitting flashes of light; glittering.
The word 'coruscant' comes from a Latin word meaning 'to flash' or 'to sparkle'.