Latest Nelson Stories

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.

2008-08-05 15:00:22

By BASHAM, Laura The last of the country's 1.8 million cartons of apple exports to the United States this season are heading out under the watchful eye of US Department of Agriculture inspector Mark Stull.

2008-07-23 15:00:56

By HUNT, Elle dDub concert, Saturday, Nelson School of Music. Reviewed by Elle Hunt.

2008-07-23 15:00:56

By BARCLAY, Arch The Tasman Brass Ensemble, a Winter Festival concert at the Richmond Town Hall, yesterday. Reviewed by Arch Barclay. ----------- --------- What a tonic for the musically depressed.

2008-06-17 15:00:50

Nelson College has been chosen as a "good practice" example by the Education Review Office for a national report on the education of boys that will go to the Education Minister. ERO officials last week visited the school to meet staff and students.

2008-04-30 03:00:10

By Coyer, Sharon M Lash, Ayhan Aytekin Anemia is a decrease in erythrocyte mass or amount of hemoglobin from impaired production of erythrocytes, blood loss, or increased erythocyte destruction.

2006-07-26 19:00:19

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Veteran funk rocker Prince and his second wife are ending their five-year marriage, People magazine reported on Wednesday.

2005-07-03 17:08:14

By Bill Trott WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Former Wisconsin Senator GaylordNelson, who founded Earth Day 35 years ago to propagate hislifelong devotion to the environment, died at his home early onSunday.

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