Saturday, 4th September 2010
Sure felt that bump this morning, and then the mobile rang – family in Christchurch ok,
The votes are in and Nelson Independent bookseller Page & Blackmores has been voted the best in……[more]
Agent from Whangamata fined $5000 for “tampering with contract” ……[more]
Six Nelson homes make finalists in National Building Awards.
Rollos Six Hour Adventure Race has opted for an “urban feel” this year.
The annual race will see athletes running and cycling all over Nelson & Stoke this weekend, not as the local paper reports “in its traditional location in the region’s remote hinterlands.” …… [more]
Big slice of Brooklyn in Wellington (ok not Nelson news but interesting still) goes for a song – hows this for something to sing about – The Dominion Post reports “A big part of the trouble-plagued Brooklyn Rise housing development, on which Lombard Finance is owed more than $40 million, has been sold by Lombard’s receiver for just $2.25m.” …something to make Wynoda [more]