15 days ago

Public wait list too long for Nelson man needing cochlear implant.

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Warren Dellow was told he'd more than likely be dead before getting to the top of a cochlear implant waiting list so he paid for the procedure out of his savings. What have you had to wait for in the public health system?

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3 days ago

Should councils stop using glyphosate?

Katy Jones Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Environmental activists recently protested outside Nelson City Council, calling for the council to stop using the weedkiller, glyphosate, which they said harms bees. Glyphosate (contained in 90 products in New Zealand, including Roundup) is used by farmers and ecologists alike, but some scientists in New Zealand say we don't know enough its long term effects on the environment, and it should classified as hazardous. What do you think?

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9 days ago

Have you had the Covid vaccine jab?

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Nelson Marlborough is one of the top performers when it comes to delivering the Covid vaccine, and now a Covid Vaccination Centre has opened in Nelson, with a Richmond site opening next week. Have you been text to get a Covid vaccine or have you had them? Let us know what is was like.

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11 hours ago

How can we make people feel welcome in Nelson?

Amy Ridout Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Sometimes, people shout abuse at Fatima when they see her on the street wearing her headscarf. She has lived in Nelson for eight years, but is still finding her place here. How can we make Fatima feel at home?

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