22 days ago


Spencer from Blenheim

Hey ya'll, Have you got some wood you don't want? I'm looking to take large amounts of wood off your hands. Preferably pine or gum. want it gone? I'll have it! toward a good cause. Cheers.


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2 hours ago

What type of wasp?

The Team from Wasp Wipeout

Hi everyone, today we are linking to two stories, one which explains the paper wasp which we find in abundance in urban areas, and the other which talks about the common and German wasp which dominates our forests and recreational areas. We'll also talk about how to deal with these nasty predators. If you destroy a nest, take a pic and upload your image with the hastag #waspwipeout! But be careful! For paper wasps click here: bit.ly... For common and German wasps click here: bit.ly...

5 hours ago

Poll: When do you do your Christmas shopping?

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

It's less than three weeks until Santa shimmies down the chimney and while some of you may have started your Christmas shopping months ago, others wait till Christmas Eve. When do you do your shopping, or do you even have to shop at all? Maybe you have another arrangement with your family like pulling a name out of a hat or having a list to choose from. Vote below and tell us your Christmas shopping story in the Reply.

When do you do your Christmas shopping?
  • 24% I shop throughout the year when I see something.
    24% Complete
  • 12% I shop before December to avoid the busy shopping time.
    12% Complete
  • 20% I leave the shopping until December.
    20% Complete
  • 44% I don't buy presents - my family do other things.
    44% Complete
25 votes
7 hours ago

Safe Sleep Day

Stephanie Gray from Nelson Marlborough Health

Always use a capusle or car seat to transport your baby but always take them out of the child restraint when you arrive.
6 December is Safe Sleep Day