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5 days ago

Poll: Should children take their own laptops to school?

Katy Jones Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Some high schools have made it a requirement for students to take their own devices into school. Recommended laptops range from around $600 to $1300. Do you think this is the right move?

Should children take their own laptops to school?
  • 28.6% Yes - I will explain in comments
    28.6% Complete
  • 71.4% No - I will explain in comments
    71.4% Complete
77 votes
19 hours ago

Wood furniture and historic statue targeted in thefts and vandalism

Tim O'Connell Reporter from The Nelson Mail

The cuplrits might be sitting pretty for now, Nelson City Council has appealed for information in relation to the series of thefts and vandalism at popular Nelson reserves.

Three macrocarpa bench seats donated by Nelson's Youth Council were stolen from Sunday Hole and Tahunanui Beach while the Priapos Fountain in Queen's Gardens was also damaged.

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10 days ago

Where's the perfect ice cream scoop in the Nelson region?

Carly Gooch Reporter from The Nelson Mail

Summer is the perfect time for an ice cream on a cone from the local dairy, because it is true that ice cream DOES make you happy. But where you do get the best ice cream scoops? Some places give the perfect serving size while others get stingy on a scoop. Reply with your top pick for ice cream in the Nelson region, and your favourite flavour.

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