SPCA centres across New Zealand have not seen an upswing in the number of abandoned animals across the country - in fact it has seen the opposite.
Like thousands of other New Zealanders on the frontline amid the Covid-19 crisis, Brendon Vere has an important role to play.
Staff forced to self-isolate after the first resident at Rosewood Rest Home & Hospital tested positive for Covid-19 were immediately replaced.
The jury is out on whether Canterbury could see an explosion of Covid-19 babies in nine months’ time.
A Christchurch community board member is calling for the police Eagle helicopter to return to the skies above the city.
Christchurch nurse Nicole Smit was lucky to return home from Uganda before the lockdown in NZ - but has grave concerns over the African nation's ability to manage Covid-19.
Showbiz Christchurch performers have been creating musical theatre inspired videos from their isolation pods to lift people's spirits.
An event to keep people in a Christchurch neighbourhood connected during the lockdown was rained out on Sunday, but it hasn't dampened Robert Read's spirits.
Canterbury's total number of Covid-19 cases has climbed to 40 after the Ministry of Health reported 10 new cases in the region today.
The city council has received reports of people using playgrounds across Christchurch and have warned police will take enforcement action if necessary.
A Christchurch woman has asked her local community board for help to combat the drunken and disorderly behaviour, parking issues, littering and property damage plaguing her street.
Police are investigating the cause of a grass fire at a seaside Christchurch holiday park this morning.
A truck and ute collided on a busy Christchurch road this morning leaving two people with moderate injuries.
Christchurch man Graham Tait has lived on the same street for 25 years and the 83-year-old says he has never had an issue walking on the footpath - so why is it being torn up and completely renewed?