A motorcycle rider has died after a crash in Timaru this afternoon.
WorkSafe will not investigate the death of a Waimate man after a tractor rolled at a rural property near the township on Sunday.
Lotto is prepared to deploy a private investigator in order to track down New Zealand's missing multi-millionaire.
The winner of a massive $17.1 million Lotto draw is yet to come forward and claim their prize 12 days since it was drawn on December 28.
The six consent applications for a Glenavy dairy plant to build a 7.5km pipeline to discharge treated wastewater into the sea drew 125 submissions in December.
A lucky Lotto player is celebrating like it's Christmas all over again after scooping $17.1 million on last night's Powerball jackpot.
Tekapo developer Anthony Tosswill says he intends to start work on a new hotel in the lakeside town next March.
The road that kept traffic moving when State Highway 1 was closed at the Rangitata Bridge will have to be sealed — and South Canterbury ratepayers may have to help fund it.
It's perhaps no surprise that the woman who is one of the driving forces behind Waimate’s annual Strawberry Fare loves everything about the fruit the event celebrates.
A Glenavy man who boasted to patrons at a pub he was planning to burn a house down stayed true to his word.
Wild weather and extensive flooding across the south will disrupt deliveries of the Otago Daily Times north of Timaru tomorrow morning.
The Transport Accident Investigation Commission (TAIC) says it cannot determine the cause of a blaze which burned a ship at Timaru's port for eight days.