Canterbury police are urgently appealing for sightings of missing 21-year-old Campbell Marr of Timaru.
Lycra, woolly hats, jackets - all were essential clothing for the hundreds of athletes who took on the Whitehorse Big Easy in Waimate yesterday.
Police have been called to an Engelbrechts Rd address in Waimate this afternoon after a person died at the property.
Summerland Express Freight is staying tight-lipped about another incident involving one of its vehicles, after a truck-and-trailer unit carrying milk powder caught fire in South Canterbury.
A firefighter has praised the quick-thinking actions of a Summerland truck driver who was able to safely pull over as his trailers were being engulfed in flames north of Oamaru.
The battle to contain South Canterbury's wallaby population is not being helped by recreational hunters keeping joeys as pets, Environment Canterbury's biosecurity team leader in Timaru, Brent...
A day's fishing at the Waitaki River mouth near Glenavy took an unexpected turn for a man and his son when they had to be winched to safety by a helicopter yesterday.
Police have been called to the rescue of two people trapped by the incoming tide at the Waitaki River mouth this afternoon.
An Oamaru man is being sought by Timaru police in relation to an aggravated robbery in Timaru on January 7 that resulted in armed police swarming two Oamaru properties on Thursday.
The fire service is warning people to be careful when burning rubbish, after remnants of a fire set a fence in Waimate ablaze today.
Four men were hospitalised after being stabbed in what was reported to be a 'gang fight' in Timaru in the early hours of this morning.
A couple in their 60s have been airlifted to safety after falling and becoming severely exhausted during a hike in Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park.
A driver was trapped in his truck for a time after power lines fell across it following a crash on State Highway 1, north of Waimate, early today.
A 21-year-old man killed in a motorcycle crash in South Canterbury was a former Gloriavale member who leaves behind a wife and three children.