A plea of not guilty has been entered by a woman charged with the murder of Angela Blackmoore, almost 25 years ago.
A couple expecting their first child lost everything, including their two pets, when their home went up in flames last week.
A Christchurch elected official is sick of seeing her colleagues get paid $6 an hour for the workload they carry.
Ethan de Rose was studying for his year 13 exams when he got a message from his mother, saying he’d been selected for the New Zealand Winter Youth Olympic Games team.
Police have been performing covert operations in a bid to catch people throwing rocks through windows.
Police have released the names of the two Australian women who died after a head-on collision between their rental car and a truck in Rakaia at the weekend.
A man who fell while climbing Rapaki Rock on Sunday has died.
The 19-year-old woman accused of murdering a young father in Ashburton has been granted interim name suppression.
The new water slide was called 'really scary' but also a lot of fun.
Fruit trees appear to have been sawn off or snapped off overnight at a Christchurch community food garden.
For almost three years Sapphire waited at a dog shelter in the hope that someone would take her home.
An off-duty policeman who helped to rescue a climber who fell 600m near Arthur's Pass at the weekend thought the fall was 'not survivable'.
A route between Christchurch and Queenstown that has a high vehicle crash history will be upgraded.
About half of Cantabrians think they have above-average driving skills but think much less of others on the road.
A pregnant woman has been taken to Christchurch Hospital after a house fire in the central city.
Fireworks are believed to have caused a large hedge fire bordering a Christchurch golf club.
After a long battle with depression, a Christchurch mum returned to athletics and now has nine gold medals.
A fleeing driver has critical injuries after an early morning police pursuit in Christchurch.
A website which identified high school students and made allegations of sexual and physical assault and under-age sex has been shut down.
A pedestrian who was struck by a vehicle in Parklands has died in hospital.