Nina would tell the staff at her retirement village: 'I'm going to be the oldest New Zealander one day.'
Scammers got a bit more than they bargained for when they randomly called a Christchurch fraud detective.
A homicide investigation has been launched following the death of a 29-year-old man.
A Christchurch school has been forced to close after fire gutted classrooms.
A police officer has received a formal warning after getting into a fight in central Christchurch while off-duty.
"It made me feel so good that someone had looked after our babies."
A man who was shot in the leg is recovering in Christchurch Hospital.
The store which was owned by a butcher who died suddenly has been purchased by a family friend.
He was screaming for help as he lay on the floor of a public toilet. Instead, someone came in and stole his phone.
A mother took matters into her own hands after her daughter’s electric ride-on car was stolen then posted for sale on Facebook just hours later.
Brian Wilson (85) is a name anyone in the horse racing industry will recognise. On Saturday, August 10, race three in the Grand National Festival of Racing’s first event was named ‘Brian Wilson 51 years a farrier’ in his honour.
When Marcel Geros grabbed a jogger on her regular early morning run, all she thought about was stopping herself from being dragged into a park.
Angela O'Connor has finally got what she asked for – an apology from the drunk driver who killed her daughter.
A young woman who died as a result of a crash in Christchurch had begged the driver, who was drunk and high, to stop so she could get out.
A plane has landed safely at Christchurch Airport after reports of it being smoke logged.
Six people are hurt, dozens have been evacuated and more than 20 homes damaged, including one left "totally blown apart", after a massive gas explosion left a Christchurch street looking like a war zone this morning.
Police have searched CCTV security camera footage to follow the accused mosque gunman on his route from Dunedin to Christchurch on March 15.
Nichola Crawford cannot fathom the kindness that has been shown to her following the brutal attack of her German shepherd Jerry.
An elderly man was allegedly attacked by a beggar outside a Christchurch supermarket.
A former Dunedin comedian was grabbed by the back of the head and pushed after he made a joke about white supremacists during a show.