The home of Canterbury horse trainers Tony and Lyn Prendergast went up in flames a few hours after fire crews thought they had put out an earlier blaze.
Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel is back at work this week after the death of her husband Rob Davidson.
World-renowned infectious diseases expert Professor David Murdoch has been awarded the University of Otago’s highest distinction.
An Otago-raised Canterbury horse trainer who died of cancer on Sunday had lost his house in a fire a week earlier.
The New Conservative Party has distanced itself from a supporter who put up a sign in Christchurch showing Adolf Hitler alongside Jacinda Ardern and Minister of Health Chris Hipkins.
A person who was critically injured in a crash near Christchurch on Tuesday has died.
It's been three months since two Christchurch City Council-run facilities were identified as the main cause of a foul odour in the city's east - but the smell hasn't got any better.
Messages written throughout the central city suggest the same anti-lockdown sentiment that has plagued countries overseas is alive and well in Christchurch.
A Canterbury man in his 20s held off a group armed with pool cues and wrenches who tried to get into his caravan.
One of Canterbury’s best known publicans is about to get back into the game.
The husband of Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel, lawyer Rob Davidson, has died after a lengthy battle with cancer.
Christchurch city councillor Melanie Coker spends on average 30 hours a week fulfilling her council duties while receiving a six-figure salary from the ratepayer.
Bully Hayes Restaurant & Bar in Akaroa is set to change its controversial name in October.
Canterbury teenager Maddie Collins' second transplanted kidney had to be removed on Tuesday after her body rejected it.
Nine closed landfills across Christchurch filled with "unknown materials" could be vulnerable to releasing waste into rivers and the sea.
The restoration of Christ Church Cathedral will cost more than previously thought.
Christchurch City Council says it is pulling out all the stops to make sure construction work on the $473 million Canterbury Multi-Use Arena is ready to start early next year.
Christchurch Mayor Lianne Dalziel is taking a leave of absence as her husband continues to battle prostate cancer.
One person has been killed in a crash on State Highway 1, Redwood Pass, this morning.
WorkSafe has filed charges following an investigation into a gas explosion at a Christchurch house that injured six people in July last year.