Authorities are investigating this morning after an electric vehicle charging station exploded in North Canterbury yesterday.
The intense hailstorms in Canterbury have caused widespread damage to crops, including vegetables destined for the home and international markets.
A truck was lodged under a bridge in Oamaru - the latest of three similar incidents at the Humber St rail bridge since 2014.
The Selwyn Aquatic Centre re-opened on Friday morning after a storm damaged its ceiling, causing the facility to close.
Insurers could dodge millions of dollars in claims this week as hard-hit South Canterbury car yards find themselves underinsured for hail damage.
Police have released the name of the Canterbury man who died after his vehicle was struck by a falling boulder near Murchison.
The Waimakariri District Council's innovative approach to earthquake recovery planning has been declared world-leading, with the project taking top honours in an international planning award.
The MetService has lifted a severe weather warning for Christchurch. The warning was issued at 2.30pm on Wednesday after the MetService weather radar detected severe thunderstorms near Rakaia and...
A flowering cherry tree has been planted in the grounds of Loburn School to mark the school's 150th anniversary.
David Ford is inviting the community to take a walk around his impressive Tinwald garden and any donations will be passed to the Mid Canterbury Cancer Society.
Poppy might be a miniature dachshund but the message the diminutive dog is helping spread is a big one.
A man who used an axe to break into a computer store in Rangiora on the day of the owner's wife's funeral has been arrested.