Rural firefighters have been called to contain a blaze covering 30ha of tussock in the Danseys Pass area, after a controlled burn got out of hand.
One person is dead after a serious crash near the Pukaki Canal on Glen Lyon Road in the Mackenzie District.
Treatment plants are being installed in the district that will steralise water using ultra violetlight.
A head-on collision in South Canterbury between a Nissan vehicle and a Mitsubishi resulted from the Nissan driver's reaction to seeing what she thought was a poisonous spider in her car.
A small hut community now know the bill they will be footing to pay for their own wastewater system.
People parking in Lincoln Primary School’s ‘kiss and go’ area has prompted its principal Viv Butcher to meet with the district council to develop a new plan.
It has been named as one of the 20 fastest moving property "suburbs" in New Zealand over the past year — and it only has a population of about 3000.
The Canterbury Recreational Aircraft Club will hold an open day at Rangiora Airfield on Saturday, November 2.
The future of a successful rural safety programme for schools is in doubt as a funding shortfall looms.
Ava Hurst is living the life she wants despite becoming ''semi-tetraplegic'' after a head-on car crash.
Rural Canterbury blockholder David Moffett has launched a political party to help New Zealand farmers struggling with climate taxes.
The nation’s primary industries want practical solutions to incoming restrictions on nitrate use. Tim Fulton explores one of the possibilities, developed by genetics firm CRV Ambreed.
After more than 30 years of holding the Husqvarna dealership for Rangiora, Malcolm Mead is hanging up his chainsaw.