The Canterbury District Health Board has warned people to stay away from Lake Pegasus after potentially toxic algae was found.
A British woman finally has the right to remain in New Zealand after 15 years of "uncertainty" on one-year visas.
The same company bringing Kmart to Ashburton opened a $3 million office complex in the town last week.
An application to open a Thirsty Liquor bottle store in a Canterbury town's business area has been declined.
Canterbury's big cat mystery has deepened after another sighting of an animal that may be a cat or may be a panther cub.
A man had meth and cannabis in his system and had driven close to 1500km in less than 48 hours when he crashed after failing to see a stop sign in Geraldine, leaving a woman with serious head injuries.
Police have confirmed one person has died and another three have been hospitalised in a crash involving a horse float just outside Rangiora in North Canterbury.
A show about two Canterbury women pretending to be dogs has been entertaining people in the South Island's rural backwaters.
People living near a Canterbury forest will meet with fire chiefs on Thursday to learn what they should do if a blaze, similar to that at Lake Ohau, breaks out this summer.
Amid the devastation caused by the Lake Ohau fire, one builder is back at work and determined to see the village return to what it was.
More than 100 pilot whales and bottlenose dolphins are dead after being stranded on the Chatham Islands.
The heart-stopping moment a truck collided with a car near a Canterbury town has been captured on camera.
Fiona Hewett was left bloody, bruised and traumatised after she was attacked by two dogs while out walking with her daughter and their golden retriever Ivy.