A person has died after their vehicle crashed east of Methven in Canterbury.
It’s been a roller-coaster ride for South Canterbury farmers Kelly and Morgan Campbell since their cattle were the first in NZ to be depopulated due to Mycoplasma bovis. But they've come out the other side with a new business venture.
Ashburton district councillors will hold an open workshop with the public about replacing its old and unused “whatever it takes” slogan.
After years of searching, Canterbury ecologist Mike Bowie has finally found the Liffey’s overwintering colony of monarch butterflies.
Nose-diving into a paddock in a light plane has not put North Canterbury 73-year-old Alan Macdonald off flying.
Thrill-seekers will get a chance to head off-road on Sunday in the inaugural Ashburton Can-Am river run to raise money for St John ambulance.
Four students from Mount Hutt College are working on a project to enhance the Methven Dog Park and plan on providing some entertainment for the visiting canines.
St John volunteers have been rocked by vandals trashing community rooms at an ambulance station in Canterbury.
A slogan Mayor Neil Brown's been thinking of that might encapsulate that agricultural identity of Ashburton is The Heart of the Mainland
A Canterbury builder who had tools and a trailer stolen, valued at about $30,000, believes thieves may be stealing to order.
An Oamaru man who ran an international online child-pornography ring has been jailed for four years.
Emergency planners expect the Selwyn district to bounce back quicker than other areas if the Alpine Fault ruptures - but Arthur’s Pass is likely to be evacuated in a big quake.
All eight elected members of the Ashburton District Council have backed a move to ditch the district's derided slogan.
Can you provide a forever home to one of the cute, furry kittens or adult cats at the Mid Canterbury Animal Welfare Centre?
Hororata Domain is ready to glow on Saturday with a crowd of 10,000 expected at the Hororata Glow Festival.