The new mayor for Waimakariri says he will be starting his job on Monday in earnest.
Mount Hutt College has held its first mock crash day in many years to to illustrate the dangers of drink driving and to target students who are beginning to learn to drive.
Darfield flanker Haigh Jebson was named senior player of the year at the annual Ellesmere Rugby Awards on Friday night at the Dunsandel Community Centre.
Residents will have a chance to get some tips on waste reduction and recycling at the Rangiora Show.
Community stalwart Rosa Bennett, who is nearing 90, is the humble recipient of an honorary Age Concern New Zealand's Dignity Champion award, and it took her by surprise.
A longstanding friendship with Christchurch architect Sir Miles Warren has resulted in a unique fundraising opportunity for North Canterbury Riding for the Disabled (NCRD).
Garden lovers have just a few weeks to wait until the 2019 Hurunui Garden Festival on Friday, November 1.
Ashburton Art Gallery stalwart Anne Carr has been recognised for her dedication and support for the facility with an honorary life membership.
Amateur brewer Todd Grieve was among the flurry of people getting their entries in for the Ashburton A&P Show competitions last week.