The head of Synlait Milk has abruptly resigned after less than three years in the job.
A horror jet boat crash on a scenic South Island lake has ended with two men convicted and fined in the Christchurch District Court.
Christchurch's total monthly rainfall for March was 19mm - just 41 per cent of the normal amount for this time of year.
A staff member at Christchurch Men's Prison died suddenly while undertaking a physical readiness assessment on Wednesday.
The Mid Canterbury centre of the Cancer Society has launched a new greeting card fundraising campaign with local photographer Nel Davison.
Phil Garrett hopes to finally become the fastest person on a motorcycle in NZ this weekend when he makes the attempt in Ashburton.
Kaikōura is better placed than most districts when it comes to the cost of renewing old pipes and roads - largely because of the 2016 earthquake, a council report says.
"It’s going to be a full house," said Selwyn Sounds promoter David Parlane ahead of the event on Saturday.
More than 100 people attended a meeting at Burnside High to discuss the level of nitrates in Canterbury's drinking water.
A book detailing the impact one of North Otago’s most notorious crimes had on one of its participant’s family has stirred up controversy in the community almost 40 years on.
The first was a year 13 high school student who was airlifted out after suffering a medical event during a school tramp near Twizel.
The company that runs Mt Hutt, Coronet Peak and The Remarkables plans to hire another 200-300 staff to cater for Australian and NZ customers this winter.
Carolyn Macey-Rai’s personal health has never been better since taking on a challenge to improve it.
A man charged with arson after a massive fire at a North Canterbury tyre stockpile can be named for the first time.
A Mid Canterbury school principal believes the use of phones in schools needs to be carefully managed.
Human remains found in Mt Aspiring National Park have been identified as those of an Australian man who went missing more than 40 years ago.