A section of State Highway 7 in Canterbury has reopened after a crash on Friday afternoon but motorists are still being told to expect delays.
An accountant with experience in global risk management has been appointed to a Selwyn District Council subcommittee.
A father charged with dangerous driving after his six-year-old son died in a crash now faces a new charge of manslaughter.
Mid Canterbury principals, teachers and parents want vaping products sold from special R18 shops to help stop young people becoming addicted to nicotine.
The prioritisation of a $15 million ‘nice-to-have’ cycleway over Woodend residents’ safety is a kick in the guts for the community, says Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey.
NZ Defence Force soldiers have been training in choppers above Burnham Military Camp. NZ Herald senior journalist Kurt Bayer went along for the ride.
A group of Canterbury residents fighting a proposed waste plant expansion nearby are welcoming the possibility of it going straight to the Environment Court.
Still on steroids and seeing the physio, Peter Walker hit a hole-in-one at the Ashburton Golf Club’s Brandon course.
An Ashburton dairy farming company has been fined almost $300,000 for failing to ensure migrant workers understood health and safety risks.
Canterbury residents will gather on Thursday to discuss their opposition to a proposed expansion of a nearby coal mine.
The Department of Conservation has upset the Game Animal Council over a lack of ''meaningful consultation'' in regard to the management of Himalayan Tahr in the Southern Alps.
A group of students from a Canterbury high school have been recognised in the business world for developing an eco-friendly shoe cleaning kit.
The spray-painting of swastikas at the main entrance of an Oamaru school has left students reeling, as tensions continue to rise ahead of a rugby game.
The planned shut down of the Selwyn Aquatic Centre for an upgrade has been reduced from six weeks to a day.
FreshChoice Prebbleton opened the doors of its new store to the public last Tuesday morning and celebrated with speeches from guests including Mayor Sam Broughton and a ribbon-cutting ceremony.