Parking in Ashburton's CBD is about to get more difficult - and retailers are worried.
Mid Canterbury principals, teachers and parents want vaping products sold from special R18 shops to help stop young people becoming addicted to nicotine.
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.
There are battered oysters, mussels and up to 10 species of fresh fish on the menu at new Allenton restaurant Docks Bar & Seafood Grill.
The organisers of Boulevard Day in Ashburton have pulled the plug on the 2020 event over concerns about the re-emergence of Covid-19.
Three rural Canterbury school students called for a reduced speed limit outside their school this week - and they didn’t mince their words.
A Canterbury family who were on the cusp of gaining residence in NZ when coronavirus struck now fear their immigration dream may be over.
Police investigating an alleged incident in which an unknown man got into a woman's car then assaulted her need the public's help.
By Toni WilliamsAshburton’s Ruth Brokenshire has earned her second restaurant manager of the year title across the McDonald’s national franchise.
The wheels on Beckley Coachlines' tour buses have not rolled since March 14 - but that is now set to change.
With new alert level 1 restrictions in place, it’s full steam ahead for the annual Ashburton College ball and student organisers couldn’t be happier.
Esther Hunter is crediting her dog Cucciola with raising the alarm and alerting her to a fire that severely damaged her Canterbury rental home.
The next exhibition at Ashburton Museum will showcase a small section of design work from well-known Ashburton architect William “Billy” Thomas.
Seven staff at Mid Canterbury's tourism promotion agency have been made redundant as the Methven i-SITE closes and tourism promotion changes.
If you've ever stopped in Ashburton to buy a good book before a long trip, it was probably Helen Bruce who sold or recommended it to you.