The same company bringing Kmart to Ashburton opened a $3 million office complex in the town last week.
Helen Argyle has cleaned up at a Canterbury 9-hole golf competition despite having open heart surgery just 12 months ago.
A Canterbury family is demanding to know why there was no health and safety investigation into the truck crash that killed their daughter.
Hundreds of flowers have been placed in the foyer at Ashburton Hospital - and are being given away to anyone who visits.
Rangitata MP Jo Luxton hopes to confirm a new electorate office for Ashburton by the end of the month.
A year on from producing the pinnacle of her trainers’ career, Dee And Gee prepares to defend her New Zealand Cup crown without the woman who dotes on her the most.
A Canterbury beach needs a windmill to generate power to pump water into its lagoon - making the whole area more attractive to birds and people.
Three hundred new residential sections have been identified in an outline development plan for a new Canterbury subdivision.
Sue Furndorfler was once a pupil at Methven Primary - and now she has been tasked with leading the school and its 285 pupils into the future.
A group of Canterbury army cadets who took out a national area skills competition have returned home in style on a Royal New Zealand Air Force C130 Hercules.
Kim Woods has spent years in the grocery trade in Christchurch but now she is taking on a new challenge - the Netherby Four Square in Ashburton.
A bittern called Boomer is the star of a small book with a big message by a Canterbury author and a well-known painter.
The Trikes NZ roadshow rolled into the Ashburton this week, showcasing trikes of all shapes, sizes and price tags.
A buried fuel tank from the mid-20th century has been unearthed during a renewal project in the centre of Ashburton.
Stargazers associated with a Canterbury astronomy group have been checking out the night sky for the past 50 years.