Methven’s Kimberley Wallace has been running survival training for scientists and research officers on sub-Antarctic Macquarie Island.
Ashburton Car Club president Shayne Adams will be remembered at the club’s annual street sprints next month with the 2021 event being named in his honour.
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About 24 firefighters battled a large hay fire in Winslow near Ashburton on Monday morning.
A horror jet boat crash on a scenic South Island lake has ended with two men convicted and fined in the Christchurch District Court.
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.
More than 100 people attended a meeting at Burnside High to discuss the level of nitrates in Canterbury's drinking water.
Carolyn Macey-Rai’s personal health has never been better since taking on a challenge to improve it.
A Mid Canterbury school principal believes the use of phones in schools needs to be carefully managed.
Margaret Taylor was just 12-years-old when she joined the St John Cadets in Sumner, setting up a life-long association with the organisation that has spanned 72 years and counting.
A former Mt Hutt College student was in his home town last week to warn people to be better prepared for the 8.0 magnitude alpine quake that scientists like him say is inevitable.
Police have released the name of the man who died following a crash in the Ashburton Lakes area at the weekend before Easter.
A student has been suspended from a Mid Canterbury high school after a serious incident in which another young person was reportedly deliberately filmed and humiliated.
About $13 million of tourism infrastructure funding is on the way, with Kaikoura, MacKenzie - Aoraki Mt Cook, Queenstown Lakes, Fiordland and South Westland identified as priority areas for grants.
Newly-crowned Aorangi FMG Young Farmer of the Year Dale McAlwee will head to the grand final in Christchurch in July.
Ashburton District Council remains upbeat as a multi-million dollar overhaul of the town centre continues to make headway.
Barbora Padertova is on a mission, walking 1300km to raise money for Heart Kids Canterbury and a Methven family whose 13-year-old son is waiting for a heart transplant.
The Tinwald viaduct will become a one way, left turn only on to State Highway 1 under proposed plans to improve road safety and highway access.