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.
A man charged with arson after a massive fire at a North Canterbury tyre stockpile can be named for the first time.
Twelve bare land development sites in an expanding industrial estate north of Christchurch have been placed on the market.
Police have released the name of the man who died after a single vehicle crash in Amberley last Saturday night.
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.
The Government's Tourism Infrastructure Fund has been reopened and the regions hardest hit by a lack of overseas visitors will get priority, the Tourism Minister announced in Kaikōura today.
Enterprise North Canterbury says it has been flooded with enquiries since last year’s lockdown, as residents take the opportunity to re-examine their goals.
The principal of Oxford Area School has provided a short but vivid description of how the master plan for his school’s $10 million redevelopment is taking shape.
A flyride proposed at Hanmer Springs will whisk passengers down a 500 metre course on Conical Hill in little over a minute.
Canterbury rugby legend and former All Blacks coach Grizz Wyllie is finally leaving his beloved province behind as he prepares to move north after selling the farm.
Six months ago 31-year-old Melissa Ewings from Clarence, north of Kaikoura, went for a walk - and was never seen again.
All police in New Zealand will be issued with personal tourniquets as the risk of frontline danger - including shootings and stabbings - increases.
A teen arrested after a police officer was stabbed in the arm while attending a reported family harm call-out has appeared in court and been remanded in custody.
A tiny North Canterbury town is hoping to attract families back to its community through an affordable housing scheme.
A police officer has been stabbed in the arm while responding to a domestic incident in North Canterbury.
Amberley St John is receiving a huge boost in personnel, with six paid staff joining the volunteer base.
The Sidey family’s links to the Hawarden A&P Association date back to the show’s origins in 1907 - and they'll be at the helm again on Saturday.