The Waimakariri District Council's innovative approach to earthquake recovery planning has been declared world-leading, with the project taking top honours in an international planning award.
A flowering cherry tree has been planted in the grounds of Loburn School to mark the school's 150th anniversary.
Poppy might be a miniature dachshund but the message the diminutive dog is helping spread is a big one.
Southbrook School's inaugural spring market fundraiser got a great boost from one of the school's young pupils.
The Tipapa woolshed in Greta Valley was a blaze of colour for the annual spring show. Check out all the competition results here.
People can now get mental health support from one place, as part of a plan to improve health services across the Hurunui and Kaikoura districts.
A Canterbury council are set to receive a pay rise, with the mayor likely to get $14k more than the previous mayor.
If the 'commuter buses' are approved, it will mean a possible rates hike for those in the Waimakariri.
Stu Reed seeks beer cans out far and wide and reckons he probably has the biggest collection in the country.