The harvest of Perigord black truffles has started in Canterbury and a "price war" continues as values remain a third of historical prices.
A healthcare clinic in Hanmer Springs has been distributing material to its customers which claims the NZ Covid-19 vaccine rollout is illegal.
Tributes have poured in for the man allegedly murdered on a central Blenheim street on Sunday morning.
A Waimakariri district councillor was heartened by The Warehouse’s decision to stop selling fireworks - and now wants to see them restricted to public displays only.
Two of the 10 people charged with violent offences after an alleged murder in central Blenheim on Sunday will appear in court this afternoon.
A team of scientists in Canterbury think they may have found a way to produce maple syrup in New Zealand.
Former Cheviot District High School teacher Ian Nelson, 91, feels redundant for the first time in his life, thanks to banks ending cheques this month.
A Canterbury man is putting his redbands to the test today, undertaking a 100km run in gumboots to raise money for flood-stricken farmers.
The mayors of the Ashburton, Selwyn and Waimakariri districts say the extended state of emergency will aid in the recovery of Canterbury's worst-hit flood areas.
A small club at the back of Hanmer Springs Village has become the first ski field to open this season after severe weather brought a big dumping of snow.
A 64-year-old grandfather killed when a tree fell on his truck as he drove through Canterbury's Greta Valley on Monday has been described as a good bloke and great man taken too soon.
NZ's Climate Commissioner has told farmers to clean up their practices or risk international punishment.
Flood-stricken Canterbury farmers and growers are to get $500,000 from the Government after heavy rain devastated the region.
A horrific video has emerged showing the sheer force of the floodwaters that caused havoc for farmers across Canterbury.
The Ashley River estuary rose alarmingly in the high tide last night, lapping at the top of the vast stopbanks.
Emergency services responded to a serious crash involving a truck on State Highway 1 in North Canterbury on Monday.