Waimakariri MP Matt Doocey is now a front-bencher and the highest-ranked Canterbury MP in National's new caucus line-up.
A plaque honouring the wartime service of animals has been unveiled at the Rangiora War Memorial Cenotaph.
There is one confirmed case of Covid-19 in the Nelson-Tasman region who visited locations in Nelson, Richmond and Māpua.
State Highway 1 between Kaikōura and Blenheim has been partially blocked after a ute and tanker collided.
Steve Kerr and Russell Smillie first met when they were both working on a stud farm in North Canterbury many years ago.
Staff whooped and hollered as the Rangiora Vet Centre was announced the supreme award winner at the recent North Canterbury Business Awards.
When daybreak revealed the chaotic aftermath of the earthquake that ripped through Kaikoura five years ago, Andrew Spencer did what came naturally, he grabbed his camera.
The man responsible for a massive fire at a North Canterbury tyre stockpile in January has been sent to prison.
A Canterbury tenant has accused his landlord of jacking up his rent by $60 a week as retaliation for winning a $1000 payout at the Tenancy Tribunal.
Hanmer Springs' businesses gearing up for a busy summer say they’re facing an "urgent crisis" with staff and accommodation shortages.
Necropsies on eight adult seals have revealed they were shot dead on the Kaikōura coast, while a cause of death could not be determined for 11 others including a pup.
The new farm manager at one of New Zealand's biggest sheep and beef properties in North Canterbury has hit the ground running.
A driver of a New Zealand Post courier van has suffered serious injuries after a crash near Rangiora with a light truck.
A diverse range of wines and styles were lined up at this year’s Amberley A&P Show Alpine Pacific Wine Challenge.
Private Canterbury farm walk businesses are taking a financial hit due to cancellations from Aucklanders unable to travel - with some losing 40 per cent of their bookings.