David Ayers had no idea, when he first considered standing for the Waimakariri mayoralty, that earthquake recovery would come to define his time in the job.
Pianist Anna Maksymova and cellist Tomas Hurnik will return to Rangiora's Chamber Gallery for a free performance this Sunday.
The proposed New World supermarket at a burgeoning subdivision has had its resource consent approved.
A fundraiser is not only helping to buy Amberley School kids stationery but also giving the business community a boost.
Firearms holders in Kaiapoi should not to leave it to the last moment to hand in their prohibited firearms, police say.
An aquasports park has been proposed but neighbours say it will devalue their properties should it go ahead.
After a wet start to the day, Cantabrians can expect a bit of a mixed bag for the weekend, with periods of rain and cold southerly winds.
A scientist who studied dolphins in Kaikōura was one of 33 passengers who died in a dive boat fire off the coast of Southern California.
The family of a Canterbury musician who died after being hit by a car last month are battling a woman they say is an "ex-girlfriend" to have his body released for a funeral.