Family and friends have serious concerns for the welfare of a woman last seen heading for a walk near the Clarence River.
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A Canterbury rest home has been criticised for its lack of attention and responsiveness to a man's deteriorating condition.
Spring is in the air and Cantabrians are celebrating at the annual All Together Kaiapoi Spring Festival which starts today and finishes with Party in the Park on Sunday.
Firefighters have spent the night monitoring two large scrub fires in Canterbury which are now under control.
Fire crews are battling a large out-of-control fire near the Canterbury resort town of Hanmer Springs.
A heartbroken Canterbury mum has spoken out about her "kind, steady and loving" teenage son who died tragically after falling 30 metres down a hill.
A man who murdered a North Canterbury schoolgirl and buried her in a shallow grave - placing an old car bonnet and a dead cat on top of her crude resting place - has been refused parole.
A close-knit Canterbury community is in shock after a teenager died from injuries suffered at the weekend.
A petition opposing a planned quarry at the Rangiora Racecourse has drawn more than 4000 signatures.
A glitzy extravaganza will light up Rangiora for four nights this month as organisers forge ahead with the Rangiora Light and Sound Festival.
Three people are in hospital and staff and shoppers were evacuated from a North Canterbury mall and nearby shops after reports of a gas leak.
A group set up in North Canterbury to "rescue unwanted or dumped chickens" has launched a fundraising page.