Housing projects in Kaikoura are set to be fast-tracked, thanks to a $7.8 million Government cash injection.
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Kaiapoi North School’s innovative approach to teaching literacy has caught the attention of the Government.
It was the biggest single dumping of animals in at least 10 years - and one that shocked the Christchurch SPCA.
A man who will be sentenced next month for manslaughter over the death of his young son in a high-speed crash near Rangiora has been refused release on electronic bail.
"Sticking to the plan" has come at the cost of an average 10.5 per cent rates rise for Hurunui residents.
The chief executive of the Waimakariri District Council, Jim Harland, has resigned for health reasons.
The justice system is forcing the police to put a price on a Māori carving - allegedly stolen from a Canterbury pa - that they regard as priceless.
Riders of all ages took part in one of NZ’s fastest mountain bike races on the banks of the Waimakariri River at the weekend.
A retirement village being built on 16ha of land in central Amberley has been delayed due to trouble sourcing building supplies.
A small and intimate funeral for former Rangiora woman Joanne Ingham was held in Wellington on Friday morning.