The funeral for former Rangiora woman Joanne Ingham will be held tomorrow.
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Two North Canterbury sisters are "pretty stoked" to win six gold medals in the Outstanding New Zealand Food Producer Awards.
Controversial former Canterbury-based NZ First MP Richard Prosser has died at the age of 55 in Britain.
A year after he was banned from harness racing for life, Rangiora-based trainer Mitchell Kerr has been put on home detention for fraud and forgery.
A Canterbury 15-year-old has rolled out a business that reuses plastic bottle tops by melting them down to make skateboard decks.
Rescuers spent 40min trying to save the life of a 7-year-old Christchurch boy who died when the 4WD he was in crashed in the Waipara River on Sunday.
The grieving sons of one of the infamous Ingham twins are "deeply saddened" after their mother died in unexplained circumstances at a Wellington motel.
They were the twin sisters of few words from Canterbury whose high seas stowaway adventure captivated the world's imagination 25 years ago.
Police say the body found near the Waimakariri River on Sunday is most likely that of a man who went missing last year.
One of the Ingham twins from Kaiapoi, who captured the public's attention in the late 1990s, has been found dead at a Wellington motel.
Since childhood, twin brothers Phil and Kevin Barker have been searching for the biggest and oldest native trees in NZ.
Police have named the 7-year-old boy who was killed when a vehicle plunged into a Canterbury river on Sunday.
Niklas Gebhardt has admitted the manslaughter of his 6-year-old son Lachlan in a fiery crash near Rangiora three years ago.
Two people and two dogs have been winched to safety in North Canterbury after becoming stuck due to rising river levels.