People living near a Canterbury forest will meet with fire chiefs on Thursday to learn what they should do if a blaze, similar to that at Lake Ohau, breaks out this summer.
The heart-stopping moment a truck collided with a car near a Canterbury town has been captured on camera.
Part of a new Canterbury sports centre has been named after a top former Kiwi cricketer who advocated for its construction.
Santa needs help finding his reindeer this Christmas - and the residents of a Canterbury township have been chosen for the job.
The Education Minister has unveiled school building projects across the South Island, including a new $20 million primary school for 400 pupils in Rolleston.
Colleen Cole started Highland dancing as a five-year-old and 76 years later she is still immersed in a quintessentially Scottish passion in Christchurch.
A drunk driver found with meth in his system after a horror head-on crash that killed a Canterbury midwife near West Melton has been jailed for more than five years.
Selwyn Mayor Sam Broughton and local business owner Phil Dean have almost finished a marathon 180km bike ride from the mountains to the sea for men’s health.
New data has revealed a Canterbury district has the lowest crime rate in New Zealand. Matt Slaughter spoke to residents about what makes their area safe.
Eunice Edgecombe says her late father Les Horne will be looking down with pride after she won a Canterbury garden competition.
Police say they will be "out and about more at night" after seeing a high number of heavily intoxicated drivers on Canterbury roads recently.
Broken windows and doors, a dug-out trench, extensive carpet stains and burned knives used to smoke cannabis were discovered during a routine inspection at a Prebbleton property.
A former Canterbury council manager who stole about $25,500 from her employer and a group which provides technology help to seniors has been sentenced.
More people wanted a Countdown in Lincoln than opposed it - but it hasn’t stopped an independent commissioner from turning down its resource consent bid.