Covid-19 has not stopped a Canterbury council planning a 700 percent increase in the annual licence fee for its Selwyn Huts settlement.
The Selwyn district's draft Annual Plan will go out for public consultation in April even though NZ will still be in lockdown.
Three fire crews spent more than two hours battling a large hedge fire south of Christchurch this morning.
Several community events in Selwyn have been postponed due to Covid-19 lockdown, which begins at 11.59pm tomorrow.
Any decision to help some people in Canterbury pay their rates bills during the impending lockdown is likely to come from the Government, the Selwyn District Council says.
The Rolleston Raptors have won the men's grade in the Hornby Action Indoor Sports basketball league.
Cheviot and Leeston-Southbridge will battle it out for top honours in country cricket’s showcase final at Mainpower Oval in Rangiora on Saturday.
Firefighters in a small Canterbury township were called after a blaze in a burn-out vehicle mysteriously re-ignited on Sunday.
The cause of a fire that engulfed an old hay shed in Canterbury in the early hours of Sunday morning is being investigated.
Holes have been cut into the sides of cows as part of an experiment at a Lincoln University research facility.
Canterbury residents fighting to stop a hazardous waste plant from opening in their community took their protest to the Christchurch City Council headquarters ton Thursday.
Residents believe their pressure on a Canterbury council has led to a decision to allow the public to have a say on a plan to build a Countdown supermarket in a new subdivision.
Four Lincoln University clubmates are set to tackle the FMG Young Farmer of the Year Tasman regional final this month.
A firefighter has been treated for smoke inhalation while battling a large scrub fire in rural Canterbury on Monday.
Selwyn Sounds on Saturday is being hailed as the best ever in the Canterbury music festival's four-year history.