Officials fear alcohol-fuelled violence and sexual disease consultations will surge in Kaikoura.
The Kaikoura earthquake has raised seabeds, hills and now a foodtruck.
Kaikoura tradespeople are being overwhelmed as they come under increasing pressure to complete work after the November earthquake.
A feasibility study for a new Kaikoura pool complex will help get sports in the town back on their feet.
Injured in the quake, her home destroyed and her baby born 12 weeks early. This mum is grateful for the help of Ronald McDonald House.
Road contractors return to school in their efforts to repair State Highway 1, literally.
MBIE wants building owner punished, Tenancy Tribunal is told.
OPINION: The Cook Strait could be the only way to bring in vital supplies, but the docks will likely be broken for weeks.
Report into Wellington's quake-test buildings makes nine key recommendations.
Wellington mayor urges building owners to do the right thing and be up front with tenants.
Workers have left central Wellington building after earthquake tests.
Wellington came dangerously close to running dry after the city's main water supply pipe sprang a leak.
We know New Zealand is precariously situated, and a deadly natural disaster is possible. So what's the real risk to your life?
Those who felt the 1855 quake knew more recent settlers had no idea, and history would repeat.
OPINION: I don't want our city to be the subject of global ridicule when the power goes out for weeks.
A single substation failing in Brooklyn could cut the capital's power for a month.