A Motueka van driver died in a "nasty" collision with car transport truck in the Buller Gorge.
A fitness guru, who was once a 'dropkick drunk', says the fitness industry is failing many who need it most.
Synthetic cannabis robbery goes wrong as getaway driver leaves one of two armed men behind.
Wasp densities in South Island beech forests are the highest on earth. Could mites be the solution?
Sex predator denied parole after expressing wish to remain in contact with prison pals.
One of the city's last remaining industrial stone buildings will stay open while $2m post-quake rebuild kicks off.
It is almost inevitable that the middle years involve some striving to optimise life, income, and hence enjoyment and to set up a hedge for the future.
The Christchurch Coastal Pathway group is aiming for the 6.5 kilometre track to become the most popular tourist attraction in the city.
When reading Inland Revenue's latest pronouncement on "excessive remuneration", I feel stuck between a rock and a hard place.
Men infiltrated Christchurch couchsurfing group with alleged "sexually charged motivations".
You've got to feel for Colin Slade. Two days after he wins an All Blacks test with a top kick, he's dropped.
Sweeping views of Lyttelton Harbour set the scene for a family home in Governors Bay.
The Irish cricket team's visit to Christchurch almost took a turn for the worst before they had even played a match.
More than 60 events, from pool parties to carol singing, will help people ''have a bit of fun'' this summer.
Christchurch musicians have been singled out by Billboard magazine.
Colourful and creepy creations hit the catwalk as D&A makeup design students show off their skills.
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