School's hope to track pupils' good behaviour with microchip bracelets prompts concern from parents.
8:10am Firefighters kept busy as winds up to 130kmh level powerlines and fuel scrub fires over Canterbury.
OPINION: The people, I am told, want fancy bar snacks, not boring old fries. This is where 'the people' and I part ways.
8:27am A Dunedin man has pleaded guilty to the manslaughter of another man in a city bar in April.
5kg of needles were among more than 320,000kg of waste recovered from the red zone.
We could learn a thing or two from other cities' award-winning urban design projects.
On a sunny Saturday in winter, there is really nothing better than being a spectator at my daughter's netball game
Unhappy shareholders in car finance provider Motor Trade Finance have called a special meeting of shareholders for this month.
Johnny Moore's latest venture promises something a little different with its local produce and bistro-style menu.
The Crusaders coach cannot believe the Waratahs have ditched their fortress to chase the almighty dollar.
Dinner gets a perfect score at Addington's newest restaurant, where an open kitchen reveals the kitchen's secrets.
Except to see some quirky and original acts at Christchurch's first fringe festival this October.
Despite being kicked out of the country, journalist Luke Harding remains fascinated with Russia.
The time-honoured cuppa is making a new appearance in cocktails and canapes.
The menu is definitely extensive but the cafe is so busy it is possible to see the kitchen really does produce the many options.
The lower drink-driving limits from December are:Related story: Drink-drive limits lowered
• Newsroom 03-943 2827 or email email@example.com
• Classified Ads: 03-3778778 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
• Display and Online Ads: 03-3648285 or email email@example.com
• General inquiries: 03 379 0940
• Subscribe to The Press
• Deliveries, subscriptions, holiday stop/starts: 03 364 8464, or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
• No paper or holiday stop/starts: action online
• Buy a photo
• Newspaper subscribers - register for the digital edition
• Make press.co.nz your homepage
Read Press extras for Avenues, fashion, home design and weddings
Births, weddings, engagements
Death notices and in memoriam