Skifields celebrating

Biggest snow dump of the year has landed

A dismal ski season just got a whole lot better for South Island ski fields.
Temple Basin skifield

PM 'went missing'

1:43pm Winston Peters calls John Key a 'phoney' for allowing a tourism business to be shut down by the Flock Hill farm sale.

CTV designer to face the music

2:08pm David Harding's bid to avoid a disciplinary hearing over the CTV building collapse has failed.

Jimmy Barnes playing NZ

	 Jimmy Barnes 1:40pm Former Cold Chisel frontman Jimmy Barnes will play in Hamilton, Auckland, Christchurch and Dunedin.

Boatie's drowning a 'tragedy'

1:55pm Brad Stempa lived "21 adventure-packed years enjoying the outdoors", says grieving family.

Worker sacked over fridge theft

Tyre service worker sacked for stealing fridge didn't do it - though he probably knew about it.

Will spy scandal impact election?

GCSB's Waihopai Spy Base Revelations that the government may be spying on its citizens are momentous. | Public deserves answers | NZ spied on allies

Changing demography affects voting

Christchurch Central voters become older, richer and better educated, which could affect the seat.

Education a hot election topic

Water tax may hit farmers hard

Kay Giles

CPIT chief thrown in deep end

With her husband embarking on retirement, Kay Giles thought leaving busy Brisbane for a job in a sleepy Kiwi city was a good compromise for not doing so too.

The Aussie angle

Aussie rebuild Australians are arriving in larger numbers wanting to "avago" in the Christchurch rebuild.

Town Hall rebuild pushing forward

Council asking potential contractors to look for innovative ways to reduce cost of restoration.

How rebuilt cathedral could look

$3k scheme lures in workers

Knox Church

Knox rises from the rubble

A rebuilt copper-clad central-city church will be reopen in time for Christmas.

Rail service a smooth option

train A scenic journey from Christchurch to Kaikoura proves how easy a commuter rail service could be for Canterbury.

Editorial: Serious issues need answers

The much-ballyhooed Moment of Truth organised by Kim Dotcom was supposed to be the occasion on which he would reveal conclusive evidence that Prime Minister John Key had lied.

We deserve answers on surveillance

Big tick for democracy

Obama

Joe Bennett: It isn't easy being President

The job seems to have won. I, Barack Obama, have become my office.

New head for export association

EPL boss Tom Thomson Long-serving New Zealand Manufacturers and Exporters Association chief executive John Walley will step aside amid other changes at export lobby group.

Foodstuffs selling $20m warehouse

An old supermarket distribution centre will be converted for as many as five new businesses.

Final Fonterra report released

Cera set to hand over safety reins

stethoscope

Board shakeup at Ryman Healthcare

The NZX-listed company has announced two new directors and the departure of a long-serving board member.

Review: Shop Eight

Shop Eight Never before have I heard diners ask for more plates of the cabbage - a testament to the chef's quality.

Butchering since he was 16

The new face in the butchery at Woolston Market is actually an old face. Meet Steve Marquet.

Restaurant runners stopped in tracks

Selfies at the dinner table

Dunkin

Welcome to The Villas

The Coffee House has expanded to encompass two villas on Montreal St, plus Khao San Road Bar opens on Victoria St.

Fekitoa likely to get nod

MALAKAI FEKITOA Young No 13 set to start for ABs at second-five after Ma'a Nonu and Ryan Crotty ruled out of next week's test against Pumas.

CRFU cook-up off-field magic

An innovative marketing plan has crowds returning to AMI Stadium, but the balance sheet hasn't been compromised.

'Totally innocent' player caught

Lee-Lo let go by Crusaders

Tom Hubbard

Hubbard tastes more success

Previous experience on the Moutere course played an important role in Tom Hubbard's winning effort in the elite race of the Benchmark Homes cycling series.

Christchurch's top five walks

Lyttelton The Port Hills offer a bird's eye view across the expansive Canterbury Plains to the Southern Alps. Most tracks are now open and ready to explore.

The big cat lady

Every morning, Orana Wildlife Park's carnivore keeper is greeted with hugs and loud purring by Boo and Lion, the playful cheetah cubs.

Mackenzie mini-break

Garden City in bloom

Costas Taverna

Your guide to dining out: Part II

Take a culinary journey through The Americas and Europe without leaving Christchurch city limits.

Shop Eight

Review: Shop Eight

Never before have I heard diners ask for more plates of the cabbage - a testament to the chef's quality.

Dunkin

Welcome to The Villas

The Coffee House has expanded to encompass two villas on Montreal St, plus Khao San Road Bar opens on Victoria St.

deli

Butchering since he was 16

The new face in the butchery at Woolston Market is actually an old face. Meet Steve Marquet.

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Who should win a trip to Antarctica?

A geologist, a photographer and NZ Batman are amongst finalists hoping to win a trip to Antarctica.

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