4:00 PM More than $40k of stolen goods found after raid on stores including a LOTR jeweller.
4:59 PM A tourist driver has to pay $35,000 to a cyclist he clipped with a campervan who was left in a coma.
4:06 PM Brother of woman who died says his sister had "the world's most contagious laugh"
3:50 PM Jail is likely for a man who has admitted 129 charges involving body-building drugs.
Police say a woman bit a man who sexually attacked her in a late-night incident.
At its core was an inferno, and like a normal tornado, it picked up everything in its path.
8 min ago The Westland District Council's assets manager is being investigated by the Serious Fraud Office.
4:24 PM Quake-hit Hurunui and Kaikoura may miss out on a social recovery programme due to a funding gap.
Property investor Antony Gough is busy building The Terrace development again, and says this time there will be no stopping him.
Anglican leaders want taxpayers to foot the bill if the money for the $100m Christ Church Cathedral restoration can't be raised, sources say.
Christchurch is transforming as anchor projects get under way .
New cafes, shops and markets, along the reopening of old favourites, will mark year seven of the Christchurch rebuild.
The "physical proof" of Christchurch's post-earthquake rebuild will be revealed this year, Otakaro says.
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Chamberlains Ford is all but withered into a puddle, filled with slime. But its swimming quality is marked as "good".
OPINION: Even the most reasonable, level-headed people can be reduced to a hot ranting mess by parking tickets.
NZers' all-consuming love of sport is at the heart of the Commerce Commission's decision to reject a merger between Sky and Vodafone.
OPINION: Before too many spades slice the soil or seed is sown, we need forethought and planning to get replanting the Port Hills right.
Kaikoura businesses are desperate for an extension to the wage subsidy that has kept them afloat since the November earthquake.
Smiths City will donate to firefighters who will also enjoy a free ticket and drink at the BNZ Crusaders match against the Brumbies.
Summerset's rapid expansion now includes dementia care centres.
Overseas visitors expecting pristine countryside are being put off by NZ's pollution.
Meth-tainted houses may be quite safe depending on the level of contamination.
In the Black Caps and out the next, it's been a frustrating summer for unwanted legspinner.
Roncalli College First XV is allowed a combined team in the Crusaders Schools Championships, starting this season.
Usually a picture of stability, the Crusaders have undergone significant changes in recent months.
Canterbury United veteran endures most frustrating season of long career.
They haven't won a Super Rugby round-one game in Christchurch in seven years.
We help readers track down a dish from a restaurant or cafe.
The non-ablative laser stimulates collagen growth and tightens skin without removing any skin layers.
A tour makes it possible to go from central Christchurch to Middle Earth – and back – in a day.
Sun will peak through clouds in most centres on Friday, as we usher in the last weekend of February.