A bet between a father and son over a bottle of gin has changed Tom Batchelor's life and made him a household name - but the biggest winner of all could be his band, The River Jesters.
Mayor Kelvin Coe is congratulating the community for its efforts in helping people through the recent winter blasts.
Canterbury East Federation of Women's Institute members came together for a deserving cause on Friday - celebrating their annual Quiz Co day at Ladbrooks Hall with a nautical theme.
Greenpark's township Committee is preparing to circulate a questionnaire to see what type of facility the district's ratepayers want to replace their earthquake-damaged hall.
Ellesmere's senior rugby side plays its final warm-up match today before the annual Southbridge shield encounter.
A team of North Canterbury Fish and Game staff and volunteers undertook a fish salvage on behalf of Trustpower.