3 min ago A man's hand was left "just" hanging on after a machete attack near Dunedin.
4 min ago Super fans of The Boss are gathering outside the arena with posters in hand just hours out from the start of his Christchurch show.
10 min ago High temperatures could force Ashburton's only indoor swimming pool to shut its doors.
15 min ago Christchurch Art Gallery's restaurant - closed since the earthquakes - will be reopened by well-known restaurateur Tony Astle.
1:51 PM Camera footage shows driver repeatedly weaving over centreline on one of NZ's most tricky roads.
On the eve of the 6th anniversary of the Christchurch earthquake, hero Michael Harford is back - but now he's working for The Boss.
The designer of Christchurch's earthquake memorial has a gift for designing memorials half a world away.
After much debate, the Canterbury Earthquake National Memorial opens this week.
Some families who lost relatives in the 2011 quake say the white chair memorial is inappropriate and they want it gone.
Another obstacle faces the group hoping to take Southern Response to court in a class action.
Kaikoura business owners say they need it, but Government's tight-lipped about the future of its payment for quake-hit firms.
In 50 years at Customs, Ray Harper has seen changes in technology, drug busts, and human behaviour "a bit different".
All tracks and open areas are off limits while firefighters dampen hot spots.
North Canterbury's famous Christmas Country Fete is on the move after finding a new owner.
Over 18,000 claims for building damage and nearly 3000 for building and contents.
High temperatures could force Ashburton's only indoor swimming pool to shut its doors.
Christchurch mayor takes responsibility for communication problems during the Port Hills fire.
A manslaughter trial has begun in Timaru over the death of Ashburton man Arran James Gairns.
Were firefighters pulled out too soon in Christchurch? What's up at Civil Defence? And when can residents go home?
The painful wait is over - more than 1400 fire evacuees able to return to check their homes as cordons lift.
Police reassure the public they are not in danger after a 14-year-old girl was reportedly attacked on a West Coast walking track.
Substation fault wipes out electricity for 12,000 Transpower customers.
For six years a group of Westport volunteers have worked to transform a muddy sea of gorse by hand into stunning cycle trails.
Families left "absolutely gutted" as efforts to get charges against Pike River's former boss reinstated fail.
Shelley Crooks, who survived for six weeks lost in West Coast bush, is one step closer to home.