Mid Canterbury Selwyn
David Cooze confronted Ashburton Work and Income shooter - now police have rewarded his bravery.
Woman pulled from burning car in critical condition had ploughed into the back of a milk tanker.
It's set to be a fine end to the week, with only light winds throughout the South Island.
Passersby pulled a critically injured woman from a burning car in Canterbury.
A series of powerful waves generated by storm winds from Australia hit the West Coast overnight.
Traffic is flowing after a crash partially blocked a state highway near Christchurch.
Trampers on a length-of-the-country trek are being blamed for a poo problem frustrating Lake Coleridge residents.
It will be a wet day throughout the South Island, with the West Coast set to get the most rain.
Southbridge remain the only unbeaten team in the Combined Country Cup after six rounds.
Ashburton Mayor Angus McKay has been cleared of wrongdoing after furore about water-bottling deal.
The week is set to get off to a wet and windy start for most of the South Island with thunder possible throughout.
A woman is dead after the motorbike she was riding collided with a car near Christchurch.
A man who flipped his ute into a Canterbury paddock was driving at more than three times the legal drink-driving limit.
Marcus Tucker's body was found burnt and dumped. He was known to rack up drug debts.
Sgt Dan Harker came up with his flashing stop sign after seeing 100 fatal crashes. It's ruined already.
Man, 21, denies more than 40 charges alleging burglaries and thefts around Selwyn.
More than half of Rolleston is now connected to fibre broadband.
Mystery surrounds unidentified body found dumped near remote lake, which police are treating as suspicious.
Police yet to identify person found dead near Doyleston, south of Christchurch.
Collision just north of Ashburton leaves car driver dead.
Rolleston Prison celebrated the 34th house to leave their construction yard, where prisoners refurbish earthquake-damaged red zone homes.
Sick of a wasp nest, a man decided to take action with a spray can and lighter. It didn't go well.
A 9-year-old boy was in the passenger seat of his dad's truck when it collided with a car in Rakaia.
It's going to be a foggy start to the day for Christchurch, while the West Coast is in for some heavy rain to end the week.
The new Ashburton community corrections site on Mona Square was opened on Tuesday by Corrections Minister Judith Collins.
Jim Boult considers Queenstown mayoralty bid as candidates line up to lead towns and regions.
A pre-flight checklist by an inexperienced rescue helicopter pilot could have prevented emergency landing.
Blue skies and light winds greet most of the South Island, with a fine day ahead.
Ashburton winners plan wedding, holiday in Dubai... and a Ford Focus as well as helping community.
Daryl Kitto's sister-in-law wants to hug the carer who witnessed him fall 40 metres to his death.