Paul Abbott, who has caused concern with online dating activities in Marlborough, is in Canterbury, police say.
Police say Canterbury woman sold methamphetamine to fund her own addiction.
A diversion taking trucks and heavy vehicles away from Blenheim may still be on the cards.
Skye the Indian Ringneck parakeet might be the most famous bird in New Zealand.
Young people were up before sunrise cooking breakfast for volunteers.
Key clashes in round nine of Combined Country Cup decided the final makeup of the quarterfinals.
More strong winds and rain are expected for Canterbury on Sunday.
Landslides would close major highways for up to six months, isolating communities and limiting food supplies.
A rarely seen but 'quite beautiful' fish has washed up near Kaikoura.
Rangiora's main street has opened to two-way traffic for the first time since Canterbury's earthquakes.
The century-old Rangiora pub lies dormant as its owners wait for a quake insurance claim to be settled.
"Major train collision" in North Canterbury avoided thanks to the help of an unidentified passing motorist.
Rangiora High takes first place on opening night of Stage Challenge with an ode to milk.
A man described as "one of the good guys" has admitted that a moment of inattention killed his wife of 45 years in a crash
Shane Hawkins used to walk down the street "ready to fight" but has turned his life around for his son.
Thunder and strong wind expected for West coast, while Christchurch reaches 19C high.
Big investment could put Kaikoura Cheese on supermarket shelves next year.
Sun is expected throughout the South Island, although Dunedin will start the day with severe gales.
The classic Kiwi pastime causes more harm than many realise, so councils are taking steps to put a stop to it.
A new exhibition sheds light on the career path of young working mothers.
Severe storm warning issued for West Coast, but Christchurch should get only light rain.
Rangiora High commissioner to sell school-owned property to fund a student common room.
Kaikoura teacher moves down the road to move up the career ladder.
First dusting falls on Canterbury mountains, a month out from skifields opening.
Powerlines down and power outages as strong winds lash Canterbury.
Combined Country Cup rugby set for knock out matches to end the round robin.
The West Coast could be hammered by stormy weather on Monday.
A surprise asbestos discovery has forced the Hurunui District Council to seal off part of its building, including the mayor's office and council chambers.
A Mandeville man wants to encourage fellow North Cantabrians to try carpooling before ruling it out as a viable commuting option.
Claire Inkson explains the reality of life in the drought for farmers in North Canterbury.