Christchurch's northern motorway has reopened after bricks fell off a trailer.
An "over-friendly" man has tried to kiss a woman who had a young child with her.
Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious assault in Riccarton last weekend.
An "over-friendly" man has been harassing women in Northwood by trying to kiss them.
Gourmet burger outlet known for odd-ball burger names will open on Riccarton Rd in January.
When Lou Fyfe looked out the window saw smoke she had a "gut feeling" something was wrong.
An elderly woman rescued from a burning bedroom in her Casebrook home is now in critical condition.
Police are hunting for two men who robbed a man at knife-point as he walked home from work.
Vandals go on rampage in Te Whariki subdivision, setting fire to machinery and smashing windows.
Cyclists made the most of the warm weekend to hit the reopened McLeans Island trails.
Expert British craftsmen are returning Riccarton House to its former glory - with improvements for safety and convenience.
A man accused of a murder in Redwood is in psychiatric care and is too unwell to give his lawyer instructions.
Investigators are at the scene of suspicious fire which destroyed a house on the edge of the red zone.
Burnside-based software company made false quake-related insurance claim of $700,000.
From Bolivian streets to Papanui: 'I love NZ'
When Hayley Wilton met Deyvi, he stopped in the midst of performing cartwheels at his Bolivian orphanage to ask: Do you love me now?
Phonetically is it Hi Hi or Hey Hey? Not even those who live in Hei Hei can agree on that one.
Cancer survivor Joshua Plimmer was baffled to receive a fine for not wearing a seatbelt on doctor's orders.
An investigation is underway after an intellectually disabled girl at Brackenridge suffered carpet burns.
Drivers are advised to avoid Halswell Junction Rd after a digger hit a gas main.
A quiet night in a Riccarton flat watching rugby descended into chaos when 150 people turned up.
A policeman who grabbed a football linesman by the throat has been discharged without conviction.
The man killed in a crash in north Canterbury on Saturday has been named as Kyle Evan Tiweka.
Two men have suffered serious stab wounds during a clash between two groups outside a Merivale bar.
Swimming pools open for summer
The first of Christchurch's outdoor pools have opened for the summer, with eager swimmers traipsing along to enjoy Show Weekend's warm weather.
Another Christchurch wrecking yard could be shut after chopping up vehicles it should not have.
A taxi has ploughed into a power pole in Shirley and two cars have collided on the northern motorway.
A man has been arrested after performing an "indecent act" at Merivale Mall's car park.
Missing Willow returns needing amputation
A three-year-old cat tested its nine lives after losing a limb and several toes while apparently caught in a gin trap in Christchurch.
Prostitutes, police and city council will meet in a bid to resolve problems on Manchester St.
A van has hit several cars before ploughing into a fence in Christchurch this morning.
A 13-year-old boy is in hospital after being hit by a car.
Fast-food chain Wendy's is predicting world-record breaking sales during its Christchurch store re-opening.
Do you know this man?
Police release photographs of man, who held up Mobil Caltex in Redwood last night.
Woman calls out apologies to her family, then collapses and sobs as judge sentences her to prison.
Partridge Jewellers opened its first local store in Riccarton Mall due to growing confidence in the local economy.
New joy after losing baby Jayden in quake
Three years after earthquake tragedy, mother finds fresh start with arrival of two baby girls.
Police have recovered a weapon from the Christchurch house where a man was allegedly murdered.
A 24-year-old has been remanded in custody and charged with murder after a man was fatally wounded last night.
Popular restaurant Rotherhams will remain closed until further notice after the death of its owner and chef.
Canterbury Uni plans a $1.1b campus modernisation project claimed to be "one of the largest building projects in NZ".
An elderly man involved in a crash near Belfast last week has died.
Canterbury University gets a $260 million government cash injection to get back on its feet.
''Brazen'' thieves have pinched a caravan from a Christchurch driveway while its owners were tucked up in bed.
A $40 million shopping centre will be built at Christchurch's biggest subdivision.
The cause of a mystery smell that descended over Christchurch may never be known.
A cyclist has been hit by a car in Christchurch and motorists are warned of a diesel spill in Kaiapoi.
Motorists are experiencing delays on Christchurch's Johns Rd due to a slippery diesel spill.
An elderly man is in critical condition after his car hit a truck this morning.
A Christchurch science teacher has been named the most inspiring primary teacher in the country.
Police are seeking information from the public after vicious assault on a woman in Nunweek Park.
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