Temperatures are tipped to reach 23 degrees Celsius in Canterbury on Sunday.
Every day David Bowie's team saves lives. Sometimes this happens in mid-air while they're flying past the stars.
John and Joan Robinson still don't know who killed their son in 1998, but they aren't giving up hope.
David Robinson's death on a remote West Coast beach is a classic whodunit, says detective.
Acting West Coast area commander Inspector Mel Aitken set to be appointed to the role permanently.
Severe lack of volunteers puts pressure on ambulance services in rural areas.
Motorists are being urged to take care as fog blankets much of Christchurch.
Christchurch will enjoy more blue skies as the mild autumn weather continues.
A beached fishing boat will take "bloody ages" to remove from one of New Zealand's most remote coastlines.
The Hokitika Wildfoods Festival has made a profit for the first time in at least five years.
"If that thing goes overnight, we're going to lose people." Locals say NZTA must move on massive slip.
It will be clear and crisp in Canterbury while other South Island centres can also expect a fine day.
The autumn sun is set to continue for Canterbury, while the West Coast is in for a few showers.
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.
Gold mining is helping to keep the West Coast in business, but a newcomer has raised some questions.
Volunteers put in ''mammoth'' effort to save a top Kiwi camp spot threatened by the sea.
It will be sunny and fresh for South Island on Thursday, but rain may appear by the weekend.
Jim Boult considers Queenstown mayoralty bid as candidates line up to lead towns and regions.
Photos saved on memory stick showed men boating up West Coast river to tend to hidden cannabis crop.
A planned open-cast coal mine could bring $20 million and 64 much-needed jobs to the region.
Blue skies and light winds greet most of the South Island, with a fine day ahead.
The sun will be out for much of the South Island on Tuesday as a settled weather system arrives.
Drug smuggling accused appoints human rights lawyer Craig Tuck to clear his name.
Greymouth police are investigating a drive-by shooting incident on the West Coast.
After a week of taking cannabis oil, cancer sufferer Anna Osborne is sleeping better and no longer uses anti-nausea pills.
Bernie Monk has received his New Year Honour for his work following Pike River.
Man wanted in New Zealand on alleged child sex offences is on the run in Australia.
Cloudy skies and a highs of around 17 degrees are expected for South Island centres.
The proposal to build a road linking the northern West Coast and Tasman is still on the table.
Four West Coast councils sign up to a study on merging some services to save time and money.