21102014 News Photo: supplied/Timaru Herald. Graphic of a new hotel to be built in Tekapo

Delays for resort

Developer says it could be months before work starts on Lake Tekapo resort.

Pills at the tills

The Pill.

Is Timaru ready for contraceptive pills sold over the counter?

Fine weather for South Canterbury

8:23 AM  Fine weather forecast for South Canterbury today after heavy rain in the high country on Wednesday.

Talbot Park reviewed

The future of Timaru's Talbot Park is under review.

Still no sign of missing hunter

There are still no updates on the search for missing Dunedin hunter Murray Edge.

Terminally ill Fijian allowed to stay

A terminally ill Fijian overstayer has been granted a visitor visa.

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Strong winds through Arthur's Pass

RAY DAY: Sunrise over the Waimakariri River in Arthur's Pass National Park.

8:40 AM  Strong winds could make driving hazardous through the central South Island on Thursday.

Vehicles cranked up to raise funds

Old traction engines are being cranked up to raise funds for the Fairlie Heritage Museum.

May's Timaru cafes for sale

Police notebook: May 6, 2015


Roncalli too strong for Craighead

Geraldine High School's Tianna Curtis looks for options in her side's 30-20 victory over St Pats at the Southern Trust Events Centre.

Roncalli have confirmed their status as the best secondary school netball team in South Canterbury.

TBHS cleans up golf

Timaru Boys' High School were a class above in Aoraki golf.

240614 SPORT Andy Jackson / Taranaki Daily News. A Good Life sports profile series.  Stratford Hockey player Lara Williams, 17, training at the TET Hockey turf in Stratford.

Boys' High and Wakanui draw

Penalty corner blues keep Timaru Boys' High School hockey team from notching their second win in a row.


Tax on salt unpalatable

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Tricky, tricky, tricky. A tax on salt to stop us eating so much of it.

It's-a-swinging we will go

OPINION: I readily admit I’ve led a sheltered life and can sometimes be extremely naive, but ...

130812.Photo:Peter Drury/Waikato Times. Solid Energy coal stock pile near Huntly West/Rotowaro

Letters to editor: May 5

A call to ban the sale of coal with a high sulphur content has drawn a suggestion from model engineering enthusiast Hayden Brown.


Mother and daughter go for gold

Katrina Hurley-Gibbins and daughter Mekeisha Hurley will compete individually in their first Gold Guitar Award in May.

Katrina Hurley-Gibbins and Mekeisha Hurley are going for gold - gold guitars that is.

Art on 46 Nen Street

Neroli Cottam's home once had a basement. Now it has an art gallery.

Tristan Joseph Campbell-Cowan arrived in the world at 4:47am on May 3, nine hours after Kate Middleton gave birth to her daughter.

Laura's royal baby

Laura Wallace and Alistair Campbell-Cowan were amused to discover they were expecting a baby the same time as the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge.

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