Auckland priest has been named by Pope Francis as new Catholic bishop of Hamilton.
1:12pm Mackenzie district nonagenarian, Catriona Baker (nee Burnett), passed away peacefully in Fairlie on November 13.
A blaze in the Scenic Reserve on Thursday night has sparked firefighters' concerns.
Warnings have been issued regarding a toxic algae found in the Waihao and Temuka rivers.
A man in his early 20s was seriously injured when the tractor he was driving rolled on an Albury property.
A reconnaissance trip around rivers in the southern part of the central South Island earlier this week reveals that most rivers are in very low flow.
That changes are required in our rules allowing overseas tourists to drive here is no better illustrated than in the coroner's findings into Grant Roberts' death.
Former Timaru Herald editor John Hardcastle - an early 20th century scientific thinker - is starting to get the recognition he deserves.
Rod Tempero has built plenty of cars over the years, but his latest project may be his finest yet.
A hailstorm may cost a South Canterbury orchard company up to two thirds of its apple crop.
Last month had me so busy I've barely had time to sit down and think, let alone write.
More than 100 teenagers are expected for a fun event in Timaru with a serious message - suicide.
Should Timaru drop its community Christmas dinner?Related story: Festive dinner under threat
• Email or call (03) 687 1383
• Website ideas: Email or tweet us
• Book an ad: Email or call (03) 687-1337
• Place a classfied ad: Email
or call (03) 687-1395
• Subscribe: Email
or call (03) 687 1392 or 0800 100 129
• No paper click here
• Stop or start your paper click here
• Buy a photo
• View or sign up for the Digital Edition
• Discover how to use Newspapers in Education
• Make timaruherald.co.nz your homepage
View obituaries from around the region.
View marriage and birth notices from around the region