Crusaders supporter Toby Carpenter (left) and Highlanders supporter Olly George both think their team will win the Super ...

Super friendly clash for Timaru

Crusaders and Highlanders fans are in for a treat when the two sides clash in Timaru in July.

Westpac admits issues

The Westpac ATM, the ony one in Fairlie, which has broken down again this week.

Westpac admits service in Fairlie not up to scratch following complaints over ATM.

Not just a 'little church committee'

2 min ago  The National Council of Women SC is determined to keep an eye on council business.

Park extension mulled

Discussions underway to expand Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park boundary.

Drama community to air concerns

Drama community calls meeting with council to discuss concerns over theatre.

Crash victim named

Police name man killed in crash near Lake Ohau on Anzac Day as Rowan Yeager.

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Show to help an arts student

Actress Helen Moulder will star as Gloria in upcoming show Gloria's Handbag.

A show will help fund a scholarship for an up and coming Timaru artist.

Anzac service shortened

Anzac dawn services may become significantly shorter in the future, but the South Canterbury RSA is adamant the tradition is not under threat.

Grassroots start for coastal conservation

Mental health services praised


Rams sign reinforcments

Canterbury Rams guard McKenzie Moore will arrive back in Christchurch next week.

Last year's league MVP McKenzie Moore is one of two players set to boost the Canterbury Rams.

Harlequins and Old Boys impress

Harlequins' Kaylee Dawson and Timaru Girls' Ella Broomhall battling it out in the opening round of the South Canterbury ...

Harlequins and Old Boys looked impressive early in their wins over Timaru Girls' High and Geraldine High School.

Eagles tournament set for St Andrews Golf Club

St Andrews Golf Club will host an Aorangi Golf Eagles Society fundraising tournament on Thursday.

There will be plenty of golfers on display at the St Andrews Golf Club on Thursday.

Boys' High finish second in Anzac tournament

Timaru Boys' High School's Oli Anderson, left, puts his body on the line against Shirley Boys' High School.

A late Oli Anderson goal helped Timaru Boys' to second place in the Anzac Hockey tournament in Timaru.

Losing 'stigma' huge barrier for Tactix

Former Silver Ferns captain Belinda Colling says the Tactix losing 'stigma' is a major issue for the franchise.

 Former Silver Ferns captain concerned about constant losing and lack of Canterbury netballers in Tactix.


Seeing my new home for the first time

A sunrise Lewis Taylor's boarding house.

It was a sleepy afternoon at Christchurch Airport.

Taking a canal on Capone's boat

Vessels large and small take advantage of the canal passage. Here a small yacht is dwarfed by a large freighter as they ...

 I've just returned from an overseas trip and I didn't attempt to smuggle illicit substances into the countries I visited.

Recognising the value of the vital

Teaching is on one of those highly skilled roles vital to our society which I believe are undervalued.

It seems to me that as a species we have a real problem in assigning value appropriately.

Is a Sunday without shopping so hard?

Rotorua Mayor Steve Chadwick, McLeods Booksellers' Michael Byrne and MP Todd McClay in celebratory mood ahead of the ...

It's a gripe of mine that comes around as regularly as Easter.

Kids pay price for our stupidity

Grantlea Downs primary school has defended its decision to prevent the HPV vaccine being given to pupils on school grounds.

OPINION: Truth was abandoned as a Timaru school revealed it was withdrawing from an immunisation programme.

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Show to help an arts student

Actress Helen Moulder will star as Gloria in upcoming show Gloria's Handbag.

A show will help fund a scholarship for an up and coming Timaru artist.

First Autumn Festival in Twizel

Twizel Promotions and Development Association events coordinator Debra Hunter ahead of the first Twizel Autumn Festival ...

A new festival for Twizel will celebrate the Mackenzie's "stunning" scenery.

What's on this weekend?

Justice's of the Peace are available to sign documents at the Timaru Library on Saturday mornings.

Find a bargain at one of the many markets taking place around South Canterbury this weekend.

Food stall helps fund trip

Lily Shields and Abby Meynell sold food at the Southern Alps Country Music Awards to help fund their trip to New York.

 Selling savouries to help fund trip to New York.

Busy Steam Up at Pleasant Point video

Charissa and Couper Gerbich of Timaru enjoy the open air.

Good numbers at Steam Up in spite of A&P Show.


Honouring sacrifice

Lone bugles and quiet hush, poems of rememberance and those who survived WWII, and other more recent wars and peacekeeping missions marked Anzac Day in South Canterbury.

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