Hobby beekeepers are keeping the bee industry buzzing.
Glider pilot killed in North Otago was Canterbury Gliding Club member.
Timaru's first world championship sporting event reached a fitting crescendo.
Smokefree zones in Timaru could extend to parks,council carparks and the botanic gardens.
Defending champs go down to golden goal at bike polo world championships.
It ends this weekend for the Waihi Bush Music Festival in Woodbury after 20 years.
3:26 PM Waimate Centennial School has dropped class sizes by nearly a third to aid student achievement this year.
The deliberate backfiring of a car saw a Timaru man issued with an infringement notice.
Strike bowler Ed Nuttall struck with two early wickets to give Canterbury a fighting chance of toppling Auckland in their Plunket Shield clash at Christchurch's Hagley Oval.
Timaru impressive speed skater Nicole Begg kept her unbeaten 12-year-old record intact at the New Zealand Bank Track Championships.
The Crusaders will introduce more of their All Blacks for Thursday's game against the Highlanders near Gore after a rousing first-up pre-season win over the Reds in Brisbane.
The defending champions went down to a golden goal at the World Hardcourt Bike Polo Championships in Timaru.
Marc Maskery brought bike polo to Timaru from Christchurch.
It might be time for one of John Key's confidantes to ask him an important question.
OPINION: Are Aussies just harder than Kiwis? Please, don't shout.
OPINION: Derek Burrows was moved by a war exhibition that hinted at the horrors his grandfather faced a century ago.
EDITORIAL: Encouraging more people into more study will improve the chances New Zealand can further diversify its economy.
OPINION: It's amazing how quickly something completely unexpected becomes an accepted part of daily life.
The truth is out. Oamaru's little blue penguins are Australian.
Grabbed, tied to a chair and flour bombed on the street corner - welcome to workplace traditions.
Dealing in second-hand goods has provided its fair share of brow-raising moments, but trying to on-sell 16 urinal jugs has been one of the more entertaining for one Geraldine shop owner.
With a music festival, sports and cultural activities, South Canterbury has the long weekend covered.
Building of the Observatory Retirement Village in Oamaru begins on Monday.