A 44-year-old Twizel woman was one of two people killed on Canterbury roads in a 24-hour period at the start of the Easter break.
Police investigating an apparent murder-suicide of a couple say they had no history of domestic violence.
A campaign to make South Canterbury roads safe is amping up for Easter.
Timaru businesses stayed within the law when they closed for Easter Friday.
Enrolments at Aoraki Polytechnic are tracking closely to budget as the institution settles into its new academic year.
The Waimate District Council is forecasting a larger than expected deficit for this financial year.
For the eighth year an out-of-town couple are this weekend running the Geraldine Easter Art Extravaganza, which raises funds for the local primary school.
South Canterbury is set to send its biggest ever contingent of athletes to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in July.
A gutsy Old Boys outfit caused the upset of the Hamersley Cup senior rugby competition in taking down the previously unbeaten Harlequins 13-6.
It's cloudy again this morning. In fact, it's been gloomy weather now for what seems several weeks.
Timaru youth adviser Christine Cummings says involvement of families and communities in preventing suicide is "vital".
Timaru Herald chief photographer John Bisset was out and about South Canterbury during the weekend.
There is only so much grittiness an audience can take before they lose the will to live.
A lot of you will be familiar with comedian-personality Jesse Mulligan.
In December 2008, Auckland University released a report entitled The Health and Wellbeing of Secondary School Students in New Zealand.
Should the sale of legal highs be banned all together in Timaru?
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