South Canterbury children chanted slogans such as 'kids need to have fun to grow'.
Prime Minister John Key has made a whirlwind visit to South Canterbury.
More than 1000 costumes arrived in Timaru in June for Mamma Mia!
The PM has acknowledged that criteria for a new tourism fund may be "unfair".
Intercepted text messages tip police off to Pareroa man's meth dealing.
Heather Bailey has spent the last 37 years pouring beers for war veterans.
5:00 AM As remote Stewart Island's fire brigade celebrates its 50th, it is one of many volunteer crews that faces battles.
"Your crimes have ripped through time... It fills us with disgrace and hatred for you."
The Crusaders conceded five tries in their 42-25 loss to the Lions in Jo'burg.
Brad Tegelaars stepped up when it mattered most to send Pleasant Point into next weekend's Hamersley Cup final.
Hamersley Cup heads into a crucial showdown.
Jumps jockey bounces back from year of injuries to claim premiership in near perfect season.
Winning the South Canterbury sports award two years in a row was an unexpected surprise for former White Ferns cricketer Haidee Tiffen.
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OPINION: I've never been more pleased to live more than 20,000 kilometres from my homeland.
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As remote Stewart Island's fire brigade celebrates its 50th, it is one of many volunteer crews that faces battles.
Over 1000 costumes arrived in Timaru a few weeks ago for Mamma Mia!
Mamma Mia! Kick your weekend off with a spectacular start at the hottest musical in town.
Timaru's Miss Universe NZ candidate says the competition given her "a lot of confidence".
A Temuka man recently celebrated his 90th birthday at Phar Lap Racecourse.