It was a working bee with a difference, requiring strippers and an aircraft wing.
Timaru youth charged with assault and banned from the town's skatepark.
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".
13 min ago Ski fields around South Canterbury are finally getting some much needed snow with more predicted for the coming days.
6:08 PM A drunken man with an apparent vendetta against mailboxes went on destructive spree in Timaru on Saturday.
Mistakes cost the Crusaders dearly in the loss to the Lions in their Super Rugby quarterfinal match.
Pleasant Point are through to the Hamersley Cup final following a thrilling 24-23 victory over Waimate.
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.
Kiwis Tom Walsh and Eliza McCartney in top three in the final Diamond League athletics meeting before the Olympics.
OPINION: It all started so innocently.
OPINION: Surely solar power use should be encouraged, not penalised?
OPINION: What's the greatest trophy there is?
OPINION: I've never been more pleased to live more than 20,000 kilometres from my homeland.
OPINION: I read a good joke a few days ago. A new one.
Rural volunteer brigades struggle to get the volunteers, hardware and even water they need to serve their communities.
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.