Thousands of South Canterbury students are set to benefit from new Communities of Learning approved for South Canterbury.
Waimate District councillors decided not to approve retrospective payments of more than $70,000 for the Waimate Event Centre, pending an investigation.
A $226 million irrigation scheme to funnel water from Lake Tekapo has been proposed to help water-starved farms in central South Canterbury.
When Bobbie Laurie first started the Waimate Information Centre, she would run after tourist buses to get them to stay.
A US man has injured his leg on a guided trip in Aoraki/Mt Cook National Park.
Removing graffiti from the heritage-listed council chambers presents 'significant challenges', council manager says.
The family of Jarrad Blackler accuse members of community of lying about the crash that claimed their son's life.
A Timaru artist wants to help get those with artistic talent noticed in the town.
Another block of land on Tekapo's lakefront has been sold as work on the big ticket town development heads into another summer.
Timaru fire service attended a dryer fire at the YMCA building on Latter St at about 9.30am.
Two men dead, two families ripped apart and finally more than a year on, Ricky Hartnett is punished.
A museum showing the visual history of South Canterbury will be unveiled to the public next year.
The mountain climbing season is off to a rocky start with two rescues and one fatality in Canterbury.
After 12 complaints from the public, Downer has been given two weeks to improve by the Waitaki District Council.
Surprise the catchall as politicians react to Prime Minister's resignation.
Mountain guide broke her arm and set off personal locator beacon in the middle of the night.
The Timaru cat which stowed away on a truck to Wanaka three weeks ago has been found.
Recovery plan pitched to help South Canterbury District Health Board meet Ministry of Health expectations.
New teachers will need to navigate a vastly different world to the one union leader Louise Green started teaching in.
A person had to be cut from their vehicle after it crashed off the Hakataramea Highway on Saturday.
From pastry chef to chairing two health boards - that's Murray Cleverley.
The Waimate Rodeo had an international flavour this year, with tourists from all over the world watching the competition.
The first week of summer may also signal the start of the Christmas shopping rush.
Calls for the Government to dig deeper into its pockets to fund tourism infrastructure have received the backing of the Mackenzie District mayor.
Waimate singer-songwriter shares a duet with her idol, and country music superstar, Keith Urban.
Maybe Santa traded in his reindeer and sleigh for a ute? He certainly did at the annual Geraldine Christmas Parade!
The head of the Mountain Safety Council New Zealand has praised the rescue team who rescued a man off Aoraki/Mt Cook.
The Timaru District Council has been given the tick of approval by Audit New Zealand.
A Timaru businessman has been appointed as a new spokesperson for a group of Timaru business stakeholders.
A Timaru teenager has achieved what many potential models only dream about - being offered a contract by a modelling agency.