A man drove at a crowd of South Canterbury pub patrons sparking a huge ''melee,'' court hears.
Murray Sanson left Tonga with a wooden pig. He left behind a wall.
"The ukulele is a way that grown up folk can have the first crack at playing an instrument."
Waimataitai School principal Jane Culhane has taken on the top job at the South Canterbury Principals' Association.
A proposed walking/mountain biking track around the shores of Lake Alexandrina is gathering opposition.
Labour slams CYF treatment of girl who first alleged caregiver Frank Russell Walmsley sexually abused her.
South Canterbury's SPCA may come under the umbrella of a national entity if a new proposal gets the green light.
People raced to help an elderly woman who tripped and fell at a pedestrian crossing near Timaru's library.
A preference for cremation is costing the Waitaki District Council thousands of dollars.
A woman in her 90s has been taken to hospital after a two-car crash in Oamaru.
Sex offender Frank Walmsley used it as a front and now EFT practitioner says she was paid by CYF to treat children affected by abuse.
''It was four young boys who thought doing something like that would be funny,'' say police after eels chucked at home.
Timaru and Oamaru residents support marine protection along the coastlines of their regions.
More than 90 per cent of patients that need secondary care are seen to specialists, South Canterbury District Health Board chief executive Nigel Trainor says.
Timaru's long-awaited new youth centre could be up and running by Spring.
A significant increase in the number of fowl in the Central South Island region is good news for game bird shooters.
Mayor Angus McKay faces potential challenger amid ongoing water controversy.
The number of incidents reported to WorkSafe is on the decline in South Canterbury.
A lack of understanding about the job could be putting people off standing for school boards.
A simple swipe of your driver's licence is all that is now needed to receive a roadside traffic ticket.
The Caroline Bay Association's president is the first outsider to announce her plans to run for Timaru District Council.
The impact of rates increases have been detailed by the Timaru District Council
Jessie Coombs, 21, died after his car collided with a truck north of Ashburton.
It's now or never for Timaru-born mountaineer Christine Jensen Burke to attempt to summit Annapurna, the 10th highest mountain in the world.
Reporter Jack Montgomerie reports on a recent trip to the sub-Sahara.
Unknown man walks out front door of rural Clandeboye house at 1am after he woke a dog and woman in house.
Pleasant Point boy soprano Jayden Walker has been busy during the school holidays working on his goal of being opera singer.
Two injured as people mover carrying children crashes near Fairlie.
They fixed the pot holes on Temuka's main drag, but then they just opened up again.
CYF caregiver and alternative medicine practitioner guilty of raping and molesting children in Oamaru.