Timaru Boys' High School's Cameron and David Ellis are the best pair of secondary school indoor bowlers in the country.
Environment Canterbury says it is concerned about vehicles getting into strife in local rivers, adding harsh punishments can be handed out for serious incidents.
Divers have taken new samples from the South Canterbury lake at the centre of chemical dumping.
John Walton says he has had the stern flag of the Wahine in his possession since 1968, and until now has only ever told a handful of people.
Tekapo Springs has announced it will open three new hot pools in time for Christmas.
Kaye McMurray just sold a painting for $850 at the IHC Art Awards in Wellington where she was a finalist.
Temuka St Joseph's School is one of 11 finalists in the Treemendous outdoor makeover competition.
Timaru guidance counsellor Tony Bunting turns to his daughter for professional acting tips.
Knowing her history, especially World War II history and the part people played in it,is vital to Russian singer Yulia.
Police executed a search warrant on an Oamaru house at 8am on Saturday and located seven grams of methamphetamine, along with a quantity of cash.
Jetstar will not fly to Timaru any time soon.
Volunteers and members of Waimate's Rod & Gun Club, will protect game birds during their nesting season.
Timaru experienced its 26th high air pollution day on Saturday.
A drunk Timaru man could not find his way home on Sunday morning.
Rain and cloud are forecast for most areas of South Canterbury.
Broken letterboxes and wing mirrors are among the debris left in Timaru's College Rd after a destructive Friday night.
Fairfax photographers captured some of the weekend's happenings in Timaru.
When Dakota McMahon found a whale rib, he thought it was driftwood
Investors in Hubbard Management Funds (HMF) had a nervous wait over the weekend to find out what they will ultimately receive from the statutory managers.
A two-thirds empty car park is losing Timaru District Council $10,000 a year, a council report suggests.
Timaru-based firm Heartland Design and Print wins the South Canterbury Business Excellence Awards supreme award.
Four drunken confessions have been the downfall of a Wellington man who has been convicted on driving charges.
Vivienne Smith worked in hairdressing in Timaru for 51 years before her retirement last year.
More than 500 people referred to specialist in South Canterbury were told ailments were not considered severe enough for surgery in 2014.
A new plan aims to rejuvenate South Island towns facing aging populations and economic decline.
Meals on Wheels is in decline and the South Canterbury District Health Board chief executive hopes the change is due to choice not hardship.
The tracks of the Alps 2 Ocean cycle trail will be completed, with a $935,000 cash injection from the government confirmed.
A near perfect audit on Timaru's aged care hospital, Talbot Park, found only one area requiring improvement.
A St Andrews School rock band had success at the Otago regional section of the Bandquest competition.