Timaru's air pollution levels have exceeded environment standards for the 13th time this year.
A caravan at Temuka Holiday Park was set alight on Thursday morning.
An unknown fault tripped a protection device, causing power to be disconnected to some Timaru households on Wednesday night.
A smoke alarm saved the lives of a West Coast couple after their house caught on fire.
Hammer wielding teens punched a dairy owner in the face during a Timaru armed robbery.
Timaru's Bruce and Harry Washington are leading the Peking to Paris Endurance Rally at the halfway stage.
A collection of contemporary pottery will inspire artists in Timaru.
New Zealand energy experts are teaching locals in Afghanistan to run their own energy systems.
Three Timaru suburbs experienced a power cut on Wednesday afternoon.
Seminar teaches safe relationships as New Zealand women continue to die at the hands of their partners.
Timaru Hospital has consent to burn coal until 2029.
Waitaki Gardians - a street patrol in Oamaru - has been disbanded and effectively replaced by volunteers.
The organisers of this weekend's Scruffs' Dog Show, near Timaru, expect a good line up.
Plans for a new youth centre in Timaru have been put on hold.
The prosecution case has wrapped up in the trial of a man accused of strangling his then-wife.
More people will be diagnosed with dementia than cancer in the next five to ten years, Alzheimers NZ says.
Waimate ratepayers should have better water and wastewater facilities this financial year.
When Alan O'Hara first began work on his Mark IV Zephyr he assumed it was going to be a short fix. Three years later ...
"Front line workers" for organisations in South Canterbury could be entering meth contaminated properties.
Construction is underway on a shed which will house a new vintage truck museum in Timaru.
Turning her annual concert into a talent quest is one way a Timaru dance teacher is helping fund a youth centre.
The preliminary findings of a review into Waitaki health services have been revealed.
The trial of a man who allegedly strangled his wife continued in Timaru on Tuesday.
Timaru could attract older tourists if it became an age-friendly city.
Rate rises confirmed for Timaru and Waimate ratepayers.
A woman who gave a phone scammer a piece of her mind is the second Hyundai Herald Hero.
A middle-aged man will be charged after side-swiping one car, then running into the back of a second.
There have been calls to address a looming shortage of housing for the elderly in the Mackenzie.
Those between 18 and 65 years of age could pay more to catch the bus in Timaru from July 4.
A third generation stonemason from Northern Ireland visits Mount Peel to strengthen the Church of the Holy Innocents.