Pair seriously injured

Police at the scene of a crash, where a car hit two people on Grahams Rd in Christchurch on Wednesday morning.

11:47 AM  Two people have been struck by a car in Grahams Rd in Christchurch.

Heavy rain, winds easing

The Otago Regional Council installed a barrier on the main railway line into Balclutha, where it goes through the flood ...

Wild weather around NZ is easing, but the country's second largest river is at levels not seen since 1999.

Car dealer wants anchor project land back

Miles Group operates several dealerships on a block of land between St Asaph and Tuam streets, bordered by Montreal St ...

A prominent businessman sold his land to the Crown for an anchor project. Now he wants it back.

Motorcyclist hit tree

A man was airlifted to hospital after a motorbike crash in Poolburn, Central Otago, early on Wednesday morning. (File photo)

A motorcyclist has been flown to hospital with serious injuries after he crashed into a tree in Central Otago

City living, if you have $1m video

Latimer Central homes on the corner of Hereford St and Latimer Square.

After six years Christchurch's first central city homes are ready, but you'll need more than $1m to buy one.

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Christchurch Earthquake 2011

Building a case on CTV ruins

Alan Reay's lawyers say the decision to dismiss a professional disciplinary complaint over the CTV building, was ...

Head of engineering firm behind collapsed CTV building might have faced disciplinary action but then he resigned.

Reay 'didn't resign to avoid discipline' video

The CTV site at approximately 4.30pm, 22 February 2011. (File photo)

Engineer Alan Reay did not resign from a professional organisation to avoid its disciplinary process, his lawyer says.

Among the ghost houses: Walking the residential red zone

Thanks to the people who loved this tree.

It's like a bankrupt golf course.

Quake inspires novel setting

Laura Melville has penned her first novel in a series, set in her home town of Kaiapoi. The book, Bitter Business, is ...

Author Laura Melville's debut novel draws on Canterbury's earthquakes, a missing person case and the challenges of raising teenage girls.

A father figure to children in need

Malcolm Campbell, picture with his dog Hoofus, has no children of his own but he has dedicated most of his life to ...

Malcolm Campbell has no children of his own but he dedicates most of his time to caring for children in need.

North Canterbury

Event set to bloom in Canty

A perfect exhibition rose according to Michael Brown.

North Canterbury is set to host its first National Rose Show.

Cattle couple named local heroes

Kay and Philip Worthington have received a local hero medal for their work with young people and livestock.

Kay and Philip Worthington have been acknowledged for their work teaching high school students how to handle animals safely.

After-hours healthcare for Hurunui

Rural residents in the Hurunui district can now benefit from after-hours medical care.

Local GPs have teamed up with St John to improve after-hours care in rural North Canterbury.

Replacements show class despite loss

Cricketer Rupert Young was a standout for Canterbury Country on the weekend despite their loss to Canterbury A. (File Photo)

Canterbury Country lost a high-scoring shootout against Canterbury A after losing two of its biggest guns on the eve of the match.

Check microchips, prevent heartache

Alfie the cat was posthumously reunited with his owner after being missing for 13 months.

Before taking in or feeding a stray cat, get its microchip scanned in a bid to reunite it with its owner.

Mid Canterbury Selwyn

Cost cuts for science centre

An interior view of the planned Lincoln University and AgResearch joint facility. Plans for its development have so far ...

Funding yet to land for Lincoln University project after development plans lacked key contractual details.

Cell tower spot questioned video

Following the initial granting of resource consent, the Selwyn District Council has received an application to vary the ...

Two sisters furious over plans for a cellphone tower in front of their building.

Dairy robbed in 45 seconds

The Springston Dairy on Leeston Rd was robbed by four men in June. Harrison Blackburn has admitted he was involved.

A 21-year-old man has admitted being part of a group that used a knife to rob a rural Canterbury dairy.

Thousands turn out for Celtic culture

Sword bearer Bruce Nell and chieftain Patrick Hellier march in front of the City of Christchurch Pipe Band at the ...

A flurry of tartan could be seen flocking to Hororata on Saturday as 9000 people turned out for the annual highland games.

Pedestrian killed on highway

A woman has died after being hit by a car on State Highway 1 near the Synlait milk processing plant. (File photo)

A woman has been struck and killed by a car on State Highway 1 in Canterbury.

West Coast

Motorcyclist allegedly drink-driving

Motorcyclists stop in Blackball in 2016 as part of the annual Tribute 29 Pike River Memorial Run. (File photo)

Man allegedly over drink-driving limit when he crashed motorcycle, causing the death of a woman during the Pike River memorial ride.

Pike River inquest could be reopened

Chief Coroner Judge Deborah Marshall says the Pike River inquest could be reopened if new evidence or remains are found.

Chief coroner suggests the inquest into the Pike River mine disaster could be reopened after authorities re-enter the mine's drift.

Families call out names of Pike 29 video

Minister Responsible for Pike River Andrew Little is greeted by Pike River families at the Pike River memorial on the ...

The first time they were allowed at the mine portal, someone yelled their son's name. Others soon followed suit. Now it's a tradition.

Motorbike passenger dies in crash

The Pike River memorial bike ride in Blackball in 2016.  (FILE PHOTO)

Jayne Jamieson, 52, died during the Tribute 29 Pike River Memorial Run.

$20m for new health centre

More than a thousand people marched in Westport  in 2017 to protest the proposed Buller Integrated Family Health Centre. ...

Westport will get a $20m new Buller Health Centre to replace its aging hospital.

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