At least three people have been admitted to intensive care and others treated within 24 hours in Christchurch due to synthetic cannabis.
Telling Christchurch its quakes were "not important at all" and the city should "let it go" is "hurtful", say bereaved and injured.
Traffic was held up along one of Christchurch's busiest roads after four vehicles collided.
Man whose boat lies on a Christchurch beach claims to have heart condition and is selling "as is, where is".
Japanese man is so worried about nuclear war, he bought a Christchurch home and built a concrete bunker under the yard.
This empty North Canterbury beach is calling out for a spring picnic.
A new wine research centre in Blenheim has appointed a Lincoln University professor to help shape the centre's science programme.
Life is full of potential juice and yet so few people allow themselves to give it a little squeeze.
A North Canterbury dairy has become the first in the South Island to go smokefree.
An ordinary looking Canterbury house has a surprise underneath - it can float.