Mid Canterbury Selwyn
About 5.30am, a father opened his door to the police. He was told his son had been driving and three friends were dead.
Southern tops the Mid Canterbury Watters Cup standings while Prebbleton had a long awaited win over Lincoln In Ellesmere's Coleman Shield.
Country music in New Zealand is more than just cowboy hats and rhinestone suits, and an Ashburton singer is aiming to show his home town fans just that.
Pedestrian controlled traffic lights are being investigated as a potential option for Rakaia, to make it safer for people to get from one side of town to the other.
More than 11000 staff hours helped extinguish the massive Port Hills blaze.
Waihora serve Southbridge a wake up call in Ellesmere's Coleman Shield while Mid Canterbury's Watters Cup had Celtic and Southern score wins.
Uni leadership looks to research, our future economy and a Dutch university for solutions.
Police inquiries continuing after 15-year-old girl reportedly followed by suspicious man near Christchurch.
Ashburton sport skydiver Lee Barraclough is hoping to recover from a shoulder operation in time to compete at the World Games in Poland.
On May 31, 1983, the British and Irish Lions visited Ashburton and played Mid Canterbury.
Southbridge finished on top in the Luisetti Seeds Combined Country Cup.
Canterbury high school "all safe" after being evacuated because of bomb threat.
The crash involved a car, truck and power pole near Ashburton, with crane called in to clear road.
A report kept secret for a year said Lincoln University should merge or face possible closure.
Court Theatre's annual interschools theatresports competition kicks off next month and Christchurch schools are getting ready.
The High Court has revealed the jail sentences of a man and a woman found guilty of the manslaughter of Ashburton man Arran Gairns.
Several Canterbury club rugby players may miss rescheduled Sunday final for religious reasons.
Rakaia will host Southbridge in the Luisetti Seeds Combined Country cup final on Sunday.
Snow to 600m in parts of the South Island, while the deep south escapes with fine weather.
Toko Parata, 19, has been found thanks to a member of public contacting police.
Silver Fern Farms has confirmed it will close its plant near Ashburton, making 370 people redundant.
Eight has been cut to four in the Luisetti Seeds Combined Country Cup.
Fire crews have battled a factory fire near Ashburton on Tuesday night.
Police want to speak with anyone who may know where missing Ashburton teen Toko Parata is.
Tony Williams raided the ATM he was supposed to guard, burying most of the cash in his garden.
Three ewes were shot and left to bleed out and die on a Canterbury farm.
A brand new legend of Te Wai Pounamu (the South Island) will wing its way to kids all over Canterbury from next week.
They didn't know each other, but on a dark country road their fates intersected in a tragic way.
Silver Fern Farms said its deal with a Chinese firm would benefit NZ. So far, the opposite has happened.
The defending champions snuck into the Luisetti Seeds Combined Country Cup playoffs for a rematch with Southbridge.