On a German sidecar motorcycle are Glen Hewison, left, Mitchell Soper, Tommi Hewison, 9, Antony Smith, and Rod Harvey at ...

Big crowds get war experience video

A biennial Anzac event that re-enacts the sights and sounds of WWI drew in about 4000 people over two days.

'Recruitment' call

Fish and Game NZ has been told it must find new ways to recruit more members to mitigate its ageing membership.

Fish and Game NZ could face declining membership due to lack of youth interest, major report says.

Close match between builders

There was a close battle in the South Canterbury round of a nationwide building competition.

Whitebait worries

The Government has been warned NZ's whitebait population could be wiped out within the next 16 years.

'Quite a spectacle'

A motorcycle ride to support RSAs kicked off with 80 bikes and a 25-pounder gun heading towards Washdyke.

Stolen wheelchair returned video

Timaru pensioner has been reunited with the wheelchair which gets him out of the house.

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New song inspired from 'miles away' video

Former South Canterbury singer-songwriter Shayna King has released her new electro-pop single Miles Away.

Shayna King's conversations with an old Mountainview High School friend inspired her new single, Miles Away.

Brothers in arms in World War I

Max Haywood says his family's war story is probably similar to many other New Zealand families.

Large crowd expected

Gunning for Poppy Day collections

Opinion

Folau's blind spot is mine too

Welsh referee Nigel Owens said he asked to be "chemically castrated" when he suspected he might be gay.

OPINION: Make no mistake, being brought up in line with your gender identity is an example of privilege.

Resilience needed on every level

Damage in Punakaiki after flooding, caused by former cyclone Fehi, struck the West Coast earlier this year.

Edgecumbe, Granity, Hector just a random sample of spots hit by climate change-related extreme weather in NZ over the last 10 to 15 years.

Kindness in the face of its opposite

Taika Waititi starred in a video last year for the "Give Nothing To Racism" campaign, telling New Zealand, using his own ...

OPINION: I'm not often described as being 'anti'.

Transport plans must consider technology

Melbourne's light rail system has been used as an example of how it might look in Wellington's Lambton Quay.

OPINION: What exactly is a "fit for the future public transport system"?

This should be our bottom line

Ethan Mitchell, Eddie Dawkins and Sam Webster defended their team sprint gold at the Commonwealth Games on Thursday. As ...

OPINION: People matter.

We Are Timaru

Jaxon's fight for life and funding

Jaxon's parents spent countless painstaking hours teaching him how to communicate in three worded sentences.

Jaxon Moke's mum and dad have been fighting for his life since the day he was born. They just scored a win.

Brothers in arms in World War I

Waimate man Max Haywood lost two uncles in World War I.

Max Haywood says his family's war story is probably similar to many other New Zealand families.

Whitebait facing extinction

Whitebaiting is a New Zealand tradition.

The Government has been warned New Zealand's whitebait population could be wiped out within the next 16 years.

Large crowd expected

Preparing for Anzac In Action at the  Rangitata Island Aerodrome is Bob Calland in an almost completed replica 1915 ...

More than 5000 people are expected at a two-day Anzac event focused on war memorabilia this weekend.

Gunning for Poppy Day collections

Showing off the 1941 QF 25 Pounder Howitzer on Stafford St in Timaru on Poppy Day are, from left, Merv Tyree, John ...

The South Canterbury RSA may have uncovered a special weapon for its annual Poppy Day collection.

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New song inspired from 'miles away'

Shayna King's conversations with an old Mountainview High School friend inspired her new single, Miles Away.

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