8:34 PM A horse has died after a saddle slipped in the main arena at the Methven Rodeo.
The president of the New Zealand Rodeo Cowboys Association rejects claims animal welfare issues arose at the first rodeo of the season.
When Bill Youdale started school in the Pleasant Point district you got the strap if you were left-handed in an attempts to change you to the right.
Roncalli College student's speech on spending her life "in limbo" has won her a 10 day trip to Japan.
A power cut which affected nearly 3000 customers in Timaru and Pleasant Point on Saturday was caused when two high voltage lines came into contact with each other.