A new non-profit organisation in Tekapo is aiming to raise $35,000 through a Givealittle page to take the Mackenzie District Council to the High Court.
An inaugural agency expo for students and their parents hit the right note in Timaru on Friday.
The holdings company which plans to build a rendering plant in Washdyke, Timaru, has improved its environmental performance after a history of compliance issues in Taranaki.
Fire and Emergency New Zealand has responded to a fire on Caird Rd, Southburn, that began as a controlled burn.
Barry and Tracey Austin have realised a dream but have been forced to move on in the process.
A major investigation into the source of an E coli outbreak at Lake Ruataniwha has drawn a blank.
More than 130 international students were welcomed to South Canterbury by Timaru High School students and dignitaries on Friday.
Stig the Norwegian Forest cat has fans around the world after almost two years pilfering the neighbours, with no signs of slowing down.
One person received minor injuries in a two vehicle crash on King St on Friday morning.
Long-awaited safety improvements to a dangerous intersection began on the day another near miss highlighted the need for the work.
Timaru groups have settled into the town's new Multicultural Hub.
A Pleasant Point whitebaiter is urging people to make a submission on the proposed changes to regulations before it's too late.
Two new electric vehicle charging sites are planned for Timaru.
The impacts of coronavirus are being felt by several South Canterbury businesses as they are forced to adapt to changing demand for services and products.
Excitement is mounting at the Village Post Temuka which has sold three big winning Lotto tickets in the last eight days.
One person received moderate injuries in a two vehicle crash on State Highway 1 just north of Oamaru.
Albury School was evacuated for a possible fire on Thursday but no fire was found.
Aoraki Development's boss is excited to have the responsibility for tourism promotions of the Timaru District back under the organisation's control.
Roading work on Temuka's King St and Domain Ave began on Thursday.
A weekend of triathlons, Waimate family fun day, and an open mic night.
A motorcyclist has died following a crash on Pacific St in Timaru.
One person has sustained minor injuries in a Timaru crash.
Funding for eight Mid and South Canterbury foodbanks will enable them to continue to provide for those in need.
A Timaru central service station is to be redeveloped into a new unmanned operation.
Businesses across the South Island are still using a tyre recycler responsible for several stockpiles.
Waimate residents are about to get fee hikes of up to 25 per cent for council services, including rent increases of up to 18 per cent for those living in community housing.
A charitable trust which has pumped about $50,000 into South Canterbury has wound up after 52 years with a final donation.
South Canterbury's top police officer says his staff are targeting areas of high risk as latest figures show a significant jump in officer-issued speeding tickets.
Geraldine's Jo Walker has a historic family connection to the Canterbury Mounted Rifles Association.
From Russian villains to English butlers, to the Secret Intelligence Service's Paris chief, a Timaru-born television and film actor has played them all.