Neighbour says Waipopo man who rescued his wife from burning building would have used "every bit of strength" he had.
South Canterbury businesses are concerned about the impact of Labour's water levy, but the party's water spokesman says their concerns are unjustified.
The wrong questions are being asked as to how to resolve Canterbury's polluted waterways, a professor says.
Enduring attraction to the Mackenzie made decision to move back to NZ an easy one for the council's new boss.
Company that unfairly fired brush hand while on sick leave also had to compensate an ex-staffer who was called a "baby killer".
A Pleasant Point students is preparing for the "trip of a lifetime" when she travels to Nepal as part of her Sir Edmund Hillary scholarship.
Blind faith in their luck was the only thing that saved several motorists from disaster between Twizel and Timaru at the weekend.
Royal Arcade has the potential to be a "vibrant" urban lane way, man says.
A Timaru man repeatedly punched a man in the face, then asked victim to drop assault charge.
The snow on Mt Dobson skifield is double the depth it usually is thanks to a wet July.
A man who tried to stab his brother during a Boxing Day row has been sentenced to community detention.
Two Timaru men are taking the health message on the road.
A final plea has been made for Environment Canterbury (ECan) not to approve its proposed regional air plan.
Timaru Fire Spinners gearing up to take their brand of entertainment to a wider audience.
Police are looking for information after the theft of six parking meters in Timaru.
An elderly man carried his wife over his shoulder to escape their home as it burned to the ground.
Meeting told Nick Smith will progress changes to national air standards.
A grand plan for Tekapo accommodation may be closer to approval.
Bus driver, dairy owner and emergency staff among those who responded to bus crash.
A current staff member will take on the top job at the Mackenzie District Council.
The first round of grants from the Government's $100m tourism infrastructure fund attracted 43 applications for visitor facilities.
Annual book sale raises more than $15,000 for charity, organisers say.
One Timaru Hospital building has been demolished and another is poised to be destroyed at the end of next week..
Women have gathered together to celebrate Suffrage Day in Timaru.
89-year-old artist makes up for lost time after gift reignites his passion for painting.
Candidates tackle equity as last week of campaign begins.
One person flown to Dunedin Hospital with serious injuries after a bus rolled off the road between Geraldine and Fairlie.
Timaru apprentice Brandon Gardner named top telecommunications trainee in a national industry awards.
Rangitata has one of NZ's higher youth enrolment rates, but many voters are yet to enrol.
Lack of support for Easter trading bylaw in Waimate, Mackenzie districts.