Concerns have been raised about $20,000 worth of Mackenzie District Council funding to develop 3.5 hectares of reserve in Twizel.
South Canterbury Year 12 science students Taylor Gallagher and Jessica Marshall have been selected for two advanced science camps.
Timaru man was momentarily drowning in debt when his monthly bill for the Caroline Bay Trust Aoraki Centre arrived in the mail.
Setting up an email list to send positive reinforcements out to those battling depression has seen two 15-year-olds win an inaugural technology award.
Woman charged with putting needle in strawberry was Timaru faces a second charge for causing loss by deception.
Woodbury School pupils have milked the ultimate recycling project, using 600 plastic bottles to build an igloo at the school.
New Zealand's mental health services will get a more than $9000 boost after eight South Cantabrians conquered five peaks in five days.
Timaru's Theatre Royal will be buzzing with more than 400 carol singers when an annual Christmas concert hits its 51st year.
Basketball player numbers are on a full court charge in South Canterbury.
Waimate's Christmas parade, a lily show and Carols By Candlelight will keep people busy in South Canterbury this weekend.
Mike Duke is looking forward to playing badminton with his children again after being fitted with a bionic hand.
Timaru woman charged with making false complaint over needle found in supermarket strawberry.
Authorities review CCTV footage as they try to piece together events leading to death of little blue penguin.
Rangitata MP Andrew Falloon urges Timaru District Council to abandon TDHL proposal to sell Alpine Energy shares.
A Timaru working group on a mission to spark the beautification of the town centre has the vacant Hydro Grand Hotel spot firmly in its sights and is calling on volunteers to pitch in.
Researcher, photographer and naturalist Hermann Frank has a deep fascination with South Canterbury's limestone landscapes.
Upgrades to Twizel's water supply will not be complete by Christmas.
South Canterbury Lily Society have given lilies a new show to bloom in this weekend.
Safe passageway plan for Timaru in the event of an earthquake altered after concerns about tenants leaving CBD.
Waimate preparing to deck the halls as a traditional Christmas event draws closer.
The damage of drugs, and race-based and social issues in Timaru have all been highlighted as areas of concern by residents surveyed as a part of a national report into the state of the nation.
An almost $200 million difference in the valuation of lines company Alpine Energy has left shareholders questioning the true value of their asset
Timaru actress Jilly James is the first New Zealander to win a globally contested acting scholarship in Hollywood.
Second supermarket forced to pull strawberries from the shelves after the discovery of a needle.
A quake on the Alpine Fault is unlikely to cause a tsunami threat for Timaru but the town is not off the hook for quakes off the Pacific Ocean coast.
Giving toys to struggling families to help them bring Christmas cheer to their children is just one way the South Canterbury community is helping those less fortunate this holiday season.
South Canterbury has a new group of graduate teachers, but teacher shortage remains an ongoing issue.
Irrigation NZ has shifted an irrigation efficiency testing programme into South Canterbury in an effort to help farmers improve their irrigation management.
A former front rower has been appointed the South Canterbury Heartland rugby head coach.
The value of working smoking alarms has been highlighted in a fire callout in Timaru.