Drone footage shows the progress of a new combined school campus on the east side of Christchurch.
"He did things for his country, he gave up things but he also suffered until he died. To me he's a hero.' The whakapapa unit at Te Runanga o Ngai Tahu has spent two years tracing the stories of the men in the Maori Battalion, including a village of 13, who had to chose which seven had to go to war, and a family that lost four sons.
The Shirley Boys' High School rowing team, who were lucky to survive when a 30 metre tall tree crashed onto their boat, retrieved it from the Avon River yesterday. They tell reporter Gordon Findlater about the incident.
It has been all hands on deck to dry out Kyle Park ahead of this weekend's BMXNZ Championship Nationals and South Island Titles - and it is rumoured a helicopter may be called in to help dry out the track.
Canterbury will host 26 of the 48 games for the ICC U19 Cricket World Cup, which starts tomorrow. Reporter Gordon Findlater caught up with some of the players gearing up to compete.
A Christchurch high school has 56 different ethnic groups represented on its roll. Now it has plans to open a multicultural centre that will be open 24/7.
Jim Anderton's will be farewelled at a public funeral, held at 2pm on Thursday.
A building has suffered major damage after a fire ripped through it on Thursday morning.
The city council has diverted tonnes of rubbish away from the dump. So, how have they done this?
These are the intersections that have the most red light runners in Christchurch.