Monday, December 18, 2017


Dry weather and growth causing fire concerns

Dry weather and long grass are causing concerns for firefighters and the district council.

Still hunting for a Xmas tree?

The Rolleston and Districts Lions Club will be selling wilding pines this weekend to raise funds for St John Selwyn Central.

Even more events this summer in Selwyn

More than 70 district council and community events are planned in Selwyn for the summer.

Weedons just staying in touch on leader board

Weedon's premier cricket team has dropped to fourth on the table after a 14 run loss to Sefton on Saturday.

Raeward Fresh seeks consent to open new store

Prebbleton could get a new Raeward Fresh - located just down the road from green grocer Healthy Harvest Fruit and Veges.

Council crackdown on companies stealing water

The district council is working to tighten up its processes to stop unregistered companies from stealing water.

Man taken to hospital after jet boat crash

Two men had a lucky escape after their jet boat flipped in the Rakaia River after a mechanical failure.

Lincoln Envirotown Trust looking for new chairperson

Selwyn-wide organisation Lincoln Envirotown Trust is on the hunt for a new trustee and chair for its organisation.

Authorities meet about water supply after Port Hills fire

The city's water supply network was the topic of discussion between authorities after February's Port Hills fire.

Motorists urged to stop at poorly visible intersection in Tai Tapu

Police have monitored a busy intersection in Tai Tapu as a result of complaints about its poor visibility.