Saturday, August 19, 2017


Police call off search for missing North Canterbury woman

Police have called off the search for missing North Canterbury woman ​Melissa Jane Dalgety.

School in lockdown due to incident

A North Canterbury school was in lockdown after an incident at a nearby property.

Reward for information in dairy ram-raid

Police are offering a reward for any information regarding the ram-raid of a dairy.

Schools square off for round seven

Christchurch Boys’ High will take on St Bede’s tomorrow in the Connetics first XI football competition.

Rangiora man found dead

A Rangiora man missing for the past few days has been found dead.

Office worker who stole $133k must declare assets

Name suppression lapsed on a office worker who stole $133,000 who must declare her assets.

Police to target winter sport after-match functions

After-match functions during the winter sports season will be targeted in a bid to curb drink driving and road trauma.

Cat stuck in Rangiora restaurant roof

A feline has made himself at home in the roof of a restaurant and not even the lure of food can pry him out.

Rangiora restaurant roof cat gets new home

The cat now has secured himself a new home after being caught in a possum trap.

SH1 will close south of Kaikoura for emergency work

State Highway 1, south of Kaikoura, will be closed to all traffic from March 26 to April 4 to enable emergency slip face stabilisation work to be carried out.