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Drone footage shows scale of work on combined QEII school campus

Drone footage shows the progress of a new combined school campus on the east side of Christchurch.

Bus-ted: Nismo the dog catches a free ride

It costs $2.80 for a child and $5.50 for an adult to catch the bus in Rangiora. But there was no charge for Nismo the dog who got on a Metro bus on Southbrook Rd.

Watch: Alleged kale thief, Snapchat recorded pursuit and police dog bites...

An alleged kale thief, a person running a Snapchat commentary while chasing after alleged thief, a police dog and a pair of ripped shorts. Just another typical night on Blenheim Rd.

The Groynes Boat Hire back in business

Phil Hanrahan has a good reason to celebrate.

Public nab alleged car thief

A man was arrested after being grabbed by onlookers after allegedly breaking into cars in Cashmere.

Most popular books at Christchurch libraries revealed

The city council has crunched the numbers and found out what are the most popular books are in their library collection, for adults, young people and children.

‘Be prepared to spend $150k’: Councillor’s advice to residents fighting quarry...

A district councillor says the residents opposed to Fulton Hogan's quarry plans should be prepared to spend $150k to get 'reasonable conditions' on the consent.

Another suburban bank closes

New Brighton residents have been dealt another blow as a second bank announces it will be permanently closing its doors.

Roundabout rabbits given their sentence

The popular rabbits living on busy red zone roundabouts that caused safety concerns have been given their sentence.

Coastal pathway and roading top priorities

The Coastal Pathway and peninsula roading are both key priorities this year.